A lot of child actors who worked in Bollywood have grown up to be incredibly talented individuals and most of them continued working in the industry after growing up.
We look at 10 of the most famous child actors who have now grown up to be celebrities.
1 Alia Bhatt
Alia Bhatt currently is one of the most talented young female lead actresses in Bollywood. However, she also had a successful career as a child actor having debuted in the film “Sangharsh” when she was just 6 years old.
2. Shweta Basu Prasad
Shweta made her Bollywood debut as a child actor in the film “Makdee” back in 2002, the film won her a National award for the best child actress. She currently does a lot of TV shows and other assignments which includes roles in Bollywood films as a grown-up artist.
3. Sana Saeed
Sana Saeed starred in the blockbuster “Kuch Kuch Hota Hain” playing the part of “Little Anjali” as a child actor. She is currently doing a lot of reality shows and other events as an adult.
4. Aditya Narayan
The son of popular Bollywood singer Udit Narayan, Aditya began his acting career as a child actor in the films “Pardes” and “Jab Pyar Kisi se Hota hai”. He went on to do several other films as a child artist.
He currently hosts a lot of musical reality shows and also has a successful career as a playback singer.
5. Hansika Motwani
Hansika started her career as a child artist starring in the extremely popular kid’s TV show “Shakalaka Boom Boom”. She made her Bollywood debut opposite Himesh Reshammiya at the tender age of 16 in the film titled “Aap ka Suroor”.
6. Imran Khan
Imran Khan played the younger version of his uncle and Bollywood megastar Aamir Khan as a child actor in the films “Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikander” and “Qayamat se Qayamat Tak”. He went on to have a brief Bollywood career as the male lead doing some critically acclaimed films like “Delly Belly”.
7. Shahid Kapoor
Shahid Kapoor is one of the biggest stars in Bollywood right now after the Blockbuster “Kabir Singh” but he had humble beginnings as a child actor starring in the “I am a Complan Boy” campaign alongside Ayesha Takia. Shahid also worked as a background dancer in many popular Bollywood films as a child
8. Ayesha Takia
Ayesha Takia took the TV industry by storm by appearing in the famous “I’m a Complan Girl” commercial when she was only 15 years old. She enjoyed a successful career as a lead film actress starring in hits like “wanted” alongside Salman Khan before deciding to get married and settling down.
9. Kunal Khemu
Kunal Khemu has been around for a long time and he began his acting career as a child artist in 1993 in the Mahesh Bhatt directed film “Sir”. He worked in Raja Hindustani along with Aamir Khan and Karishma Kapoor. He currently enjoys a moderately successful Bollywood acting career as an adult has been a part of popular Bollywood franchises such as Golmaal.
10. Urmilla Matondkar
Urmila Matondkar started her career as a child artist way back in 1980 with the Marathi film Zaakoi and they enjoyed a successful career as an adult starring in classics like Rangeela.