Rajkumar Rao made his debut ten years ago but it was recently his talent was recognised widely. In last 5 years he was part of 15 movies, most of it he had starring as the lead actor. He won many Filmfare, Star Screen and Zee cine awards. He is also recipient of National Award and Dadasaheb Palke Excellence Award, is only given to best artist of the industry. Rajkumar Rao had made more then 30 movies, here is his 10 best movies of Rajkumar Rao.
The actor’s first of many collaboration with director Hansal Mehta came with the biographical drama film based on the life of lawyer and human right activist Shahid Azmi. This film was screened at film festival in toronto, New York.
Kai Po Che! (2013)
2013 was the year when the success of Rajkumar Rao begins. Kai Po Che! starring was Rajkumar Rao, Sushant Singh Rajput, Amit Sadh, Amrita Puri and Asif Basra. This movie was the first Indian Film to featured in the world panorama at Berlin International Film. Rajkumar Rao was also nominated for the best supporting role at Filmfare.
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Rajkumar Rao second collaboration with Hansal Mehta. He was opposite Patralekha, with whom he was in a relationship for long. This move was the remake of British Nominated Film Metro Manali.
Yet another collaboration with Hansal Mehta. Rajkumar Rao share the screen with Manoj Bajpayee in the biographical film on the character of Alighar Muslim University professor Ramchandra Siras. Monoj Bajpayee receive a Filmfare and Rajkumar Rao was nominated for the best supporting role in the film.
Trapped movie bought Rajkumar Rao in the limelight. A survival drama film, hogging the screen all by himself. The movie was premier at Mumbai Film Festival. Rajkumar Rao also received Filmfare best actor award along with two other award.
Rajkumar Rao biggest breakthrough came with the movie Newton. This movie was also nominated for Oscar. The film was premiered at Berlin International Film Festival. The movie was super hit. He was also nominated for Filmfare best actor and also received Asia Pacific Screen Award for best performing actor.
Bareilly Ki Barfi (2017)
In the same year, Rajkumar Rao received Filmfare best supporting actor for his dual personality in the film. He shared the screen with Ayushmann Khurana. The movie was a commercial success.
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Bose: Dead/Alive (2017)
A History drama based on 2012 book India’s Biggest Cover-Up by Anuj Dhar. Rajkumar Rao was portraying the character of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. Rajkumar Rao receive 3 award, IWM Digital Award for Best Actor in Web Series, DigiXX award for Best Actor on OTT Content and News 18’s iReel For Best Actor.
Rajkumar Rao biggest commercial success was Sure. A horror comedy film directed by Amar Kaushik, starring opposite to Shraddha Kapoor. The film was made with a budget of INR 25 crore and made gross earning of INR 180 crore. He receive 10 nomination for the film including Best Actor, he eventually won Star Screen, Filmfare and Zee Ceni Award for Best Actor.
Judgemental Hai Kya (2019)
It is a black comedy film starring Rajkumar Rao and Kangna Ranaut. The movie went through many controversies. Rajkumar Rao played a negative role against Kangna’s crazy persons in the film.