International Turban Day, started in 2004 to make people aware of Sikh culture, is just 4 days away. Wearing turban is a mandatory part of Sikh religion. Sikhs worldwide organise various events to give information about the turban. To celebrate the International Turban Day, we are listing up few Bollywood stars who have donned the ‘Sikh’ look on screen with utmost perfection!
Bollywood’s ‘Sardar’ characters have always been a hit and Sunny Deol has played it several times. He is undoubtedly Bollywood’s favorite sardar when it comes to portraying a role of a Sikh on screen. Famous for his dialogue ‘dhai kilo ka haath’, Sunny always rocked the show whenever he donned the ‘Sikh’ look.
Gadar – Ek Prem Katha’, ‘Border’, ‘Singh Saab The Great’ and ‘Awara Pagal Deewana’ among others are few of his film that created ripples at the box-office.
One of the fittest actors in Bollywood, Akshay Kumar has donned turban various times on silver screen. Recently, he is getting much praise for his ‘Sikh’ soldier look in ‘Kesari’. Based on the 1897 battle of Saragarhi, Akshay is seen sporting a heavy turban and long beard.
Besides, he played ‘Sikh’ in films like ‘Singh Is Bling’, ‘Singh is King’ and others.
Known for his action stunts, Ajay Devgn surprised the movie lovers when he played role of a Sikh boy in Ashwani Dhir directorial ‘Son Of Sardar’. The film went on to shatter the box-office reports. Ajay Devgn was seen in a hilarious role in the movie.
Saif Ali Khan
Romantic actor impressed the movie lovers when he played the role of a Sikh lover in Love Aaj Kal. Unexpectedly, Saif played the role of a sardar with utmost perfection.
Ranbir Kapoor gets the tag of the most versatile actor after he portrayed the role of a Sikh salesman in Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year. The turbaned look surely suited him as bagged much applause from the audience.
Who according to you donned the ‘Sikh’ look on screen with utmost perfection? You can post your answers in comments section below.