Singer turned actors of Bollywood
Having the talent of singing is a blessing in disguise for Bollywood, and it can open the doors of acting into the film industry. And if someone has a complementing look to his singing talents, then he/she stands a good chance to make it big in the acting forte as well. Here is a look at some of the actors in Bollywood who have taken the musical way to get an entry ticket.
Atif Aslam: Bol
Atif Aslam, who is a Pakistani singer, has gained immense popularity in India as well and has a good number of hit Hindi songs to his credit. Owing to his good looks, he has got into Bollywood with the movie “Bol” directed by Pakistani director Shoaib Mansoor. Atif played the role of Mustafa in the movie but could not prove his acting talents to a large extent owing to the limitations of his role which was a short one. Atif is now looking for another venture that will provide him with ample of screen space and time.
Mika is following the Rakhi Sawant way and is about to do item songs in Bollywood movies. Not only this, he is going to debut in his acting with the movie “Loot” which is soon to be released.
"I am playing a Thai local goon in the film. I have been featured in a lot of item numbers in the past, but as an actor, this is my first film and I am very excited about my role..." Mika said.
Ali Zafar: Tere bin laden
Ali Zafar made a good package altogether in his debut file “Tere Bin Laden” with a charming character, good looks and confidence. This was the first Bollywood venture of the singer which earned him good appreciation and he soon found himself being offered a flurry of Bollywood projects. His most recent release was “Mere Brother ki Dulhan” where he has paired up with Katrina Kaif. Along with Imraan Khan, he makes up a good cast for the humorous movie.
Shruti Hassan: Luck
The daughter of legendry actor Kamal Hassan, was initially a singer who was performing in an all girl band. She got her break with the movie “Luck” where she was paired opposite to Imraan Khan. The actress did many daredevil acts in the movie including posing in a swim suit and swimming with sharks in the sea.