Every fan follower in our country picks up some or the other style of their favourite celebs. But only a few handpicked celebrities become major trendsetters in Bollywood. Whatever they wear on-screen or off-screen instantly becomes the trend across the country.
When it comes to fashion, most of us look up to Bollywood beauties and hunks. They not only become the trendsetters in Bollywood and fashion world but in real world as well. For example, Amitabh Bachchan's angry young man look became a rage across the nation. Anyone and everyone during that time was seen sporting his hairstyle.
In today's time, there is a lot of competition in Bollywood and everyone is trying to create their own trademark in the industry. It takes a lot of effort to stand out among the crowd. Only some celebs have been lucky enough or talented enough to leave a distinctive mark in the industry and have become Bollywood's trendsetters.
Lets jog down the memory lane and list out some actors who have managed to become the trendsetters of Bollywood.
Big B immortalized the persona of 'angry young man' in 70's which could never be carried forward by anyone. From romantic hero to the rebellious, unemployed angry young man out to get justice. His hairstyle in the yesteryears became a huge rage across the nation, even his present look of black hair with white beard is widely seen across the country. This man is an ageless trendsetter.
Shah Rukh Khan
Shahrukh and romance, the combination is magical. He is the Baadshah of romance. One can't just ignore the passion and romance that Shah Rukh Khan showers in his films!
She is one of the most stylish actresses in reel and real life too. Long T-shirts with patialas became a rage with the youngsters after she sported that look in her film Jab We Met.
The status of sci-fi films and concept of superhero in Indian cinema was not so developed till Koi...Mil Gaya & Krrish happened. Hrithik Roshan soon became the face of the Indian superhero.
Superstar Akshay Kumar has always been associated with dare devilry stunts whether it was jumping off from sky-scrapper or hanging from a helicopter, he has done it all.
She faced a lot of flak for her fashion sense when she entered. But, today she is the trendsetter in Bollywood. It is Vidya who got the quintessential sari back in fashion. Her over-sized glasses from ‘No One Killed Jessica' became so popular that even B-town celebs started sporting it.
He is considered the king of comic heroes. The world made merry at his antics and wit. His movies still generates a lot of interest with his 'only-Govinda-can-do-this' kind of comedy.
Mithun who with his pelvic thrusts and energetic moves made 'Disco' a cult in Indian cinema. Bollywood still swears by his style of dancing. In those days he had a huge fan following as a 'Dancing' star.
He is known as 'Serial Kisser' of Bollywood courtesy his one kiss per movie.