Abhay Deol has a quiet persona but he makes his voice heard through the powerful characters that he portrays. His unconventional charm makes him all the more adorable. His films garner critical appreciation and why shouldn’t they, he is an actor with a storehouse of talent.
And here’s proof to show you what a versatile actor he is. Let’s look at some of his memorable characters as we go down the memory lane.
1. This was Abhay’s debut film and he won a lot of critical appreciation for it.
2. Remember him doing Salsa to that famous song ‘pyaar ki ek khahani suno’?
3. A regular IT guy whose life changes because he misses a train!
4. This movie won at the Mahindra Indo-American Arts Council Film Festival in New York and Abhay won the best actor award for it.
5. A black comedy, Abhay made us laugh with his character of a charming chor.
6. The movie is an adaptation of a classic Bengali novel ‘Devdas’ and Abhay was praised for his outstanding performance.
7. Arjun won our hearts with how he always had Aisha’s back and even scolded her when she went wrong. Absolutely charming!
8. Kabir was that sensible one and he easily became our favourite.
9. ‘Shanghai’ was a political thriller and Abhay nailed his character as a non-corrupt IAS officer.
10. A small role but it had such a huge impact. His presence changed the energy of the film.
11. Even in his latest stint as Bilal, Abhay managed to win hearts with this rom-com.
See the versatility? When you see him on screen, you see the talent and conviction of his characters. He enthralls you with his powerful performances. Not only that but he has also done justice to all his roles. If you have missed any of his films, please go and watch them, they are a revelation!
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