Anita started her acting career with serial Kabhi Sautan Kabhi Saheli. She was working in serial ‘
’ and became the most famous actress. While doing serials she also made her Hindi film debut with the horror film Kucch To Hai and did several films like
, Koi Aap Sa etc. Apart from Hindi movies she has also worked in some South-Indian movies 'Nenupelliki Ready' and 'Thotti Gang'. She worked in several films but didn't won people's hearts. However, she is currently working on the television show Ye Hai Mohabbatein.
Raqesh Vashisth is an actor and a model. He is known best for his work in television serials. He started his Bollywood career with the film Tum Bin. After Tum Bin, he did films like Dil Vil Pyar Vyar and Koi Mere Dil Mein Hai, but these films didn't get success in Bollywood. So he decided work on television and made his debut in the serial, Saat Phere. He got the popularity on television with daily soap Maryada: Lekin Kab Tak. Apart from his work, he is very good at painting and has a great interest in horse riding, playing tennis, sculpting, singing, playing the flute and sitar.
Rajeev Khandelwal became a household name and a heartthrob with his small screen debut hit Kahiin To Hoga. Later he wanted to act in movies. He started his Bollywood career with the film ‘
’ and became popular in B-town as well. After that, he did films like ‘
’, ‘Table No. 21’, ‘Soundtrack’, ‘’ and many more. But none of these films got him much success in Bollywood, and so he decided to come back to the small screen. He is currently working on the show ‘
’. Also, he was seen as the host of the game show Sach Ka Saamna, Deal, Ya No Deal, etc.
Aamna Sharif is a model and also an actor. She started her acting career on television with the serial Kahiin To Hoga and became very popular. So she tried her luck in Bollywood with films like
and Aao Wish Karein, but none of these movies got success in Bollywood. She then returned to television with Hongey Judaa Na Hum, but it failed as it was not getting the required TRPs. She did well in the Bollywood movie
Indraneil Sengupta is a model and actor. He started his acting career in Television with a TV serial Pyaar Ke Do Naam - Ek Radha Ek Shyam and became popular. Before entering into Television, he has worked in the movie Shukriya : Till Death Do Us Apart, with which he became famous and gained popularity. Afer doing daily soaps like Banoo Mein Tumhari Dulhan and ‘Maayka’, he acted in movie
’, but it didn't get success in Bollywood. So he shifted to Bengali cinema and did several Bengali films. He came back to Bollywood with ‘Kahaani’ in a small role and later did ‘Satyagraha’. But he didn't get success in Bollywood and came back to TV in serial Tumhaari Paakhi. The actor is now working in serial
Barun Sobti started his career by acting in the spiritual show ‘
’ on Star Plus but the show was stopped because of the low TRPs. After that he acted in serials like
Dill Mill Gayye
and Baat Hamari Pakki Hai. He gained popularity with serial Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon?. Later on, he entered into Bollywood with his debut film Main Aur Mr. Right, but the film didn't get success in Bollywood. It is indeed great that the actor is back on the Television with a show Satya Ki Kiran.
Amar started his acting with TV serial Kyunki Saans Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi and rose to fame. His popularity on TV gave him a chance to make his career in Bollywood. He started his Bollywood career with his first movie ‘Dhund: The Fog’ and did several other films like ‘13B’, ‘Dahshat’, etc. And he has come back to TV playing the role of Dharam in a daily Soap Saath Nibhaana Saathiya.
Rannvijay Singh is among the best anchors in India. He became popular in the year 2003 when he won the title of MTV Roadies Season 1 which was one of the most popular and the highest rated TRP reality shows. He began his career on TV with show MTV Roadies as an anchor. He started his Bollywood career with a film ‘Toss : A Flip With Destiny’ followed by various other films like London Dreams, Action Replay, Mumbai Calling, ‘Dharti’ and ‘3 AM’ but none of them succeeded in Bollywood. He then came back on Television with a serial ‘
’ which also didn't work well. He is currently working as a host in Roadies and Splitsvilla.
Manish Paul is a TV Host, actor and VJ. He is among the most popular TV hosts. He has worked as an anchor in many reality shows, and few award shows as well. He entered into television with a TV serial Ghost Bana Dost. He started his career in Bollywood with his debut film Micky Virus followed by Tere Bin Laden 2, but the movie didn't hit the Bollywood success target. He is now back to TV with hosting shows.
Jay Bhanushali is TV actor and anchor. He started his career on television with shows such as ‘
’, and more, and has won millions of hearts. He entered into Bollywood with the debut film ‘
Hate Story 2
’ and did movies like
Ek Paheli Leela
, but none of them succeeded in Bollywood. He was seen recently in season 7 of Khatron Ke Khiladi.
