It’s often said that it’s better to start an acting career as early as possible. Because the road to success is long, and one might not able to grasp all the opportunities if one starts his career late. This is why you will find a lot of struggling actors starting their journey right after school. Some actors like Sushant Singh Rajput even dropped out from college after completing two years in it, to become an actor. Leaving your studies to “achieve your dreams” is a common idea. But we have some intelligent and educated stars as well. We have listed below ten actors who are extremely educated, and they break all the stereotypes that say you don’t need any education to become a star.
1. Amitabh Bachchan
Shehnshah of Bollywood, Amitabh Bachchan is a remarkable personality. Not only he a great actor but he is also well educated. He has completed his graduation from Sherwood College in Nainital. He has pursued two double major in Arts and Science from Kirori Mal College. Not only that, Australia’s Queensland University awarded him a doctorate degree.
2. Shah Rukh Khan
Badshah of Bollywood is also a well-educated superstar. He is not only a good actor, but he was also a brilliant student throughout his childhood. He won many awards in school. He completed his 12th from St. Columbia school in Delhi. Later he went to study economics from DU’s Hansraj College. For his masters, he went to Jamia Milia to study Mass communication but he did not complete his masters and went to try his luck in acting. The rest is history.
3. Vidya Balan
One of the most versatile actors of the Bollywood Industry is not only a great actor but was also a great student. Although she started her acting career at the age of 16 years even then she gave importance to her studies. She completed her graduation from Mumbai’s St.Xavier’s college and then later completed her Masters from Mumbai University. Only after completing her education, she dedicated herself fully to the world of acting.
4. Ayushman Khuranna
One of the biggest stars of Bollywood, who is known to give blockbusters and start a talk about unconventional topics in a very entertaining way, Ayushmaan is also a well-educated actor. Before winning Roadies he has completed his graduation in literature from DAV College, Chandigarh. He has pursued his masters in Mass communication from the school of Communication.
5. Parineeti Chopra
Sister of superstar Priyanka Chopra, Parineeti Chopra is also a great star. She has given quite a number of Blockbusters to Bollywood. He has a triple honors degree from Manchester Business school, UK.
6. Soha Ali Khan
Pataudi princess, Soha Ali Khan is a very intelligent person. Before entering Bollywood, she was busy with her education. She completed her graduation in Modern History from Oxford University and then pursued her Masters in International Relations from the London School of Economics.
7. Randeep Hooda
Sarbjit actor Randeep Hooda is a talented man. He was equally famous in his school days. He completed his graduation in Marketing from an Australian University. He later completed his masters in Business Management and Human Resource Management from Australia
8. Varun Dhawan
Being a star kid he has never refrained from working hard. He is known for his dedication and talent in the industry. He graduated from UK’s Nottingham University. He has earned a Business Management degree from that university.
9. Sara Ali Khan
Another gem of a star, Sara Ali Khan is a brilliant personality. Those of you who are following her on Instagram might know that Kedarnath star has graduated from America’s Columbia University. She holds a degree in History and Political science.
10. John Abraham
Another superstar John Abraham took studies very seriously. He completed his schooling from Bombay Scottish school and then later went to Jai Hind College to complete his graduation. He pursued MBA From a reputed college Narsee Monjee.