Himachal Pradesh is famous for its hill stations and beautiful valleys. Little you know that more than 90 percent of the state population lives in the rural area and Tourism is one of the most important constituents of the state economy.
For your information, Himachal Pradesh is the least corrupt state in India.
However, this list is not about the goodness of Himachal Pradesh at all.
Here, we have sorted down some of the most brilliant personalities from the entertainment industry who hails from Himachal Pradesh.
These celebs have influenced many people who want to be part of the entertainment industry.
1. Yami Gautam
Yami Gautam is a famous Bollywood actress who transitioned from the TV industry. Yami rose to fame after her Fair & Lovely commercials.
She featured in TV shows Yeh Pyar Na Hoga Kam and Chand Ke Paar Chalo.
She made a sensational Bollywood debut opposite Ayushmann Khurrana in Vicky Donor. Yami is from Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh.
2. Rubina Dilaik
Rubina Dilaik is a famous TV actress who rose to fame after playing the character of Radhika in the TV series Choti Bahu and later Soumya Singh in the TV series Shakti – Astitva Ke Ehsaas Ki.
The 33 years old actress is from Shimla, Himachal Pradesh.
3. Kangana Ranaut
Kangana Ranaut has made a name for herself in the industry with her acting skills and screen presence.
Even though she is criticized for being vocal about the industry, we cannot overshadow the talent of the actress due to which she is one of the most sought actresses in the industry.
She has won many awards for her performances and also featured 6 times in the top 100 Indian celebrity list issued by Forbes.
4. Siddharth Chauhan
Siddharth Chauhan has impressed everyone with his film directing skills. He is an independent filmmaker from Shimla, Himachal Pradesh.
The director was awarded as the ‘Youth Achiever’ award in August 2014 by the Hindustan Times Group.
Another information that may shock you is that he didn’t get any professional training in direction.
5. Ravi Bhatia
Ravi Bhatia is a popular TV actor best known for playing the character of Salim in the Zee TV’s period drama Jodha Akbar.
Ravi is from Rewalsar Mandi, Himachal Pradesh. He did his early schooling from JNV Mandi.
His younger brother Yash Bhatia is also considered as a most sought model.
6. Mohit Chauhan
Mohit Chauhan is a famous playback singer known for his melodious voice in Bollywood movies.
Mohit started his singing career with the Silk Route band. Mohit rose to fame after singing the song in Rang De Basanti and later in Jab We Met.
7. Shriya Sharma
Shriya Sharma is a model turned actress. She has mainly worked in Telugu movies.
However, she is best known for playing the character of Sneha Bajaj in the serial Kasauti Zindagi Kay.
8. Prem Chopra
Prem Chopra is a famous Bollywood actor best known for playing negative roles in movies.
He has worked in more than 380 films in his long 60 years of an acting career.
He made a successful pair with Rajesh Khanna as they worked together in 19 movies and all the movies were appreciated by fans and critics.
9. Preity Zinta
Preity Zinta is a famous Bollywood actress and entrepreneur. She made her acting debut opposite Shah Rukh Khan in the movie Dil Se which was released in 1998.
She has impressed fans as well as critics with her movie choices that include Kya Kehna, Veer Zara, Kal Ho Naa Ho, and many more.
10. Anupam Kher
Anupam Kher is a veteran actor and the former Chairman of the Film and Television Institute of India.
He has won many awards for his contribution to Indian cinema. Anupam Kher has been featured in more than 500 movies in his long acting career.
Anupam Kher is from Shimla, Himachal Pradesh.
11. Shivya Pathania
Shivya Pathania is a model turned actress who has been working in the TV industry.
She was last seen in the TV series Ram Siya Ke Luv Kush that aired on Colors TV.
It is rumored that the actress is in a serious relationship with Kinshuk Vaidya whom she met on the sets of ‘Ek Rishta Saajhedari Ka’.
The couple has been dating each other for the last two years.
12. Priya Rajvansh
Priya Rajvansh is an actress who is best known for her performance in movies like Hanste Zakhm and Heer Raanjha.
She has done only 7 movies in her career and all of them were a big hit at the box office.