Bollywood actors and actresses are some of the most popular celebrities around the world, with hundreds of fans who love and adore them. When seen in public, many of these fans inch closer to take that one picture with their favourite celebrity. While it may be exciting for their fans, it can get pretty scary for the celebs themselves, to be surrounded by a crowd of people.
Which is why most of them come with their army of security and bodyguards. Here are some of the most popular bodyguards, along with some famous actors who require a whole lot of security when out in public.
Images by Yogen Shah Everyone knows about Salman Khan's most trusted bodyguard, Shera. He is Bhai's right-hand man and is spotted besides him every single time, without fail. He first met Salman in 1995 at a party held for Hollywood star, Keanu Reeves. But it was Salman's brother Sohail who hired Shera to be Bhai's protector. Salman is quite fond of Shera and is set to launch his son Tiger in Bollywood, who is currently learning the ropes of the industry by assisting directors. We've spotted Akshay Kumar with his bodyguard, Shrishail Tele, quite a few times. From film sets to public events, he's always been by this Khiladi's side. There were many reports of the bodyguard mistreating Akki's fans, even captured on camera. Akshay seems to love his bodyguard like a member of his family. In this video, he's even seen celebrating his bodyguard's birthday on the sets of 'Housefull 4'. Hrithik Roshan's bodyguard Mayur has been by the actor's side for 10 years. From public events, shoots and even at the airport, Hrithik Roshan, one of the most popular actors in Hindi film industry is never without his trusted bodyguard. Meet Dilip Singh, Katrina Kaif's dashing bodyguard. Spotted alongside the actress many a times, it's no surprise that Dilip Singh started getting film offers as well. A son of an army officer, he has served many popular celebs, from Shah Rukh Khan to Madhuri Dixit, Anil Kapoor, Ranveer Singh and Rani Mukerji, Sachin Tendulkar and many international celebrities. The Bachchan Bahu and ex-Miss World grabs a lot of attention everywhere she goes. The former beauty queen is usually surrounded with lots of fans wherever she goes. It is not wonder that she and her family are often travelling with an army of security. Deepika has a trusted bodyguard whose name is Jalaluddin, and no, he's not Jalaluddin Khilji from 'Padmaavat', aka hubby Ranveer Singh. AS one of the most popular actresses of Bollywood, Deepika Padukone's fans follow her wherever she is, showering her with love and affection. One of the most romantic heroes of Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan is adored by millions of Indians, in India and abroad. It doesn't come as a surprise when the superstar is surrounded by heavy security wherever he goes. The gorgeous actress is loved by the youth for her realness and candidness. Many a times she is spotted with beefy security guards, who protect her and her husband, Virat Kohli during public events and gatherings. The Kapoor family is one of the most legendary filmy family in Bollywood. Every member of the family is loved by their audience and fans, the current heartthrob being Ranbir Singh, who is usually seen with security and bodyguards around him.