The year 2016 witnessed many blockbusters and flops. Bollywood Industry welcomed many new faces from whom we expected a lot. Few of them made an impact some failed to do so. This article shows the top 10 Bollywood actors and actresses who entered Bollywood in 2016.
Son of Sunita and Anil Kapoor Harshvardhan Kapoor made his debut in Rakesh Om Prakash Mehra's Mirziya. He is the brother of Rhea and
Sonam Kapoor. Harshvardhan Kapoor belongs to Kapoor Khandan there were high expectations from him. He failed to deliver as the movie failed miserably. We wish him best of luck for future projects.
Successful model and actress Saiyami Kher was the leading lady of Mirziya opposite Harshvardhan Kapoor. She represented famous brands like Loreal, Pantaloonduring her modelling career. Her first movie was Rey (Telugu movie) in 2015. She has the skills of a cricket player as she made her way to Indian women's cricket team but later said no.
Shriya Pilgaonkar started her Bollywood career with the film Fan. She played Gaurav's girlfriend role Neha in the picture. Previously she worked in Ekulti Ek (Marathi film), Un Plus Une( French movie). She received awards and praise for her role in Ekulti Ek.
Trained Martial artist and Kick Boxer Ritika Singh laid the foundation of her acting career with the film
Saala Khadoos. She also appeared in Telugu and Tamil movies. In Saala Khadoos she portrayed the role of adamant fisherwoman who later became a champion boxer. Although the film did average business on Bollywood front, she got applauded for her role.
Former Big Boss winner Gautam Gulati made his Bollywood debut with Azhar starring Imran Hashmi. He played the role of
Ravi Shastri in the film. Previously he was noticed for his role in Diya Aur Baati Hum. He gained attention and popularity through Big Boss. He also appeared on an MTV show named Big F.
Waluscha De Sousa
Waluscha De Sousa appeared as Aryan Khanna's (Shahrukh Khan) wife in Fan. Born and brought up in Goa, she advertised famous brands. She won Miss Beautiful Body title at
Miss India. Walusha started doing advertisement at the age of seventeen. His first ad was of Pepsi brand with Shahrukh Khan. She has three children.
Actress and model Pooja Hegde acted in Ashutosh Gpwarikor period movie
Mohenjo Daro. She played the role of Chaan, head priest daughter. At Miss Universe India, Pooja won second runner-up. She performed in Tamil and Telugu pictures also. Her first debut movie was a Tamil film named Mugamoodi.
Oka Laila Kosam is her first Telugu film.
Shekhar Ravjiani is a known composer, singer, and songwriter. He has given many hit albums. He has sung melodious songs like
Ishq Wala Love. He has judged realities show like
Indian Idol Junior and The Voice Kids. Apart from singing and composing, he appeared in a supporting role in Neerja. Although his role was for a short duration, it was impactful.
Mawra is a Pakistani origin actress who begins her Bollywood career from
Sanam Teri Kasam. Her character name in the film was Saraswati who suffered from a sickness. Previously she has worked in Pakistani daily soaps like Ik Tamanna Lahasil Si, Aahista Aahista. Apart from an actress, she is also a VJ.
Harshvardhan Rane is a Telugu industry star. He has done many Telugu films like Thakita Thakita, Anaamika, Naa Ishtam, Avunu 2. After rocking Telugu industry, he tried his luck in Bollywood in Sanam Teri Kasam. The film did not meet the expectations of the audience and entered the list of flops.