Almost every person on the internet is aware of the term “Nepotism”. This word has gained importance over the years. While a lot of people are against the Nepotsim culture in Bollywood, there are ones who think that talent supersedes all, and the audience is the final judge. However, it’s commonly believed that star kids become actors just like their parents, but there are cases where star kids have chosen different careers instead of acting and we cannot help but admire their choices. We cited a list of 10-star kids who chose a different career for themselves instead of becoming an actor in Bollywood.
1. Shaheen Bhatt
Mahesh Bhatt and Soni Razdan’s elder daughter Shaheen Bhatt is a famous author. She studied film making from London and after coming back to India, she worked in Bollywood as a co-writer. She has co-written son of Sardar and has also been an assistant director for Raaz 3.
2. Masaba Gupta
Daugther of Neena Gupta and Viv Richards, Masaba has made it big in the Fashion Industry. As a kid, she was fascinated by everything that was related to fashion. She successfully turned her hobby into a full-time career and now the celebrated designer has her own label called House of Masaba.
3. Rhea Kapoor
Anil Kapoor’s daughter and Sonam Kapoor’s sister, Rhea Kapoor is happy to stay behind the camera as she has found her happiness in being a film producer and a fashion stylist. She is Sonam Kapor’s stylist and has produced movies like Veere Di Wedding.
4. Meghna Gulzar
Daughter of the legendary Gulzar, Meghna Gulzar chose film direction as her career. She has directed movies like Chappak, Talvar, Raazi, Filhaal, Just Married, and Hu Tu Tu
5. Riddhima Kapoor Sahani
Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Singh’s daughter chose a different path for her career. Unlike her brother, she chose to become a fashion and jewelry designer. Despite coming from Kapoor khandaan she did not give in to the family pressure of becoming a star rather she fought to find her career and interest.
6. Shweta Nanda
Shweta Nanda is from the Bachchan clan. She is the only daughter of celebrated actor Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan. She kept a safe distance from acting. She became a model and has worked with L’oreal. She has even hosted a talk show with NextGen. Along with that, she has worked as a journalist with CNN IBN.
7. Rahul Bhatt
Pooja Bhatt’s younger brother Rahul Bhatt did not follow his family’s obsession with films. He rather chose to become a fitness trainer. He is the man behind Aamir Khan’s remarkable transformation for the movie Dangal.