We have all grown up watching Bollywood movies and adoring the stars. Like most of the children in India, kids from film families too end up taking up the profession of their parents. People think that they can never survive in the industry without a strong hand to push them forward. It is not possible to survive without a Godfather in this tough place. There are quite a few talented actors who made a name for themselves with their hard work and talent. Let’s get to know these talented actors in Bollywood who made it big and on their own.
1. Irrfan Khan
Irrfan Khan is a well-known actor in Bollywood. The actor did not have any connection before coming into the Bollywood industry. He struggled a lot, but he didn’t give up. He worked in many serials before coming into the film industry. Irrfan was a self-made celebrity.
2. Vidya Balan
Vidya Balan‘s dream is to become an actress. She gave many auditions for TV serials, commercial ads, but her luck is not with her. Vidya got a comedy serial ‘Hum Paanch.’ This was one of the best comedies serial in the nineties and is still remembered. She also did a music video which became very popular. After that, she never looked back.
3. Sushant Singh Rajput
Sushant Singh Rajput also struggled a lot like every actor without a godfather. He got his first break from the television serial ‘Pavitra Rishta’ opposite Ankita Lokhande. He became popular with the show. Sushant Singh Rajput grabbed the silver screen opportunity with the film ‘Kai Po Che.’
4. Nawazuddin Siddiqui
Nawazuddin Siddiqui came to Mumbai in 2004. He did many small roles, but dint becomes famous. He was recognized by the audience with his film ‘Gangs Of Waseypur.’ The film was a milestone in his career.
5. Ayushmann Khurrana
Ayushmann Khurrana won the second season of the television reality show MTV Roadies in 2004. He struggles a lot in the initial years to make his name in Bollywood. Ayushmann made his debut in 2012 with the film ‘Vicky Donor.’ The film earned him the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut. He also did Dum Laga Ke Haisha, Bareilly Ki Barfi, Badhaai Ho, Shubh Mangal Savdhaan, Dream Girl, Bala, to name a few.