5 Television Actors Who Made It Big In Bollywood

1. Shah Rukh Khan

Shah Rukh Khan started his career in television and is remembered for his role as the charming Abhimanyu Rai in Fauji, he also did Circus and Dil Dariya in the late 1980s. He made his film debut in 1992 with romantic drama Deewana.

2. Vidya Balan

Vidya Balan’s is one of the talented actresses in the Bollywood film industry. But she first appeared in the 1995 sitcom Hum Paanch. Much later, she made her Hindi film debut with Pradeep Sarkar’s period romantic drama Parineeta in 2005.

3. Sushant Singh Rajput

Sushant started his career with Ekta Kapoor’s popular soap opera Pavitra Rishta on Zee TV. And he soon became a household name on the Indian tv screen. He then made his film debut with Abhishek Kapoor’s Kai Poe Che in 2013.

4. Aditya Roy Kapur

Aditya started his career as a VJ on channel V. His debut movie was London Dreams, followed by Action Replay and Guzaarish where he has done roles as a supporting actor. He got his big break from the movie Aashiqui 2 in 2013.

5. Yami Gautam

Yami appeared in television shows like Chand Ke Paar Chalo, Raajkumar Aaryyan and Yeh Pyar Na Hoga Kam. She got her first break in Bollywood with Vicky Donor in 2012 followed by Badlapur in 2015 and Kaabil in 2017.