Actors Trained in Martial Artists:
Along with acting, several other skills are required and are considered for the role. We have seen a lot of Bollywood movies with Action sequences in it. These Bollywood actors can skillfully perform these scenes because they are trained in Martial Arts. They devote their energy and time towards practicing this skill for their roles in the movies.
1. Tiger Shroff
For his role in the movie Heropanti, he has been trained in gymnastics and martial arts. Although, he is practicing this skill from childhood itself.
2. John Abraham
For his role in Race 2, he was trained in MMA- mixed martial art. There was a scene in the movie where he had to do the cage fighting and that’s when it was required.
3. Deepika Padukone
Deepika was trained in Jiu-Jitsu for her role in the movie Chandni Chowk To China. Jiu-Jitsu is a Japanese Martial art and method of close combat.
4. Akshay Kumar
Popularly known as the Khilad pf Bollywood, is trained in Muay Thai, a martial art form of Thailand. The actor also encourages youngsters to learn a martial art for fitness and safety.
5. Vidyut Jammwal
Khuda Hafiz actor Vidyut Jamwal is a practitioner of Kalaripayattu- a martial art form from Kerala. He started the practice of Martial Arts from the age of 4.
6. Shilpa Shetty
You will be amazed to know that she is a black belt in karate, and has also trained herself in Martial arts since a very young age.
7. Aishwarya Rai
For her role in the movie Robot, she was taught ass-kicking by Martial arts teacher”Karate” Rames.
Many people know that he is very active in sports and he co-owns Super Fighter League (SFL) team ‘Haryana Sultans’. He is a pro at Gatka, a martial art form he learned for Saragarhi