Superstars with a flop start!

  • Ranbir Kapoor was cast opposite Sonam and Rani in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Saawariya but flopped within three days and failed to impress the critics as well as the audience. Ranbir almost went unnoticed till he hit back with carefree roles in Bachna Ae Haseeno and Wake up sid and then took a serious turn in Rockstar that billed him as the NextGen actor and Barfi! as a bankable star. The Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani actor is now coming up with 2 mega projects Bombay Velvet and Roy.
    Ranbir Kapoor was cast opposite Sonam and Rani in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Saawariya but flopped within three days and failed to impress the critics as well as the audience. Ranbir almost went unnoticed till he hit back with carefree roles in Bachna Ae Haseeno and Wake up sid and then took a serious turn in Rockstar that billed him as the NextGen actor and Barfi! as a bankable star. The Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani actor is now coming up with 2 mega projects Bombay Velvet and Roy.
  • The Dabangg Khan of Bollywood didn't have a good start to his career. He made his acting debut in the 1998 film Biwi Ho to Aisi where he played the supporting role of Farooq Sheikh's younger brother. Maine Pyaar Kiya released the year after and it turned the tables for Sallu Bhai and became one of India's highest grossing films. He is now coming with an action-packed film Kick.
    The Dabangg Khan of Bollywood didn't have a good start to his career. He made his acting debut in the 1998 film Biwi Ho to Aisi where he played the supporting role of Farooq Sheikh's younger brother. Maine Pyaar Kiya released the year after and it turned the tables for Sallu Bhai and became one of India's highest grossing films. He is now coming with an action-packed film Kick.
  • He made his acting debut in the 2009 musical drama London Dreams and later gained visibility for his roles in films like Action Replayy and Guzaarish. In 2013, he rose to fame for his performance in his first commercial success film Aashiqui 2. Kapur is currently filming for Habib Faisal's Daawat-e-Ishq opposite Parineeti Chopra. He also signed a film Fitoor, where he will star alongside Katrina Kaif and is simultaneously working on a music album of his own.
    He made his acting debut in the 2009 musical drama London Dreams and later gained visibility for his roles in films like Action Replayy and Guzaarish. In 2013, he rose to fame for his performance in his first commercial success film Aashiqui 2. Kapur is currently filming for Habib Faisal's Daawat-e-Ishq opposite Parineeti Chopra. He also signed a film Fitoor, where he will star alongside Katrina Kaif and is simultaneously working on a music album of his own.
  • Akshay debuted with the box-office dud Saugandh co-starring Shantipriya. Akshay followed up his debut with a string of flops before emerging as a star with his Khiladi series and comic roles. Appeared in more than 126 films, at 46, Akshay continues with major hits like Rowdy Rathore, Housefull 2, Special 26 and Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai Dobara.
    Akshay debuted with the box-office dud Saugandh co-starring Shantipriya. Akshay followed up his debut with a string of flops before emerging as a star with his Khiladi series and comic roles. Appeared in more than 126 films, at 46, Akshay continues with major hits like Rowdy Rathore, Housefull 2, Special 26 and Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai Dobara.
  • Saif Ali Khan debuted with Yash Chopra's Parampara co-starring Aamir Khan. Despite its starry cast, the film flopped. After going through several years of decline throughout the 1990s, Khan rose to prominence with his performance in Farhan Akhtar's Dil Chahta Hai (2001), which marked his professional turning point. Hum Tum earned him a National Award and further he gave hits like Omkara, Cocktail and Race 2. Khan is currently filming for 2 projects Humshakals and Phantom.
    Saif Ali Khan debuted with Yash Chopra's Parampara co-starring Aamir Khan. Despite its starry cast, the film flopped. After going through several years of decline throughout the 1990s, Khan rose to prominence with his performance in Farhan Akhtar's Dil Chahta Hai (2001), which marked his professional turning point. Hum Tum earned him a National Award and further he gave hits like Omkara, Cocktail and Race 2. Khan is currently filming for 2 projects Humshakals and Phantom.
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Ranbir Kapoor was cast opposite Sonam and Rani in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Saawariya but flopped within three days and failed to impress the critics as well as the audience. Ranbir almost went unnoticed till he hit back with carefree roles in Bachna Ae Haseeno and Wake up sid and then took a serious turn in Rockstar that billed him as the NextGen actor and Barfi! as a bankable star. The Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani actor is now coming up with 2 mega projects Bombay Velvet and Roy.

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By Team Biscoot | Apr 19,2014,05:48 PM IST | Views 1956

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