5. Makarand Deshpande
He is an actor, director, and writer, known for his supporting roles in films like Swades, Makdee. His contribution to Indian theater is unparalleled, he has directed 40-full length plays and around 50 short plays.
4. Anupam Kher
This man has appeared in over 500 movies in various languages. He can do comedy, tragedy, negative roles, pretty versatile. Anupam Kher has also held the position of the chairman of National School of Drama.
3. Pankaj Kapoor
Many people call him the walking acting institution. He is a three-time National Award winner and father of the talented actor, Shahid Kapoor.
2. Boman Irani
Before entering Bollywood, he worked as a waiter and as a photographer. He pursued acting as a career pretty late, at an age when many people would give up their acting dreams. But once he entered the industry there was no turning back for him. His memorable films include 3 Idiots, Munna Bhai MBBS, Lage Raho Munna Bhai, Khosla Ka Ghosla.
1. Nana Patekar
His father loved plays and that’s how his interest developed in acting. The only actor to win a Filmfare Award for the best supporting actor, best actor, and best villain. That shows his versatility.