• Salman Khan
    • Success of films “Bodyguard” and “Ready” • Hosts popular reality television show “Bigg Boss – 5” • Rumors of favoritism towards contestant, Mahek Chahal • Produces his first film, “Chillar Party”Reuters
  • Imran Khan with wife Avantika Malik
    Imran Khan with wife Avantika MalikReuters
  • Dhanush
    Dhanush: Why This Kolaveri Di?Kolaveri Official Promo
  • Prithviraj
    PrithvirajUrumi Official Trailer
  • Ajay Devgn’s Birth Day
    Actor Ajay DevgnReuters
  • Mahesh Babu (Dookudu Official Trailer)
    Mahesh Babu (Dookudu Official Trailer)Dookudu Official Trailer
  • Emraan Hashmi
    Emraan HashmiReuters
  • Akshay Kumar (Reuters)
    Akshay KumarReuters
  • Shah Rukh Khan
    Shah Rukh KhanReuters
  • Vijay
    VijayKaavalan Official Trailer

2011 turned out to be a good year for young actors. Big names in Indian cinema like Rajinikanth, Amitabh Bachchan, Mohanlal, Mammootty, Aamir Khan and others either didn't have any major release this year or their films failed at the box office.

Based on various criteria like number of films, the box office report and views of the critics, we have listed out the top ten Indian actors of the year.

Salman Khan, who belted out two big hits, tops the list, followed by Imran Khan.

Check out the most successful Indian actors of 2011.