Top 10 Dancers in India
A dancer is a person who dances professionally in front of everyone. These days most of the people's profession has become dancers as they are immensely talented, but somehow their talent becomes hidden because of their personal reasons.
In India, dancers come from different states with their own styles such as classical, hip-hop, contemporary, Bollywood, robotic, a mixture of two-three styles, and many more. Dance is an art and a way of communication and expression. Below are the top 10 dancers in India:
1. Hritik Roshan
Hritik Roshan is a versatile dancer in Bollywood and, in fact, in India. He is known for his dancing skills and is popularly known as the "Greek god" for his handsomeness and perfectionist acting on stage and on-screen.
He started his debut acting in the film "kaho na pyaar hai" in 2000, for which he received several awards and popularity for his acting and dance performance. His famous moves got people's eyes stuck on him. Later on, he started getting films and became the highest-paid actor in Bollywood. He was also a judge of the dance show "just dance". He has drawn Hritik's signature moves and stuns his fans with his killer steps.
2. Tiger Shroff
Tiger Shroff is not only an actor but also a martial artist and dancer. He is known as the "youngest action hero of India". His dance is amazing and has a very fluid and graceful flow. Shroff is a big fan of Michael Jackson and draws his ideal and inspiration dancing from Hritik Roshan. He also worked with Hritik Roshan in the movie "war".
Youngsters are crazy for his stunt and dance. He also shares dance performances and different stunt videos on his account. People also follow him. He has worked in a selected number of films and delivered his talent by performing flawless dance and action stunts. His debut film was "heropanti," and he was applauded for his dance moves. More dance performance was seen in the films such as "Student of the year 2" and "Baaghi".
3. Prabhu Deva
Prabhu Deva is an Indian Choreographer, director, producer, and actor who worked in Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi language films. Prabhu has performed and designed a variety of dance styles and won billion of hearts from his popular songs in the early 90s. He has won two national film awards for best choreography. In 2019, he was honored with the Padma Shri awards for his contribution to dancing.
He has also learned Indian classical dance forms. His epic dance moves in Que sera sera in Pukar, Muqabala, oorvasi Oorvasi, go go Govinda, and action Jackson theme song made people astonished. His recent dance in ABCD, ABCD 2, and wanted was also applauded. Prabhu is known as "India Michael Jackson". He is the most humble and down-to-earth artist in the industry.
4. Dharmesh Yelande
Dharmesh Yelande is an Indian dancer and choreographer. He got fame in the dance reality show where he participated and did other dance shows too, and eventually, he was hired as a choreographer by Farah Khan in the movie 'Tees Maar Khan'. After then he did his debut film in anybody can Dance-ABCD and then did sequence ABCD 2 and Street dancer 3D.
He got his inspiration from popular dance icons Remo D'Souza and Prabhu Deva. Dharmesh has learned Bharatanatyam and breakdance. Now he has his own dance academy D'Virus and also judges dance reality shows.
He is an inspiration to all the youth of India as he used to work with his father in a tea stall and got success in dance because of his immense talent.
5. Shahid Kapoor
Shahid Kapoor is an Indian actor. He started his career as a background dancer in the 90s. After that, he was featured in music videos and television commercials. His first debut in acting was in the film Ishq Vishk, and for that, he got a Filmfare award. Kapoor started his dance career at the age of 10 and joined Shimak Davar's dance academy.
He also judged dance reality show. One of the best performances in dance was in the movie Jab We met, Chance Pe Dance, Kaminey, R. Rajkumar, and many more. Besides this, his acting in Kabir Singh, Udta Punjab, Haider, Padmaavat, and many others is unforgettable.
6. Raghav Juyal
Raghav Juayal is an immensely talented man. He is an Indian dancer, actor, choreographer, and television presenter. He gave an audition on one of the dance reality shows and touched hearts of million people all over the world because of his unique style of dance. He is popularly known as CrocRoaz and is also called the king of slow motion. After that, he did many reality shows and got more fame.
Later on, he was seen in the film ABCD series, Nawabzaade, and street dance 3D. Not only films, but he also got the chance to host reality shows. People follow his move and signature style.
7. Terence Lewis
Terence Lewis is an Indian dancer, choreographer specializing in contemporary dance style. He runs an academy called 'Terence Lewis contemporary dance company'. Lewis has judged many dance reality shows and choreographed numerous Bollywood films such as Lagaan, Jhankar beats, and Galiyon ki Raas Leela ram Leela apart from stage shows and music videos musicals, and national and international dance competitions.
Lewis also conducts contemporary dance workshops around the world. He also choreographed Disney India's first theater production, beauty, and beast. He has a versatile, sensual dance style that attracts millions of people's hearts and minds.
8. Shakti Mohan
Shakti Mohan is an Indian dancer, choreographer, and television personality. She is an excellent female dancer in India. Mohan is a trained contemporary artist and learned from the Terence Lewis dance foundation contemporary scholarship trust. She got popular after winning a dance reality show, and after that, her journey kept on upgrading. Mohan then acted in the drama series Dil Dosti dance and high school musical. Her first song, which she choreographed, is Nainowalo ne.
After that, Shakti choreographed many films such as Tees Maar Khan, Samrat, Dhoom 3, Kanchi, and many others. Now she runs her own dance academy by the name of Nritya Shakti. She is also seen in music videos, televisions for her graceful dance moves.
9. Remo D'Souza
Remo D'Souza is an Indian dancer, actor, choreographer, director, and producer. He is one of the famous celebrity figures. Remo made his television debut by judging and training dance reality show with two other choreographers. Then he ventured to become a director, and his directorial debut film was FALTU which revived positive reviews from people.
Moreover, he directed other films such as ABCD, ABCD2, and street dancer 3D. These films also got positive responses and earned several awards. He choreographed Bollywood films like 'yeh jawani hai deewani', 'bajiroa mastani', 'kalank', 'student of the year', and many more. These films got awarded (Filmfare, zee cine awards international Indian film academy awards among others) for his choreography.
10. Nora Fatehi
Nora Fatehi is a Canadian dancer, model, actress, singer, and producer who works in the Indian film industry. In a short span, she made huge followers on social media for her dancing skill. She was a contestant in Bigg boss and participated in a dance reality show too. After that, she was launched in a song, 'Dilbar', that crossed 20 million views in only 24 hours of its release on YouTube. She mesmerized the audience with her remarkable moves.
Her other projects include Roar, Mr. X, bahubali: the beginning, batla house, street dance 3D, kick 2, and so on.