There are many people who dream to be the of the glamour and star world. But it is not an easy to be the part of such competitive world. Some people also think that for star kids it is very easy to be part of the of the film industry as they get a ready platform to showcase their talent which is not true in reality. There are many popular celebs who worked really hard to reach this level of stardom and fan following. Here is the list of celebrities who were once movie assistants.
1. Ranbir Kapoor
Ranbir Kapoor an actor who is best known for his versatile acting started his career in Bollywood by assisting Sanjay Leela Bhansali in one of his blockbuster flick, Black. And from that time till now Ranbir has given Bollywood some amazing movies like Rockstar, Barfi and Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani.
2. Hrithik Roshan
Before entering the glamour world, Hrithik Roshan worked really hard. He started off with sweeping floors and then gradually he progressed to various major responsibilities like camera, editing, and direction. He also worked as an assistant under his father, Rakesh Roshan for the movies Koyla and Karan.
3. Sidharth Malhotra
Sidharth Malhotra worked really hard to get into the limelight. The actor who is now known as the hot hunk of Bollywood once assisted Karan Johar for the movie, My name is Khan which starred Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol.
4. Varun Dhawan
Being born in the family which has roots attached to Bollywood, Varun Dhawan didn’t get anything served by the silver spoon. He also assisted Karan Johar like Sidharth for the movie, My name is Khan.
5. Arjun Kapoor
Arjun Kapoor also worked hard before entering Bollywood. He first worked as an assistant for Nikhil Advani’s Kal Ho Naa Ho and after that, he also assisted for the movie, Salaam-e-Ishq which starred his idol, Salman Khan. And after that, he made his debut with the movie Ishaqzaade.
6. Sonam Kapoor
Sonam Kapoor an actor who is best known as Fashionista of Bollywood also started his career as an assistant with her Saawariya co-star Ranbir Kapoor for the movie, Black. According to the sources, her name was suggested by Rani Mukerji to Mr. Bhansali.
7. Emraan Hashmi
Emraan Hashmi also worked hard to make his place in Bollywood. He started his career as an assistant director for the movie, Raaz in 2002 and now you can see that he worked as a lead for the sequel of the same movie for which he assisted.
8. Kunal Kapoor
The Rang De Basanti movie fame, Kunal Kapoor also started his career as an assistant in direction for Aks which starred Amitabh Bachchan and Manoj Bajpayee. And now we can see this star getting successful with the time.
So, these were the few Bollywood celebrities who were once movie assistants.