TV stars who made big in Bollywood

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Getting work in Bollywood is not an easy cup of tea. However, some Bollywood TV stars have proved that it’s not impossible if you have dedication and passion to reach your goal. Not everyone is a born star or have any source to get work in B-Town. Almost everyone comes into the entertainment industry with dreams but only a few achieve the success they want. 

Among these few, we have listed down the names of the actors who have managed to grab a place in Bollywood. All these Bollywood TV stars have struggled a lot to make it big in the filmy world. 

TV Stars Who Earned Fame in Bollywood:

  • Vidya Balan

Not many are aware of the fact that B-Town’s gorgeous actress Vidya Balan started her acting career with Television. She was a part of the 90s most loved family comedy serial Hum Paanch. Luckily, the Diva proved her worth by making a debut in Bollywood with the film Parineeta. 

The actress got her first project opposite Saif Ali Khan and Sanjay Dutt. The film did wonders at Box Office and Vidya’s performance was praised a lot. After Parineeta, many directors approached Vidya for playing a lead in the film.

  • Sushant Singh Rajput

Sadly this actor is no more with us. Still, his hard work can never be forgotten. A small-town boy from Patna impressed many with his role as Maanav in Ekta Kapoor’s show Pavitra Rishta. In fact, with only one serial he became one of the most popular TV stars

Sushant Singh Rajput left Pavitra Rishta and despite getting many projects on Television, he decided to make it big in Bollywood. He made his B-Town debut with movie Kai Po Che, his screen presence got immense appreciation. After that Sushant was also offered many other amazing movies and had worked with the best production houses.

  • Rajiv Khandelwal

This actor had ruled many women’s hearts with his hot looks. Rajiv got famous with the serials Kahiin Toh Hoga, Time Bomb 9/11, and Left Right Left. His natural acting was loved by many and, made him stand at the top in most popular TV stars

Later, the actor surprised his fans after making his debut in Bollywood with the movie Aamir. Recently, Rajiv has also been spotted in Ekta Kapoor’s OTT show ‘Coldd Lassi Aur Chicken Masala’ opposite Divyanka Tripathi. Seeing him on screen after a long time made his fans go awe. 

  • Karan Singh Grover

Karan Singh Grover is currently among the hottest actors of Bollywood. The actor surprised everyone with the breathtaking transformation post he entered B-Town. Karan has also been one of the most good looking TV stars.

 He got popular with his character as Dr.Armaan Malik in the serial Dil Mill Gaye. KSG had hit the silver screen for the first time with horror movie Alone. The film also starred his wife Bipasha Basu and received positive comments. Besides this, Karan has also worked in multi- starrer film Hate Story 3. 

  • Prachi Desai

Prachi Desai’s career in the entertainment industry started on Television. She played a major role in Ekta Kapoor’s TV serial Kasamh Se. The Diva gained popularity and had also won an award for her performance. Post the show, Prachi Desai also appeared as a participant in the reality show Jhalak Dikhla Ja Season 2. 

Prachi won the dancing show and, made her debut in Bollywood with Rock Onn. The actress also received the Filmfare award for the best female debut. Prachi Desai is also known for her role in movies like Life Partner, Bol Bachchan, Once upon a time in Mumbai, Azhar and I, Me Aur Main.

  • Ayushmann Khurrana

Ayushmann Khurrana is one of the most demanding actors in Bollywood right now. Every director wishes to work with him. Ayushmann’s journey to B-Town is inspiring. He initially worked in a Radio as an RJ and then became a VJ in MTV. 

He has also won Roadies and hosted many popular TV shows. Ayushmann got his first break in Bollywood with the superhit movie Vicky Donor. His humorous acting gained him a huge number of fans and since then there is no looking back for him.

  • Pulkit Samrat

Pulkit Samrat has played a role in Ekta Kapoor’s show Kyuki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi. He had not worked in many TV serials as he got an opportunity to play the lead in the Bollywood movie. His first project was Bittoo Boss and then, he also did a few other films. 

  • Yami Gautam Bollywood Tv Stars

Surprisingly this gorgeous face has also worked in TV shows like Chand Ke Paar Chalo and Yeh Pyar Na Hoga Kam. She did not work for very long on TV and soon made her debut in Bollywood with Vicky Donor. 

  • Irrfan Khan Bollywood Tv Stars

Unfortunately, talented actor Irrfan Khan has left for his heavenly abode. Even so, he is known for his versatile and outstanding screen presence. His realistic acting made him one of the best actors in a very short period. Still, making a way in B-Town was not that easy for him. 

He had worked in serials such as Chandrakanta, Chanakya, Bharat Ek Khoj, Banegi Apni Baat, Sara Jahan Hamara, and much more before making his place in Bollywood.  

Hats off to all these stars as they set an example for all those youngsters and TV actors who dream to be a part of B-Town. Most of these stars give Ekta Kapoor credit for their success in the industry. 

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