It is often said that laughter is the best medicine. This little fact has been proven both psychologically and biologically. Laughter can provide us with a number of different benefits from reducing our stress less to even boosting up our immune system.
However, unless you wish to spend a lot by going to a circus or a stand-up comedy show you then really do not have a large number of options when it comes to having a healthy dose of laughter daily.
However, we have come up with the best solutions for improving your health with a hearty dose of laughter with the help of some of the best Indian comedy movies. We have prepared a list of the best comedy movies in Bollywood that are bound to have you rolling on the floor like a maniac.
So, go ahead and have a look at the list which is mentioned below to find a movie that you can try out today.
Here’s The List Of 25 Best Comedy Movies in Bollywood:
Best Comedy Bollywood movies of 2019
- Directed By: Indra Kumar
- Produced By: Fox Star Studios, Ajay Devgn Ffilms, Ashok Thakeria, Indra Kumar, Sri Adhikari Brothers, Anand Pandit
- Story by: Indra Kumar
- Starring: Ajay Devgn, Madhuri Dixit, Arshad Warsi, Javed Jaffrey, Anil Kapoor, Riteish Deshmukh, Sanjay Mishra, Johnny Lever
The Dhamaal franchise is a favorite among comedy lovers, with the antics of Lallan, Adi, and Manav making people roll around in laughter. In this 2019 movie, which is the third Dhamaal adventure, the main cast includes the usual Arshad Warsi, Javed Jaffrey and Riteish Deshmukh, joined by Ajay Devgn, Anil Rustogi, Madhuri Dixit, Esha Gupta, Boman Irani and Sanjay Mishra.
Guddu and Johnny steal 500 million rupees from Mumbai’s Police commissioner but Pintoo runs away with the loot. When Pintoo tries to leave the country with his money, all hell breaks loose, leading to hilarious circumstances. The movie was a great success at the box office.
- Starcast: Kartik Aaryan, Kriti Sanon, Pankaj Tripathi, Vinay Pathak, Aparshakti Khurana
- Produced by: Dinesh Vijan
- Directed by: Laxman Utekar
Luka Chuppi is a funny take on live-in relationships and how the lifestyle of the new generation comes into conflict with the traditional older generation in India. The movie stars heartthrob Kartik Aryan and Kriti Sanon, along with Aparshakti Khurana, Vinay Pathak and Pankaj Tripathi. It became an instant favorite among the young audience.
Guddu and Rashmi are in love. Guddu wants to get married immediately, but Rashmi insists on living in first, to check their compatibility. However, Rashmi’s father Vishnu Trivedi is a politician who strictly opposes live-in relationships. When the families assume the couple has gotten married, they have to go along with the drama to appease the elders.
- Director: Sachin Yardi
- Producer: Ashvini Yardi
- Cast: Mithila Palkar, Vijay Raaz, Abhay Deol, Achint Kaur
This Netflix original movie stars Abhay Deol, Mithila Palkar, Vijay Raaz and Achint Kaur. This funny movie gives a slice-of-life experience to the viewers. Each character is funny in its own way and brings forth the humor in a perfect way. Chopsticks was released in May, 2019.
Nirma Sahastrabuddhe is a timid young woman who works in the hospitality industry and struggles with self-image and confidence. When her brand new car is stolen, she is referred to Artist, a sophisticated conman who has a flair for cooking. Their attempts to locate the car bring a ruthless don, Faiyaz Bhai, into the picture, who is super obsessed with his goat Bahubali.
Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota
- Directed by: Vasan Bala
- Produced by: Ronnie Screwvala
- Starring: Abhimanyu Dassani, Radhika Madan, Mahesh Manjrekar, Jimit Trivedi, Gulshan Devaiah
This action-drama stars Abhimanyu Dassani, Radhika Madan, Gulshan Devaiah, Jimit Trivedi, and Mahesh Manjrekar. This is a gem of a movie that shows the true capability of Bollywood to surprise you with its wit and humor. This critically acclaimed movie is available to be streamed on Netflix.
Surya is born with a rare congenital disorder that renders him completely insensitive to pain. As he cannot feel his wounds, he is bullied and picked upon at his school. His best friend Supri is dealing with her abusive father. The two characters use their skills to fight enemies and learn karate to make the most of their situation.
De De Pyaar De
- Star Cast: Ajay Devgn, Tabu and Rakul Preet Singh
- Director: Akiv Ali
- Written By: Tarun Jain & Luv Ranjan
- Produced By: Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, Luv Ranjan, Ankur Garg
De De Pyaar De is a comedy film starring Ajay Devgn, Tabu, Rakul Preet Singh, Jimmy Shergill, Javed Jaffrey, etc. This is a purely social comedy that has some brilliant actors and funny scenes. It is perfect for a relaxing watch with family or friends.
