In Bollywood movies, besides the storyline, if there's another thing that makes it more exciting, then it is the song and dance performances in the film. While a few actors have already impressed us with their dancing skills and we know that they are trained dancers, there are few other actors that have come as a surprise to us.
Here's a list of B-town celebs that we didn't know were trained dancers too.1. Vikrant Massey
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Vikrant Massey began his career in the TV industry and then ventured into Bollywood with a great movie like Lootera. Besides being a stellar actor, Vikrant is also a trained ballet dancer and has been taught this art form by Shiamak Davar. Not just that, Massey acted as a choreographer in one of his shows called Dhoom Machao Dhoom.
This will come as a surprise but even Rajkummar Rao is a trained dancer. After giving such impactful performances in movies like Shahid and Newton, the actor has left no stone unturned with his acting chops. The actor was trained in dancing at a very young age and has also learnt martial arts. Way to go, Rao!
Every millennial is inspired by Vicky Kaushal and his acting skills in movies like Masaaan and URI: The Surgical Strike made him establish his name in the industry. But he didn't stop there and has proven his prowess even in the dancing arena. This fine actor once revealed that he is a trained dancer too and has participated in various events as well.
Late actor Sushant Singh Rajput started his career in the TV industry. But before making it big as a star, Sushant was a part of Shiamak Davar's dance troupe and had attended many events. In fact, the actor was also seen in Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's dance performance at the Commonwealth Games in 2010. Aishwarya recently paid a tribute to him on her Instagram story.
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Radhika Apte's acting talent on screen is incomparable but let us also tell you, that even she is a trained dancer and has received many accolades for her performances. She is a trained kathak dancer. Not just that, she has also learnt contemporary dance form in London. The actor has already impressed us with her acting chops, but if she does shake a leg on-screen, everyone will certainly be amazed.
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Tapsee Pannu is an outstanding actress that we have seen. A quick look at her background and you would know that Tapsee is also an engineering student and has worked as a software engineer. That's not all about her. Tapsee is a trained Bharatnatyam dancer and is said to have participated in multiple inter-school competitions.