There is an old saying that says that more than their own success, parents become happier when they see their children’s success. This saying holds true for some of the biggest celebrities in Bollywood today as well. The film industry is filled with stars who have achieved a lot at a very young age and like every other parent, their parents are super proud of their child’s achievements in the film industry!
BetterButter brings to you some celebrities who have made their parents proud:
Director Mahesh Bhatt and actress Soni Razdan’s daughter Alia Bhatt is one of the brightest talents in the film industry today. Alia is a lovely combination of acting prowess and beauty. She has a very strong and vivacious personality as well. From her meaningful role in ‘Udta Punjab’ to singing the song ‘Sooha Saha’ in ‘Highway’, Alia has repeatedly showcased her versatility and multiple talents with everything that she has done. Apart from her work in the film industry, Alia is also the brand ambassador for many companies.
Shatrughan Sinha and Poonam Sinha’s daughter Sonakshi Sinha, worked as a costume designer in movies such as ‘Mera Dil Leke Dekho’ before making her Bollywood Debut with ‘Dabangg’. After the success of her debut film, there was no looking back for Sonakshi. The actress went on to deliver hits such as ‘Rowdy Rathore’ and ‘Dabangg 2’. Sonakshi even received the coveted Filmfare award for her performance in the film ‘Lootera’.
Sonam Kapoor Ahuja is the fashion icon of today’s young generation. Before her Bollywood debut, Sonam worked as an assistant director with acclaimed filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali. Sonam received a Special Mention National Award for her role in ‘Neerja’ and was nominated for the award of Best Actress for her performance in the film ‘Raanjhana’. Apart from acting, actor Anil Kapoor’s daughter Sonam has also been associated with various social causes such as spreading awareness about breast cancer.
Winners of multiple Filmfare awards and even National awards, the Kapoor Sisters-Karishma Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor Khan come from the famous Kapoor family of Bollywood. Karishma was one of the most popular actresses in Bollywood in the 90s. Her work in films such as ‘Raja Hindustani’ and ‘Zubeidaa’ was greatly appreciated by the film fraternity. Similarly, Kareena Kapoor Khan is a very successful, powerhouse actress who has garnered much acclaim and praise for her acting, her style, her beauty and her overall personality.
Shahid Kapoor is the son of actor Pankaj Kapoor and actress Neelima Azim, and is well-known for his acting chops in the film industry. Shahid has even received the Filmfare Award for Best Actor for his performances in the films ‘Haider’ and ‘Udta Punjab’. Apart from this, Shahid is also associated with various social and charitable campaigns.
Not only is Ranbir Kapoor a wonderful actor, but he is also a film producer. Son of yesteryear actor Rishi Kapoor and yesteryear actress Neetu Singh, Ranbir has carved a special niche for himself in the film industry today through sheer hard-work and talent. He has also given many wonderful hit films. Ranbir even received a Filmfare award for Best Actor for his performance in the film ‘Barfi’ where he played a deaf and a mute character. Like his counterparts in the industry, Ranbir is also associated with multiple social causes and campaigns.
Image source: DNA India, Hindustan Times, Asian Age, NDTV.com, The Indian Express, Deccan Chronicle.