While there are many people who aspire to be the part of Cinema Industry and adopt all the possible means to make their place in Bollywood. But at the same time there are some prosperous actors and actresses who gave up their Name, Fame of Limelight and chose different paths in their Lives and are really enjoying it.
Let’s have a look at some of these stars who abandoned their successful career of showbiz industry and embraced different routes
1) Zaira Waseem
Quitting of this actress from Bollywood startled many people. Zaira Waseem made debut from the Hit movie “Dangal” and attained much fame from the movie “Secret Superstar”. She left this industry owing to the religious reasons, she wrote a long post on facebook saying this industry is not suited for her as she couldn’t connect to her religion which dissatisfies her soul. She left movies in 2019 at the very young age of 18.She was from Kashmir.
2) Dino Morea
Raaz fame Actor Dino Morea started his career as a model and made debut from the movie Pyaar main kabhi kabhi, also seen in many other films like Gunaah, Aap Ki Khatir, etc. But subsequently his some of the films couldn’t do well in the box office affecting his career.Now he runs his own restaurant named Crepe Station café in Mumbai.
3) Rahul Khanna
This Sophisticated actor though not seen in many films but made many fans because of his refined look, he made his debut from the movie Earth by Deepa Mehta and known for his small roles in Wake up Sid, Love aaj Kal. He also hosted many award shows and became VJ too. He is the son of legendary actor Vinod Khanna and brother of Akshay Khanna. Rahul Khanna is now living in America and though not so active in Bollywood he still gains much attention of his fans through social media.
4) Mayuri Kango
This 90s actress made debut from the movie Naseem which was an art film and then made entry in Commercial films from the movie Papa Kehte hai directed by Mahesh bhatt but it failed to fulfilled the expectations , but the song of the movie “Ghar se Niklte hi is still famous”. She also worked in films like Betaabi, Hogi Pyaar ki jeet but left her acting career in 2003 and married an NRI. Later she moved to New York and attained MBA degree . Currently she is working for Google India as Industry Head.
5) Tina Ambani( Tina Munim)
This gorgeous actress was the part of many hit films in 70s and 80s, she also represented India at the Miss Teenage International contest in 1975 before appearing in movies. But after marrying Anil Ambani , chairman of Reliance group in 1991, she disappeared from movies.Currently she is the chairperson of Kokilaben Dhirubai Ambani Hospital in Mumbai.
6) Rahul Roy
Known for the movies like Aashiqui and Junoon in 90s, this stunning actor suddenly disappeared from the B town as he got married ( to Rajlaxmi Khanvilkar, fashion model) and moved Australia, he said difficult to fulfill family responsibilities and being active in films at the same time. And secondly he revealed he was not getting much solid roles, he was doing the same roles which became quite monotonous for him. Rahul Roy was the winner of Bigg boss season 1 and also produced the film Elaan in 2011.
7) Twinkle Khanna
Twinkle Khanna did many films like Barsaat, International Khiladi, Badshaah, she even refused Karan Johar’s most demanding film Kuch kuch hota hai. After marrying Khiladi Akshay Kumar she said bye bye to acting and became a famous Interior designer, author and runs a production house.
8) Kumar Gaurav
Kumar Gaurav made debut from the movie Love story in the year 1981 and then seen in films like Kaante, janam, etc.He is the son of eminent actor Rajendra Kumar and brother in law of Sanjay Dutt. Now he is a successful businessman and owns a travel company in Maldives.
9) Anu Agarwal
She is known for her outstanding performance for her role in Aashiqui, but in 1999 she faced the catastrophic accident as her car crashed, then she was in coma for 29 days after coming out of coma she suffered memory loss for sometime and even her half body paralyzed, she was unable to walk, but now with her efforts and yoga she is fully recovered. Now she is powerlifter and consistenly practices Yoga.
10) Namrata Shirodkar
Former Femina Miss India and popular for the films Kache Dhaage, Vaastav, this charming actress left acting after he got married to South superstar Mahesh Babu.
11) Uday Chopra
This actor belongs to the high-profile family of Bollywood. Son of Yash raj and brother of Aditya Chopra, he tried his hand in acting and was the part of movies Mohabbatein, Mere Yaar ki shaadi hai, etc. He also worked as an assistant director to his brother and fathe. He also came into news for being in depression but now he is fine. Now he is the CEO of YRF entertaintment and owns Yomics which creates comics about famous Yash raj films.
12) Gracy Singh
Gracy Singh did big banner films like Lagaan, Munna Bhai MBBS, and many television shows too and was a promising actress too. But this humble actress wanted to work in her own terms, she left Bollywood as she also was not comfortable with doing romantic scenes. Now she is a member of Brahma Kumaris and giving time to her spiritual interests.
13) Asin Thottukamal
Asin did the good films with big stars of Box office be it Ghajini with Amir Khan, Housefull2 with Akshay Kumar or ready with Salman Khan but distanced herself from silver screen after marrying Businessman Rahul Sharma who is the co founder of Micromax