Bollywood holds a special place for anyone who dreams of acting. Now that's not easy, acting is tough and making it big in the tinsel town is tougher! Going by the popular belief, if you first try out your luck on TV, then it's hard to make it to the silver screen.
But here we have compiled a list of the big guns of Bollywood who started off as average small screen actors. So here we go!
Shah Rukh Khan
King Khan of Bollywood started his journey with serials like Fauji and Circus before entering the film industry. The first ever character he played was that of commando Abhimanyu Rai.
One of the finest actor who never fails to impress us, Irrfan Khan started by doing roles in serials like Chanakya, Chandrakanta, Bharata Ek Khoj, Banegi Apni Baat, Sara Jahan Hamara and Sparsh.
The epitome of strength, Vidya Balan had a struggling life in Bollywood. She started by doing the famous serial Hum Paanch where she played the role of Radhika for some time. Apart from that she also appeared in many music videos like that of Euphoria and commercial ads.
This pretty girl rose to fame with her very popular daily soap, Kasam Se where she played the role of Bani.
Sushant Singh Rajput
The handsome hunk, Sushant started his acting career with a TV serial by the name Kis Desh Mein Hai Mera Dil, before taking away our hearts by his role as Manav in Pavitra Rishta and finally his debut movie, Kai Po Che
The multi-talented Ayushman Khurana tasted fame with his reality TV show, MTV Roadies Season 2, where he played the role of the host of the show. His debut movie was Vicky Donor opposite Yami Gautam.
This hot and very smart actor started her acting career as a simple but strong girl in and as Shanti, a TV serial.
If you have the right talent, then nothing can stop you from creating new boundaries. If you think we’ve missed any, please let us know in the comments below.