Want to know how far your Bollywood stars have come from their initial days in the industry? Check out these pictures of some of our popular Bollywood celebrities from their modelling days.
Popular actor R Madhavan, popularly known as Maddy, might have vanished from the silver screen but his blockbuster films like ‘Rehna Hai Tere Dil Me’ and ‘Rang De Basanti’ are still fresh on our minds. The actor who is busy shooting for his web series, ‘Breathe’ these days, was into modelling ages back and here’s how he used to look!
The fitness diva, Shilpa Shetty rose to fame after her debut in the 1993 thriller film ‘Baazigar’ but even in her modelling days, she was known for her charm. It was only after she had appeared in a number of commercials and advertisements, that the actress started getting offers for film roles.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is the epitome of beauty. While many actresses may come and go, but we still won’t find anyone as beautiful as Aish. Be it in her young, modelling days or now as a mother, she has impressed us with her looks throughout her journey. And she will always continue to do so. Look at this picture from her early days as a model. Doesn’t she look like a diva?
The ‘Chaiya Chaiya’ girl, Malaika Arora began her career as a Vj but later found an interest in modelling. The actress appeared in a couple advertisements and soon made her way to the silver screen.
Former Miss Universe (2000), Lara Dutta made an entry into the Bollywood world in 2003 with her romantic drama film Andaaz and turned out to be a huge success. The actress subsequently appeared in several top-grossing productions but is nowhere to be seen these days. Here’s how she used to look during her modelling days.
Yes, Arjun Rampal is also one of the few actors in the industry who ended up entering the Bollywood world after becoming India’s supermodel. We don’t know about his acting skills but we are sure that he might have been one of the finest models of his times as he had those looks to die for. If you don’t believe us, check out his picture and tell us how you like it?
The handsome hunk, John Abraham began with his modelling career after appearing in the music video of the song of Punjabi singer Jazzy B. He subsequently appeared in a couple of advertisements and some more music videos for popular names like Pankaj Udas, Hans Raj Hans, and Babul Supriyo.
Many say that Katrina Kaif owes all her fame to actor Salman Khan since he introduced her to the industry, but that’s only partially true. The actress has come a long way. She was only a teenager when she started getting modelling assignments but soon became popular. And then his entry into the tinsel town was never hidden from anyone. Today, the lady has become one of the highest paid actresses in the industry.
This is a 15-year-old picture of the model turned actress Bipasha Basu who started her modelling career in 1996 after winning the Godrej Cinthol Supermodel contest. Well, we must say that the lady looked equally hot back then as well.