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Over-the-top and unbelievable action sequences are part of Indian cinema.

When it comes to the genre of action films, Bollywood celebrities, including Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn among others are known for their unbelievable stunt sequences where they single-handedly attack 20-30 goons.

Salman Khan

Apart from portraying himself as a romantic hero, Salman has mesmerised his fans with many of his action films after his 2010 film "Dabangg" became a box office hit. He later went on to do other action films like "Wanted", "Dabangg 2" and "Ready". 

Akshay Kumar

The "Khiladi" (1992) actor has often performed many dangerous stunts in his films and is even called Indian Jackie Chan. His recent action films include "Baby" (2015), "Holiday" (2014) and "Rowdy Rathore" (2012). He is also the host of adventure reality show "Khatron ke Khiladi".

Sanjay Dutt

Sanjay Dutt has acted in many comedy films, including the Munna Bhai MBBS series. However, the "Agneepath" actor is known for his action films like "Mission Kashmir" (2000).

Ajay Devgn

In his debut film "Phool Aur Kaante" in 1991, Ajay Devgn performed an amazing stunt, in which he was seen balancing on two bikes. He also received the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut for his performance in the action romantic film. Following this, the "Singham" star has acted in a number of action films.

Sunny Deol

With some powerful performances in Bollywood like "Tridev" (1989) and "Lootere" (1993), Sunny Deol will always find a spot among top Bollywood action heroes.

Aamir Khan

From his chocolate boy image, Bollywood Mr perfectionist was seen in serious action hero roles in films like "Raakh" (1989), "Parampara" (1993), "Baazi" (1995), "Ghulam" (1998), "Sarfarosh" (1999), "Ghajini" (2008) and "Dhoom 3" (2013).

Sunil Shetty

Sunil has acted in more than 30 action films and was always known for his action sequences, even though he has forayed into comedy roles.

Shah Rukh Khan

Even though Shah Rukh is known as the king of romance in Bollywood, the "Happy New Year" actor has also proved himself as an action hero in films like "Mein Hoon Na" (2004), and "Don 2", among others.

Anil Kapoor

The global star has acted in many Bollywood action films, including "Tezaab" (1988), "Parinda" (1989), "Virasat" (1997) and "Musafir" (2004).

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