A 50-year-old NRI business, Ashish Mehra, returns to India with his 26-year-old stripper girlfriend Ayesha Khurana to gain approval from his family for their wedding. There they meet his ex-wife Manju, daughter Ishita and son Ishaan, who live with his parents. As their age difference creates issues within the family, Ashish faces the risk of reconnecting with Manju and sabotaging his new relationship.
- Star Cast: Sara Loren, Arshad Warsi, Saurabh Shukla, Elli Avram, Varun Badola
- Story and Direction: Sourabh Shrivastava
- Produced by: Disha Prakash Jha and Kanishk Gangwal
Fraud Saiyaan is a 2019 comedy drama movie starring Arshad Warsi, Saurabh Shukla, Varun Badola, Flora Saini and Sara Loren. It was filmed in many locations, like Raisen, Obedullaganj, Bhopal and Mumbai. This movie is based on some common incidents in India involving false identities and fraud.
Arshad Warsi plays a con man who preys upon rich women and marries them to gain financial advantage. He just wants to live off their money and continue cheating other women. This leads to funny and risky situations in life and he is on the verge of being caught.
Best Comedy Bollywood movies of 2018
- Produced by: Hiroo Johar, Rohit Shetty, Apoorva Mehta & Karan Johar
- Directed by: Rohit Shetty
- Star Cast: Ranveer Singh, Sara Ali Khan And Sonu Sood
Simmba is kind of a spin-off of Rohit Shetty’s Singham franchise, starring Ajay Devgn. Simmba stars Ranveer Singh and Sara Ali Khan. It is a comedy and action movie that depicts typical Bollywood drama in a funny and fresh form. The other cast members include Sonu Sood, Ashutosh Rana, Ashwini Kalsekar, etc.
Sangram “Simmba” Bhalerao is a kid from the village of her cop Bajirao Singham. He discovers soon that cops get a lots of perks and grows up to become a corrupt cop. After being transferred to Miramar police statiob, he meets Shagun Sathe and falls in love with her. He also forms loving bonds with a few other people, whose safety later brings into question his own morality.
- Cast: Irrfan Khan, Dulquer Salmaan, Mithila Palkar
- Directed By: Akarsh Khurana
- Producers: Ronnie Screwvala & Priti Rathi Gupta
- Story: Bejoy Nambiar
Karwaan is a road trip, coming of age movie, full of comedy scenes and hilarious situations. It stars Irrfan Khan, Dulquer Salmaan and Mithila Palkar. It is known for its refreshing and relatable comedy, along with some soulful songs. It was released in 2018.
A corporate employee from Bengaluru, Avinash, who always wanted to be a photographer, is forced to go on a road trip when his father passes away in an accident and he gets the wrong body by mistake. His companions are friend Shaukat, whose van they take, and Tanya, the granddaughter of the woman whose body is with Avinash. The unlikely team go through several weird situations to reach their destination.
- Director: Leena Yadav
- Producers: Leena Yadav, Gulab Singh Tanwar, Aseem Bajaj
- Star Cast: Rishi Kapoor, Amyra Dastur, Aniruddh Tanwar, Aparshakti Khurana
This 2018 comedy drama stars Rishi Kapoor, Anirudh Tanwar and Amyra Dastur. It is a fresh and funny take on the relationship between a father and son in the modern world, where generation gap plays a big role. You can stream this heartwarming film on Netflix.
Kabir Mathur is upset with his father Raj after they move to their family house from Delhi following his mother’s death. Kabir misses his friends, his life in the city, and his mother. In a bid to connect with his son, Raj opens a Facebook account and pretends to be a girl Tara, leading to funny circumstances.
Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi
- Cast: Sonakshi Sinha, Jimmy Shergill, Jassie Gill, Diana Penty, Ali Fazal, Piyush Mishra
- Directed & Written By: Mudassar Aziz
- Produced By: Aanand L Rai & Krishika Lulla
This 2018 movie is the sequel of Happy Bhag Jayegi. The second installment stars Sonakshi Sinha, along with Diana Penty, Jimmy Shergill, Ali Fazal, Piyush Mishra, Aparshakti Khurana, etc. The movie thrives on comedy and confusion and also has some brilliant performances.
Set in Shanghai, China, the movie has two Happys, Sonakshi and Diana. It is full of mistaken identities, Chinese criminals, and loads of laughter. Watch this movie for a healthy dose of love, laughter and comedy.
Welcome to New York
- Director: Chakri Toleti
- Writer: Dheeraj Rattan
- Stars: Sonakshi Sinha, Diljit Dosanjh, Karan Johar, Lara Dutta, Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif
This 2018 comedy film stars Riteish Deshmukh, Sonakshi Sinha, Lara Dutta, Karan Johar, Diljit Dosanjh, and Boman Irani. This hilarious movie depicts a combination of reel and real, with Ritesh and Karan also appearing as themselves.
