Nepotism- A theory on which Bollywood literally thrives. We have seen the biggest of superstars rise the ladder thanks to this one word. From Karishma Kapoor to Sanjay Dutt to Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan; the owe their stardom to a superpower beyond luck and talent. While we all know these big names; there are several who failed to make the cut. Today let’s take a look at the five Bollywood contenders who failed to rise despite the weight in their surnames.
When he first starred in Mohobbatien; everyone around swore on his stardom. Thought he same did not get reflected in his movies later. While the Yash Raj tried their best to get him on track with the Dhoom series; he somehow failed to create magic.
The Deol family has had a legacy of creating superstars. They have definitely offered iconic stars to the industry. Sadly, this did not get replicated when it came to the Deol daughter Esha. With a jump start in 2002, her career has come to a slow and painful end.
This actor had the support from the bad man of Bollywood. Despite several attempts at making it click at the box office, he somehow failed to recreate the magic of Feroz Khan. Be it Jungle or Pyaar Tune Kya Kiya; the audience was far from satiated.
The first time Mimoh hit the golden screen was in his portyal of Jimmy. This young man tried hard to be the disco dancer for the current generation. Unfortunately, his attempts failed to go down as legendary in the history of Bollywood.
The lesser known face in a lot of Yash Raj movies shares lineage with Kajol and Tanuja. Though she really tried to make it big, she is remembered as former Bigg Boss contestant vaguely today.