List of actors that would have pursued different careers had they listened to their parents

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Published by Amrit Santlani on 19 Oct 2019

Mumbai is called the city of dreams because it gives people the opportunity to have a life of they dreamed. The Bollywood industry is growing day by day, and becoming a part of such a big industry is always difficult.

However, today we take a look at some actors, whose parents did not want them to be a part of the entertainment industry. This list includes superstars whose parents did not want them to join Bollywood.

1) Neha Dhupia

Neha Dhupia’s parents wanted her to become an IAS Officer, however, as fate would have it, she instead became an actress and a very successful one at that.

2) Sushant Singh Rajput

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Sushant Singh Rajput’s story is a very famous one. He was an engineer by profession and he had cleared the IIT JEE by scoring massive marks. Naturally, his parents wanted him to complete his engineering before getting into Bollywood.

3) Kangana Ranaut

Kangana has revealed previously, how her parents wanted her to become a doctor but she had other plans, and we’re so glad she became an actress and a very fierce one.

4) Aamir Khan

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Again, Aamir Khan’s father wanted him to become an engineer, but he chose otherwise and imagine how our lives would be without Mr perfectionist.

5) Deepika Padukone

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Speaking about the wish of her dad, the actress revealed that despite the fact his parents have been very supportive towards every decision of hers, she revealed it would have given her dad an immense pleasure if she pursued a career in Badminton. We need not tell you the background history of Deepika’s father, a national badminton champion.

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