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6 Popular Actors And The Careers They Left For Bollywood

While you may consider and follow the famous Bollywood celebrities due to their lifestyle, personality, and talent, but you may not know that the top-notch celebs of today had tried their luck in various other fields before becoming a great star in Bollywood.

Well, from Amitabh Bachchan to Akshay Kumar, our series combines all those celebrities who tried at different places before they got their big break.
Read on and find out the list of those stars and the career they never had.



6 Popular Actors And The Careers They Left For Bollywood

6 Popular Actors And The Careers They Left For Bollywood

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1. Amitabh Bachchan

1. Amitabh Bachchan

The Shahenshah of Bollywood, Amitabh Bachchan tried his luck as a radio jockey with All India Radio but got rejected due to his deep baritone.

Well, Big B moved on to the acting career. 

Well, Big B moved on to the acting career. 

And now as you know, he is ruling the industry. Well, AIR might have regretted their decision later.

2. Ameesha Patel

2. Ameesha Patel

The cute girl with long fluttering eyelashes won a gold medal for the paper on economics, she submitted at one of the Boston Universities. She even worked as economic analyst later.

But life had some different plans for her.

But life had some different plans for her.

Her father's friend Rakesh Roshan spotted her and offered her debut film 'Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai'.

3. Akshay Kumar

3. Akshay Kumar

The Khiladi Kumar would have probably been behind the kitchen counter as he worked as a chef in Bangkok and even has a black belt in Taekwondo. Well, he could also have been a martial arts trainer.

But, Mr. Khiladi has impressed everyone by his action chops.

But, Mr. Khiladi has impressed everyone by his action chops.

Then Akshay started with modelling, and it took no time for him to start a career in Bollywood.

4. Deepika Padukone

4. Deepika Padukone

The hottest actress is a national level badminton player, and if she hadn't decided to go in Bollywood, then she would have represented India in badminton.

5. Tusshar Kapoor

5. Tusshar Kapoor

While now Tusshar has gained fame in the Bollywood industry, if his acting career hadn't taken off, he would have been a manager in leading company of the country.

6. Parineeti Chopra

6. Parineeti Chopra

Priyanka Chopra's cousin sister, Parineeti was working at the marketing department of Yash Raj Films and to continue a career in films she had to quit that job. Well, we love to see her on the silver screen.

Read also: 15 Bollywood celebrities who were sexually assaulted

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