Blessings from Gujarat to Bollywood. Finest actors who come from Gujarati background.


Hey Readers! Welcome back to Desi Humor. Gujarat is the state of talent. It has given the nation really well-recognized names in almost all sectors. Be it the Prime Minister or the exam topper, Gujarat has them all. When on one hand the most prominent IIM Ahmedabad and IIT Gandhinagar give out masterminds without fail, Gujarat has marked its name in the entertainment industry as well. 

Gujarati people are very humble and kind. They have a very attractive vibe within them. The state has a lot to say about history and it’s a natural beauty. From maintaining cultural records to cleanliness records, Gujarat has surely grown a lot. 

So today, we bring to you 20 celebrities from Bollywood, who are a blessing from the land of the legends. 

1. Sanjay Leela Bhansali

Who is unknown to this name? He is a multi-talented professional in the industry. Every celebrity is willing to be a part of his project and fans curiously wait for his movies the whole year. He has so attached to his roots that his family prefers Gujrati over Hindi. 

2. Manoj Joshi

Mr. Joshi is a very fine actor in Bollywood. His dialogue delivery does absolute justice to him being a Gujarati. He started with theaters and did quite well in the industry. 

3. Supriya Pathak

Recall her awestruck acting from Ramleela. No words can match up to the appreciation her talent deserves. She gave us the most unforgettable character “Hansa” via a very popular TV sitcom “khichdi”.

4. Sharman Joshi

It’s rare to find a person who isn’t inspired by Raju Rastogi. Well, he needs no words; His skills speak well for him. 

5. Karishma Tanna

The tall, beautiful and talented model Karishma also has her roots in Gujarat. Her debut movie brought an amount as huge as 100crores on the box office. What better start can she have? 

6. Upen Patel

The handsome hunk Upen Patel is a talented Gujarati too. He was seen in Big Boss 8 and has done various worthy projects in the industry. 

7. Shruti Seth

The Shararat fame Shruti has paid off all the respect to her state. Her talent is a matter of pride. 

8. Daisy Shah

The very beautiful lady introduced to the industry by Salman Khan is also a native of Gujarat. Her debut movie Jai Ho performed very well on the box office. 

9. Alka Yagnik

The most beautiful voice and an equally beautiful soul. This talented lady is no less than a blessing to the industry from Gujarat. 

10. Amit Trivedi

Does he need an introduction? He is the definition to modern yet soulful music. His roots belong to Gujarat. 

11. Alia Bhatt

Yet another beauty from the state. Also, Mahesh Bhatt is a great professional of the same descent. 

12. Salim – Suleiman

These music composers have impactfully marked their presence in Bollywood and also have the same dedication towards their state. They have composed a few Gujarati tracks too. 

13. Sajid Nadiadwala

His impeccable works have left no requirements for introduction to him. The nation awaits for more beauty from his end. 

14. Ratna Pathak Shah

Is rare when someone delivers a character that is remembered long after the show ends. Her work as Maya Sarabhai in the very known show “Sarabhai vs Sarabhai” is the inspiration for success. 

15. Prachi Desai

This incredibly cute Diva belongs to Gujarat. She is all about her skills, her cuteness is a bonus. 

16. Paresh Rawal

Paresh Rawal has set the perfection goals in the industry. All his movies are a must-watch entertainment. 

17. Boman Irani

Yet another synonym to perfection. Boman gives out the Gujarati vibes undoubtedly. 

18. Sachin – Jigar

This duo has provided Bollywood some remarkable vocal pieces. Their work has been praised since forever. 

19. Homi Adajania

The name behind Deepika’s life-changing movie ‘Cocktail’. This Gujarati man is very kind to his staff and folks. 

20. Darshan Jarivala

The real standards of fine acting are set by this very renowned Gujarati. He has also been a part of Gujarati blockbuster “Bey Yaar”.


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