Best Comic Characters That Made Us Laugh Every Time
Laughter, they say, is the best medicine, and Bollywood has provided us with an ample dose of it through unforgettable comic characters. These iconic personas have graced the silver screen, leaving us in splits with their hilarious antics, impeccable comic timing, and memorable catchphrases.
Here are some of the best comic characters that have made us laugh every time:
Hera Pheri Trio from Hera Pheri (2000)
Akshay Kumar, Paresh Rawal, and Suniel Shetty's characters in the "Hera Pheri" series are a riot. Their chemistry and comic timing have made Baburao Ganpatrao Apte, Raju, and Shyam household names. The film's witty dialogues and situational humor continue to make audiences burst into laughter.
Circuit from Munna Bhai M.B.B.S (2003)
Arshad Warsi's portrayal of Circuit, Munna Bhai's loyal sidekick, is nothing short of legendary. His witty one-liners and unwavering support for Munna Bhai added depth and humor to the "Munna Bhai" series. Circuit's distinctive style and impeccable comic timing have left an indelible mark in Bollywood comedy.
Adi & Manav from Dhamaal (2007)
The "Dhamaal" series wouldn't be complete without Adi (Arshad Warsi) and Manav (Jaaved Jaaferi). These two bumbling brothers find themselves in hilarious predicaments, and their camaraderie is a constant source of laughter. Their slapstick humor and goofy expressions have entertained audiences in multiple installments of the franchise.
Majnu Bhai from Welcome (2007)
Anil Kapoor's portrayal of Majnu Bhai in "Welcome" is a masterclass in comic acting. His quirky mannerisms, unique fashion sense, and endearing innocence are the perfect recipe for humor. Majnu Bhai's dialogue delivery and dance moves have become iconic moments in Bollywood comedy.
Chatur from 3 Idiots (2009)
Omi Vaidya's Chatur, also known as "Silencer," is the quintessential nerd with an unforgettable speech. His hilarious attempt to outsmart the heroes in "3 Idiots" is etched into Bollywood's comedic history. The "Balatkar" speech, delivered with earnestness and mispronunciations, remains a comic masterpiece.
Manu from Tu Jhoothi Main Makkaar (2023)
Manu, portrayed by Anubhav Singh Bassi in "Tu Jhoothi Main Makkaar," is a character that tickles the funny bone effortlessly. His impeccable comic timing and witty dialogue delivery elevated the film's humor quotient, making every scene with him a laugh riot.