Bollywood film industry may be all about films, talent etc but one thing we cannot deny is the importance of looks or on-screen appearance of the lead actors and actresses. The age has taken a toll and they look totally different from they looked when they were just teenagers who debuted in the Bollywood industry. Whatever may be the case, each of these actors don’t look like how they used to anymore. Check out their then and now pictures:
1. Vivek Mushran
Vivek Mushran debuted Bollywood with the 1991 super hit film ‘Saudagar’. He also worked in film like ‘Ram Jaane’, ‘Aisi bhi kya jaldi hai’, ‘First Love Letter’, and ‘Anjaane’. But most of the movies flopped at box office. He was last seen on big screen in Vidhya Balan starrer “Begum Jaan”. After flopped in films, Vivek turned to the TV and worked in several successful serials. Vivek worked in shows like ‘Son Pari’, ‘Kittie Party’, ‘Bhaskar Bharti’, ‘Baat Hamari Pakki Hai’, ‘Parvarrish’, ‘Nisha Aur Uske Cousins’ etc.
2. Shadaab Khan
Shadaab Khan is one of the famous actor of 90s. He is a son of famous Bollywood villain Amjad Khan aka Gabbar made his bollywood debut from the movie Raja Ki Ayegi Baarat. However, despite having good looks and passion for acting, Shadaab Khan lost his path somehow somewhere.
3. Deepak Tijori
Deepak Tijori is an Indian film director and actor who works in Bollywood and Gujarati films and is well known for his supporting roles in Aashiqui, Khiladi, Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar, Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa, Anjaam, Ghulam and Baadshah. Tijori has also been the housemate on Bigg Boss 1 (2006). His wife is a fashion designer and his brother-in-law Kabir Sadanand is a film director.
4. Chandrachur Singh
There was a time when Chandrachur was favorite of millions of people but, today have forgotten. The actor who was recognized as chocolate boy is difficult to identify today. Nowadays, he become quite overweight. He made his debut from the movie ‘Tere Mere Sapne’ in 1996 but, he got fame after his movie ‘Maachis’. After the success of the movie he used to get start many films. Than he appeared in several films like, Betaabi, Dil Kya Kare, Josh, Daag: The Fire, Kya Kehna.
5. Faisal Khan
Faisal Khan is one of the famous actors of 90s. He is superstar Aamir Khan’s younger brother. He got his first leading role in the 1994 film Madhosh. He is best known for his film Mela. He appeared in several other films that fared poorly at the box office. He also appeared in the TV serial Aandhi in 2003.
6. Harish Kumar
Harish Kumar was one of the famous actor of 90s. He has acted in a total of 280 films. But, he couldn’t made his mark in the industry. He has appeared along with Govinda also in several films. Inteqam which was released in 2001 was his last film. The actor who once ruled the hearts of all as a chocolate boy, became quite fat because of which he changed completely. But, the passion of acting has not ended. Harish Kumar tried to make a comeback in Bollywood after almost a decade in 2011, but did not succeed. He was last seen in Chaar Din Ki Chandni in 2012.
7. Kamal Sadanah
Kamal Sadanah made his acting debut opposite Kajol in the 1992 film Bekhudi which did not do well at the box office. In 1993, he acted alongside the late Divya Bharti in Rang which was a hit . After this, he acted in a string of films which failed to do well. At the end of the 90s, he quit films for several years and made a comeback to acting in 2006 with a role in the Zee TV television serial Kasamh Se. After failing to make his mark as an actor, he decided to direct the films and made his directorial debut with his film Karkash in 2005. His next directorial venture was Roar: Tigers of the Sundarbans which released in 2014. These are the only two films that he has directed thus far.
8. Avinash Wadhawan
Avinash Wadhawan is one of the famous actors of 90s. He started started his acting career in 1986 by playing the role of Vishal Saxena in the Bollywood film ‘Pyar Ho Gaya.’ He also acted in many Bollywood films that were shelved due to unknown reasons like ‘Pal Pal Dil Ke Pass’ (1992), ‘Dil Mera Wapas De De’ (1992), ‘Aag Ke Sitare’ (1996), ‘Hinsa Path’ (1996), ‘Krantikaal’ (1996), ‘Dil Diya Ek Baar’ (1996), and ‘Tension Mat Le Yaar’ (2012). He also appeared in show ‘Balika Vadhu’.