Not every man in this world has got success easily; they have strived hard, you can say ‘really hard’ to get the success and fame they wanted. Our Bollywood celebs have seen and experienced this. Right from taking admissions in acting classes or sleeping on the streets or going bankrupt, stories of these celebrities are highly engaging. But their hard work made it count and the results you can see.
Here is the list of celebs that once lived on credit…
1. Amitabh Bachchan
Yes, our country’s legend ‘Angry young man’ Amitabh Bachchan has experienced these days. He was a legend in the 70’s- 80’s but when the world was celebrating 2000 millennium, he was sitting and cursing his fortune. He had no films, no money and legal and tax authorities had put forward a notice. His production house and event management company where the reason for his bankruptcy. Later on, KBC was offered to him and that changed his days. Also Read: When Sachin Tendulkar Was Embarrassed In Front Of Amitabh Bachchan Because Of Son Arjun
2. A K Hangal
The legend and most senior actor in the 70s, 80’s and 90’s era, A K Hangal almost ruled the Bollywood industry. He acted in movies like Sholay, Aaina, Shaukeen, Namak Haram and much more. After a certain point in his old age, due to no films and lack of money he was in debts and couldn’t come up with his medical expenses. Many film stars and director helped him financially. Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan also pledged to give him Rs 50,000.
3. Preity Zinta
The dimple girl of B-town, Preity Zinta went almost bankrupt after a big-time failure movie Ishkq in Paris. The movie had a disastrous result by her production house. A case was also filed against her by the director-writer Abbas Tyrewala for unpaid dues. While she was facing a financial crisis, Salman Khan helped her in this situation. She also rented her apartment for minimum income. Also Read: Kings XI Punjab Players Trolled Preity Zinta In The Most Hilarious Way
4. Shah Rukh Khan
Yes, you read it right Shah Rukh Khan, the King of B-town at some point faced financial crisis. The movie ‘Ra. One’ was one big hole in Shah Rukh’s wallet. He almost had put all his savings in his dream movie, but the movie took a toll on his savings and his dream. Also Read: Suhana Khan Uploads Her Picture, People Thought It Is Shahrukh Khan With Lipstick And Long Hair
5. Jackie Shroff
The hunk of 80’s and the 90’s era, with the image of Bhai and handsome groom Jackie Shroff ruled the B-town. In 2008, Jackie Shroff experienced financial crisis, and due to which he even sold his flat for repayment of dues. He had taken a loan from a director and good friend of him, Sajid Nadiawala, but he couldn’t repay it. Sajid Nadiawala was so furious that he was about to go with legal authorities but Salman Khan asked him to slow down and settle down without legal interference. Also Read: You Will Go Crazy After Watching These Hot Photos Of Tiger Shroff’s Sister, Krishna Shroff
6. Raj Kapoor
The legendary actor Raj Kapoor was just a superstar in the B-town industry and earned hearts and love from the country with his enchanting acting skills. He acted in movies like Sangam, Bobby, Mera Naam Joker. But the movie ‘Mera Naam Joker’ just turned a nightmare for him. It didn’t go well and was almost a failure while then, it did not amaze the Indian audience and that stage took the legendary actor in bankruptcy.
7. Shweta Prasad
We all may remember her from the movie ‘Makdee’. After the news came around that she is involved in a prostitution racket, she started struggling in finding projects in the industry. But unfortunately, they were true. She couldn’t handle bankruptcy and chose the s*x racket handle to satisfy her financial needs. Also Read: How Cast Would Look If Mahabharat Was Made In Bollywood
Many B-town actors went through this bad bankruptcy phase, some made efforts and their hard work paid off.