Rajkummar Rao is an Indian actor who is a National Film Award winner and known for his in-depth natural acting. An FTII graduate, Rajkummar Rao gained acclaim after appearing in Dibaker Banerjee’s Love Sex Aur Dhokha, then won National Film Award for Shahid. His top 10 movies are-
- TRAPPED (2016)
Trapped is the story of Shaurya who is stuck in an abandoned building’s locked flat and the light goes off. There is no network and no food and water which creates a survival problem for him. How he manages to survive and get out of his apartment forms the plot.
- KAI PO CHE! (2013)
Kai Po Che! Is the story of three friends Ishaan, Omi and Govind. Ishaan is a cricketer, Omi is politically active while Govind is just trying to manage his living. Together they open a sports shop but their life is affected by earthquake and Gujarat riots.
- SHAHID (2013)
The film is a biography of advocate Shahid Azmi who spent a short span in jail for his terrorist activities but later become a famous advocate which lead to his death. Rajkummar Rao appeared as Shahid and won National Film Award for his performance.
- OMERTA (2017)
Omerta is a biographical film of terrorist Omar Siddiqui who was the mastermind behind India’s Mumbai Attacks. How he comes to hate the world due to his religious motives forms the plot. Rajkummar Rao gained critical acclaim for his role as Omar Siddiqui.
- NEWTON (2017)
Newton is the story of Newton Kumar, an officer in charge of conducting voting in tribal areas of Chhatisgarh. He is accompanied by an army officer who doesn’t want to get in his way but does so without knowing so.
- JUDGEMENTAL HAI KYA (2019)
Bobby is a girl with a troubled childhood and voice actor. She witnesses the murder of her neighbor by the hands of her husband but no one believes her. Later she also becomes delusional but all come rushing back when she encounters that same man as the husband of her cousin.
- BAREILLY KI BARFI (2017)
Chirag Dubey loves Bitti but could not tell her because of some situations. He contacts his friend Pritam Vidrohi to act as the writer of a book that Bitti loves and thinks that he has written it. But Chirag has written it. How they come together forms the plot of the film.
- CITYLIGHTS (2014)
Deepak Singh comes to Mumbai city in search of bread and butter and gets involved in the illegal matter of money which costs him his life in the end. He is just trying to leave something good for his wife and child.
- RAGINI MMS (2011)
Uday and Ragini enter an abandoned house to have a night out away from the city and get romantic. But things start to go haywire when a haunting presence is felt by both.
- LOVE SEX AUR DHOKHA (2010)
The film tells three stories and in one of the stories, a surveillance manager of a store woos the store worker and has sex with her. Later he spreads the MMS of that footage to gain money. What happens then forms the plot of the film.