Over the years, child actors have played some well-known roles in Bollywood. Many of our favorite celebrities' childhood personas appeared in the film while we were probably too young to remember. While some of these children went on to have successful adult film careers, others took a different path. Please keep reading about the top ten famous kid actors from the recent past and how they appear today.
Alia Bhatt was born on March 15, 1993, to Indian film director
. She is one of Bollywood's most talented and well-paid actresses, and she made her debut in the 2012 film Student of The Year. Alia Bhatt made her film debut at the age of six in the movie Sangharsh, which most people are unaware of.
Aamir Khan is one of Bollywood's most prominent Khans. Aamir made his acting debut as a child actor in his uncle Nasir Hussain's 1973 film Yaadon Ki Baarat. His big break came later in 1988 when he worked opposite
in the movie Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak. Back in the day, the two had fantastic on-screen chemistry!
Does anyone recall the commercial phrase "I am a Complan boy?" If so, you'll be surprised to learn that the boy in that ad is Shahid Kapoor. On February 25, 1981, he was born in New Delhi to actor Pankaj Kapoor and actor-dancer
The same tiny Complan boy has grown up to be a guy with a beautiful wife, two children, and some of the top roles in the industry.
Mr. Hrithik Roshan When he was only six years old, Bollywood's very own Greek God began his acting career as a child artist in his grandfather J. Om Prakash's film Aasha, where he danced with critical actors. He comes from a filmmaking background, which gives him a little extra leverage in the industry. He received a lot of credit, and he became a well-known kid actor. In 1986, he appeared in films such as Aap Ke Deewane and
. He came to popularity with the highly praised film Kaho Na Pyaar Hein.
Sanju Baba's the son of famed actor and director Suni Dutt. He made his film debut as a child actor in 1971 in Reshma Aur Shera, starring his father alongside
. He had a brief cameo as a Qawwali singer. Sanjay Dutt's acting career and timeline have not been limited to action-packed roles and comic genres, as he now has his biography.
Darsheel Safary's character Ishaan Awasthi from
Taare Zameen Par
is still engraved in our minds years after the film's premiere. In 2007, he made his film debut as a student in Taare Zameen Par, for which he received the Filmfare Critics Award for best actor. In addition, he appeared in the films "Bumm Bumm Bole, Zokkomon, and Midnight's Children. Now he's doing theatre, which means he's carefully and wisely preparing the foundations for his career as an actor, but not among Bollywood child performers this time.
A female actor who has acted in films such as Vaastu Shastra, Phoonk, Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna, My Friend Ganesha, and others is one of the most well-known "cute boy" children actors. On August 5, 1999, Ahsaas Channa was born. She is an outstanding actor who has appeared in several television shows, films, web series, YouTube videos, and other ventures. As a teenager, Ahsaas Channa appeared in popular television shows such as Devon Ke Dev Mahadev, Oye Jassi, and Fanah.
Siddharth Nigam played Aamir Khan's childhood part of Sahir/Samar in Dhoom 3 in 2013, and this kid is an excellent star who has shown himself via dancing and fitness. Siddharth originally appeared in a Bournvita advertisement before being contacted by the Dhoom 3 casting team for an audition. It was a big break for the young actor, who went on to play critical roles in Indian tv dramas. Siddharth Nigam has made a reputation for himself in the profession despite being only 20 years old. Siddharth Nigam is well known for his portrayal of Aladdin in the television series Aladdin - Naam Toh Suna Hoga. In addition, Siddharth is a gold medalist gymnast!
Anjali, the young actor from Kuch Kuch Hota Hae, has grown up! Yes, she went from incredibly cute to pretty diva in a few years. Aside from Kuch Kuch Hota Hae, she has also appeared in films such as Har Dil Jo Pyaar Karega and Badal. As a mature performer in the industry, Sana Saeed made her debut in Karan Johar's box office blockbuster Student of The Year. She has also appeared on popular reality shows such as
Jhalak Dikhla Jaa
: Khatron Ke Khiladi, and others.
His debut appearance was in the television series
Gul Gulshan Gulfam
. Kunal starred in films like Hum Hain Rahi Pyaar Ke in 1993, Bhai, and Aamir Khan's
. He is known as one of the best child actors who became famous. Kunal Khemu is one of the most gifted performers working in Bollywood today. Kunal Khemu, who is married to
Soha Ali Khan
and has a daughter, has been in several blockbuster films, including
Go Goa Gone
, 99, Golmaal series, Kalyug, and Dhol. He still has childish looks, which is why he has appeared in films in the past.