It’s not that easy to land up a film and step in Bollywood. A lot of our Bollywood stars had to go through a lot of hard work and struggle. Landing up a career in Bollywood back then was a lengthy process, aspiring actors and actresses started with modeling and found they way to the top; while some made it, some couldn’t.
Before debuting in Bollywood, our stars were see in TV advertisements or gracing ramp at fashion shows but do you know that some of today’s biggest celebrities featured in music videos even before starring in Bollywood films and making it big in the industry? No? Well, back then music videos were very trendy and albums songs sold like fire. Some of these Bollywood stars actually caught their major film in Bollywood because of their appearance in the music video. Here’s the list of top 10 Bollywood Stars Who Appeared In Music Videos Before Films!Deepika Padukone
Who would have thought that Deepika Padukone didn’t actually start her career in Bollywood next to Shah Rukh Khan but in fact she stepped in the industry with a music video by Himesh Reshammiya? Well yes, before films, Deepika appeared in Himesh’s ‘Naam Hai Tera’ song’s music video.Shahid Kapoor
This doesn’t actually come as a surprise, given the fact that Shahid was a fabulous dancer before he even became an actor. Shahid first appeared in ‘Aankhon Mein’ music video by Aryans. In the music video, Shahid was seen as a teenager totally in love with a girl.Bipasha Basu
Bollywood’s one of the hottest, Bipasha Basu also first appeared in a music video before a film. We saw Bipasha in a dreamy avatar in Sonu Nigam’s ‘Kab Ye Janegi’ music video. The actress looked desirable and stunning in her red hot avatar in the video.Maliaka Arora Khan
The ‘Chaiyya Chaiyya’ star first appeared in music video of ‘Gur Naal Ishq Mitha’. In the music video of this song, we saw Maliaka Arora Khan going “Desi” from “Videshi” as she attended her friend’s wedding ceremony.John Abraham
Before John stepped into Bollywood, the star featured in a music video for singer Pankaj Udhas. In song ‘Chupke Chupke’, we saw John in his biker avatar, trying to woe his dream girl. Just like in films, even in music video we saw John wining a girl’s heart with the help of his bike!Vidya Balan
Paa actress Vidya Balan also appeared in music video before films. The actress featured in Euphoria Gull’s ‘Kabhi Aana Tu Meri Gali’. The actress stunned everyone with her charm in the music video and caught audiences major attention.Milind Soman
Bollywood’s heartthrob Milind Soman absolutely charmed Alisha Chinai in her music video ‘Made In India’ with his drop-dead gorgeous handsome look and his perfectly toned physique. The moment the song came out, it became an instant hit.Ayesha Takia
A lot of you might have heard this song or danced to it at some or other point and so did Bollywood actress Ayesha Takia, who basically featured in the music video of Falguni Pathak’s ‘Meri Chunar Udd Udd Jaye’ song.Dia Mirza
Before marking her debut in Bollywood with Rehna Hai Tere Dil Mein, we saw Dia Mirza in Asha Bhosle’s song ‘Na Marte Hum’ alongside Ashish Chaudhary. Dia looked beautiful as ever in the music video and charmed everyone with her adorable personality.Celina Jaitley
Bollywood actress Celina Jaitley appeared in remix song by Bombay Viking called ‘Nazro Se Keh Do’ and surely she stole all the major attention with her hot moves. Dressed in hot pink, Celina rose to fame with this song.