The concept of reality shows is pretty much clear to all of us, Right!?? While the reality shows have gained immense popularity and are one of the shows that we always love to watch, it’s still a mystery whether the events happening in the show are real or just a series of made-up events like any other serial. A reality show is one where the normal behavior and talents of people are portrayed on a television platform.
While some ordinary people managed to gain immense popularity through these shows, there were some who despite winning the show, soon vanished into oblivion. But today, in this article, we are ongoing unveiling some of the established stars of today’s time whom you might not know were rejected during the audition of a reality show.
Also, even after being rejected by these shows, these stars did not give up and emerged to be one of the greatest stars of Bollywood with their hard work and dedication. Let’s have a look:
In the movie Dangal famed actress, Sanya Malhotra is considered one of the talented actresses of Bollywood who rose like a phoenix in the industry.
After being a part of a critically acclaimed movie Dangal, opposite Aamir Khan, the actress had never looked back and went on to feature in various other hit blockbusters of Bollywood.
While we already know about the exceptional acting skills that the actress aces in, it comes as a surprise that the actress is a great dancer as well.
Before stepping into the industry as an actress, Sanya was previously seen in the audition of the reality show Dance India Dance where she got rejected.
The actress could not become a part of the show since her “backstory was not strong enough” to make her be a part of the show. However, this didn’t let the actress bow down and she continued to stay in Mumbai.
Rajkummar Rao Yadav is a name that is not confined to an introduction today !! He is an Indian actor who throughout his film career, has become one of the most promising new actors in India, and has received a National Film Award and a Filmfare Award.
His unbelievable acting skills and work in various acclaimed movies like Stree, Queen, CityLights, Trapped, Newton, etc. have him one of the favorite actors amongst fans.
While the actor is known to ace and gets into the skin of any character he plays, it is quite astounding to know that he also aspired to become a great dancer. The actor came up for the audition in the reality show, Boogie Woogie at the tender age of 16 years, however got rejected.
This rejection made the actor clear outlines for his career and who would have ever thought that this 16-year-old boy after being rejected for a show would one day reach the heights.
The famous comedian of Indian television, Kapil Sharma, shot to fame overnight after winning the comedy reality television show The Great Indian Laughter Challenge in 2007 and has been entertaining us since then.
Apart from this, he even went on to win Sony’s TV show, Comedy Circus consecutively six times. He had not been entertaining us on small screens only but had also made us laugh with his work in movies like Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon and Firangi.
While we already know about the history and present of the comedian, you might have discovered the passion of Kapil in singing from his shows. Right!?? Kapil apart from being a great actor and comedian aspired to become a singer for which he tried his hands at giving the audition at Indian Idol.
However, he could not make it further and was rejected in the audition itself. Just imagine what it would be like to see him as a singer rather than hosting comedy shows!! Well, it’s truly said,” some things happen for a good reason”.
Now, who doesn’t have a crush on him!! Right? His cute dimples and sizzling looks have certainly made many girls go weak in the knees. This heart-throbbing actor has been well known to be a part of most of the hit movies. If a movie has Ayushmann in it, then it certainly has to be a hit for sure!
The proof of this is the work in his recent Bollywood hits, Article 15, Badhaai Ho, Bareilly Ki Barfi, Bala, and so on had made him one of the best actors of Bollywood. He even surprised us by being the “Dream Girl” of the industry in the movie Dreamgirl. The actor hails from Chandigarh and bagged fame after winning the hit reality show Roadies in 2004.
However, the actor at the initial stages of his career appeared in the reality show Cinestar’s Ki Khoj in 2003 and was evicted in the auditions itself.
Being asked about the same, the actor replied that wasn’t ready for the camera and a big platform due to which he did not get disappointed in being evicted from the show.
The famous twin Jodi of Bollywood, Raghu Rajiv have been well known for their charismatic personality and dashing persona. The Indian television producer and actor, Raghu Ram’s journey has been well versed by the audience.
He started his career in MTV India supervising shows like MTV Love Line. Later he launched a web series titled Aisha My Virtual Girlfriend and the reality show Dropout Pvt Ltd.
However, before hitting fame, the actor tried his hands at singing and even engaged in auditions for the show Indian Idol Season 1 in the year 2004 and got rejected due to his inefficient singing ability.
However, the actor didn’t give up and still believed in himself which ultimately led him to win the Best Singer Award at the Gima Awards 2012 for his song Manmani.
If you’re not aware of the tremendous hardships and journey of the actor, he had also written an autobiography named ‘My Roadies Journey’ which depicted various phases of his life.