There are many actresses currently working in Bollywood who made their acting debut through Shahrukh Khan starrers. SRK is popular for encouraging new talents in Bollywood. Below we will share with you a few of those female talents who made their Bollywood debut with Shahrukh Khan flicks.
Deepika Padukone (Om Shanti Om)
- Deepika Padukone is an Indian actress cum a former model. She made her acting debut with the 2006 Kannada film titled Aishwarya. The very next year, she made her Bollywood debut with the blockbuster Om Shanti Om that earned her the Filmfare Best Female Debut Award.
- Married to another Bollywood Talent: Ranveer Singh, she is one amongst highest paid females in Bollywood. She is both an Actor and Producer as of now.
Anushka Sharma (Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi)
- Anushka Sharma is an Indian film actress cum producer, who predominantly works in Bollywood. At present Anushka is one of the most popular and highest-paid actresses in India. Anushka made her acting debut opposite Shah Rukh Khan in Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi (2008), which earned her a Filmfare Award for Best Actress nomination.
- She is married to Indian Cricket Team Captain: Virat Kohli.
Shilpa Shetty (Baazigar)
- Shilpa Shetty is an Indian film actress cum model. She made her Bollywood debut with the SRK film Baazigar (1993). Till date she has done nearly 40 Bollywood, Tamil, Telugu and Kannada films, her first leading role being in the 1994 flick titled: Aag. Her performances in Dhadkan (2000) and Rishtey (2002) earned her appreciation. Her portrayal of an AIDS patient in Bollywood Flick: Phir Milenge (2004) won her many awards. Her younger sister Shamita Shetty is also a Bollywood citizen.
- Alike Deepika Padukone, Shilpa Shetty also has her origin in South India when it comes to family background.
- She is married to NRI BusinessMan: Raj Kundra. She is both an Actor and Producer as of now. She is a popular Yoga Trainer.
There are a lot of other ladies who made their Bollywood debut alongside SRK. But these 3 are exceptions as they with their hard work overshadowed their past and now their names do not require any reference when it comes to recognizing their talent.