20 TV Celebs That Failed In Bollywood

20 TV Celebs That Failed In Bollywood Hindi Article


Anita started her acting career with serial Kabhi Sautan Kabhi Saheli. She was working in serial ‘ Kavyanjali Kavyanjali was a popular Malayalam tele serial tha >> Read More... Kavyanjali ’ 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 Krishna Cottage Krishna Cottage is a Tamil television serial that >> Read More... Krishna Cottage , 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.


2. Raqesh Vashisth Another hotty in the town. He is one of those acto >> Read More... Raqesh Vashisth

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.


3. Rajeev Khandelwal Rajeev Khandelwal is a model turned film and telev >> Read More... Rajeev Khandelwal


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 ‘ Aamir Click to look into! >> Read More... Aamir ’ and became popular in B-town as well. After that, he did films like ‘ Shaitan Click to look into! >> Read More... Shaitan ’, ‘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 ‘ Reporters Reporters is a fiction based newsroom drama series >> Read More... Reporters ’. Also, he was seen as the host of the game show Sach Ka Saamna, Deal, Ya No Deal, etc.

4. Aamna Sharif Aamna Sharif is an Indian Movie Actress and Hindi >> Read More... Aamna Sharif


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 Aloo Chaat Click to look into! >> Read More... Aloo Chaat 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 Ek Villain Click to look into! >> Read More... Ek Villain though.



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 Mumbai Salsa Click to look into! >> Read More... Mumbai Salsa and ‘ 1920 Click to look into! >> Read More... 1920 ’, 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 Maharakshak Devi This show is 2015, Hindi action, thriller, fantasy >> Read More... Maharakshak Devi .




Barun Sobti started his career by acting in the spiritual show ‘ Shraddha Shraddha was an Indian television daily soap which >> Read More... Shraddha ’ on Star Plus but the show was stopped because of the low TRPs. After that he acted in serials like 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.

7. Amar Upadhyay Amar Upadhyay had started out as a small-time Indi >> Read More... Amar Upadhyay

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.

8. Rannvijay Singh Ranvijay Singh is the prolific television host of >> Read More... Rannvijay Singh

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 ‘ Pukar Click to look into! >> Read More... Pukar ’ which also didn't work well. He is currently working as a host in Roadies and Splitsvilla.

9. Manish Paul Manish Paul is an Indian television actor, host an >> Read More... Manish Paul

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 ‘ Kayamath Kayamath is an Indian Television Drama broadcast o >> Read More... Kayamath ’, and more, and has won millions of hearts. He entered into Bollywood with the debut film ‘ Hate Story 2 Click to look into! >> Read More... Hate Story 2 ’ and did movies like Desi Kattey Click to look into! >> Read More... Desi Kattey and Ek Paheli Leela Click to look into! >> Read More... Ek Paheli Leela , but none of them succeeded in Bollywood. He was seen recently in season 7 of Khatron Ke Khiladi.

11. Karan Singh Grover Karan Singh Grover is a famous Indian actor who is >> Read More... 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 Now this is something very BIG. Here we are talkin >> Read More... Kasautii Zindagii Kay . He became famous on TV with series such as Dill Mill Gayye and Qubool Hai Qubool Hai is an Indian TV opera soap regarding th >> Read More... Qubool Hai . 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 Click to look into! >> Read More... Hate Story 3 ’ and ‘ Alone Click to look into! >> Read More... Alone ’, but none of them hit Bollywood well. He even has hosted a show ' Selfie Click to look into! >> Read More... Selfie ' 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 ‘ Nach Baliye Whooping success to its credit of 145 episodes and >> Read More... Nach Baliye ’. 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.

13. Hansika Motwani Hansika Motwani is a young and beautiful actress, >> Read More... Hansika Motwani

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 Hrithik Roshan Hrithik Roshan with his unimaginable dance moves i >> Read More... Hrithik Roshan '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.

14. Eijaz Khan Eijaz Khan, who is an Indian film cum television a >> Read More... Eijaz Khan

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 Click to look into! >> Read More... 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 Click to look into! >> Read More... Tanu Weds Manu . He sometimes is seen on TV in some episodes of ‘ CID Crimes happens to anybody in this world. You canno >> Read More... CID ’, 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.

16. Shruti Seth Shruti Seth is a leading TV presenter, VJ and Hind >> Read More... Shruti Seth

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 ‘ Shararat Shararat-thoda jadu, thodi nazaakat was an Indian >> Read More... Shararat ’. 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.

17. Sara Khan Sara Khan is a popular Indian TV actress. She won >> Read More... Sara Khan

Sara Khan became in demand on Television with the serial Bidaai Sapna Babul Ka. She entered in Bollywood with the debut film ‘ Payback Click to look into! >> Read More... Payback ’, followed by Midsummer Midnight Mumbai, but both movies failed. Later, she was seen in reality show Bigg Boss Bigg Boss Tamil is the Tamil language version of t >> Read More... Bigg Boss and also did the serial Ram Milaye Jodi.


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.

19. Salil Ankola Salil Ankola, born on March 1, 1968, and a residen >> Read More... Salil Ankola

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 ‘ Kurukshetra Click to look into! >> Read More... Kurukshetra ’, Chahat Aur Nafrat Story soon >> Read More... Chahat Aur Nafrat , Karam Apna Apna, Kehta Hai Dil Kehta Hai Dil is an Indian television Drama broadc >> Read More... 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.

20. Karan Kundra Karan Kundra is a dashing, handsome, sexy, stylish >> Read More... Karan Kundra

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 Horror Story Click to look into! >> Read More... Horror Story 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.