Teji, an aspiring actor, works as a recovery agent. On the other hand, Jeenal Patel is a fashion designer. They go to New York to participate in a major Bollywood event, the IIFA Awards. There, Karan Johar is seemingly kidnapped but it turns out to be not him but his doppelganger Arjun.
Star cast & Role in Film:
- Rajkummar Rao
- Shruti Haasan
Directed by: Amit Ravindernath Sharma
Produced by: Vineet Jain, Aleya Sen, Hemant Bhandari, Amit Ravindernath Sharma, Sushil choudhary, Priti Sahan
This movie is one of the latest Bollywood comedy movies and this movie will definitely not disappoint you. This movie was released on 18 October 2018 and was directed by the incredibly talented Amit Sharma.
The basic plot of this movie revolves around a man who is 25 years old and he has to deal with an incredible amount of embarrassment when his mother announces that she is pregnant.
Things eventually end up resolving quite satisfactorily but this is not done without us having to roll in bouts of laughter. The movie is doing quite good in the box office and is bound to leave us all in awe of it.
Star cast & Role in Film:
- Rajkummar Rao
- Shraddha Kapoor
Directed by: Amar Kaushik
Produced by: Dinesh Vijan, Raj Nidimoru and Krishna D.K.
This movie was released in the year 2018 and was directed by the brilliant Amar Kaushik. The basic plot of this movie revolves around a town that is in terror of a woman who abducts men after calling their name. And those men are never seen again.
Things take a rather hilarious turn and have us gasping for our breaths. This movie strikes the perfect balance between the genres of comedy, horror, and drama.
If you are a horror movie fan and you would like a hearty dose of laughter than I suggest that you should definitely watch this movie.
Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety
Star cast & Role in Film:
- Kartik Aaryan
- Nushrat Bharucha
- Sunny Nijar
Directed by: Luv Ranjan
Produced by: Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, Luv Ranjan, Ankur Garg
This movie was released on 23 February 2018 and was directed by the brilliant Luv Ranjan. This movie did extremely well in the box office too. And the basic plot of this movie revolves around Sonu and Titu who are two childhood friends.
Their friendship is put to the test when Titu decided to marry a woman named Sweety who is after his money and further wishes to break Sonu and Titu’s friendship.
Things resolve rather satisfactorily in the end but this does not happen without resulting in a lot of sharp-witted comedy that is bound to have us rolling on the floor.
Best Comedy Bollywood movies of 2017
- Directed by: Saket Chaudhary
- Produced by: Dinesh Vijan, Bhushan Kumar, and Krishan Kumar
- Starring: Irrfan Khan, Saba Qamar, Deepak Dobriyal, Vijay Kumar Dogra & Jaspal Sharma
This 2017 movie stars Irrfan Khan, Saba Qamar and Deepak Dobriyal. It highlights a social issue with a funny take. A sequel to this movie is also being made, according to reports. The movie is set in Delhi and highlights issues like social and class divide, obsession with the English language and scams surrounding kindergarten admission at top private schools.
Raj and Mita strive endlessly to get their daughter Pia into a posh, private, international school. They go to extreme lengths, such as moving from their family home to a posh bungalow and faking identities. When nothing else works, they pretend to be poor and move to a slum to gain admission through RTE quota. Through this hilarious ordeal, they learn some important lessons.
Shubh Mangal Saavdhan
- Cast: Ayushmann Khurrana & Bhumi Pednekar
- Director: R.S. Prasanna
- Producers: Krishika Lulla & Aanand L Rai
This 2017 movie is a remake of the Tamil film Kalvana Samaval Saadham. It stars Ayushmann Khurrana and Bhumi Pednekar. The movie is probably the first Bollywood film to address the issue of erectile dysfunction. The movie was successful commercially and has won many awards.
Mudit Sharma is a marketer based in Gurgaon who proposes marriage to his love interest, Sugandha Joshi. While becoming physically intimate before the wedding, Sugandha discovers Mudit has erectile dysfunction. The couple tries various ways to overcome this problem, leading to comical situations. The film depicts what true manhood is and how we perceive it differently in the society.
- Directed by: David Dhawan
- Produced by: Sajid Nadiadwala
- Cast: Varun Dhawan, Jacqueline and Taapsee
Judwaa 2 is the reboot of Salman Khan’s cult movie Judwaa. Judwaa 2 stars Varun Dhawan, Jacqueline Fernandez and Tapsee Pannu. The movie is full of silly situations, slapstick comedy and hilarious antics by the lead actor. It also has some super catchy songs to groove to.
