Earlier in Bollywood, Biopics do not exist or have always been away from the directors and producers eyes because audiences were not interested in it and thus not appreciate the same but now the time has changed and people started liking it.
Biopics generally loved by the audience as these are the films that do not based on any fiction rather the base of such movies is real. They tell the real life situations of real life people and inspire us in a way or other. Thousands of biopics have been filmed till now and many have done really a very good business and leave an impact on us. Today we bring a list of Successful Biopics of Bollywood that leave an impact on people watched it and managed to create and shatter many records at the box office.
Noted below is a list of movies that have truely taken over this genre or struck gold with the success, just take a look
1Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
This is a BioPic film released in the year 2013, which was based on the life of Milkha Singh. He is an Indian athlete who was a national champion runner and an Olypian. Singh was also popularly known as Flying Sikh.
The film had done really an outstanding business at the box office and earned over 100 crore. The lead role of Milkha singh was portrayed by Farhan Akhtar.
2Paan Singh Tomar
As Bhaag Milkha Bhaag was a great success, In the same year, another biopic on the life of an Indian Athlete released. The role of Paan Singh Tomar was played by Irfan Khan, who served Indian army and won gold medal at Indian national games.
Neerja is also big hit starring Sonam Kapoor in the lead role. It is a real life story of Neerja, who is a flight attendant and when the plane got hijacked by Libyan terrorists, that girl showed the extraordinary courage and saved the total 359 passengers lives. The total earning of the film was 75.65 crores.
In 2014, a film on the life of a sportswoman was made, Mary Kom. Priyanka chopra essayed the role of eponymous boxer Mary Kom and got much of appreciation for such a strong role. The movie featured the struggles of a girl to become at the top of a game like boxing. Total earning of the film was 64 crores.
5M.S Dhoni- The Untold Story
Sushant Singh Rajput starrer BioPic of an Indian cricketer Mahender Singh Dhoni was a blockbuster film released in the year 2016. The film earned a total of 133.04 crores and received the widest release ever across 61 countries and also dubbed in Tamil, Telugu and Marathi languages.
Aamir Khan’s Dangal is a recently released film based on the life of Mahavir Singh Phogat. He is the man who taught his daughters the lessons of wrestling and later both his daughters Geeta Phogat and Babita Phogat won gold and silver medal respectively in 2010 Commonwealth Games. The film is breaking several records in terms of box office collection and become the highest grosser of the year 2016.