Many of northeast actors and actresses displayed their talents and performed very well in Bollywood. These are some of the actors and actresses who made it big in Mainstream cinema.
1. Andrea Tariang from Shillong was seen in “PINK” a Shoojit sircar’s film, sharing screen with Amitabh bachchan.
2. Bijou Thaangjam from Imphal was seen in many films, like Pradeep Ingole’s Robinhood ke pote, Mary Kom, Sanjib Dey’s III Smoking barrels, Gitanjali Sinha’s Karma Cafe and also as a very Important role in Ajay Devgn‘s Shivaay and Shubham Singh‘s Penalty.
3. Chuzho Zhokhoi from Dimapur was seen in many films like Force-2,little Boy south Indian Movies sharing screen with John Abraham and Sonakshi Sinha.
4. Devi Dolo from Itanagar worked in Ashutosh Gowarikar – Mohenjo Daro.
5. Diganta Hazarika from Guwahati was in Ashutosh Gowariker’s Mohenjo Daro sharing screen with Hrithik Roshan
6. Kenny Basumatry from Guwahati was seen in Tigmanshu Dulhia’s Yaara sharing screen with Amit Saad, Vidyut jamwal and Shruti hassan.
7. Lin Laishram From Imphal was seen in many films as one of the important role in Vishal Bradhwaj‘s Rangoon sharing screen with Saif Ali Khan, Shahid Kapoor and Kangana. also she was seen in Prashant Nair‘s Film Umrika opposite Prateik Babbar , starring Life of pi fame Suraj Sharma and also Adil Hussain.
8. Monsoon Boruah From Guwahati Debuted as the leading lady in “Chinese Bhasad” and she was also seen in many films like, Mission Mangal and fukrey returns.
9. Riken Ngomle from Itanagar was seen in Anurag Basu “Jagga Jasoos” sharing screen with Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif.
10. Siddharth Boro from Guwahati and ex-Mr Northeast, debuted in Sanjib dey’s III smoking barrels as the lead and he is known for Aamis films.