Rajeev Malhotra has twin sons, one of whom is kidnapped by the criminal Charles. Malhotra moves to London with his remaining son Prem while the other son raja is raised by Kashibai after Charles is imprisoned for his crimes. When the twins’ worlds intersect, a whole lot of confusion takes place.
- Director: Bumpy
- Producer: Ashish Patil
- Starring: Riteish Deshmukh, Vivek Anand Oberoi, Rhea Chakraborty
This is a unique black comedy which was released in 2017. It stars Riteish Deshmukh, Rhea Chakraborty and Vivek Oberoi. The movie explores the themes of bank robbery, mainstream media, politics and law enforcement in its own hilarious way.
Champak Chandrakant Chiplunkar is a bank robber and Vaastu enthusiast who gets stuck into the larger scheme of things when a bank he is robbing gets mass media attention when the Home Minister presses the panic button. He gets on the radar of CBI officer Amjad Khan who is willing to go to any lengths to catch the robbers. Rhea plays a journalist who increases the media hype over this robbery by holding vigil outside the bank.
Star cast & Role in Film:
- Ajay Devgn as Gopal
- Parineeti Chopra as Khushi
- Arshad Warsi as Madhav
- Tushar Kapoor as Lucky
- Kunal Khemu as Laxman 2
- Shreyas Talpade as Laxman 1
- Tabu as Anna Matthew
- Neil Nitin Mukesh as Nikhil
- Johnny Lever as Pappi
- Prakash Raj as Vasu Reddy
- Mukesh Tiwari as Vasooli
- Sanjay Mishra as Babli
Directed by: Rohit Shetty
Produced by: Rohit Shetty, Reliance Entertainment, Sangeeta Ahir
You wouldn’t think that we could get on with our list without even mentioning some of Rohit Shetty’s film, did you? We all absolutely love the Golmaal series and if you are a big fan of the Golmaal series and Rohit Shetty then you are bound to love this gem of a movie that has been directed by the incredibly talented Rohit Shetty in the year 2017.
This movie revolves around the gang of five individuals who decide to come back to the orphanage that they grew up in. The reason behind their returning was the fact that one of their mentors has recently passed away and the orphanage was organizing a funeral for him.
However, things soon take a turn from being sweet to rather mysterious as they all come to release the truth behind the entire orphanage. And in that process of releasing the truth, they end up meeting a rather friendly ghost.
All of the drama is unfolds and resolves in a very hilarious yet sweet manner. So, if this comedy movie sounds like something that you would love watching then go ahead and find your dose of laughter with the help of this Bollywood comedy movies list.
Star cast & Role in Film:
- Pulkit Samrat as Vikas ‘Hunny’ Gulati
- Varun Sharma as Dilip ‘Choocha’ Singh
- Ali Fazal as Zafar
- Richa Chadda as Bholi Punjaban
- Manjot Singh as Lalli
- Priya Anand as Priya Sharma
- Vishakha Singh as Neetu Raina
- Pankaj Tripathi as Pandit
Directed by: Mrighdeep Singh Lamba
Produced by: Farhan Akhtar, Ritesh Sidhwani
If you have had a chance to watch the movie Fukrey which was released in the year 2013 then you must have had some rather high expectations of this movie.
This movie was directed by the incredibly talented Mrigdeep Singh Lamba and was originally released during the year 2017. Mrigdeep Singh Lamba never disappoints and he is sure to have you again rolling on the floor with riots of laughter with his film named Fukrey Returns.
The protagonists of this movie are similar to the one in Fukrey which were namely Hunny, Zafar, Lali, and Choocha. This movie somewhat picks up sometime after where Fukrey ended. The plot is basically that Hunny, Zafar, Lali, and Choocha get on with their lives after being able to get the Bholi Punjaban arrested. But they are in for a rather rude shock when they discover that she has returned from the prison.
And she is now on the hunt for them to get her revenge. This movie leaves no stones unturned to get us to burst to laugh after every few minutes. The film did extremely well on the box office and is definitely not going to disappoint. You just make sure that you have your bowl of popcorn and a glass of water ready.
Star cast & Role in Film:
- Amit Sadh
- Taapsee Pannu
- Arsh Bajwa
- Richa Meena
- Abhishek Sharma
Directed by: Amit Roy
Produced by: Shoojit Sircar, Crouching Tiger Motion Pictures
If you are looking for a list of Bollywood comedy films with a rather intriguing concept with lots of laughter thrown here and there then this is definitely the movie for you. This gem of a movie was also released in the year 2017 and has done quite well on the box office too.
This movie was directed by the brilliant Amit Roy and the basic plot of the movie revolves around two friends who set up a particular website where couples can choose to elope and get married against the wishes of their families. This idea turns out to be an instant hit and those two friends end up helping a lot of different people.
