There are some Bollywood celebrities who have proved that failure is the key to success. Wondering how? Well not all Bollywood debuts have impressed their fans and audience with their first film.
Many Bollywood debuts have been missed with the blink of an eyelid. While some failed miserably and decided that acting is not their cup of tea, a few fought and finally reached the pinnacle of success. One of the classic examples of a flop debut Bollywood actor who achieved success over failure is Madhuri Dixit.
Yes, the Dancing Queen of Bollywood with a million dollar smile made her Bollywood debut with Abodh which was a flop. However, it is the same actress who struggled and finally got fame with her acting skills. After a string of flop movies, Madhuri finally made it big with Tezaab in 1988.
If we talk about the recent times, then there are many flop debuts who have now become superstars. For example, celebrity kid Ranbir Kapoor who made his debut with Saawariya failed as the movie was a flop. However, Ranbir fought hard and is now one of the most famous and pin up Bollywood stars of the industry.
The very famous Khan, Sallu Bhai also started with a flop film. Salman Khan made his debut with a secondary role in Biwi Ho Toh Aisi. However Salman silenced the critics and went ahead to become a superstar after Maine Pyar Kiya was released.
So, there are many leading actors of Bollywood who started with a failure but fought and went on to achieve success in their career. Here is a list of flop debutants who made it big in Bollywood.
Flop Debutants Who Made It Big In Bollywood:
Salman who is now on the top position made a flop debut in Biwi Ho Toh Aisi. However, Maine Pyar Kiya was the first hit film which made the actor stay in the industry and gradually become Dabangg Khan.
Ranbir made his Bollywood debut with Saawariya. However, the celebrity star kid worked hard and made hit films like Barfi!
Katrina made her debut in the controversial Boom. However, the lady with gorgeous looks was re-launched by Salman Khan in Maine Pyar Kyun Kiya and everything is a history now.
Bebo made her Bollywood debut with Refugee which was a big flop. However, the Heroine after giving flops became a hit actress now.
Also known as the style icon of Bollywood, the sophisticated daughter of Anil Kapoor made her Bollywood debut with Saawariya with Ranbir Kapoor which was a flop.
The gorgeous Indian beauty who ruled the industry in the late 80s till early 90s made her Bollywood debut with the film, Abodh. However, Tezaab gained her wide recognition and fame.
Saif Ali Khan
After acting in his flop debut film, Parampaara everyone felt that the actor will not make it big. However, after two years Yeh Dillagi proved that failure is the key to success.
Yes, the Tina Malhotra from Kuch Kuch Hota Hai or Michelle McNally of Black made her flop Bollywood debut with Raja Ki Aayegi Baraat. She got fame with Kuch Kuch Hota Hai and then made wrong movie choices. However, Saathiya brought her back on the track.
Aditya Roy Kapoor
Vidya Balan's dewar Aditya made his Bollywood debut with London Dreams opposite Ajay Devgn and Salman Khan. He also acted in Action Replayy and Guzaarish. However, his single debut film, Aashiqui 2 got him the fame!
Emraan who is best known as the serial kisser of Bollywood made his debut with Footpath which came and went like the wind. Most of the people thought that his next film which became a hit (Murder) was his debut film.