From Khans to Kapoors, Bollywood has a long history of generations of stars ruling the silver screen, and with Bachchan or Kapoor added to your name it is hard to remain untouched by Bollywood’s glam and glitter. Continuing the legacy of their parents’ success we have a list of star kids with upcoming debuts in the industry.
- Janhvi Kapoor:
Janhvi Kapoor, the eldest daughter of late diva Sreedevi and Boni Kapoor is certainly talk of the town nowadays with her upcoming debut in romantic drama ‘Dhadak’ set to release in July. With the beauty inherited from her mother and the popularity and admiration she has already garnered from social media has made audiences really curious about her first Bollywood movie.
- Ishaan Khatter:
Ishaan has already earned a name for himself in the industry with his acting skills in Majid Majidi’s ‘Beyond the Clouds’, but he is yet to enter into mainstream Bollywood. The actor is half-brother to famous actor Shahid Kapoor and has worked in his brother’s hit ‘Udtaa Punjab’ as assistant director. He’ll be appearing as male lead this time in ‘Dhadak’ opposite to Janhvi Kapoor.
- Sara Ali Khan:
Another star-kid taking up Bollywood by storm is Sara Ali Khan. The daughter of Amrita Singh and Saif Ali Khan is debuting opposite Sushant Singh Rajput in movie ‘Kedarnath’ which is directed by the acclaimed director Abhishek Kapoor. Sara’s acting career already seems on a roll as she has signed another movie ‘Simmba’ immediately after wrapping up her debut movie. In her next project, she’ll be working along Ranvir Singh and director Rohit Shetty.
- Ananya Pandey:
Daughter of 90’s famous comic actor Chunky Pandey, Ananya Pandey is set to make her entrance in the bollywood scenario with the sequel of Karan Johar’s famous romantic hit ‘Student of the year’. She stars opposite to Tiger Shroff and Tara Sutaria. The actress has already gained a fan base owing to her social media. The young actress has previously graced the covers of magazines. Her debut movie will be premiering on screen in November.
- Utkarsh Sharma:
Anil Sharma, who has directed blockbusters such as ‘Gadar’ and ‘Ab Tumhare Tavale Vatan Sathiyon’ is all set to launch his son into Bollywood with his upcoming movie ‘Genius’. Utkarsh has worked as child artist previously and is well known for his role ‘Jeete’ as Sunny Deol’s son. He previously took a break from Bollywood to complete his education and is returning to the silver screen in August.
- Karan Deol:
Speaking of Sunny Deol’s real-life son, his real-life son Karan Deol is debuting under his grandfather’s banner in a movie titled ‘Pal Pal Dil Ke Pass’, which is also directed by his father. The movie is set to release in 2018.
He marks the entry of third generation of the Deol family in Bollywood.
- Ahan Shetty:
Ahan, son of Sunil Shetty will also make his entrance into the industry under the mentorship of Sajid Nadiadwala. The actor will be following the footsteps of his elder sister Athiya Shetty. It is rumored that the actor has signed a 4-film deal with Sajid Nadiadwala’s company. Although no details about the movie are known yet, except that the debut will be supported by superstar Salman Khan who also mentored his sister.
- Aadar Jain:
Any star-kids list is incomplete without the mention of someone from the Kapoor family. Last on this list is Aadar Jain, brother of Arman Jain and cousin to Ranbeer and Karina Kapoor. This grandkid of late Raj Kapoor is all set to continue his family’s legacy in the acting arena. He has already debuted in a feature film named ‘Qaidi Band’. His Bollywood debut is since awaited by his fans.