There are also a few surprises in this movie that you will find when you watch it. But all of that is done rather brilliantly and the laughter doses are fully packed in this movie. This movie is also one of the best performances given by the charming Taapsee Pannu and Amit Sadh.
So, we suggest that you should definitely check out this movie for your daily dose of laughter.
Badrinath Ki Dulhania
Star cast & Role in Film:
- Varun Dhawan as Badrinath “Badri” Bansal
- Alia Bhatt as Vaidehi Trivedi
Directed by: Shashank Khaitan
Produced by: Saurav baid, Karan Johar, Apoorva Mehta
If you are looking for one of the best comedy movies in Bollywood then instead of searching for the latest comedy movies Bollywood we suggest that you should definitely end your search with this particular movie. This movie was released in the year 2017 and has done exceptionally well in the box office too.
This movie was directed by the incredibly talented Shashank Khaitan.
And the basic plot of the movie revolves around Badri, who is the son of a wealthy man, and Vaidehi whom he meets at a particular wedding. They both hit it off from there and sparks fly all over the place. Soon they both fall in love and Badri wishes nothing more than to marry Vaidehi while Vaidehi wants to pursue her dream of becoming an air hostess.
Things eventually are resolved in this movie but this is not done without having some drama ensue. But this is all nothing but short of extremely hilarious for all of the viewers.
Bareilly Ki Barfi
Star cast & Role in Film:
- Kriti Sanon
- Ayushmann Khurrana
- Rajkummar Rao
Directed by: Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari
Produced by: Vineet Jain, Renu Ravi Chopra
This movie was released in the year 2017 and was directed by the incredibly talented Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari. Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari does not fail to have us rolling on the floor with riots of laughter with his another gem of a Bollywood comedy movie.
The basic plot of the movie revolves around Bitti who is keen on meeting the author of the book which she has loved and believes to have been influenced by that book a great deal.
In her quest to find the author of the book she stumbles across Chirag who is a publisher by profession and eventually leads Bitti to believe that he is actually the author of the book she loved so much in the first place.
Things eventually resolve but not without us having to gasp for breaths. This movie did quite good in the box office and we will definitely suggest that you try this movie out today.
Behen Hogi Teri
Star cast & Role in Film:
- Rajkummar Rao
- Shruti Haasan
Directed by: Ajay K Pannalal
Produced by: Tonny D’souza, Amul Vikas Mohan, Nitin Upadhyaya
This is another Bollywood comedy movie in our list that would have you reaching for your tissues. This movie was released in the year 2017 and was directed by the brilliant Ajay K Pannalal. The basic plot of the movie revolves around a man named Gattu who is in with a woman named Binny.
However, he is forced to treat her and all the women in their neighborhood as his sisters by all his neighbors. So, in the end, he ends up fighting with the prejudice and the society to marry the woman whom he loves.
We do get to see a happy ending in this movie but that is not without resulting in a lot of comedy and drama. The movie is presented in a great manner and is bound to leave you in awe of it.
Best Comedy Bollywood movies of 2016:
Dishoom is a buddy cop action comedy film, directed by Rohit Dhawan and produced by Sajid Nadiawala. The storyline is written by Rohit Dhawan and Tushar Hiranandani. Two policemen, Kabir and Junaid are at distancing odds with each other.
However, they have to embark on a mission to rescue Viraj, a top cricketer who has been kidnapped. The cast consists of Varun Dhawan as Junaid, John Abraham as Kabir in leading roles along with Jacqueline Fernandez, Akshay Khanna and Nargis Fakhri.
Phir Hera pheri
Directed by Neeraj Vora, Phir Hera Pheri is a sequel of 2000 movie Phir Hera Pheri is among some of the best comedy movies of the year. The movie boasts of having some of the top comic actors from the contemporary crop.
It stars Paresh Rawal, Akshay Kumar and Sunil Shetty along with many other popular faces including Bipasha Basu, Johnny Lever and Rimi Sen. The lives of three people change completely when they get cheated by a con artist. They are forced to find ways to repay a loan they had taken from a dreaded gangster.
Housefull 3 is a Bollywood comedy film, directed and co-authored by Sajid Farhad and produced by Sajid Nadiawala, under the banner of Nadiawala Grandson Entertainment. It is the third in the Houseful Franchise and is distributed by Eros International.
The movie has a famous cast consisting of Akshay Kumar, Boman Irani, Chunky Pandey, Abhishek Bachchan, Jackie Shroff, Ritesh Deshmukh, Johnny Lever, Lisa Haydon, Nargis Fakhri and Jacqueline Fernandez. A superstitious belief gets a rich man to not want his daughters to get married. Their boyfriends must prove themselves to marry the girls.
