Bollywood Celebrities Who Were Teachers:
Before Becoming Famous actors, almost every actor has to go through a struggling phase. This phase is different for everyone. These below-listed actors struggled while working in a different profession. It requires a lot of hard work and determination to become a successful actor. These Bollywood stars had different jobs before becoming actors. They were teachers before they started their filmy career, and maybe from they learned discipline and hard work.
1. Kader Khan
One of the most legendary actors, Kader Khan, was not just an actor but as a writer as well. The revered actor used to be a professor of Civil Engineering in M. H. Saboo Siddik College of Engineering. Not only that, after quitting films, he also shifted to U.A.E to teach Urdu and Arabic there.
2. Akshay Kumar
The most hard-working and disciplined actor of Bollywood, Akshay Kumar, did many off jobs during his struggling days. While he was Bangkok, he learned martial arts, and after returning to Bombay he started teaching Martial Arts in an institute. It’s because of this he got selected as a model in a reputed film.
3. Chandrachur Singh
We know him from the song Ankhaen Teri, Itni Haseen. This song remains the most beautiful song in the history of music. This guy debuted in Tere Mere Sapne that was produced under Amitabh Bachchan Corporation Limited. Before making it to the films, he was a music teacher at Doon School. After his filmy career ended, he again went back to teaching.
4. Nandita das
Revered actor and director, Nandita Das, had acted in more than 40 feature films in 10 languages. She has even directed likable movies like Manto and Firaqq. She was a teacher before starting her career in Bollywood. She did her Masters from Delhi School of Social Work, Nandita Das started teaching.
5. Balraj Sahni
Balraj was a coveted Indian actor. Before starting his career as an actor, he completed his graduation in English Hons from Lahore University and Punjab University. He was a fan of Tagore’s visionary so, he came to Bengal to teach English and Hindi at Tagore’s Visva-Bharati University.
6. Tom Alter
The legendary actor Tom Alter, known for his amazing contribution to Indian cinema, was a cricket Teacher at St. Thomas school in Haryana.
7. Anupam Kher
Anupam Kher is admired by almost everyone in the industry. His dedication and hard work for his role proof how much loves acting. He has his teaching school in Mumbai, where he imparts his own learning and love for cinema. The school has produced brilliant actors and one of them being Deepika Padukone.