Side Businesses of Bollywood stars: Bollywood actors get paid very highly, these days. The industry has gone through a massive transformation and the actors have benefited the most from it. Earning 100 crore INR has now become a every day affair.
But, sill, many Bollywood actors have their own side businesses as well. In this post, we will have a look at some of the most successful side businesses run by famous Bollywood stars.
1) Arjun Rampal
Arjun Rampal is one of the most good looking actors in Bollywood. He has worked in some very successful movies and given some very good performances. He owns owns LAP, a lounge-bar-restaurant in Delhi apart from running an event management firm named, Chasing Ganesha.
2) Sunil Shetty
Sunil Shetty is a veteran actor of the industry and he has a very big fan following across India. Shetty is also a very successful businessman. He owns a very popular nightclub and a chain of restaurants in Mumbai. He also owns a production house by the name of Popcorn Entertainment and produced some good movies like “Bhagam Bhag”, “Khel”, “Mission Istanbul”, “Rakht”, etc.
3) Shah Rukh Khan
Shah Rukh Khan is one of the most loved and successful stars in the history of Indian cinema. He has a massive fan following, not just in India, but across the word. He is also a very successful businessman. The Badshah Khan owns Red Chillies Pvt. Ltd, a production company, and Kolkata Knight Riders, an IPL team. Aside from these, he has purchased 26% shares of KidZania’s Indian franchise and also invested money in some other online e-commenrce ventures.
4) Sushmita Sen
Sushmita Sen came into limelight after she won the Miss Universe title in 1994. She acted in some big hits but has been put of action from past many years. Sushmita also has a successful side business. She owns a jewellery store in Dubai, which is being managed by her mother. She also owns a production company which is known as Tantra Entertainment. Repeatedly, she will soon start a chain of beauty and health spas in India.
5) Malaika Arora
Malaika Arora is one of the most fittest actors in Bollywood. She is a very successful item girl who has contributed to success of many big movies with her powerful dance performances. She runs an online fashion website, The Label Life in collaboration with Bipasha Basu and Sussanne Khan.
6) Mithun Chakraborty
Mithun is one of the popular actors in India. He has aged like a fine win and keeps making appearances in movies and realty shows. Mithun Da own Monarch Group, which focuses on the educational and hospitality sector. He also own a production house by the name of Paparatzy Productions.
7) Twinkle Khanna
Twinkle Khanna’s Bollywood career never picked pace. She tried her hands and failed miserably, by her own admission. After marrying Akshya Kumar, Twinkle stayed away from acting. She has become a writer and penned a couple of books. Besides, she own The White Window, her interior decoration store. Ms. Funny Bones is also a rookie producer.
8) Madhuri Dixit
Madhuri is one of the most loved actresses in the history of Bollywood. She is also one of the best dancers in India. Recently, she started an online dance academy, Dance With Madhuri.
9) Ajay Devgn
Ajay Devgn is a critically acclaimed actor in India. He is a very versatile actors and keeps trying his hand at different genres of cinema. Mr. Devgn also has many side businesses. He is an investor in Charanaka solar project in Gujarat? Yes, he has invested a lot of money in the 25 MW plant. Ajay Devgn also owns a production house, Devgan Entertainment Software Ltd.
10) Lara Dutta
After marrying India’s tennis star Mahesh Bhupathi, Lara Dutta took a break from acting. However, she has many side businesses. Lara launched a saree collection in collaboration with Chabbra 555, which is getting great response. She also runs a production house known as Bheegi Basanti along. Because Lara Dutta is a fitness freak, she has also launched a fitness programme.
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