Kapoor and Sons
Exclusively directed by Shakun Batra and produced by Karan Johar, Hiroo Yash Johar and Apoorva Mehta, under the banner of the famous Dharma Productions and Fox Star Studios. The movie stars Fawad Khan, Siddharth Malhotra, Alia Bhatt and Rishi Kapoor in leading roles among many other prominent faces.
Two brothers, Arjun and Rahul visit their ailing father at home, while a rift is created between them due to a young girl, further adding to the ongoing problems in the family.
Kyaa Kool Hain Hum 3
Kanhaiya, a film director from Thailand falls in love with Shalu, a young girl who belongs to a conservative family. Kanhaiya tries all hacks in order to impress her father.
Directed by Umesh Ghadke and co-produced by Ekta Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor, this adult comedy film stars Tusshar Kapoor, Mandina Karimi, Aftab Shivdasani, and Meghna Naida among several other popular stars. This movie is a sequel of Kya Kool Hain Hum movies from 2005 and 2012 and is a must watch Bollywood Comedy film from the year.
Happy Bhag Jayegi
Written and directed by Mudassar Aziz and co- produced by Anand L. Rai and Krishika Lulla is a Bollywood comedy with a simple storyline and yet full of drama. The story is beautifully whirled around an elopement gone wrong.
A girl elopes on the day of her wedding so that she can marry the man she loves. However, she ends up arriving at the house of a Pakistani politician which brews up trouble. The movie stars Diana Penty, Ali Fazal and Abhay Deol in prominent roles.
Santa Banta Pvt Ltd
Directed by Akash Deep, Santa Banta Pvt. Ltd. is a 2016 Bollywood Spy comedy film starring Vir Das, Neha Dhupia, Boman Irani, Lisa Haydon and Johnny Lever. The movie is produced and distributed by Viacom 18.
Two Punjabi comrades, Santa and Banta land in trouble when they are mistaken to be secret agents sent on a mission to rescue the ambassador of Fiji. This movie is listed among the must watch comedy movies of 2016.
Kerry On Kutton
Fabulously directed by Ashok Yadav and produced by Shashank Shekhar Singh under the banner of Trishank Entertainment Pvt. Ltd, Kerry on Kutton is an award winning direction that revolves around the life of four teenagers, Kerry, Kadambari, Jyoti and Suraj, who reside in Baliya and belong to defunct families.
They happen to each other’s path while trying to fulfill their dreams. The film stars Satyajeet Dube, Aradhna Jagota, Aditya Kumar and Karan Mahavar. Kerry and Kutton stands among the most watched comedy films of Bollywood in 2016.
Best Comedy Bollywood movies of 2015
Singh is Bling
Directed by Prabhu Dewa, Singh Is Bliing is a 2015 Action Comedy film from Bollywood produced by Ashwini Yadi under the banners of Grazing Goat Pictures and Pen India Limited. The film features Akshay Kumar, Lara Dutta, Amy Jackson and Kay Kay Menon in leading roles.
The lead, a lazy and laid back youth, Sardar Singh always runs away from his responsibilities because of which a frustrated father asks him either to marry or go to Goa to work with a friend.
Starring a famous cast including Shruti Hasan, Anil Kapoor, John Abraham, Nana Patekar, Sakshi Maggo, Paresh Rawal, Dimple Kapadia and Naseeruddin Shah, this Bollywood action Comedy film is a must watch from the year 2015.
This film directed by Anees Bazmi and produced by Firoz Nadiawala, is based on two fearsome gangsters, Sagar and Uday, who decide to quit the life of a criminal for good. However, they resort to their old ways when they are not able to find a suitable match for their sister. This film is filled with thrill action and comedy and is a must watch for all.
Tanu Weds Manu Returns
Tanu Weds Manu Returns is a highly popular 2015 Bollywood comedy film directed by Anand L. Rai. It is a sequel of 2011 hit film Tanu Weds Manu. The film has a popular cast including Kangana Ranaut, R. Madhavan, Deepak Dobriyal, Jimmy Shergill, Swara Bhaskar, Ejaz Khan apart from several other famous faces.
After Tanu and Manu split their marriage, the latter is smitten by Datto, a lookalike of his ex-wife. However, the estranged couple’s love begins to spark again.
A typical Rohit Shetty direction, Dilwale is another famous Bollywood romantic comedy film produced by Gauri Khan. The film stars the King of Bollywood, Shahrukh Khan, Kajol, Varun Dhawan and Kriti Sanon in lead roles along with Boman Irani and Johnny Lever.
Two people, Raj and Meena fall in love with each other but are separated as they belong to rival mafia families. Several years later their relationship gets a second chance when their siblings fall in love. This film is the source of several popular Bollywood numbers.
