Bollywood is known worldwide because of the actors, and the major actors are the four Khans who rule the industry. The brewing actresses consider it their luck to get a break opposite to one of them, as it means a sure career in Bollywood. But there are some actresses, well established, who declined the roles opposite to Khans.
This actress made her debut opposite to Shahrukh Khan, and had also worked with
Saif Ali Khan. The lady refuses to work opposite to
Salman Khan, and is reported to have refused the movies like
Jai Ho, Sultan, Kick, and
Bajrangi Bhaijaan. The reason behind is not known yet.
The lady is quite bold to turn down the offer of Sultan. The reason being, the role of Afra did not intrigue her as she has already done roles which are one of a kind. She quoted that doing this role would mean demoting herself.
The Vivaah famous actress was offered the part of Rajkumari Chandrika in Prem Ratan Dhan Payo, opposite to Salman Khan, but she turned it down stating that she wants to stay away from the negative roles.
This gorgeous lady was offered the role of Shaina Mehra in the movie Kick, starring Salman Khan. She refused for the role, and then the role was bouncing between
Vidya Balan, and
Parineeti Chopra, but after their no, the role then was bagged by Jacqueline.
The bubbly actress was offered the role of Pia of 3 Idiots, starring Amir Khan. The movie was a super show, but Kajol underestimated the character of Pia, and turned down the offer. Later Kareena entered, and we all know how much she is appreciated for this role of hers.
Piggy Chops was the first lady to be approached for the superhit movie, Ghajini. It was the first movie which became the benchmark for 100 Crore club. Miss World did not find the role convincing, and turned down the offer which was later picked up by Asin.
Kareena Kapoor Khan
Karan Johar, wrote Kal Ho Na Ho, keeping the character of Naina reserved for his best friend in the industry, Kareena Kapoor. But, Kareena later demanded an upraise in the fee almost equal to SRK, and Karan Johar, and Kareena had a huge fight over it which was public. They did not talk for nine months because of this.
The gorgeous lady was the first choice for the role in Badshah, but eventually, she turned down the role as the shooting of the movie was delayed to a great extent, and it was affecting her other schedules.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
The lady took a risk here as while she was in the Miss World beauty pageant, and was a mere contestant, she was offered a role in
Raja Hindustani, but she turned it down, and decided to continue with the contest which she later won.
Kuch Kuch Hota Hai was the directorial debut for Karan Johar, and he had reserved the role of the second lead for Twinkle, but she turned it down. Not only she, but the role was even turned down by Karishma Kapoor, Aishwarya Rai, Tabu,
Raveena Tandon, and Urmila. Later, the role landed in the laps of Rani Mukherjee.