While various actors in the industry shot to immense fame and popularity overnight, there exist some celebrities who failed to get the fame and recognition they deserve.
Being a celeb comes with its perks and drawbacks and it is certainly not everyone’s cup of tea to be able to sustain in the industry. Amongst such actors, exists the name of actor Abhay Deol.
The actor has worked immensely hard to be able to attain a good position in the industry. So, we have collected a list of brilliant works by the actor that truly make him amongst one of the offbeat actors of the industry. Let’s have a look:
Ek Chalis Ki Last Local
This adventure comedy and a thriller film revolved around the lives of two people who miss upon their train that turned out to be the biggest bliss of their lives. Starting with 70 rs in their pocket, they end up owning a whopping amount of 2.5 crores in just one night.
The character of Nilesh Rastogi was played by the actor Abhay Deol. Though the film wasn’t able to gross much on the box office, it’s still considered one of the cult classics of Bollywood.
Manorma Six feet under
If you haven’t seen this movie yet, then we recommend you to watch this cult classic of the actor at least once! This 2007 thriller film happens to revolve around a detective who gets trapped in lies, murder, and deceit.
The role of this detective, Satyaveer Randhawa was portrayed by the actor Abhay Deol. Apart from Abhay, various other prominent faces from the industry were seen in the movie including actors like Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Gul Panag, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, etc.
The acting skill of the actor in the movie makes this one worth a watch.
Oye Lucky Lucky Oye
Well, this is certainly one of the most loved movies of the actor to date! A great film with a brilliant plot, characters, and most importantly, Abhay Deol. Abhay was entitled to play Sunny Arora, a “super-chor”, originally from Vikaspuri, Delhi.
The film revolves around the unique style of robberies conducted by the actor not for necessity but just out of the fun. Based upon the real-life story of Devinder Singh, this movie happens to be one of the brilliant performances of the actor.
Tauba Tera Jalwa, Tauba Tera Pyaar, Tera emotional Atyachaar!! This 2009 black romantic comedy film was based upon a classic Bengali novel named Devdas.
This film could ideally be referred to as the modern version of Devdas and the performance of Abhay in the titular role as Devendra Singh/ Dev Dhillon in the film was truly loved by the audiences.
The film was divided into various segments which portrayed the story from each character’s point of view. The various characters, cast, and story plot of the movie was a complete package of entertainment and made Abhay gain fame as one of the offbeat actors of the industry.
Featured at Toronto Film Festival, this 2009 Indian road movie revolves around a restless man, who eagerly tries and wishes to escape his father’s faltering hair oil business.
The main protagonist of Vishnu in the movie was played by the actor Abhay Deol. Made on a budget of 8 crores, this film was not able to gross much at the box office and was declared as a disaster by the box office.
However, the performance of the actor in the film was truly worth praise and remains one of his offbeat performances in the movies.
Are you also amongst the ones who went crazy after looking at the dashing appearance of the actor in the movie? Well, we certainly couldn’t blame Sonam for falling for him at the first glance in the movie.
His mesmerizing looks, bold personality, and strong character in the movie made all the fans go weak on their knees.
Though the actor ended up a tragic end in the movie, his short flick as Jasjeet Singh Shergil that is, Sonam’s love interest in the movie was truly loved by the audiences.
This 2012 political thriller film was based upon a french movie and performed moderately at the box office.
Though there were various renowned actors in the movie, the performance of Abhay Deol as T. A. Krishnan, a senior IAS official was truly loved by the audiences making him one of the offbeat actors of the industry.
Well, which one do you like? Do let us know your favorite movie of the actor in the comments below. For more updates, keep following the desi humor.