These Bollywood stars played supporting characters that were more popular than lead roles

Mumbai: There are many such characters in Bollywood films, who are seen along with the lead character. Even if he is the hero’s friend, brother or any of his relatives, he is given a lot of space in the film. Sometimes such roles are also written on the demand of the script, whose importance is not less than the lead role. Characters who appear as supporting roles in the film.

There are many supporting characters in every film. There are some supporting characters without whom the story of the film seems incomplete. There are many such film stars without whom the story of the film cannot be breathed. Among them are many such stars like Arshad Warsi, Deepak Dobriyal and Jim Sarab, around whom the story of the film revolves. Let us know about some such characters.

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Arshad Warsi – (Munnabhai MBBS)
Even though Sanjay Dutt was in the lead role in the film ‘Munnabhai MBBS’. But Arshad Warsi’s character appeared in the film along with Sanjay. Even today, when this film is mentioned, then the name of the circuit definitely comes on the tongue. Arshad Warsi became an overnight star by playing the role of Sarkit in this film directed by Rajkumar Hirani. Despite being in a supporting role, Arshad had expressed his importance in the film with his character.

Sharad Kelkar

Sharad Kelkar is a seasoned actor. (Photo Credits: sharadkelkar/Instagram)

Sharad Kelkar – (Lakshmi)
Sharad Kelkar is a seasoned TV actor. Today he needs no introduction. Some time back, she played the role of Kinnar in Akshay Kumar’s film “Lakshmi”. This was the first film in which a big star was seen in the role of a transgender. Despite Akshay Kumar in the film, Sharad Kelkar was successful in winning the hearts of the audience. His work in the film was highly appreciated. Even though the film proved to be a flop at the ticket window. But Sharad had shown with his work that there was no dearth of acting talent in him.

deepak dobriyal

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Deepak Dobriyal – (Tanu Weds Manu)
By the way, in the film ‘Tanu Weds Manu’, Kangana Ranaut and R Madhavan were seen in the lead roles. But Deepak Dobriyal played a supporting role in the film. In Aanand L Rai’s film “Tanu Weds Manu”, he was seen in the role of Puppy. In the film, Deepak had put such a temper of his comedy that hardly anyone will be able to forget Pappi ji. The film was a super hit but the character of Pappi ji played by Deepka garnered more accolades than the lead role.

Pankaj Tripathi

Pankaj Tripathi is a talented Bollywood actor. (Photo Credits: Instagram @pankajtripathi)

Pankaj Tripathi – (Nil Battey Silence)
Pankaj Tripathi is a different kind of actor. The film in which he is in increases the guarantee of the film being a hit. Even though he is seen in a supporting role in the film, but every character played by him settles in the minds of the people. There are many such films of Hindi cinema which would have probably been incomplete without his character. The characters played by him dominate the rest of the starcast of the film. Then whether it is any character he played in ‘Stree’ or his character played in “Nil Battey Sannata”. Whenever Pankaj Tripathi appears on the screen, everyone’s attention is only on him, in films, he is often seen overshadowing the lead role.

varun shARMA

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Varun Sharma – (Female – Fukrey)
The comic timing of Varun Sharma, who came into the limelight from the film Fukrey, is amazing. He is often seen in a supporting role in the film. Varun Sharma’s character “Chucha” grabbed everyone’s attention even after having seasoned actors like Richa Chadha, Pankaj Tripathi and Ali Fazal in the film ‘Fukrey’. Since then, his character has a different significance in every film. He has registered his presence in many big films till now. Then why shouldn’t she be a ‘woman’? Today he is noticed in the film equal to the lead hero.

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