9 Bollywood Star Kids Who Could Turn into Great Heroines

These talented and charismatic youngsters are all set the take Bollywood movie industry by storm in coming years

11Aaliya Kashyap

Anurag Kashyap’s daughter Aaliyah Kashyap is growing into a perfect star material herself and is expected to make her Bollywood debut soon. Like several of the other Bollywood star kids, she too is already a sensation in the social media.

The rocker-chic babe is also close to dearest papa Anurag. They make for an adorable papa-daughter duo. Aaliyah’s Instagram account is replete with pictures that substantiate her love for traveling, dressing up and clicking herself.

Aaliyah is the daughter of Anurag Kashyap and his first wife Aarti. The couple dated for nine years and got married. Soon the couple got separated.

He later married actress Kalki Koechlin, whom he first met during the making of Dev D, at her maternal home in Ooty. In 2013, Kashyap and Kalki announced that: “they are taking time apart from their more than two-year-old marriage.”In May 2015, they were divorced at the Bandra family court in Mumbai.

10Alia Imrahim

Pooja Bedi’s daughter Aalia Ibrahim is a little fashionista. Her style is at par with any other style maven in the tinsel town. Aalia Ibrahim has got prefect looks to be an actress just like her mother Pooja. It will not be a surprise if she makes her Bollywood debut in the coming years.

Pooja Bedi’s daughter Alia was born in 1997. According to reports, she is currently she is making her mark in the fashion industry and she is set to enter on the big screen. Alia was seen in Sony International Channel’s reality show in 2011 as a contestant. In this show, she appeared with her mother as a contestant.

 

Bedi married Guetta Ebrahim Furniturewalla whom she met in 1990. She has two children, a daughter Aalia Furniturewalla born in 1997 and son Omar Ebrahim, born in 2000. Bedi and Farhan divorced in 2003. She recently broke up with TV actor Akashdeep Saigal.

9Jhanvi Kapoor

Although her mother Sridevi had been constantly denied all reports of Jhanvi Kapoor aspiring to act in films, latest reports suggest that the 19-year-old is taking up acting classes in Los Angeles, from The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute. Many other Bollywood actors including Ranbir Kapoor are alumni of this prestigious institute.

Recently,  Jhanvi was on her way back from a vacation when the shutterbugs tried to get her photos at the Mumbai airport. Rather surprisingly, the Kapoor girl got her bodyguards to stop the shutterbugs from clicking her. As per the reports, the paparazzi had to give away their cameras for a bit and only after she sat inside her car and sped away were the cameras returned to the owners.

Sridevi married Boney Kapoor, a film producer and the elder brother of actors Anil Kapoor and Sanjay Kapoor, in 1996. They have two daughters, Jhanvi and Khushi.

Jhanvi Kapoor was born on 6th March 1997.

Khushi Kapoor

Khushi Kapoor, the youngest daughter of veteran actress Sridevi and producer Bonny Kapoor, too has inherited the stunning looks of her mother. Khushi Kapoor has already garnered a huge fan following in the social media circuit will most likely make her Bollywood debut in the next few years.

Sridevi married Boney Kapoor, a film producer and the elder brother of actors Anil Kapoor and Sanjay Kapoor, in 1996. They have two daughters, Jhanvi and Khushi.

Sridevi’s daughters Khushi and Janhavi Kapoor have often been seen accompanying their mother to places and events.

Staying away from the starry world of cinema, the sisters sure know how to deal with the media glares. While Khushi has made her Instagram account public, Janhavi, on the contrary, has made it private.

Responding to online bullies Khushi posted

I post my pictures because I feel good and confident. I put out these pictures not because I want to show off or try to be anyone or anything else. I have my own sense of style and my own way to think and me putting out a picture that’s accessible to so many people is taken more of an opportunity to judge me or my looks, clothes or anything else. I put something out there because it’s something I feel good about, everyone is entitled to have their own opinion but putting someone else down because of it is not making you any better of a person. Please think twice before you decide to comment something rude or offensive, it’s not a joke. It’s sad how in this day and age where feminism is finally getting the attention it deserves, girls still feel the need to tear each other down and indulge in body shaming. I don’t care if you think my stomach pops out or if I don’t fit into your idea of beautiful, but for your own conscience please realize that having such narrow minded opinions of people makes you an ugly person inside. I truly believe everyone is beautiful in their own way, why can’t we all celebrate that and encourage each other. There is only one of you, embrace your beauty, and don’t rain on my parade when I’m confident enough to embrace mine. I hope that whatever it is that frustrates you enough to be so cruel will one day go away, because some people might actually take your snide remarks seriously, and I know from experience it can hurt. Let’s be kind to one another, love always x

7Sara Ali Khan

Sara Ali Khan is the daughter of Indian film stars Saif Ali Khan and Amrita Singh. Born to the noted Pataudi family, her other family member includes her paternal grandfather Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, the ninth Nawab of Pataudi, paternal grandmother Sharmila Tagore, maternal grandmother Rukhsana Sultana, paternal aunt Soha Ali Khan, paternal uncleKunal Khemu, and stepmother Kareena Kapoor Khan.

In addition to these, she is also related to the prominent Tagore family through her paternal grandmother and the Khan family through her mother. Sara just graduated from Columbia University (New York).

