Did you know these Bollywood superstars were child actors?

By Gunit Mayo

November 15, 2017

Who knew these children were full of remarkable talents? They were career-oriented since childhood and look where they are now! These actors and actresses have played roles in movie when they were below 10 years of age. Isn’t that amazing? Find out more!

1. Urmila Matondkar Urmila Matondkar has appeared in Marathi, Telugu, Tamil, and Malayalam language films. She started her acting career as a child artist in the 1980 Marathi film Zaakol. Her first Bollywood release was Kalyug (1981). She was then known for her child role in the amazing and a dramatic film Masoom (1983), following which she appeared in a few other films as a child artist.

2. Sana Saeed

Sana Saeed is also a model, and has appears in Bollywood films. She first appeared as a child artist in Kuch Kuch Hota Hai (1998) and played a cute role. She continued to grow and so did her acting career. She worked in films Har Dil Jo Pyar Karega (2000) and Badal (2000). She also appeared in many television shows. In 2012, Saeed appeared on the screen as an adult in a supporting role in the movie Student Of The Year. 3. Aamir khan

Khan first appeared on screen as a child actor in his uncle Nasir Hussain’s masala film Yaadon Ki Baaraat (1973). His performance in the films were amazing and now, he has millions of fan following all across the world. 4. Alia bhatt

This actress is also an amazing singer! Alia Bhatt is a British Indian film actress and the daughter of filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt and actress Soni Razdan. Her first acting debut was as a child artist in the 1999 thriller Sangharsh, and finally, she played her first leading role in Student of the Year (2012). Her beauty and innocence has stole hearts of million of people. 5. Hansika Motwani

Hansika began her television career with a serial called Shaka Laka Boom Boom and then acted in an Indian serial Des Mein Niklla Hoga Chand. She also appeared in Koi Mil Gaya with Preity Zinta and Hrithik Roshan. 6. Kunal Khemu

Kunal Khemu was a child artist in the 1990s and made his comeback as an adult in 2005 with Kalyug. You all have seen him in amazing movies like Go Goa Gone and Golmaal. 7. Ayesha Takia

Who remembers “I am a Complan Boy! I’m a Complan Girl!” campaign? Falguni Pathak was seen in that commercial. She then signed a contract to appear in Socha Na Tha, then for Taarzan: The Wonder Car. 8. Shahid Kapoor

Shahid Kapoor was 10 when he moved to Mumbai and joined Shiamak Davar’s dance academy. Kapoor appeared as a background dancer in a few films of the 1990s, and was later featured in television commercials. His first movie was a romantic comedy Ishq Vishk.