Hollywood is the largest film industry in the world. Actors, actresses, producers, writers, musicians and directors everyone wants to be a part of Hollywood as it is said that life gets a new turn after working in the films of Hollywood. Perhaps this is the reason, most of the Bollywood celebrities and eminent personalities too are at all times ready to accept any role there be it a blink-and-miss appearance or a shorter than a short-lived cameo. However, we can’t say all celebrities of Bollywood as there are also some Hindi film stars who refused the glamour of Hollywood. Yes, you are getting true! Today we have compiled a list of 5 Bollywood celebrities who have turned down one to multiple roles in various Hollywood films.
Akshay is popularly known as Khiladi of Bollywood. He is one of the most family-boy stars of India. He ruled on his own principles and that is known to everyone. Akshay when offered a role of star Dwayne Johnson in a Hollywood film he told no boldly. It shows that he is very much dedicated to his mother nation.
A few years ago, Madhuri Dixit was offered a role in one of the untitled films of Hollywood. Madhuri was given a role of an American girl who aspired to be a Bollywood actress. But, unfortunately, she told no for the movie due to the short length of the cameo.
Hrithik is one of the sexiest men in the Bollywood industry. No wonder that the audience of both worlds would be wooed by his looks and charm. The actor was offered a role of Vicente in the film Pink Panther 2 but, the actor said no. Hrithik is one of the successful actors in Bollywood who achieved success from his first movie.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Remember in the 2004 period film Troy, when Briseis falls in love with the warrior Achilles. Herein, Briseis, the character of the cousin the Prince of Troy you watched as Rose Byrne could have been Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. Unquestionably, the most adored face of Indian film industry, Aishwarya could have led her fans swooning over her role opposite Brad Pitt. Withal, since the script demanded intense lovemaking scenes between the two, she refused the role.
Shah Rukh Khan
No doubt! Shah Rukh Khan is a true Badshah of Bollywood and his lifestyle makes him Badshah in real life too. He came in headlines when he surprisingly refused the role of the game show’s host Prem Kumar in the Oscar-starrer Slumdog Millionaire he said that he was not suitable for the role. After that, the role was essayed by Anil Kapoor and with it, he stepped into Hollywood.