9 Celebrity Kids Making A New Generation Of Indian Cinema

Niyati Jaiswal
Jul 13, 2019   •  10 views

1. Alia Bhatt

Alia Bhatt is the youngest daughter of acclaimed film director Mahesh Bhatt, and half sister of Pooja Bhatt. She was born in 1993 and attended Welham Girls' School and Jamnabai Narsee School, where she graduated from in 2011. Although her first movie was playing the role of a young Preity Zinta in Sangharsh, her official Bollywood debut was with Karan Johar's Student Of The Year in 2012, which did quite well commercially. She won more critical acclaim for her next film Highway, and is scene as one of the best upcoming debutant actors.

2. Ananya Pandey

Ananya was born on 30th October 1998 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. She is the daughter of famous comedian Actor Chunky Pandeyand Bhavna Pandey. She completed her schooling from Dhirubhai Ambani International School, Mumbai. And after that, she completed her graduation from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles.She is set to debut in Student Of The Year 2. Student of the Year 2 is an upcoming Indian film directed by Punit Malhotra. The film is Produced by Karan Johar, and Apoorva Mehta under the banner of Dharma Productions.

3. Arjun Kapoor

Young, energetic Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor is the latest on the block who is giving existing actors run for their money. Born on June 26, 1985 the actor is the son of famous Bollywood filmmaker Boney Kapoor. His father married actress Sridevi in 1996, but Arjun lived with his with mother Mona Shourie Kapoor. After splitting from Boney, Mona continued to live with her in-laws for 10 years. She lived there with her two children until her death on March 25, 2012. Irrespective of tough life, the actor made a mark in the industry with his debut film Ishaqzaade (2012). He carries the rough-rugged look very well. He then appeared in Aurangzeb (2013) and Gunday (2014). Not many know, that Arjun's first stint in the film industry was as an assistant director for Kal Ho Naa Ho in 2003. He was also an assistant director for Salaam-E-Ishq (2007).

4. Shahid Kapoor

Shahid made his acting debut in Ishq Vishk in the year 2003 and won a Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut for his performance. Before starting off his career as an actor, Shahid worked in several music videos and ads.

Shahid Kapoor, son of veteran actor Pankaj Kapoor and Neelima Azeem, was born on 25 February 1981.

Shahid saw success with films like Vivah, Jab We Met, and Kaminey. He was nominated in the Best Actor category by Filmfare for his films Jab We Met and Kaminey.

His performance as Charlie and Guddu in Kaminey was critically acclaimed.

Shahid started dating Kareena Kapoor during the making of Fida. They separated during the filming of Jab We Met. Since then, the actor has been linked to many actresses like Priyanka Chopra, Vidya Balan, and Amrita Rao.

5. Janhvi Kapoor

Daughter of Sridevi and Boney Kapoor, Janhvi had amassed a huge number of followers even before talks of her Bollywood debut surfaced. She is a millennial who continued to rule hearts of fans with her impromptu dubsmash videos, Instagram updates and appearances with mother Sridevi. Jahnvi Kapoor might just be entering Bollywood with Dhadak, but she rose to stardom pretty early as a star kid.

6. Sara Ali Khan

Sara Ali Khan was born on 12 August 1995 in Mumbai to Saif Ali Khan, son of Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi and Sharmila Tagore, and Amrita Singh; both actors of the Hindi film industry. A member of the Pataudi family, she is also the maternal granddaughter of Rukhsana Sultana and Shivinder Singh Virk. She has a younger brother, Ibrahim Ali Khan. Her half-brother, Taimur Ali Khan, is Saif's son from his second marriage to Kareena Kapoor. Khan is of predominantly Bengali and Pathan descent on her father's side, and of Punjabi descent on her mother's side.

7. Varun Dhawan

Varun Dhawan born on 24 April 1987 isOne of the country's highest-paid celebrities, he has featured in Forbes India's Celebrity 100 list since 2014. The first eleven films in which he starred were commercially successful, establishing Dhawan in Hindi cinema.

Recently seen in the film Kalank.

8. Sonakshi Sinha

Sonakshi Sinha is the daughter of actors Shatrughan Sinha and Poonam Sinha. After working as a costume designer early in her career, Sinha made her debut in the award-winning drama action film Dabangg (2010), including the Filmfare Award for Best Female Achievement. Sinha was born on June 2, 1987 in Mumbai in a family of Bihari Kayastha on her father’s side and Sindhi on her mother’s side. His father, Shatrughan Sinha, and his mother Poonam Sinha (nee Chandiramani) are actors in Hindi cinema. His father is now a political member of the Bharatiya Janata Party. She is the youngest of three children, her two older brothers, Luv Sinha and Kush Sinha, are twins. She studied at Arya Vidya Mandir and then graduated in Fashion Design at the Premlila Vithaldas Polytechnic University of Shreemati Nathibai Women’s University Damodar Thackersey. Recently seen in the film Kalank.

9. Tiger Shroff

Tiger Shroff was born on March 2, 1990 in Mumbai, India as Jai Hemant Shroff. He is an actor, known for Hero panti (2014), A Flying Jatt (2016) and Bagghi (2016). Recently Scene in the film Student of The Year 2.