Bollywood Actors Who Never Went to Acting School:
Sometimes all you need to excel in something is to give it all you’ve got. The glamorous world of Bollywood is always very enticing for people of all ages. Bollywood is full of stories of people who came from humble backgrounds and made it big in Bollywood. This happened not because these actors went to acting school, but because of their sheer talent and hard work.
Here is a list of Bollywood actors who never went to acting school:
1. SHAH RUKH KHAN
One of the most successful actors of the film industry, Shah Rukh Khan had to struggle a lot to get into the film industry and now he surely rules in the film industry. Though he worked with Barry John and his plays the actor never went to an acting school.
2. AKSHAY KUMAR
Akshay Kumar known as the stuntman of Bollywood is one of the finest actors of the film industry. From meagre beginnings to being a superstar, Akshay has never attended any acting school.
3. DEEPIKA PADUKONE
Deepika Padukone is surely one of the most successful actress of current times in Bollywood. She has impressed her audiences with many amazing roles like Rani Padmavati, Mastaani and many others. She started out as a model before landing a role in Bollywood. She has never attended any acting school.
4. ANUSHKA SHARMA
Anushka Sharma started off her career as a model. She gave auditions for ‘Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi’ from where her life changed. She never went to any acting school but still she is one of the most successful Bollywood actresses of the film industry.
5. RANVEER SINGH
Ranveer Singh is one of the most talented and versatile actors of the film industry. He has proved his potential with many challenging roles. He has worked as copywriter with many agencies like O&M and JWT before entering the film industry. He got his first offer for the movie ‘Band Baaja Baarat’. He never went to any acting school but still he is one of the best actors in the film industry.
6. PRIYANKA CHOPRA
Priyanka Chopra has established herself in the Indian film industry and Hollywood as well with her extraordinary acting skills. She made her debut in Bollywood with ‘Andaaz’. Priyanka Chopra never went to any acting school but still she has been able to establish herself very well in the acting career.
7. KANGANA RANAUT
The curly haired actress has been a part of many successful films. She enrolled into Elite Modelling Agency and after some time the agency sent her to Mumbai for an ad auditiion. Then afterwards she got an offer in Mahesh Bhatt’s film ‘Gangsgter’. She has not attended any acting school.
8. VIDYA BALAN
Vidya Balan has done many amazing films which have been truly loved by the Bollywood fans. This actress never went to any acting school.
9. SUSHANT SINGH RAJPUT
Sushant Singh Rajput has done many successful films like ‘Kai Po Che’, ‘M.S Dhoni: The Untold Story’ and others. He started off his career by appearing on the small screens in the serial ‘Pavitra Rishta’. This actor also never went to any acting school.
10. SHAHID KAPOOR
Shahid is surely one of the most prominent actors of the film industry and his acting skills have been immensely appreciated by the Bollywood fans. Before becoming an actor, he was in Shiamak Dwar Dance troupe and has also appeared as a background dancer in many movies. This actor also never went to any acting school.
There are many Bollywood actors who never went to acting school. Their acting skills and sincerity.
Also See: List of Bollywood Stars Who Are Bengali