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According to the latest reports, Saif Ali Khan and Amrita Singh’s daughter Sara Ali Khan and Shahid Kapoor’s brother Ishaan Khattar are set to make their Bollywood debut together. They will be seen opposite each other in a love story that will be produced by Karan Johar. They are not looking at acting as their first and last option.

6Suhana Khan

Though Suhana Khan, daughter of Shahrukh Khan is too young to play the role of a leading lady, the odds of her making a Bollywood sometime in the next few years is very high. Suhana is studying at Dhirubhai Ambani International School, Mumbai.

Suhana turned 16 on Sunday (May 22). Shah Rukh took to Twitter to express his feeling on the day and posted a collage of photos with his kids.

Today the only negative is that my kids have grown up…now to wait till they start believing in fairy tales again…

In an interview, SRK said that he wants his children, Aryan and Suhana, to complete their education first and then have a career in showbiz.

“I am a big believer in education, so they (his kids) have to finish studying first. My son will graduate. He has finished his 12th and he will have four years of college. My daughter is in school, she has two years of school and four years of college. The minimum requirement is to graduate, said Shah Rukh.

5Trishala Dutt

Trishala was born in 1988 to Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt and his first wife Richa Sharma who died of the brain tumor on December 10, 1996. Ever since then, Trishala has been living with her aunt (mother’s sister, Enna) and her grandparents in Bayside, Queens, New York. She did her schooling from public school and completed her graduation in Law from the John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York City.

Although she has denied having any plans to join the industry, the potential as an actress is evident and it is only matter of time before she appears on the big screen.

In response to some of her father’s most memorable performances for her: “I would have to say in his movie Vaasatv; In the end how he gets his mother to shoot her own son. That scene was very emotional and strong. I’ll never forget it.” Well Trishala, I have a feeling you’re not the only one who found that scene immensely impactful! “Also in Munnabhai. The scene where he helps one of the patients to live life and be happy.”

4Navya Naveli

Navya Naveli Nanda was born in 1997 and is the third generation of Bachchan family. She is the daughter of Shweta Bachchan-Nanda and Nikhil Nanda who is also the grandson of another legend Raj Kapoor. She is the eldest grand-daughter of Bollywood Legend Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan.

Rumors are rife that both Aryan and Navya are eyeing a Bollywood career. Khan’s close friend Karan Johar has also repeatedly said that he intends to launch Aryan, although Khan himself never confirmed this.

When Amitabh Bachchan was asked about Navya‘s debut, he said: “I have no idea, I am hearing this from you.”Adding further, “I don’t think she will work in Bollywood anytime soon. She is still studying.”

3Krishna Shroff

Bollywood veteran actor Jackie Shroff”s daughter Krishna Shroff. Krishna has directed a documentary film Black Sheep that throws light on the lifestyle and issues of transgenders. She made this documentary in collaboration with her professor from her university.

When Jackie Shroff was asked about Krishna’s Bollywood debut, this was his response, “She has never spoken to me about her interest in acting ever. Rather, Tiger too had never told me that he wanted to act.” But he admits that he will be willing to accept her choices, much like he did with son Tiger. “This industry has given me everything and it has welcomed my son with open arms. So if Krishna wants to act, I would not stop her at all. I will be a rather happy person.”

2Paloma Dhillon

Veteran actress Poonam Dhillon gained fame when she was crowned Miss Young India 1978 at the age of 16. Director Yash Chopra noticed her and offered her a role in the film Trishul (1978) where she performed the song “Gapoochi Gapoochi gum gum” with co-star Sachin Pilgaonkar. Chopra then gave her the title role in Noorie (1979), which he produced. For this, Dhillon was nominated for Filmfare Award for Best Actress. Subsequently, she did about 90 films in Hindi, including Sohni Mahiwal, Red Rose, Teri Kasam, Dard, Nishana, Yeh Vada Raha, Samunder, Romance, Kasam, andSitamgar. She was often paired with Rajesh Khanna and together, they performed in Dard, Nishaan, Zamana andAwam and Red Rose, Jai Shiv Shankar. She featured in six films opposite Rajesh Khanna.

Her daughter Poonam Dhillon is now all set to take the tinsel town by storm. Paloma, 21, is currently studying in Mumbai’s Jamnabai Narsee School and her Instagram posts are filled with pictures of her holidays, party and doing yoga.

Bearing a striking resemblance to her mother Poonam, she looks completely ready to enter Bollywood.

1Akshara Haasan

Akshara Haasan was born on 12 October 1991 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu to actors Kamal Haasan and Sarika Thakur. Her father is Tamil while her mother is a half Marathi and half Rajput. Shruti Haasan is her elder sister.Akshara did her schooling years in Abacus Montessori school, Lady Andal (in Chennai, Beacon High in Mumbai and completed her schooling in Indus International School (Bangalore).

Haasan has worked as an assistant director to Rahul Dholakia on the 2010 film Society starring her mother Sarika, as well as Ram Moorthy, Uzer Khan, E. Niwas, Ruchi Narain on my many AD films in Mumbai. During her stint as an assistant director, she rejected opportunities to feature as an actress, notably turning down an offer to work in Mani Ratnam’s Kadal.

Haasan made her debut as an actress in Shamitabh opposite Dhanush, which also has Amitabh Bachchan in the lead.

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