Bollywood Actors Who Started Their Career From South Films: Deepika Padukone To Katrina Kaif

By: FPJ Web Desk | July 29, 2023

Very few of you might be aware that these popular Bollywood actor actually started there career from south movies. Scroll to next slide and check out -

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan: Debuted in Tamil film Iruvar (1997) as a dual role alongside Mohanlal and Prakash Raj, directed by Mani Ratnam.

Katrina Kaif: Entered the film industry with Telugu film Malliswari (2004) as a princess in love with a bank employee, earning one crore rupees and becoming the highest-paid South Indian actress then.

Deepika Padukone: Started her acting journey with Kannada film Aishwarya (2006), portraying the lead character who falls for an older man. She also lent her voice for a song in the film.

Akshay Kumar: Bollywood's Khiladi Akshay also began her acting from a south movie 'Vishnu Vijay'.

Priyanka Chopra: Marked her film debut with the Tamil movie Thamizhan (2002) as a lawyer fighting for justice and also showcasing her singing talent in one of the film's songs.

Anil Kapoor: stepped into acting with a Telugu film 'Vamsa Vriksham' (1980)

Kriti Sanon: Made her debut in the Telugu psychological thriller 1: Nenokkadine (2014) as a journalist aiding a troubled rock star, sharing the screen with Mahesh Babu.

R Madhavan: The versatile actor debuted in films with a south Indian movie 'Anbe'.

Disha Patani: Her first acting work was in a Telugu remake of film 'loafer'

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