It is not the easiest job to be an actor in the Bollywood film industry, at least not as easy as it looks. With around-the-clock work schedules that involve hectic shoots and promotional activities, our celebs are expected to fulfill their work commitments and look good while they are at it. Staying in top shape comes with vigorous workouts, healthy diet plans, and a disciplined lifestyle. The actors have to work hard to get that perfectly sculpted body and it isn’t just the young hunks but also the older lot of stars who are sweating it out for their place on the top.
1. Shah Rukh Khan
The Badshah of Bollywood Shah Rukh Khan has an unparalleled charm that makes all his fans go gaga over him. The actor has not only experimented with diverse roles but has also maintained his ripped physique and gives all the youngsters a run for their money, even at the age of 52. The King of romance flaunted his chiseled 8-pack abs in ‘Om Shanti Om’, taking the entire industry by storm. He is undoubtedly one of the fittest actors over 50, who performs his crazy stunts in his movies and maks his fans fall for him every time he appears onscreen.
2. Salman Khan
Salman Khan’s gym obsession has carried on from his youth right into his 50s. With his rock-hard abs and unmatchable charisma, Bhai is one of the most favorites in the country. He has maintained himself unbelievably well even at the age of 52. His pumped-up muscles are always a treat for sore eyes. Fans wait for scenes where Salman goes shirtless onscreen and beats up the bad guys, thus proving that age is just a number.
3. Akshay Kumar
Akshay Kumar is hands down one of the fittest men in tinsel town. With a strict routine, a healthy diet, non-negotiable hours of sleep and no bad habits, Akshay manages to stay unimaginably fit at the age of 50. He performs stunts in his own stunts as much as possible in movies like it’s no biggie. Age has only made him crazier, smarter and well, of course, wiser. Akshay is one actor who is known to pull off all action sequences in his movies without a body double. We can’t possibly imagine him all laid back and low-key.
4. Suniel Shetty
Suniel Shetty was generally not the most popular for his looks but the tides turned when he surprised fans with his buff and rugged new look. Sporting a salt and pepper beard and a bulked-up body, Suniel had the ladies swooning over his suave and ruggedly handsome new avatar. He has upped the ante of aging with utmost grace. At the age of 56, he is setting the bar high for the new breed of male stars in the industry.
5. Milind Soman
If there were an award for getting hotter with age, Milind Soman would be a clear winner. The man has won hearts of many young girls and women with his sex appeal, well-defined body, and not-to-miss, his salt and pepper look. He is among India’s first supermodels and an inspiration for many. His brooding eyes and drool-worthy features can make anyone go weak in the knees. At 52, Milind is a fit man who can make anyone turn green with envy. While most men his age test their fitness levels in the gym, Milind is known to participate in marathons and even completed the world’s toughest Ironman challenge.
6. Aamir Khan
Aamir Khan started off as a chocolate boy doing regular romantic roles until he decided to join the race with his contemporaries and prove what he’s got. And well, there’s been no stopping him since. Flaunting his sculpted body in ‘Ghajini’, Aamir reinvented his image in Bollywood. He flaunted his sculpted body in ‘PK’ and went from fat to fabulously fit in his wrestling flick.
7. Sanjay Dutt
Sanjay Dutt won our hearts after he starred in ‘MunnaBhai MBBS’ and there’s has been no going back since. The talented actor is more than just fit at the age of 58. He has learned how to keep his body in perfect shape sans using any gym equipment. He prefers going the natural way to keep himself in shape. His chiseled abs and well-developed muscles make him a true delight onscreen. Sanju Baba still has that child-like innocence, despite his muscular physique, doesn’t he?