The spotlight of the entertainment industry attracts everyone irrespective of age.
This is the reason that we have seen many actors making their film debut in their 40s and 50s while some actors joined the industry before reaching the two-digit age number.
Here, we are going to talk about some very popular child artists. These actors were loved by critics as well as fans for their performances in the movies.
1. Jhanak Shukla
Remember the cute robot from the show ‘Karishma Ka Karishma’? Jhanak has been part of some famous movies and TV series as a child artist.
The actress is the daughter of famous actress Supriya Shukla. Jhanak played the Preity’s younger sister in the blockbuster movie Kal Ho Na Ho. The actress is now 19 years old and pursuing graduation in Mumbai.
2. Ankita Jhaveri
Ankita Jhaveri rose to fame after the success of the tele-ad of Rasna drinking powder.
The actress is one of the popular names in the South Indian film industry. She featured in many Tamil, Kannada, and Telugu films. Little do you know that the actress has also worked in an international short film titled Waiting alongside Aalok Mehta.
3. Hansika Motwani
Hansika’s transformation shocked everyone when he made her debut as an actress in the movies.
Hansika is pretty popular in the industry for playing Hrithik Roshan’s friend in the movie ‘Koi… Mil Gaya’ and later the character of a rape survivor in the movie ‘Jaago’. In 2007, Hansika played the female lead in the movie Aap Ka Surroor.
4. Sana Saeed
Sana Saeed won everyone’s heart with her portrayal of adorable Anjali in the movie ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’.
The actress returned to the industry again and played the character of Tanya Israni in the movie ‘Student Of The Year’. The actress didn’t get many offers in the industry and shifted to TV serials and featured in shows like ‘Lo Ho Gayi Pooja Iss Ghar Ki’, and ‘Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na’.
5. Ahsaas Channa
Hard to believe but Ahsaas Channa has worked in many movies as a male child actor.
She played the son of SRK and Preity in the movie Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna. She featured in many movies like Vaastu Shastra and My Friend Ganesha.Ahsaas has worked in many TV shows that include Gumrah, Devon Ke Dev… Mahadev, Webbed, and Fanaah. She is now a digital star with many web series and YouTube videos.
6. Jibraan Khan
Jibraan played the kid Krish Raichand in the movie Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham.
The actor is now grown up and transformed himself completely. 22-years-old Jibraan took the professional training of martial arts, horse riding, and Kathak dance form.
It is speculated that he is about to make his debut in the industry.
7. Ayesha Kapur
Ayesha Kapur impressed everyone with her stellar performance in the movie Black.
Ayesha was only 11 years old and she delivered most of her scenes with Amitabh Bachchan. Critics have praised her performance and said that she has a promising career in the industry. Ayesha has also given a praiseworthy performance in the movie Sikander.
8. Kavish Majmudar
Kavish played Ladoo in the movie Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham.
He took a long break but featured again in the movies titled Main Tera Hero and Gori Tere Pyaar Mein. Kavish was one of the star child actors. However, he has to work hard to be part of the industry again.
9. Kinshuk Vaidya
Kinshuk Vaidya was the star performer with the show Shaka Laka Boom Boom.
Surely, the boy with the magic pencil went through a magical transformation. The actor has come a long way and ready to face the camera again. Kinshuk has a huge fan following on his social handles.
10. Pooja Ruparel
Pooja Ruparel played the Rajeshwari aka Chutki in the blockbuster movie ‘Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge’.
She delivered an astonishing performance as Munna in the movie King Uncle alongside Shah Rukh Khan and Jackie Shroff. Pooja was in the limelight a few years ago with the TV show 24, and her appearance in the comedy show to celebrate the DDLJ reunion.
11. Harshali Malhotra
Harshali Malhotra is getting everyone’s attention with her social media uploads.
She played the character of Munni in Salman Khan’s Bajrangi Bhaijaan. In her recently uploaded pics, she looks completely different from what image of her we have in our minds.
What do you think about these child actors? Did their transformation shock you and make you feel old?