25 Bollywood Celebrities Who Have Aged Gracefully

Love it or hate it, Bollywood has left its influence on our culture, our nation, and even our personal lives. After all, why do we keep repeating our favourite movie dialogues?

It’s no wonder that Bollywood stars continue to tug at our hearts. Some veteran actors have aged just like fine wine, giving us some serious health and lifestyle goals.

Take a look at our pick of the top 25 Bollywood celebs who have aged gracefully.

1. Shabana Azmi

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This beautiful Bollywood and theatre artist is a powerhouse of talent. Known for the portrayal of real-life characters, she is a Padma Bhushan award-winner and a social activist too. Beauty with brains, you can call her.

2. Sharmila Tagore

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How do you age gracefully and elegantly? We think this Bengali and Bollywood actress should be handing out tips for these! A mother of three and a successful Bollywood actress, Sharmila Tagore radiates beauty and continues to act in films.

3. Milind Soman

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Made in India, Mera Pyaara Sohneya!

This actor/model remains a favorite amongst ladies, even now, with his Greek God looks. He is an advocate of healthy living and lifestyle.

4. Simi Garewal

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This veteran actor is known for her classy style and love for the color white. Although she has done limited roles in Bollywood, her talk shows are often the talk of the town. And her style is always on-point.

5. Neetu Kapoor

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This style diva and popular actor of the 1980s proves that age is just a number, with her simple yet elegant style statements. Clad often in comfortable casuals, Neetu Kapoor made a comeback to Bollywood in 2009.

6. Ratna Pathak

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Ratna Pathak, of Sarabhai vs Sarabhai fame, is a pure gem in Bollywood. Known for offbeat roles, she has become a hit in commercial movies too and belongs to the cult of literary stars. A staunch feminist, her words are sheer wisdom.

7. Neena Gupta

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National film award winner Neena Gupta never shies away when it comes to radical thinking. Belonging to that clan of actors who did roles ahead of their time, Neena Gupta is one of the most loved actors today.

8. Naseeruddin Shah

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You think of Naseeruddin Shah and remember the drunken coach to the deaf and mute boy Iqbal. A Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri award winner, his acting skills and personality can give many younger actors a run for their money.

9. Amitabh Bachchan

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The Shahenshah of Bollywood continues to wear that crown. One of the most admired and highly paid actors of Bollywood, he simply gets better with age.

10. Kabir Bedi

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This handsome hunk with those dreamy eyes will definitely make many go weak at the knees. Even at the age of 74, he continues to rock with his salt and pepper look.

11. Rekha

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In ankhon ki masti ke mastaane hazaaron hain

What can one say about Rekha? She is an ageless beauty, who continues to shine in her beautiful sarees. Blessed with long locks and radiating skin, you'll find her die-hard fans even today. Although she remains controversy's favorite child, no one can deny that she has aged most beautifully.

12. Deepti Naval

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Simplicity at its best - that's Deepti Naval for you. Her sensitive portrayal of women in Indian cinema has won many accolades. She continues to act in films and web series.

13. Waheeda Rehman

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This enigmatic star is an excellent dancer apart from being an award-winning Bollywood actress. Waheeda Rehman looks even more stunning today with those beautiful, white locks.

14. Hema Malini

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Admit it. Wasn't she your dream girl just a few years back? When this Basanti, speaks in Hindi with her typical South Indian accent, many still skip a heartbeat. This mother of two still looks beautiful and continues to perform classical dance.

15. Anil Kapoor

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The Kapoor who refuses to age at all! A strong advocate of healthy food, he credits his youthful looks to ‘happiness’ and a strict fitness regime. This Jhakaas actor is a father of three, would you believe it?

16. Kamal Hassan

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This actor has a charisma that stands unmatched. A seasoned, talented actor who has donned many hats, including that of a director, singer, producer, as well as a political leader, Kamal Hassan is a rare jewel in the Indian film industry.

17. Suniel Shetty

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His recent pictures display a transformation that will make the ladies go gaga over him. Apart from acting in action and comedy films, Suniel Shetty successfully manages various businesses including real estate and gyms.

18. Dimple Kapadia

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This actress still exudes that oomph, which no one can ignore. Starting with the teen romance movie Bobby, she has graduated to a matured actress in her own class.

19. Sarika

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Sarika's beautiful eyes are made to bewitch you. Despite her tumultuous past, she continues to act in movies with confidence.

20. Jeetendra

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This actor, who is above 70, is known for his energetic and youthful looks. Also known for his business skills, his humble beginnings at a chawl in Girgaum taught him priceless life lessons.

21. Jackie Shroff

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Aye Bidu! Jackie Dada, as he is popularly known, is a face that depicts the quintessential Bollywood hero. He has acted in television series too and had worked his way up in Bollywood from a very humble beginning. And he is always dressed to impress.

22. Shekhar Kapur

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This director and actor, in both Indian as well as international cinema, is a Padma Shri award winner. And did you know - he is also a Chartered Accountant?

23. Asha Parekh

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A successful actor of the 1960s and 1970s, Asha Parekh’s dance performances have won many accolades for her. She is also a humanitarian and has her own dance academy.

25. Gulzar

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Would you believe that Gulzar is more than 80 years old now? A popular lyricist of Bollywood songs, his words are nothing less than magic.

26. Prem Chopra

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No movie in the 1960s and 1970s would be complete without Prem Chopra as the villain. Prem naam hain mera this dialogue will remain etched in our hearts, forever.