Ram Gopal Varma is accredited with blessing Bollywood with multiple actors over the years. His line of newcomers, who perform out of their skin isn’t something unseen.
One such actor is Vijay Raaz. He made his first entry via Bhopal Express in 1999 and went into start in a titular role in Jungle (2000). He has acted in several movies till date with diverse characters in many of them.
Many know him from his famous rant in the movie Run (2004) in the scene reminding ‘Kauwa Biryani’. Pretty funny, that was, wasn’t it?
Let’s take a look at such glo rious performances of him. Here’s the list of top ten best movies of Vijay Raaz of all time.
10) Mr. Joe B Carvalho (2014)
- A comedy drama movie, this one was directed by Samir Tewari.
- The movie featured Arshad Warsi, Soha Ali Khan, Javed Jaffrey, Vijay Raaz and more in major roles.
- The movie was based on comic theme and had a fun storyline.
9) Dedh Ishqiya (2014)
- A sequel to the hit movie Ishqiya (2010), this was directed by Abhishek Chaubey.
- The movie featured reprised roles of Naseeruddin Shah and Arshad Warsi while Vidya Balan was replaced by Madhuri Dixit and Huma Qureshi.
- The movie had Vijay Raaz play the character of local MLA-gangster Jaan Mohammed.
8) Delhi-6 (2009)
- This one featured the storyline of a man getting acquainted at his ancestral home in Delhi.
- The movie was directed by Rakesh Omprakash Mehra and borrowed the storyline from his kid days at the Chandni Chowk of Delhi.
- The movie featured Abhishek Bachchan and Sonam Kapoor as the leads while Vijay Raaz played the role of an Inspector.
7) Welcome (2007)
- A movie based on comedy drama, this one was directed by Annes Bazmee.
- The movie featured a wide cast of Feroz Khan, Anil Kapoor, Nana Patekar, Akshay Kumar, Paresh Rawal, Katrina Kaif and more.
- Vijay Raaz portrayed the supporting character of a fake director in the movie.
6) Deewane Huye Pagal (2005)
- A romance action comedy themed movie, this one was directed by Vikram Bhatt.
- The movie featured a wide cast of Akshay Kumar, Sunil Shetty, Paresh Rawal, Rimi Sen, Shahid Kapoor and Vijay Raaz.
- The movie was a laughter riot throughout.
5) Bombay to Goa (2007)
- A primetime comedy flick, this one featured all the major stage comedians and more in screen space.
- The movie had Raju Srivastava, Sunil Pal, Vijay Raaz, Asrani and more.
- The movie is worth a watch for its full-on comedy.
4) Dhamaal (2007)
- A comedy film directed by Indra Kumar, this one was the first into the series of Dhamaal.
- The movie featured a cast of Sanjay Dutt, Riteish Deshmukh, Arshad Warsi, Javed Jaffrey, Vijay Raaz and more in the major roles.
- The movie was a full-on entertaining one and grossed top bucks at the box office.
- It later paved the way to Double Dhamaal in 2011.
3) Monsoon Wedding (2001)
- A movie by Mira Nair, this one had the storyline of romantic entaglement during a traditional Punjabi wedding.
- The movie featured Naseruddin Shah, Shefali Shah and Vijay Raaz in major roles.
- The movie opened up to warm applause from the critics and viewers.
2) Delhi Belly (2012)
- A movie by Abhinay Deo, this one was produced by Aamir Khan.
- The movie had a black comedy storyline and featured Imraan Khan, Kunal Roy Kapoor, Vir Das, Shenaz Treasurywala and Vijay Raaz in major roles.
- The movie was a primetime hit and earned the big figure of 100 crores worldwide.
1) Run (2004)
- Nothing beats this one.
- A movie by Jeeva, this one is famed for the comic skills of Vijay Raaz.
- The scene where Vijay Raaz goes through all sorts of problems is a complete laugh riot.
- The movie featured Abhishek Bachchan, Bhumika Chawla, Mukesh Rishi, Vijay Raaz, Mahesh Manjrekar and more.
- The comic portrayal by Vijay Raaz earned him nominations in multiple award show for best actor in comic role.
This man is versatile in every acting aspect. He even has great comic timings. We hope you loved the list, you did, didn’t you?