There are some interesting facts about Bollywood celebrities which might not be known to their millions of fans worldwide. As a Bollywood fan, you can can think that you know every minute details of the leading superstars. However, there are many interesting facts about the Bollywood actresses which you have no knowledge about. For example, did you know that Vidya Balan had given 40 screen tests and had to do 17 make up shoots before the director selected her as an actress.
Most of us know that talented and versatile Bollywood actress Vidya Balan struggled a lot and appeared in a lot of ads, song videos and serials before making her Bollywood journey. However, the actress has to go through 40 screen tests before signing Parineeta. Vidya also tried her hands in South Indian movies but was rejected by a Tamilian producer. Even her Malayalam film opposite superstar Mohanlal titled Chakram was shelved. Another interesting fact about this Bollywood actress is, she has cleanliness problems and apparently suffers from OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder).
One of the leading actresses of the time, Deepika Padukone is the only actress in Bollywood to enter the 500 crore club. Thanks to her back to back hit films, Race 2, Cocktail, Chennai Express and Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela, Deepika is now the highest paid actress of Bollywood. Another interesting fact about this Bollywood actress is, she loves to eat. Well, looking at her perfectly shaped model figure, we surely can't make out that the actress loves to eat!
We have for you a few interesting facts about a few leading Bollywood actresses. You might or might not know all these facts stated below about these stars, but nevertheless it makes for an interesting reading.
Interesting Facts About Bollywood Actresses:
Deepika Padukone is the only actress in Bollywood to enter the 500 crore club. With her back to back hit films; Race 2, Cocktail, Chennai Express and Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela, Deepika is now the highest paid actress of Bollywood. Another interesting fact about this Bollywood actress is, she loves to eat. Well, looking at her perfectly shaped model figure, we surely can't make out that the actress loves to eat!
Vidya who is preached as one of the finest actresses in Bollywood had to struggle a lot to make her Bollywood journey. She was rejected by a Tamil producer and her Malayalam film Charam opposite superstar Mohanlal was also shelved. Vidya had to go through 40 screen tests, and had to do 17 make up shoots before the director selected her as an actress.
Kareena's name was derived from the book Anna Karenina, which her mother read while she was pregnant with her.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is a true linguist. She can speak not just one or two, but six languages. Being a South Indian the beauty is well versed with Tulu and Tamil. Since she has lived in Maharastra, she learnt Marathi in school and she understands Bengali as well because she has portrayed Bengali characters in films like Devdas and Raincoat. Another interesting fact about Ash is, she was rejected a TV serial dubbing job before she became popular.
Did you know Shilpa Shetty can't drive? The actress is scared to drive that is why she goes with her driver all the time.
Did you know Parineeti Chopra was the topper? She stood 1st all over India in her 12th standard exams. For this, Parineeti Chopra was honoured by the then President of India as well. Some more interesting facts about this Bollywood celebrity is, she loves music. Moreover, before making her Bollywood debut, Parineeti was in Manchester and worked for football club Manchester United. She was one of the team leaders for the catering during the matches.
Priyanka started her acting career with Tamil film. Priyanka made her cinematic debut with the Tamil film Thamizhan in 2002. Multi-talented Pee Chee who first won beauty pageant Miss World title, entered Bollywood and then debuted as an international singer is the only Indian in USA who has been chosen for the National Opus Honour Choir at the state level. She joined the CAF and CII in their literacy program and is their ambassador. Another interesting fact about the talented diva is, she was offered J.P. Dutta's Umrao Jaan which she turned down for Bluffmaster. Umrao Jaan as later done by Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. She is also the first Indian actress to become the face of the well known designer label, Guess.
Besides acting, Preity Zinta has also written a series of columns for BBC News Online of South Asia.
The bold and stunning former Miss Universe owns a python as a pet!
Also known as the Barbie Doll of India, the actress is very religious. Katrina Kaif visits Sidhivinayak Temple, Mount Mary Church and Ajmer Sharif Dargah before the release of her every film. She is one of the most photographed woman in India.