How the Bollywood Stars Looked: Past and Present

The tinsel town of Bollywood thrives on show business and appearance is a critical factor for success here. Therefore, all the cine stars are very much conscious about their looks and experiments with new styles to get that perfect look that will help them reign over million hearts. The popular matinee idols of now a days have come a long way in their career to reach this position. There looks have evolved considerably over the years. Let us take a look back down the memory lanes to find out how they looked when they started out.

Priyanka Chopra
priyanka chopra

Priyanka Chopra won the Miss World pageant in the year 2000 and thereafter decided to try her luck in Bollywood. The young beautiful Priyanka portrayed a girl next door look with conventional fashion sense. However, with the years her dressing sense evolved and she turned into a sensuous diva that she is today. Also she started to highlight her stunningly beautiful eyes which she ignored earlier in her career.

Katrina Kaif
katrina kaif

In the initial days of her stint with the glamour industry Katrina was plump in appearances. However, she soon lost her weight to portray a perfect figure. Other than losing weight, not much has changed for Katrina over the years.

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
aishwarya rai

Aishwarya is a former Miss World and is a stunning beauty. She portrayed perfect looks throughout her career and impeccable fashion sense. She looked like a glamorous doll. With time she increased the hotness quotient of her getup.

Shilpa Shetty Kundra
shilpa shetty

When Shilpa entered Bollywood she was hot but over the years she has transformed herself so much so that she has turned to a sensuous diva. She has worked on her body to tone up and has turned stunningly much fairer. Also her dressing sense has improved a lot.


In the initial days of Kajol in Bollywood she was slimmer and darker. However, with time she turned fair and gained a bit of weight. However, her dressing sense remained as impeccable as ever.

Shahrukh Khan
shahrukh khan

Shahrukh had a simple long haired look which turned tremendously stylist over the years.

Salman Khan
salman khan

Salman had a chocolate boy image with thin appearance. However with time he gained weight and built a muscular physique. The receding hairline is also a big feature that differentiates the looks of Salman over the years.

Akshay Kumar
akshay kumar

Akshay always portrayed a macho image. The younger Akshay had a casual rugged look. However his look evolved with time and his appearance became much more stylist with the days. Now he can be easily considered a macho fashion icon.

Saif Ali Khan
saif ali khan

Saif Ali Khan has come a long way from the cute, innocent chocolate boy image to his rough and tough avatar now.

Vidya Balan
vidya balan
Initially Vidya Balan was confused about her looks and was seen experimenting with different attires for finding the best look. Soon she fell in love with the creations of Sabyasachi and was seen wearing beautiful sarees at all social events. However, the actress is now a days once again experimenting with her looks.

Rani Mukerji
rani mukherjee

Rani portrayed a hot fashionable image when she entered Bollywood. But she soon mellowed down and her looks were cuter and sweeter, while the hotness quotient significantly reduced. She also put on a little bit of weight over the years.