Karan Singh Grover
Karan Singh Grover is a model and an actor. He started his acting career with the serial Kitnii Mast Hai Zindagi but rose to fame with their
Kasautii Zindagii Kay
. He became famous on TV with series such as Dill Mill Gayye and
. But then he went on to work in Bollywood and tried his luck there. He has done films like ‘Brahm’, ‘I Am 24’, ‘
Hate Story 3
’ and ‘
’, but none of them hit Bollywood well. He even has hosted a show '
' on a news channel in which he has showed how Bollywood actors have struggled.
Gurmeet Choudhary is an actor as well as a model and dancer. The smart hunk of television Gurmeet Chaudhry has done many hit shows on television. He became famous playing the role of Lord Ram in ‘
’ which made him win many awards and much appreciation from critics. He then participated in many reality shows like ‘Pati, Patni Aur Woh', ‘Jhalak Dikhlaa Jaa’ and ‘
’. He has played a lead role in Geet - Hui Sabse Parai. He became very famous on television and tried his luck in Bollywood with the film ‘Khamoshiya’ but didn't get success in Bollywood.
Hansika Motwani started her acting career when she was a child. Her first debut serial was Shaka Laka Boom Boom through which she became very famous as a child artist and did many TV serials. She entered into Bollywood by playing a role as one of
's friends in Koi Mil Gaya. But then, at the age of 16, she did a lead role in film Tera Surroor, but the film didn't succeed in Bollywood. She then chose to move to the South Indian Cinema and today is a hot number in Tamil and Telugu films.
Eijaz Khan is an actor who is well-known for TV serials. He also first appeared in Kahiin To Hoga and then went on to become quite a successful Indian TV actor. But he took a break from TV in 2008 for his Bollywood film
Meerabai Not Out
. But the film didn't succeed in Bollywood and he returned to TV shortly after that. He has been in some films, but he only gained some attention in 2011 when he played Madhavan's Sardar friend, Jassi in
Tanu Weds Manu
. He sometimes is seen on TV in some episodes of ‘
’, and last came in Tanu Weds Manu Returns in 2015.
15. Sameer Kochhar
Sameer Kocchar is known as a host and an actor. He entered into Television as a host in a travel show, Haath Se Haath Mila. He entered in Bollywood with the film debut Valentine Days. He gained popularity on Indian TV when he starred in the very popular Bade Ache Lagte Hain. He has done several films, but none managed to hit the box office. Currently, he is an IPL anchor.
Shruti Seth is an actress and VJ. She has acted in serials like Kyun Hota Hai Pyaar and Des Mein Nikla Hoga Chand. She became famous on TV as the lovable teenage witch called Jiya in ‘
’. She was quite admired, and that was how she got a chance for Bollywood as well. She tried her luck there but never got an opportunity to play a lead role. She has only appeared in small roles in movies and has unfortunately failed to create an impact on the audience. She is a skillful host as she has hosted several seasons of Comedy Circus on Sony Channel as well.
Sara Khan became in demand on Television with the serial Bidaai Sapna Babul Ka. She entered in Bollywood with the debut film ‘
’, followed by Midsummer Midnight Mumbai, but both movies failed. Later, she was seen in reality show
and also did the serial Ram Milaye Jodi.
Aman Yatan Verma
Aman Yatan Verma is a Television anchor as well as an actor. He started his acting career with serial Pachpan Khambe Laal Diwar. He beacame popular on Indian TV when he came on the screen as Anupam Kapadia in Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi. Aman was not new to acting but this role brought him fame and love of audience. He has acted in many Bollywood movies but has only done supporting characters. His two films, Koi Hai and Pran Jaye Par Shaan Na Jaye, in which he played the lead, tanked miserably.
Salil Ankola started as a cricketer but soon became one of the most known faces on Indian TV. He then entered into the acting career with television serials like ‘
’, Chahat Aur Nafrat, Karam Apna Apna,
Kehta Hai Dil
, etc. But Salil wanted to act in Bollywood and ventured there. He did films like ‘Pitaah’, Chura Liyaa Hai Tumne, Silence Please, and The Dressing Room, but none of them worked and Salil was back to TV soon enough.
Karan Kundra debuted on TV with Kitni Mohabbat Hai and went on to become a common household name. He also tried out his luck in Bollywood with a lead role in
followed by a couple of films, but none of them worked. Recently he was seen hosting Channel V's ‘Gumraah’. Karan is another heartthrob actor of tinsel town who has won many hearts.