We have so many great actors in our Television Industry as well as Bollywood. The Industry has given us some gems over the years. Few of them come from a family background related to the films, but there are also a few of them who struggled a lot to reach heights. Some people who had a simple life started their career from reality shows and changed it with their efforts and dedication. Let’s have a look at few of them.
The chocolate boy of Bollywood was born in Punjab, India. He is popular for few of his well-known movies like
and Dum Laga Ke Haisha. He is an amazing singer as well. He gave few hits like O Heeriye and Pani Da Rang. Ayushmaan was just 17 years old when he appeared on the TV show on Channel V. However; he came to limelight after he participated in the famous reality show MTV Roadies in 2004 and won the same.
The amazing singer started his career with the very famous reality show
. He did not win the show but was one of the Runner-up in the year 2007. He later went on to host another season of the same show. In spite of being an amazing singer, he was keen on acting in films. He made his debut in the industry with 2010 hit ‘Badmash Company’ also starring
. He hosted few hit TV shows like Jhalak Dikkhla Ja and India’s Got Talent. Coming from a very simple background, he became successful in the Industry.
3) " Gurbani Judge (Bani J) "
The hot and happening girl also fondly known as “VJ Bani” hails from Chandigarh. She started off with the very famous show MTV Roadies Season 4. She was the Runner-up. She later went on to host Roadies for six consecutive years. She also appeared in a movie ‘Aap Ka Suroor’ in the year 2007. Bani is known for her love towards Fitness and Tattoos. Her transformation over the years is Phenomenal. She is an inspiration for all the girls out there.
He is one of the well-known TV celebrities of our time. He has a lot of fan following, majority of female followers. Rannvijay is loved and adored by many. Not many know that this person came from a simple family background. He is from an Army based family and not opting for that he decided to participate in a show called Roadies back in the year 2003. He later became the host of the show and also became one of the judges in the recent seasons of Roadies. He also appeared in few popular movies like London Dreams and
. He has been doing a lot of TV shows since a long time. He married his long time love Priyanka.
The beautiful actress who got a lot of acknowledgment after her movie Once Upon A Time in Mumbai started her career with a TV show following another Reality show Jhalak Dikkhla Ja in 2007. She got positive reviews for her outstanding performances for weeks. Soon after that, she made her debut in Bollywood with the musical film ‘Rock On’ in 2008. Few of her movies include
, EK Villian, Azhar, etc. Prachi is one of the prettiest actresses in the Industry.
By winning the popular dance show ‘Dance India Dance’, she made her way in the industry. She is a fabulous dancer and proved it by her performances over the years. She was the lead character in the youth TV soap
Dil Dosti Dance
(D3) in 2011. She was opposite
in the show. She has performed in songs of famous Bollywood movies like
Tees Maar Khan
. She has two sisters Mukti and
. Mukti is a dancer as well. Neeti is a Playback Singer.
He started his career with small roles in TV shows. In the year 2012, he participated in Jhalak Dikkhla Ja season 5 and was a Runner-up. He came to limelight after the dance reality show. He went on to host few TV shows after that including the famous ‘
Yeh Hai Aashiqui
’ on Bindass TV. He also participated in Dance reality show
6 with his love
and won the show. Rithvik and Asha are one of the most adorable couples of TV.
When ‘Chak De India’ released in the year 2007, the only topic of discussion was the girls who portrayed the characters so well. One of them was Shubhi Mehta. After participating in Roadies season 3, she bagged the role of ‘Gunjan Lakhani’ in the film. She was amazing throughout the movie. She also did a part in the film “Aamras.”She worked on the small screen too. She recently got married to Apoorv Bajpai.
The comic character of Jeet from the movie Student Of The Year got a lot of love and appreciation. The character was done by none other than Sahil Anand, who was once a contestant on TV show Roadies season 4. He was in the supporting cast along with the debutants Siddharth, Alia, and Varun. Sahil immediately got the role in SOTY after his popularity in the reality show.
The famous TV actress Divyanka rose to fame with her character Dr. Ishita Bhalla in the Soap ‘
Yeh Hai Mohabbatein
’. In the year 2004, she participated in the show India’s Best Cinestars Ki Khoj. She was a winner from her region. Divyanka won several awards for her performances in various TV shows. She is one of the most hardworking actresses in the industry.