In the thrilling world of Bollywood, we’re accustomed to seeing heroes saving the day, right? They’re the ones we cheer for, the ones we expect to shine the brightest. But, hold on a moment! Something different has been happening lately. In 2023, some Bollywood movies introduced us to villains who simply stole the show!
Usually, heroes take the spotlight. They’re the heart of the story, and we’re meant to root for them. However, these new villains? They possess a charm and strength that make them stand out. Here are 5 powerful villains of 2023 who have the ability to overshadow the heroes and steal their thunder.
John Abraham in Pathaan
John Abraham’s portrayal of Jim, the antagonist facing off against SRK’s character in ‘Pathaan,’ undeniably stole the limelight in almost every frame they shared. Jim’s character received immense love, sparking fervent demands from fans for another spy movie delving into Jim’s backstory.
Sunny Hinduja in Shehzada
Despite the underperformance of ‘Shehzada’ at the box office, Sunny Hinduja’s performance garnered significant attention in ‘Family Man Season 2,’ ‘Sandeep Bhaiya,’ and ‘Aspirants.’ His portrayal managed to outshine Kartik Aaryan in multiple scenes.
Emraan Hashmi in Tiger 3
In ‘Tiger 3,’ Emraan Hashmi finally received the recognition he deserved. Playing the menacing Aatish, Emraan’s performance stood out, surpassing even Salman Khan’s portrayal in the film.
Bobby Deol in Animal
Even before its release, ‘Animal’s’ trailer hinted at Bobby Deol’s character stealing the spotlight from Ranbir Kapoor’s lead role. Despite the trailer’s focus on Ranbir, Bobby’s brief appearance intrigued everyone, hinting at a remarkable portrayal.
Manish Wadhwa in Gadar 2
In ‘Gadar 2,’ Manish Wadhwa’s depiction of Pakistani Major General Hamid Iqbal overshadowed both Sunny Deol and Utkarsh Sharma. Wadhwa’s performance shone brightly, capturing the audience’s attention amidst the ensemble cast.
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