Bollywood industry is famous for its name, fame and money and attracts a lot of people every year because of all three elements. It is one of the most fascinating and promising industries, where if you get the right opportunity, you can easily climb the ladder of name, fame and money and became famous. But, there are many Bollywood celebrities who started their career with not so famous and recognizable roles, rather worked as extras when they got entry into the film industry. Here, we are sharing some famous celebrities who entered Bollywood as background dancers.
Shahid Kapoor: He doesn’t need any kind of introduction as he has earned enough name for himself in this film industry. He is not just a versatile actor, but he is very good dancer as well. Before entering into movies, he got training from Shaimak Davar for dancing and he was member of his troupe. Before getting the big roles in film industry, he worked as background dancer in various films. From being a background actor to an ‘A’ list actor of Bollywood he has come a long way in Bollywood.
Kajal Aggarwal: You must remember her bubbly and sweet role in Singham movie where she was lead opposite Ajay Devagun. It is true that she is just few movies old in Bollywood, but she is a very well-known name in Tamil film industry. Her acting talent has been recognized and brought her a long way from being a side dancer to a leading actress. She has worked as side dancer in various songs before getting the big break in movies.
Dia Mirza: We all know her very well. She has won the crown of beauty pageant and become Miss Asia Pacific. But, before getting the big break in Bollywood she also started her career as model and as background dancer in B-town. She is very gorgeous and talented and people still remember her sweet, innocent and girl next-door role in first movie ‘Rahna Hai Tere Dil Main’. She has worked in various films opposite different leading actors of Bollywood and earned her share of name and fame in Bollywood.
Daisy Shah: She is not too old in Bollywood as actress, but she made her entry in Bollywood as background dancer. She made her big entry in Bollywood opposite Salman Khan in the movie ‘Jai Ho’ as main lead. With her looks, acting skills and attitude she earned enough popularity for her role. But, this gorgeous actress made entry in Bollywood as background dancer in the movie ‘Tere Naam’s song ‘Lagan Laagi’.
Sushant Rajput: This multitalented super actor of Bollywood has not just earned name in Bollywood, but he is a well-known name of Television industry as well. He has no connections with Bollywood, but he managed to establish himself as a well-known actor. His story can easily inspire many struggling actors that one should not give up their dreams and always work hard to achieve their dreams. He is very passionate and dedicated. Before entering the Bollywood he studied engineering. He worked as background dance in Dhoom 2 movie.
Remo D’suza: He is a well-known name in film industry and proved his metal with his great dancing skills. He is rated among the top choreographers of Bollywood. This super talented choreographer and director, before getting the big break in Bollywood worked as another background dance in many films. There was time when he was just a back-up dancer for many actors in Bollywood. But, with his talent and skills he earned good name for himself in film industry.
Farah Khan: We all know this multi-talented choreographer, director, producer and dancer. She is one of the well-known names of Bollywood industry. But, this multi-talented choreographer/dancer started her career in Bollywood as background dancer. She also worked as assistance choreographer for many years in film industry.
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