Hyderabad started from being a city of pearls and has been famous over the years not only for its lip-smacking biryanis but also for IT and biotechnologies.
The palace also includes some of the major tourist attractions like Char Minar, Ramoji Film city, the fort of Golconda, Mecca Masjid, bazaars, and various others.
While the city is full of beautiful places and is worth giving a visit, various Bollywood Celebs hail from the city of lip-smacking biryani. So let’s have a look at some Tinseltown stars that hail from the beautiful city of Hyderabad:
An Indian model and an actress, Sherlyn Chopra was the first Indian model who posed for a playboy magazine. She was even a part of the Indian reality show, Bigg Boss season 3.
Born to a Muslim mother and a Christian father, Sherlyn hails from Secunderabad and was even crowned as “Miss Andhra” in the year 1999.
The Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi marked his return to the industry by appearing in the sports drama web series, Inside Edge. He has been a prominent face of the Bollywood industry and has delivered various hits in his entire career including movies like Saathiya, Company, Shootout at Lokhandwala, etc.
Though we know enough about the various controversies and love affairs of the actor, the minor basic details about the actor remain unknown to many.
His first name is short for Vivekananda, which is based upon the name of a Hindu monk Swami Vivekananda and dropped half of his name for entering the glam industry since he didn’t find it suitable to be seen romancing and dancing on screen with the name of the monk. Born to the classic actor and politician, Suresh Oberoi, Vivek hails from the city of Hyderabad.
Another classic actress of Bollywood, Sharmila Tagore also happens to be a beauty from Hyderabad.
Aditi Rao Hydari
The beautiful actress Aditi Rao Hydari has won over the hearts of millions with her mesmerizing looks and alluring persona. This beauty has been a part of various Bollywood hits like Rockstar, Murder 3, Wazir, etc.
Born and brought up in Hyderabad, the actress was born to classical singer mother, Vidya Rao, and Ehsaan Hydari, her parents separated when she was only 2 years old. Because of this, the actress spent her entire childhood switching between New Delhi and Hyderabad.
The cult classic, Baahubali famed actor, Rana Daggubati is also a producer, entrepreneur, and a television personality whose character of Bhallaladeva in the movie made him a star overnight. The actor recently made headlines for getting married to the founder of Dew Drop Design Studio, Mihika Bajaj.
Though he was born in Madras, he happens to live with his family in Hyderabad and has been brought up in Hyderabad itself. Right from schooling to college, the actor studied in Hyderabad.
The reality Tv performer and actress, Payal Rohatgi became a part of the Indian reality show, Bigg Boss in 2008. The actress happens to be a computer engineer and was born in Hyderabad.
The former miss universe, and successful actress, Sushmita Sen has been one of the most prominent actresses of the industry. Her mesmerizing beauty and acting skills have bagged her a million fans worldwide.
She has been a part of various Bollywood blockbusters including movies like Main Hoon Na, Biwi No.1, Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya? etc. Born into a Bengali family, the actress hails from the city of Hyderabad.
Another prominent actress of the Bollywood industry who has been a part of Bollywood since 1985, happens to be Tabu. Born into a Hyderabadi Muslim family, to Rizwana and Jamal Ali Hashmi, she moved to Mumbai in 1983.
An actress, social worker, producer, and model, Dia mirza shot to prominence after her work in her debut film, Rehnaa Hai Terre Dil Mein in 2001.
Though she was not able to bag much fame and popularity amongst the Indian audiences, she was a part of various Bollywood movies. Born to a German father and a Bengali mother, she was born in the city of Hyderabad.
Farah Naaz Hashmi
Popularly known by the name of Farah, the veteran actress of Bollywood happens to be the elder sister of Tabu. Known for her work in the movie Naseeb Apna Apna, the actress was popular in the mid-1980s. Being a sister of Tabu it comes as a common fact that she also hails from Hyderabad.
The former actress, Keerthi reddy was born in Bengaluru however, her roots fall from the city of Hyderabad as her grandfather, Keshpally Ganga Reddy was an ex-member of the Parliament from Nizamabad in Telangana.