Abhishek Bachchan plays double role in Happy New Year wherein, Nandu Bhide is a positive character while, the other named Vicky is a negative one.
Abhishek Bachchan played both the roles quite convincingly in Happy New Year and received much accolades for that too.
Interestingly, there were a couple of films in which Abhishek Bachchan's father Amitabh Bachchan also has played double roles, that too one positive and the other negative.
One of the biggest blockbuster of all times, Don (1978) presented Amitabh Bachchan in double roles as one of the role was of a mafia don and the other character was an innocent villager.
Another Bollywood film in which Abhishek Bachchan's daddy played double role was Satte Pe Satta which also showed the mega star in two opposite shades as one character was a kind-hearted man and the other was a dangerous goon.
Daddy Amitabh Bachchan having offered two hits playing double roles of two opposite characters, this time son Abhishek Bachchan has tried something similar in Happy New Year and apparently, the trick clicked this time too.
Although, Abhishek Bachchan was not the only lead character, unlike his father, Abhishek as Nandu Bhide and Vicky in Happy New Year offered an important aspect in the film.
There are a number of other Bollywood films where we have seen characters playing double role with two opposite shades. Check slider to know some of them...
Abhishek Bachchan In Happy New Year
Abhishek Bachchan as illiterate Nandu and son of a millionaire Vicky in Happy New Year. While, Nandu is a good-by-heart guy, Vicky is one arrogant son of a millionaire with evil mind.
Amitabh Bachchan In Don
Amitabh Bachchan as a powerful mafia don and the other is a innocent man from a village who loves to chew pan.
Amitabh Bachchan In Satte Pe Satta
Amitabh Bachchan plays a sweet and caring man who wants his lady love into his life while, the other role is of a dangerous good who can take away lives anytime.
Shahid Kapoor In Kaminey
Shahid Kapoor also has played double roles in Kaminey wherein one Shahid is a good decent guy who eventually dies and the other is a drug peddler.
Shahrukh Khan In Duplicate
Shahrukh Khan also did not miss playing double roles as he is seen as a psycho goon in one role and as a sweet child-like guy in another role in the movie Duplicate.
Paresh Rawal In Andaaz Apna Apna
Veteran actor Paresh Rawal was seen in a double role with opposite shades in the film Andaaz Apna Apna where one is a rich but good man while the other is a wanna be rich bad man.
Arjun Kapoor In Aurangzeb
Arjun Kapoor was seen in a powerful film Aurangzeb in which he played double roles which also had two opposite characteristics.
Akshay Kumar In Khiladi 420
Akshay Kumar who is known as the Khiladi of Bollywood was seen both as antagonist as well as protagonist in the film Khiladi 420 as one role was of a lover boy while, the other was a killer.