Ek Villain is a 2014 thriller film starring Siddharth Malhotra and Shraddha Kapoor in lead roles. Riteish won the best actor in a supporting role for his portrayal as a serial killer. A reformed gangster gets his life straight when he marries a free-spirited girl who is terminally ill. He gets her cured and life becomes normal. Their blissful life gets disrupted when a deranged serial killer murders his wife in cold blood and the gangster goes back to his old ways to destroy him.