Bollywood has given us versatile actors who have essayed multiple distinct roles throughout their acting careers. From playing the character of soldiers, robots, transgenders and many more, they have proven their versatility every now and then.
As we celebrate Teachers day today, let’s take a look at actors who have delivered some of the most memorable roles as teachers in Bollywood.
Cherishing 7 Inspiring characters of teachers from Bollywood
Aamir Khan from Taare Zameen Par
Teachers day might seem incomplete to leave this gem of a role behind. Aamir Khan justified his tag of being Mr. Perfectionist as he turned out to be the best teacher for a student with special needs. We have grown up watching Taare Zameen Par and have been moved every time we watch it. Aamir Khan playing the role of the most loved teacher in Taare Zameen Par will forever be remembered for its distinction and perfectly balancing the need of proper educational guidance with humor and comedy.
Hrithik Roshan in Super 30
We didn’t ever think learning tough subjects can be taught with such ease. Hrithik Roshan plays the role Anand Kumar who guides and educates 30 students to attempt the IIT exam. The actor has perfectly portrayed the role of a dedicated teacher who goes through challenges to prepare his students for one of the toughest exams.
Rani Mukerji in Hichki
Rani Mukerji proved her versatility when she essayed the character of a teacher with a tourette syndrome. Despite facing several rejections and being mocked by her students for her syndrome, she tries to do everything under her potential to raise her students to become their best.
Varun Dhawan from Bawaal
Bawaal was recently released and Varun Dhawan has essayed the role of a teacher. Varun, as a teacher, goes out of his way to teach his students about the World War 2 from its original place. Along with his wife, he goes all the way to Europe and gives a virtual tour of the place to his students so that they get a virtual, but real life experience about the happenings of WW2.
Amitabh Bachchan in Jhund
Well, sports is also an essential part of teaching and Amitabh Bachchan in Jhund, has essayed the character of a sports coach who creates a football team of the children dwelling in the slum. With the kind of motivation, story building, narrative and not to forget Big B’s classic presence, the role could have only been aced by him.
Shahid Kapoor from Paathshaala
On the ocassion of teachers day, it wouldn’t be fair to forget one of most cherry teachers, aka Shahid Kapoor from Paathshaala. Playing a music teacher in a school, he instantly builds rapport with his students. Not just this, he also made us fall in love with music and his way of teaching. The film revolves around an important issue and Shahid’s character is just the cherry on top.
Shabana Azmi in Chalk n Duster
Known for her versatility, Shabana Azmi yet again proves herself with her glorious acting skills in Chalk n’ Duster. The film, is a must watch on the occassion of teachers day and the pivotal role played by none other than Shabana Azmi cannot be missed at any cost. She plays an active role in highlighting the problems of teachers and students in the educational system.
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