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Bollywood Stars And Their Shocking Previous Jobs Before Acting

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Did you know Rajinikanth worked as a bus conductor in Bangalore before he became the superstar he is or that Shah Rukh Khan was a concert attendant before he became Bollywood’s ‘Baadshah’?
Here’s a look at what celebrities did before they became famous.

RAJINIKANTH
RAJINIKANTH

The Tamil superstar was a bus conductor with the Banglore Transport Service before he started doing stage plays.

DEV ANAND
DEV ANAND

Before he drove girls crazy with his style and acting, Dharam Devdutt Pishorimal Anand worked as a clerk. He worked at a military censor office at Churchgate, Mumbai, for a wage of Rs. 165.

AMITABH BACHCHAN
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Big B’s first job was as an executive with a shipping firm, Shaw Wallace. After that he worked as a freight broker for a shipping firm called Bird and Co.

SHAH RUKH KHAN
SRK

King Khan of B-Town used to work as an attendant at concerts in Delhi.

AMRISH PURI
AMRISH PURI

Amrish Puri came to Mumbai to follow footsteps of his elder brothers – Madan Puri and Chaman Puri, who were already well-known in Bollywood for playing negative characters. But after he failed his first screen test, Amrish Puri took up a government job with Employees’ State Insurance Corporation (ESIC).

RANVEER SINGH
Ranveer_Singh

Ranveer was a copywriter in advertising before Bollywood happened to him. He worked in renowned agencies like O&M and J. Walter Thompson.

PARINEETI CHOPRA
PARINEETI CHOPRA
Parineeti was a marketing intern at Yash Raj Films before her acting talent was discovered right there.

SONAKSHI SINHA
SONAKSHI SINHA

Before she got discovered for Salman Khan’s ‘Dabangg’, Sonakshi started her career as a costume designer. She designed costumes for the film ‘Mera Dil Leke Dekho’ in 2005.

SHIVAJI SATAM
SHIVAJI SATAM
Indian TV’s legendary ACP Pradyuman worked as a cashier in a bank before he got his break in acting.

RANDEEP HOODA
randeep
Randeep studied in Melbourne, Australia, where he earned his master’s degree in business management and human resource management. While he was there, he worked in a Chinese restaurant, a car-wash, waited tables, and drove a taxi for two years. After coming back to India in 2000, he worked in the marketing department of an airline.

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