MUMBAI – They are making millions, are the nation’s heartthrobs and have fans all around the world. They have the world falling at their feet and can get anything they want with just the bat of an eyelid. But do you know many of Bollywood’s biggest celebrities don’t have a single degree to their name?
The highest paid actress in Bollywood, Kareena Kapoor always knew that she would be a part of the glamour industry. She was studying commerce from Mithibai College when Law caught her attention. She enrolled herself in Government Law College but dropped out after just a year when Bollywood came calling.
The beautiful former Miss World is now an international celebrity with hit singles and numerous movies to her name. But do you know she never finished her graduation? Pee Cee joined Jai Hind College in Mumbai but dropped out as soon as she began her modelling career.
The former beauty queen had to leave college too. She has the world at her finger tips but doesn’t own a degree. Before starting her modelling career the ex-Miss World was studying in Jai Hind College but changed colleges to study architecture. She dropped out from there too.
The newest entrant in Bollywood, Tiger never even enrolled himself into a college. Just after his Class XII boards, he quit studies to concentrate on a career in Bollywood. With a great body and honed dancing skills, let’s see if he has what it takes to be a superstar.
A man of many talents, Akshay Kumar did find himself in a college but dropped out to pursue martial arts. See where that got him. He is one of the most in-demand actors in the country today.
Mr. Perfectionist had a very rough schooling life and never attended college. At the age of 16, he acted in a silent film Paranoia which encouraged him to venture into acting full time. The actor then quit his studies and joined a theatre group.
One of the best actresses Bollywood has today. But the national level badminton player could not complete her studies from Mount Carmel in Bangalore. She later enrolled in IGNOU but could not complete that either because of hectic work schedules.
Alia is one actress making waves with her great performances in all her recent movies. After completing her schooling from Jamnabai Narsee School, she decided to pursue acting and started to learn both acting and filmmaking on the sets of movies instead of enrolling herself in college.
He is one of the hottest bachelors around, but he never graduated. He completed his schooling from The Scindia School, Gwalior and St. Stanislaus High School Mumbai and then decided to take the plunge into Bollywood. We are sure he doesn’t regret that decision.
Karisma was one of the biggest actresses of her time. But do you know, the yummy mummy dropped out of school, just after finishing Class VI to pursue acting? She did her first movie Prem Qaidi at the age of 16.