Bollywood celebrities are quite versatile. Apart from being amazing actors by nature, some of these possess lesser known talents. There are many bollywood biggies who hold the capacity of flying a plane, while being professionally trained pilots. It is during different film shooting, through challenging roles or skills acquired from the past life that these stars have received a full fledged training in flying a plane. Here are six Bollywood celebrities who are professionally trained pilots.
1. Amitabh Bachchan
The Big B of Bollywood, Amitabh Bachchan as is known by very less people is quite versatile in nature. According to various sources, he is capable enough to fly a plane of his own. This fact was highlighted by himself when he said in an interview, “Yes I did take up flying. And if there ever is an emergency and you are on the aircraft, I may be able to land that plane.” He also possesses a private jet airplane.
2. Late Sushant Singh Rajput
The ever talented and smart actor, Late Sushant Singh Rajput has not only won several hearts with his marvelous role playing ability but besides that he also carries various skills. Out of those, it is a very lesser known fact that he had basic knowlege of piloting and after completion of his training, he could fluently fly a plane.
Asin has been an actor who always believe in evolving and trying new endeavours. It is for this reason that she took flying lessons when she visited Italy. Through her training, she shared images over her social media, flying different planes at ease.
4. Shahid Kapoor
Shahid Kapoor did a film named “Mausam” where he played the role of a pilot. It is from here that he took to taking lessons for flying a plane. After the completion of the movie, he further went forward to the next level by availing professional training to become a trained pilot.
5. Vivek Oberoi
While playing a decisive role of villain in the movie “Krrish 3”, Vivek Oberoi took basic flying lessons. He was so thrilled and fascinated that he went on with further training and achieved fluency in it. Today, he is a professional trained pilot.
6. Gul Panag
Gul Panag is a celebrity who is widely known for her adventure and thrill loving personality. She likes to ride different kind of bikes as well fly planes at ease. She is known to be one of the best professionally trained pilots in the entertainment sector.