Sidharth Malhotra made his Bollywood debut with Karan Johar’s Student Of The Year. The initial success of the film turned him one of the most promising newcomers of that year. Later on, Malhotra worked in many films and became the Bollywood heartthrob that he is now. On the occasion of his 34th birthday, we have brought you some lesser known facts about him.
1. Sidharth Malhotra Worked As An Assistant Director
Before making his Bollywood debut, the Aiyaari actor worked as an assistant director in Karan Johar’s “My Name Is Khan”.
2. His Role Model
Sidharth told that he adulates Shah Rukh Khan. Being an assistant director in “My Name Is Khan”, he had the opportunity to interact with King Khan and he was inspired by SRK.
3. He Was Supposed To Make Bollywood Debut With This Film
We all know that Sidharth made his Bollywood debut with the film “Student Of The Year”. However, he was supposed to make his acting debut with Priyanka Chopra starrer, “Fashion”. He could not sign the project as he was under contract with Gladrags.
4. He Has A Desire To Work With Deepika Padukone
Siddharth has worked with some of the top Bollywood actresses including, Alia Bhatt and Katrina Kaif. But still, he has a desire to work with Deepika Padukone.
5. Started His Career As A Model
Sidharth started his career as a model at the age of 18. He was quite successful in that field and he had also modeled for the international stylist, Roberto Cavalli.