While our social media is buzzing with Bollywood celebrities and their whereabouts, there are many who tried their luck in this uber-competitive industry but failed to survive for long. The world of glamor, glitz, pomp and show doesn’t let everyone stay and a few flops is all you need to get kicked out.
Today we bring you a freshly baked list of 8 *talented* Bollywood actors who disappeared from the limelight for some weird reasons. What are they upto now? You’ll get to know soon.
1. Rahul Roy
The guy began his acting career with the 1990 blockbuster “Aashiqui”. After winning the first season of game show “Bigg Boss”, he literally disappeared from the industry. However, some time before he made a comeback from a C-grade film ‘Her Story’.
2. Chandrachur Singh
There was a time when Chandrachur ruled over millions of hearts but, today ‘s generation barely knows his name. The actor who was recognized as chocolate boy has now turned into this big overweight man. ‘Tere Mere Sapne’ was his debut movie but, it was ‘Maachis’ that got him the real fame.
3. Kumar Gaurav
After his big Bollywood debut in ‘Love Story (1981)’, Kumar Gaurav went on to do a number of movies but couldn’t make a mark in the industry. Along with doing some television and dubbing roles, he was last seen in ‘Kaante’ in 2002.
4. Himanshu Malik
The guy who made his bollywood debut from the movie ‘Kamasutra: The Tale Of Love’ was once known as a heartthrob. But, today the change is significant. Movies like Jungle, Tum Bin, Khwahish and Rog got him recognition in the industry and he was last seen in Yamla Pagla Deewana.
5. Fardeen Khan
After winning the Filmfare Best Debut Award for Prem Aggan in 1998, Fardeen Khan actually did some good movies like Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya, All The Best – Fun Begins and Heyy Babyy. However, the man somehow didn’t manage to steal the spotlight for long. Last seen in Dulha Mil Gaya (2010) opposite Sushmita Sen and Ishita Sharma, Fardeen’s recent photographs show his drastic weight gain.
6. Harman Baweja
After a disappointing debut opposite Priyanka Chopra in ‘Love Story 2050’, Harman went on to act in movies like ‘What’s Your Rashee’, ‘Dhishkiyaaoo’ and ‘It’s My Life’ besides a couple others, but failed miserably. Well, the actor is nowhere to be seen in the industry now.
7. Puneet Issar
An Indian actor and director, Puneet Issar is most famous for his role as Duryodhana in the TV adaptation (1988–1990) of the Mahabharata. Apart from directing Garv: Pride and Honour (2004), his other notable roles are in Border and in a cult Indian horror film Purana Mandir.
8. Shadaab Khan
Shadaab Khan, son of famous Bollywood villain Amjad Khan aka Gabbar made his bollywood debut from the movie Raja Ki Ayegi Baarat. However, public never really embraced him with open arms. Some of this recent photographs reveal a considerable change in his appearance.