These 10 Bollywood Actresses Declined Big Movies That Had Khans In The Lead Role


The four khans of Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, Saif Ali Khan and Aamir Khan are ruling the Bollywood industry in every sense. Every actress dreams of working with Khans. Many actresses would kill to romance with these Khans on-screen but exceptions are everywhere, not everyone is looking to work with only this highlight of working with Khans.

Many actresses are working hard towards their own career by choosing some offbeat movies. Have a look at some of these actresses who refused to work with Khans in their blockbusters:

  1. Twinkle Khanna:

    Everyone knows that Rani Mukherjee wasn’t the first choice of Karan Johar for the role of Tina in Kuch Kuch Hota Hai. Karan wanted to cast his childhood friend, Twinkle Khanna but she refused to star in Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, because she didn’t liked the role very much.
  2. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan:
    Aishwarya Rai was offered the role in Raja Hindustani opposite Aamir Khan while she was competing for Miss World Beauty Pageant but she chose to continue with the contest and thus, refused the role.
  3. Kajol:
    Kajol was offered the role of ‘Pia’ in 3idiots but she didn’t liked the role in the movie. Later, the role went on to Kareena Kapoor Khan. Despite being a short role, Kareena did wonders in the movie and everyone liked her role.
  4. Amrita Rao:
    Amrita Rao was offered the role of Salman Khan’s sister in the movie Prem Ratan Dhan Paayo but she refused the role as she didn’t wanted to settle in for the role of a sister to Salman Khan but a few reports also says that she didn’t wanted to do a role with negative shade attached to it.
  5. Kareena Kapoor Khan:
    Preity Zinta wasn’t the first choice for the role of Kal Ho Naa Ho. Karan wanted to cast Kareena Kapoor for the role of Naina, opposite Saif Ali Khan and Shah Rukh Khan. But she refused the role and if reports are to be believed, then Karan and Kareena didn’t talked for 6 months after this.
  6. Shilpa Shetty:
    Shilpa Shetty started her career with Shah Rukh Khan starrer, Baazigar and she was also the first choice for Baadshah but she refused the role as the movie was getting delayed. Later the role was done by Twinkle Khanna.
  7. Priyanka Chopra:
    Asin’s role in the movie Gajini was offered to Priyanka Chopra first but she didn’t find the role very convincing, thus, refused the work. But everyone loved Asin’s character in the movie and this movie broke all the records at the Box Office.
  8. Amy Jackson:The role of Jacqueline was first offered to Amy Jackson but she refused the role. This role later went on to Parineeti Chopra and then to Vidya Balan but later went on to Jacqueline who did justice to the role and the movie was a blockbuster.
  9. Deepika Padukone:
    Deepika Padukone was offered the role opposite to Salman Khan in the movie, Sultan but she refused to work opposite him. Not just sultan, she refused to work with Salman Khan in the movie Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Jai Ho, Kick and Sher Khan, for many different quoted reasons.
  10. Kangana Ranaut:
    Kangana Ranaut was offered the role opposite Salman Khan in Sultan. She refused the role as she didn’t want to ‘demote’ herself by going through a role that wasn’t interesting to her. The role was finally done by Anushka Sharma and we loved it.Share your thoughts with us in the comments below.