Kisko Kisko Pyaar Karoon
Co- directed by Abbas Burmawalla and Mustan Burmawalla, Kisko Kisko Pyaar Karoon is a highly appreciated Bollywood comedy film, starring the ace comedian and actor, Kapil Sharma, Elli Avram, Simran Kaur, Manjari Phadnis along other famous faces in popular roles.
A man marries three women who reside in the same building, unaware of the fact that they have the same husband. To make the matters worse, all his three wives are invited to his fourth wedding. This movie is a source of fresh comedy and drama for viewers.
Baankey Ki Crazy Baraat
Baankey Ki Crazy Baraat is an enjoyable flick about a rare, but serious issue about proxy marriage. This film directed by Aijaz Khan and produced by Anita Mani is about Baankey, a thirty five year old unemployed man, who gets motivated to get married against his horoscope.
A priest suggests a proxy wedding where another groom would replace him. The movie stars Rajpal Yadav, Vijay Raz, Tia Bajpai, Sanjay Mishra and Rakesh Bedi along with many other popular actors. This movie is a must watch from the year.
Pyaar Ka Punchnama 2
Star cast & Role in Film:
- Kartik Aaryan as Anshul “Gogo” Sharma
- Omkar Kapoor as Tarun Thakur
- Sunny Singh as Chauka/Siddharth
- Nushrat Bharucha as Ruchika “Chiku” Khanna
- Ishita Raj Sharma as Kusum
- Sonnalli Seygall as Supriya
Directed by: Luv Ranjan
Produced by: Abhishek Pathak
This movie was released in the year 2015 and was directed by the incredibly talented Luv Ranjan. This comedy movie is actually about three different males named Anshul, Tarun, and Siddharth. These guys end up falling in love with three different women at the same time.
However, the walk in the garden phase of their relationship soon fades as their relationships get toxic by the day.
What follows after that is the hilarious attempt of all these individuals to entangle themselves from the mess they have created and found the path that is suited for them as individuals. This movie captures the dark side of love in a hilarious and yet entertaining way.
Best Bollywood comedy movies of the 2000s
Directed by Priyadarshan, Hera Pheri is a series of comedy films, the first one of which was released in the year 2000. The famous movie stars Akshay Kumar, Paresh Rawal, Sunil Shetty and Tabu in leading roles along with many other popular actors.
The story is adapted from the 1989 famous Malayalam film, Ramji Rao speaking. The hilariously comical plot revolves around an eccentric trio, stuck amid shenanigans. The movie brings to the viewers, loads of entertainment and fits of laughter.
Khosla Ka Ghosla! (2006)
Directed by Diwakar Bannerjee and produced by the duo Savita Raj and Ronnie Screwvala, Khosla Ka Ghosla is a famous comedy movie from the year 2006. The movie stars Tara Sharma, Boman Irani, Anupam Kher, Parvin Dabas and Roney Shorey.
The story is based on the struggle of a Delhi based middle class man who tries to take his land back from a thug. Meanwhile, his son, along with some friends, steps in armed to fool the crook. This movie remains an all time favourite of Bollywood.
Tere Bin Laden (2010)
Tere Bin Laden is a tongue in cheek satirical comedy film based on an ambitious young reporter from Pakistan who is frustrated over cancellation of his Visa to the United States. He comes across a look alike of the dreaded terrorist Ossama Bin Laden and posts his video on the net leading to a havoc.
Directed by writer and director, Abhishek Sharma, Tere Bin Laden features popular faces including Ali Zagar, Pradhuman Singh, Piyush Mishra and Sugandha Garg along with many other famous ones.
Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. (2003)
Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. is one of its kind movies from the year, directed and co-written by Rajkuma Hirani. Munna, a goon, sets out to fulfill his father’s dream of becoming a doctor. With a friend’s help, he gets a charitable hospital built and pretends to fulfill his father’s wish.
Later he gets into trouble when his father decides to get him married. The cast consists of Sanjay Dutt, Arshad Warsi, Sunil Dutt and Boman Irani in popular roles. This movie won many awards including those at National awards. It remains an all time favourite of India.
Bheja Fry (2007)
Directed by Sagar Ballari and produced by Sunil Doshi, Bheja Fry is a popular Bollywood comedy film from the year 2007. The movie stars Vinay Pathak, Rajat Kapoor, Sharat Katariya and Sarika in popular roles. The plot is based on a common man who invites trouble when an aspiring singer visits his house.
He tries to restore the wrong done, but the situation is already out of hand and the matter becomes more complicated. With a unique storyline, amazing direction and fabulous screenplay, this movie remains in the hitlist.
Vicky Donor (2012)
A famous Shoojit Sircar direction, Vicky Donor is another famous Bollywood comedy flick from the year 2012. The movie is produced by the trio John Abraham, Ronnie Lahiri and Sunil Lulla under the banner of Eros International and John Abraham entertainment.
