Before they were famous, Bollywood’s A-list stars had to audition for their breakout roles. Here are 8 early tapes that show why these unknown actors became household names. Take a look here:
This audition tape of Today’s superstar Salman Khan from the time of his debut film, “Maine Pyaar Kiya” and can you believe he failed his first audition for “Maine Pyar Kiya” in December 1987. Salman is looking so handsome and young in this video.
2. Anushka Sharma
During promoting the film “PK”, Anushka Sharma revealed her own little secret to Raju Hirani and Aamir Khan by showing them her audition tape for a role in “3 Idiots’ which later went to Kareena Kapoor.
3. Alia Bhatt
We often think that the star kids hardly have to put in any effort in entering Bollywood. But this audition tape of Alia Bhatt, posted by Dharma Films on Alia Bhatt’s birthday, will change your thoughts! Like any other newcomer, Alia did give an audition for the role in Karan Johar’s ‘Student of the Year‘. Don’t believe us? Watch it here!
4. Omi Vaidya
Do you know that Chatur was never a planned character in the movie “3 Idiots”? Oh yes. Raju Hirani was actually auditioning for Sharman Joshi’s role but destiny had some different plans. People who were auditioning found Omi Vaidya so unique that they spontaneously sketched out the character of ‘Chatur’ which later went on to become one of the most famous characters from the blockbuster film.