10 Famous Film and Television Actors that are acclaimed Writers, Poets and Lyricists


We have heard of celebrities who are doing well in their chosen profession and what is less known that actors we knew are not only limited to acting but also they are involving themselves in other related fields like writing, being a poet and also turning towards being a lyricist. This made them more famous as their approach is getting onto a next level. There are actors of Television and Films who have directed themselves to these other related fields and here we are discussing about some.

Piyush Mishra

The actor who now a days is also known as a writer and lyricist for films and the most famous are his quoted poetries. Piyush Mishra’s poetries are being spread out on Social media a lot and the most interesting point is that his poetries have attracted a lot of youth and the same is with his writing that speaks the language of heart.

Shailesh Lodha

An actor from Taarak Mehta ka Oolta Chashma playing as Taarak Mehta is also a comedian and a writer. Shailesh Lodha apart from acting has been a satire writer who entertain people by his books and Shailesh Lodha has a keen interest in poems also. He has got a collection of his written poems that are also published.

Farhan Akhtar

An actor, director and writer famous for his films like Don, Dil Chahta hain etc. Farhan Akhtar’s poem in Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara has touched many hearts. Farhan’s writing is also marvelous as he touch subjects with pure emotions and nonetheless he is also an lyricist too and had written songs too.

Anurag Kashyap

Known for his genre films that he himself write as well as direct them. Anurag Kashyap has been a great writer of the crime style drama that has gained wide appreciation amongst the audience and also take subjects in his writing which are mostly controversial.

Salim Khan

Known as the best screenwriter in the industry. Salim Khan as a writer has gave many super hits to the industry and holds the record for biggest commercial cinema writing and a lesser known fact about him that he is also poet and maintains a good collection.

Girish Karnad

The actor who predominantly works in South Indian Cinema is also a writer of various plays with a mix of history and mythology and his plays are translated into Indian languages and have received wide appreciation from all over.

Kishore Kumar

The name needs no introduction. The multi-talented man who is a lyricist, a composer, an actor and also a writer. Kishore Kumar is still remembered for his melodious songs and his voice, the songs he had written and  composed himself and he still rules the chart.

Prakash Jha

The writer of political and socio political films and through his writing, Jha always try add and raise various issues that have now became a problem for the country. Prakash Jha as a writer has always been great in projecting reality to the people.

Amole Gupte

A writer for the children’s. apart from acting in films, Amole Gupte founds his passion in writing and writing subjects on children’s. His movies also include a subject or the story that is built up around kids.

Abhishek Kapoor

First appeared in films as an actor but later took on writing on the subjects he believe. The famous was Rock On. Abhishek Kapoor had taken subjects on youth and projected them well. Apart from writing, Abhishek Kapoor has a slight interest in writing poems too.

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