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10 star kids and their inspirational fat-to-fab journey


Bollywood is an industry, where many newcomers come to try their luck to start their acting career into the industry. Some of them have a godfather and some of them don’t. But there are some celebrities who despite having a godfather or mentor were too plump or ungainly to enter Bollywood. However, their hard work and dedication made them go from fat to fab. Presenting 10 such star kids

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Sara Ali Khan

Soon to be debuting actress in Bollywood, Sara Ali Khan is nowadays making waves on social media with her amazing figure. However, Saif Ali Khan’s daughter was bulky in her teenage days. But, the newcomer has done Yoga, Kathak and intense workout to make herself sexy and beautiful.

Kareena Kapoor Khan

Before entering to Bollywood, Kareena used to be around 75 kgs. But after getting an offer for Refugee (2000), the actress didn’t look back and lost around 15 kgs. Also, Kareena is the one brought the size zero trend in Bollywood.

Arjun Kapoor

Arjun Kapoor’s weight-loss journey has been remarkable. The well-toned actor used to weigh 140 kilos, and follows a strict regime of 20 minutes of CrossFit training till date to maintain those killer abs. The actor has done many intense workouts and has been trained by none other than Salman Khan.

Sonam Kapoor

Currently the fashionista of Bollywood, Sonam Kapoor once used to be one of the fattest person of her family. She was around 86 kilos in her teenage days. However, the actress decided to transform herself from fat to fab. Her workout regime included a combination of weight training, pilates, power yoga as well as extensive training in Kathak. That’s why Sonam flaunts her sexy body.

Sonakshi Sinha

Before giving mega hit Dabangg with Salman Khan, Sonakshi used to weigh around 90 kgs. However, the passionate actress didn’t lose her hopes and transformed herself to look fab. To lose her weight, she did cardio, swimming, tennis, hot yoga, and following a proper diet regime.

Parineeti Chopra

Nobody can believe that gorgeous Priyanka Chopra’s sister Parineeti Chopra once used to be a fat girl. Pari loved to eat pizza, burger and other junk food. But, after taking acting seriously, the actress did physical activities like jogging, yoga, horseback riding, swimming, and running. Now, Pari has said a goodbye to pizza, burger and other junk food.

Alia Bhatt

Alia Bhatt is currently one of the sexiest and talented actresses of Bollywood. But earlier, she used to be the fat girl. Before debuting in Bollywood, she used to be around 80 kgs. However, her strict diet, extensive weight training, along with Kathak and ballet sessions made her a fabulous actress of B-town.

Esha Deol

We have seen Esha flaunting her bikini look in Dhoom. But earlier the actress was not in shape and fat as well. However, under the training of Salman Khan and Zayed Khan, the actress become fat to fab. She has done a circuit workout with kickboxing to make her fit.

Jackky Bhagnani

Well, after seeing Jackky Bhagnani, we can say that, everyone can break stereotypes. Once weighing around 130 kgs, Jackky came on the silver screen with sculpted ab in his first film. Armed with a posse of two instructors, Jackky does weight-lifting and cross weights thrice a week along with dancing.

Adhyayan Suman

Shekher Suman’s son Adhyayan Suman delivered his first hit Raaz: the mystery continues. But many of us didn’t know that he was much bulky before his first film. The actor was around 120 kgs but after following strict diet and intense workout, he managed to loss around 50 kgs to look fit.