This article talks about few Bollywood stars who started their career at a very tender age. Famous Bollywood star Sridevi started acting when she was 4 years old. There are other actors who have done the same thing. We may not have noticed them as children in those movies but now it is time to look back and acknowledge their performance as a child artist.
7. Hrithik Roshan :
Most viewers think Bollywood heartthrob Hrithik debuted into films with his super hit movie ‘ Kaho Na Pyaar Hai’ but that is nothing but miss information. Rakesh Roshan’s son acted in many films in the 80’s as child artist. One of the most notable films was ‘Asha’ which was released in 1980. He even got to meet superstar Rajnikant as he portrayed his son in the movie ‘Bhagwan Dada’.
6. Alia Bhatt :
You may not recognize her as a child artist but Alia debuted in the movie ‘Sangharsh’ which was released in the year 1999. It was years after that movie, when she made her formal debut as a lead heroine in the movie ‘Student Of The Year’ alongside Varun Dhawan and Sidharth Malhotra.
5. Amir Khan:
Amir Khan is known for his brilliant acting skills and his niche choice of films. He is a money making machine for the industry and has already delivered 7 movies that have gone on to make over than 100 crores. However glimpse of his perfection was seen in the 1973 release ‘ yaadon Ki Baarat’ where he made appearance as a child artist.
4. Urmila Matondkar :
Urmila Matondkar is a famous Bollywood actress who acted in many Bollywood movies in the late 90’s and early 2000’s. She has many hit films in her career. However she won every heart in her debut performance in the movie ‘Maasoom’ which was released in 1980.
3. Sanjay Dutt :
This is a big surprise to many. The controversial Bollywood hero debuted at the tender age of eight. He acted as a child artist in the film ‘Reshma and Sherra’. It was released in the year 1972. Since then he has gone on to act in successful movies like ‘ Munna Bhai MBBS’.
2. Bobby Deol :
Like the previous names on the list, Bobby Deol too made his Bollywood debut quite early. He played a small role in his father Dharmendra’s movie “Dharam Veer.
1. Sridevi :
Bollywood diva Sridevi started acting at the age of four. The movie was released back in 1967 and it was called ‘Thunaivan’. Later she starred in numerous super successful Bollywood movies as lead actress.