Bollywood actors

Bollywood actors who are also poets

Our film industry has a long list of multi-talented actors. They are not only phenomenal performers but they are good at other artistic fields like poetry, singing, painting etc. As the world celebrates Poetry Day today, let’s look at the celebrities who are also great poets.

Amitabh Bachchan

Well, we can’t start our list without mentioning Big B! Amitabh Bachchan, the megastar of the century and the son of famous writer Harivansh Rai Bachchan, is a poet and he posts renditions of his work on social media.

Shweta Tripathi

A top choice of filmmakers today, Shweta Tripathi has proven herself to be a reliable actress. The actress and poet is featured in many videos, and her recent “Tum Ladki Ho” caught everyone’s attention.

Sushmita Sen

Sushmita Sen is all GOALS! The former Miss Universe often uses her social media pages to treat her fans to her poetic vision.

Glittering Khanna

A big name in the world of literature, Twinkle Khanna is not only a famous author and columnist, but she is also a poet. His official social media handles give insight into his poetic talents.

Farhan Aktar

We have yet to find an area in which Farhan Akhtar cannot excel. He is an actor, writer, singer, director, producer and also a poet! The son of legendary writer Javed Akhtar gives his poems a mystical charm.

Ayushmann Khurrana

Known for his unconventional roles, Ayushmann Khurrana often shares his wisdom through his lyrics. Apart from writing lyrics for his songs, he is also proficient in Hindi, Urdu and Punjabi when it comes to poetry.

Manav Kaoul

Acclaimed writer and actor Manav Kaul has many poems and books on his credit list. Balancing both the literary world and the theatrical world, he is an industry prodigy.

Siddhan Chaturvedi

Siddhant Chaturvedi, who made his debut as a rapper in Ravine Boy, is a poet in real life. For the uninitiated, as part of preparing his character before making films, he jots down a few lines before going to the floors.

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