10 Bollywood Singers Who Ventured Into Acting

10 Bollywood Singers Who Ventured Into Acting Hindi Article

Our Bollywood stars are multi-talented matured actors as they can fill the lives for any role given to them with ease, though lots of efforts and dedication is put behind it but still audience appreciate his/her talent irrespective of his/her background. And the impact of the movie on audience increases with its songs and background score which are made so impactful on audience pulse by the playback singers who fill the life to the songs. But just think what happens when these singers plays a lead role in a movie. Audience may accept them or reject them.

So here some of the turning points in singers’ lives who made their debut in Bollywood movies as actors and audience response on their debut which purely depends on their performance.

1. Sonu Nigam

First he came in front of audience as child artist in Bollywood. And then he didn't put make up for so. He again ascended in Bollywood by creating Tsunami with his melodious voice which made everyone to drown in his Tsunami, and still going on strong in that field. He ascended to fame because of audience response to his playback singing built over confidence in him which made him to sign for a film as lead actor and he made his debut in “Jaani Dushman” in 2002. But audience didn’t even care about that movie. He struggled a lot to make a comeback as an actor but later he realised that acting is not made for him.

2. Lucky Ali

An amazing singer whose music made us to forgot ourselves. His albums and other songs made youth to go crazy with his soulful music, meaningfull lyrics and his pulse changing voice, the impact of his songs just enhanced. His success in singing field made him to play in acting field. In 2002, with the films ‘Sur’, and ‘ Kaante’ he made his debut as an actor. These movies were able to do a producer life saving amount of business at the box office. After that, luck is only meant for his name not for his acting career.

3. Abhijeet Sawant

This handsome became public figure after winning the inaugural season of the Indian Idol and soon he created sensation. But he didn't expect that he would become one day flower as he was not able to capitalize on his popularity and make a place for himself in Bollywood. He also tried his hand in acting starring in lead role in the movie ‘Lottery’ but luck didn't hold his hand in his career and the film was an utter flop. And soon his name from audience mind gradually vanished.

4. Mika Singh

One of the most famous and controversial singers of the Bollywood industry. Mika Singh is popular for his party songs and item numbers from various movies and still his waves are going strong in the Bollywood. He was also seen in a movie in the year 2011 named ‘ Loot’. The performance in the movie was so bad that people started calling him as "Iron leg for directors".

5. Sukhwinder Singh

He is also one of the famous playback singer who comes to our mind when we think of singers. But most of us don’t have a clue that he has even acted in some of the Bollywood movies. He put makeup for side roles in a couple of movies like “ Rakta Charitra". But he was seen in a lead role in the movie “Kuch Kariye", but this movie not even run for 2 days in theaters and after that, we haven't seen him on the big screen as an actor.

6. Aditya Narayan

As a son of the famous Bollywood singer Udit Narayan he followed his father path and went on to become a singer. But seeing his charm in face and outlook made Vikram Bhatt to offer him a role in a horror movie ‘ Shaapit’ in the year 2010. The movie was not able to do much at the box office and thus ended Aditya’s career as an actor which shows acting skills make you as a successful actor, neither your background nor your outlooks.

7. Himesh Reshammiya

Another popular name from the family of playback singers. He is well-renowned personality, and everyone is familiar with his melody voice and his soul touching songs. He has given many sensational hits to Bollywood and still continues to give back to back hits. But when it comes to acting, he has been a complete zero. None of his films have been able to make audiences to look at his movie poster nor the critics. Some of his disasters are “Aap Ka Suroor", ‘ Karzzzz’, and the last one being “ The Xpose".

8. Honey Singh

The most popular rapper of the Bollywood who calls himself as Yo Yo Honey Singh. Without his songs, a party seems to be like a flower without any fragrance, imagine this is the level of impact he created, especially on the youngsters. We saw him in a couple of Bollywood movies, lately one of them being “The Xpose". He was not able to catch the audience with his acting as he can do so with his singing.

9. Hard Kaur

She is one of the hot and beautiful female rapper who was seen in a side role in the movie “ Patiala House” starring Akshay Kumar and Anushka Sharma in the lead. Her work was appreciable, and we would like to see her more in a lead role.

10. Atif Aslam

He is one handsome Pakistani singer who has done some great work in the Indian cinema, and his songs are very popular among the audiences here, especially youth. He has also featured in a movie in the year 2011 named ‘Bol’, which is one of the highest grossing Pakistani films of all time.