In Pics: Your Favorite Bollywood Stars And The States They Belong To
Irrespective of a number of regional film industries in India, it is Bollywood that rules the chart in terms of the measure of popularity if its films and stars and also the cumulative gross of its films. The films help the stars achieve a pan India popularity and the stars make the full use of their stardom by promoting different brands, appearing on shows and functions for a humongous fee and appearing on TV as well.
The actors, actresses and other people in Bollywood are mostly based out of Mumbai due to obvious reasons but not all of them have their home in Mumbai. Some of them have come from far off places. Have you ever wondered what states your favorite stars belong to? You will be surprised!
Haryana- The rugged and rustic state has provided some of the best raw talents to Bollywood. Randeep Hooda and Mallika Sherawat are from Rohtak while Sonu Nigam comes from Faridabad. One of the best actors working in the industry today, Rajkummar Rao belongs to Gurgaon while Parineeti Chopra and Juhi Chawla come from the city of Ambala.
Punjab- The jolly good state has provided some of the best entertainers in Bollywood. Actors like Kapil Sharma, Akshay Kumar and Jeetendra hail from Amritsar while the popular singer-actor Diljit Dosanjh hails from Dosanjh Kalan. Rapper-singer Honey Singh hails from Hoshiarpur while Sonu Sood comes from Moga. Surveen Chawla, Kirron Kher and Ayushmann Kurrana come from Chandigarh.
Uttarakhand- From the hilly state of Uttarakhand comes talented and versatile actor like Deepak Dobriyal who hails from Pauri district while one of the hottest actresses currently, Urvashi Rautela hails from Haridwar. Popular singer Neha Kakkar hails from Rishikesh.
Uttar Pradesh- One of the largest states in India, Uttar Pradesh is brimming with talented actors, dancers, singers, and directors. The state is home to a number of popular artists. Nawazuddin Siddiqui hails from Budhana while Naseeruddin Shah hails from Lucknow. Jimmy Shergill hails from Gorakhpur while Tigmanshu Dhulia and legendary Amitabh Bachchan hail from Allahabad.