Bollywood Actors Debut Movies:
Debut movies are super important for the actors because it creates an image of them in the minds of their viewers, and it later helps them to establish their career in the industry. So, they choose their first movie very wisely. In many cases, it has happened that, Bollywood actors were not able to debut with those movies that they have chosen, and instead they had to debut with a different film.
Let’s discuss who these actors were.
1. Soha Ali Khan
Soha Ali Khan was supposed to debut with Amol Palekar‘s Paheli. Soha even mentioned this in her book ‘Perils Of Being Moderately Famous’ that she left her well-paid job for his big debut. But the makers were convinced to star already established actors in the film, so they had to drop the idea of casing Soha as the lead.
2. Alia Bhatt
Alia Bhatt’s first movie was supposed to be Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Balika Badhu. But apparently, Alia was busy completing her studies, and she planned to debut with Student of the year instead.
3. Preity Zinta
Preity Zinta was all set to launch her career with Shekhar Kapur‘s Tara Rum Pum Pum in 1997 opposite Hrithik Roshan. It was supposed to be Hrithik Roshan’s first movie as well. Due to some unknown reasons, this movie was shelved, and Preity made her debut movie opposite SRK in Dil Se.
4. Katrina Kaif
Mahesh Bhatt found Katrina Kaif perfect for his film Saaya. But things weren’t in the favor of Katrina as it was an intense film, and Katrina failed to deliver the required intense expressions, so eventually, the role went to Tara Sharma.
5. Diana Penty
You will be amazed to know that before Nargis Fakri, Diana Penty was supposed to debut in Rockstar opposite Ranbir Kapoor. But to the date clashes with the actor, she could be a part of it. However, her debut movie was Homi Adajania’s Cocktail.
6. Priyanka Chopra
PeeCee was all set to debut with Humraaz opposite Bobby Deol. But due to the date clashes between the actor PC has to back out. The role was given to Ameesha Patel.
7. Kareena Kapoor
Karren was supposed to debut opposite Hrithik Roshan in the movie, She even completed some scenes in the film, but due to creative differences, she left the film midway and made her debut as Poo from Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham.
8. Siddharth Malhotra
Siddharth Malhotra was all set to debut opposite Priyanka Chopra in the film Fashion. However, he could not be a part of the film due to his commitment to Gladrags.