Bollywood – the world of glamor and glitz, pomp and show, controversies and scandals is not meant for the weak. It takes guts to survive in this industry where you are constantly under the scanner and a slightest mistake on your part can give a helluva masala to the media for the next one year. There are many who tried their luck in this uber-competitive industry but failed to survive for long. Here is a list of 8 talented Bollywood actors who disappeared from the limelight and what they are upto now.
1. Rahul Roy
Rahul Roy began his acting career with the 1990 blockbuster “Aashiqui”. He won the first season of game show “Bigg Boss” and after which he was not seen in the limelight. However, some time before he was seen in the C-grade film ‘Her Story’. Recently Rahul was in the news for his personal life. There was reports that the original ‘Aashiqui’ star is dating super model Sadhna Singh, whom he met at a fashion show in Indore and admits that it was love at first sight.
2. Chandrachur Singh
There was a time when Chandrachur was favorite of millions of people but, today have forgotten. The actor who was recognized as chocolate boy is difficult to identify today. Nowadays, he become quite overweight. He made his debut from the movie ‘Tere Mere Sapne’ but, he got fame after his movie ‘Maachis’. After the success of the movie he used to get start many films. Than he appeared in several films like, Betaabi, Dil Kya Kare, Josh, Daag: The Fire, Kya Kehna.
3. Kumar Gaurav
After his big Bollywood debut in Love Story (1981), Kumar Gaurav went on to do a number of movies but couldn’t make a mark in the industry. He also did some television and dubbing roles during that time but nothing could match his character of Bunty in Love Story. He was last seen in Kaante in 2002.
4. Himanshu Malik
Himanshu Malik who made his bollywood debut from the movie Kamasutra: The Tale Of Love is difficult to recognize today. There was a time when he was considered as quite handsome. But, today he has changed significantly. He was last seen in the movie Yamla Pagla Deewana. He gained recognition in Hindi cinema with works such as Jungle, Tum Bin, Khwahish and Rog.