Ayushman Khurrana marked his debut in Bollywood with this film alongside Yami Gautam, John Abaraham, Annu Kapoor and Dolly Awhluwalia. A doctor, who owns a fertility clinic and a sperm bank is in search of a healthy sperm donor. His search ends when he comes across Vicky, a young Punjabi Boy.
Lage Raho Munna Bhai (2006)
Released in September 2006, Lage Raho Munna Bhai revolves around the life of a gangster who falls in love with a radio Jockey but lies to her about his whereabouts and pretends to be a true Gandhian. Although he ends up hurting his lady love, but, genuinely undergoes a transformation and starts helping people.
Directed by Rajkumar Hirani, the film features Sanjay Dutt, Arshad Warsi, Vidya Balan and Boman Irani in lead roles. With its famous cast and interesting storyline, the movie is among the favourite Bollywood comedies.
Best Comedy Bollywood movies of the 90s
Andaz Apna Apna
Andaz Apna Apna is a 1994 Bollywood Romantic Comedy Film, flawlessly directed by Rajkumar Santoshi and bankrolled by producer Vinay Kumar Sinha. The movie is about two slackers belonging to middle class families who compete with each other in order to win over a rich heiress.
In the sequence, they together save the girl from a dreaded gangster. Starring Aamir Khan, Salman Khan, Raveena Tandon and Karisma Kapoor, this movie is among the must watch ones from the decade. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fd_w7Qw8biU
Haseena Maan Jaegi
Haseena Maan Jaegi is a 1999 Bollywood comedy romance directed by David Dhawan and produced by Smitha Takhrey. The movie features famous Bollywood stars including Govina, Karisma Kapoor, Sanjay Dutt, Pooja Batra, Kader Khan and Anupam Kher. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-HKBch3BmCE
The storyline of the movie is based on two mischievous brothers who play a prank on their father who ends up sending them to Goa for work. There, they fall in love and go on to do anything in order to impress their father. This movie is in the hit list from the decade.
Mr. and Mrs. Khiladi
Directed by David Dhawan and produced by Keshu Ramsay, Mr. and Mrs. Khiladi is a popular Bollywood comedy film from the year 1997. The movie stars Akshay Kumar, Juhi Chawla, Paresh Rawal, Kader Khan, Satish Kaushik and Himani Shivpuri in popular roles.
The movie has an interesting plot. An astrologer predicts a fortune for idler Raja who falls in love with Shalu, the daughter of a millionaire. However, Raja has to face the biggest challenge when Shalu’s father asks him to work hard and earn more money if he wants to marry his daughter.
Another flawless direction from the decade, by David Dhawan, Aankhen is a 1993 popular comedy film. It revolves around two good for nothing brothers who keep cracking impractical jokes, one of which takes a dangerous turn when it gets out of hand.
As a result, one of them goes missing while the other is suspected for his murder. The movie stars famous Bollywood faces including Govinda, Chunky Pandey, Rita Shivpuri and Kader Khan. This movie brings fits of laughter along with endless drama for its viewers.
Deewana Mastana (1997)
Deewana Mastana is another Bollywood comedy movie from David Dhawan’s treasure box. The story is based on a young psychiatrist who is being persuaded by a small- time crook and a patient. The matter takes a hilarious turn when the two of them try to outsmart each other to win over the girl.
The movie stars Anil Kapoor, Govinda and Juhi Chawla as lead actors along with Johnny Lever, Anupam Kher and Satish Kaushik. With an interesting track, this movie is a must watch from the decade.
Raja Babu (1994)
Directed by the ace director comedy David Dhawan and produced by Nandu G Tolani, Raja Babu is a popular comedy flick from Bollywood. The movie is based on an orphan who is adopted by a rich village couple.
He later falls in love with a modern city girl who leaves him when she learns that he is not as sophisticated as he pretends to be. The movie stars Govinda, Karisma Kapoor, Shakti Kapoor, Aruna Irani and Prem Chopra. With a popular caste and an interesting storyline the movie is a treat for its viewers.
A first from the Judwaa series by David Dhawan, this movie is among the best from the decade. The movie revolves around twin brothers who are separated at birth but later are united by fate when they try to defeat a dreaded local gangster who is after the Malhotra family.
The movie features Salman Khan, Rambha, Anupam Kher, Karisma Kapoor, Shakti Kapoor and Kader Khan in popular roles along with many other famous faces. With a hit song list and flawless screenplay, the film is one of the favourites from the decade.
With this, we finish our list of the best comedy movies in Bollywood.
However, we shall make sure to keep you updated about the latest Hindi comedy movies 2020 too 🙂