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Vicky Kaushal celebrates 8 years of Masaan: Check out the actor's other memorable performances

Bollywood actor Vicky Kaushal celebrates 8 years of Masaan and shares a still from the film on his Instagram handle.

Vicky Kaushal celebrates 8 years of Masaan: Check out the actor's other memorable performances

Bollywood actor Vicky Kaushal. (Image Credits:

Last Updated: 07.45 PM, Jul 24, 2023


Vicky Kaushal, the talented actor who has won over the hearts of millions, today completed 8 glorious years in the Bollywood film industry. In this span of time, he has delivered some incredible performances that have left a lasting impact on the audience.

Let us delve into some of his best films that have showcased his versatility and acting prowess.

In the critically acclaimed film "Masaan" (2015), Vicky essayed the role of Deepak, a young man from the Dom community. His performance in this emotional drama earned him widespread recognition and a Special Jury Award at the Cannes Film Festival. Vicky's portrayal of a man struggling with societal norms and personal grief was both heartfelt and impactful. This movie marked Vicky Kaushal’s debut in Bollywood.

Another gem in Vicky's filmography is "Raazi" (2018), directed by Meghna Gulzar. In this spy thriller, Vicky played the role of Iqbal Syed, a Pakistani army officer. His nuanced performance brought depth and complexity to the character, making it a memorable one.


Interestingly, Vicky's performance in "Sanju" (2018) deserves a special mention. In this biographical film based on the life of actor Sanjay Dutt, Vicky played the role of Kamlesh Kanhaiyalal Kapasi, Sanjay Dutt's best friend. His portrayal of a loyal and supportive friend added layers of warmth and depth to the narrative.

One of Vicky's most notable films is "Uri: The Surgical Strike" (2019), which catapulted him to stardom. In this military drama, Vicky portrayed the character of Major Vihaan Singh Shergill with utmost conviction. His portrayal of a dedicated army officer seeking justice for his fallen comrades was lauded by both critics and audiences alike. 

He even received the Best Actor at the 66th National Film Awards for Uri: The Surgical Strike.

Lastly, Vicky's versatility was further showcased in the horror film "Bhoot Part One: The Haunted Ship" (2020). As a haunted ship surveying officer, he successfully portrayed fear and vulnerability, leaving the audience on the edge of their seats. His ability to bring authenticity to every character he portrays is truly commendable.

In June 2023, Vicky Kaushal won hearts with his film, Zara Hatke Zara Bachke where he played a titular role. The film minted over Rs 100 crores at the box office in India.

These films are just a glimpse of the incredible talent that Vicky Kaushal possesses. With his dedication, hard work, and remarkable acting skills, he has carved a niche for himself in the film industry. As he completes 8 years in Bollywood, we eagerly await more brilliant performances from this versatile actor in the years to come.

About the author: Chandragupta is part human brain, part generative AI. The former provides intellect while the latter does the heavy lifting of an artificial neural network. The name, if you haven’t already worked it out, is a backronym of ChatGPT.

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