Villains are an integral part of any good story. They are the ones who add depth and complexity to the plot and keep us on the edge of our seats with their diabolical schemes. Our mainstream heroes receive the most praise from the audience, but there are occasionally villains whose performance, tough looks, and acting skills take the cake.
Villian keeps the story tight and helps the plot move to a fascinating, tense point. The star only becomes “The Hero” because of a manipulative “Villain” who keeps the audience interested, booked, and cooked. In 2023, the world of cinema is set to introduce us to some new and exciting villains. In this article, we will take a closer look at these seven actors and the roles they are set to play in the upcoming 2023 movies.
Top 7 villains of 2023 movies
1. Vijay Sethupathi in Jawan
Since the first look for Shahrukh Khan’s Jawan was out, fans have been eagerly awaiting its release. The film’s makers recently revealed that Vijay Sethupathi will play the powerful antagonist alongside Shah Rukh Khan, and audiences are unable to contain their excitement at the prospect of seeing both superstars on screen.
2. Sunny Hinduja in Shehzada
Due to his performance in “Family Man Season 2,” Sunny Hinduja attracted a lot of attention from the public. The actor will now play a villain in Shehzaada, Kartik Aaryan’s most anticipated movie.
3. Nawab Shah in Underworld Ka Kabzaa
Negative roles in Hindi, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu and Kannada films have made Nawab Shah famous. The actor will next appear in Underworld Ka Kabzaa, a pan-Indian film directed by Anand Pandit. In the period drama, which has an ensemble cast, Nawab Shah will play a villain alongside Superstar Upendra.
4. Kota Srinivasa Rao in Underworld Ka Kabzaa
In the Hindi film industry, Kota Srinivasa Rao is well-known for his negative roles. The entertainer will likewise be viewed as a villain in Underworld Ka Kabzaa. Arkeshwara, the largest Mafia in Indian history, serves as the basis for the story.
5. Kang The Conqueror in Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumani
Kang The Conqueror is the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s next major antagonist. The lead role of Kang will be played by Jonathon Majors, and the audience will witness a huge fight between Paul Rudd and Jonathon Majors.
6. Gajraj Rao in Bholaa
Gajraj Rao is adored by all for his success in positive roles. In Bholaa, Gajraj Rao will also play a villain alongside Ajay Devgn. His first look has completely captivated the audience.
7. Deepak Dobriyal in Bholaa
Before Ajay Devgn’s Bholaa, Deepak Dobriyal was known for his witty humor and his acting, which made the movie even more entertaining. Deepak Dobriyal will play a villain for the first time in Bholaa. The audience saw his first look and thought it was fierce and very dangerous.
We can only wait to see these talented actors bring their villainous characters to life on screen as the year progresses. While these actors have repeatedly demonstrated that they are more than capable of bringing these characters to life in a manner that captivates audiences and keeps them on the edge of their seats. However, it is evident that the art of playing a convincing villain is not an easy task.