The arrival of ‘Star Kids’ in Bollywood is nothing new. The last few decades have seen star kids debut on the big screen. Every year one or another star child makes his debut in Bollywood. Some of them are successful, others are lost from the Bollywood industry after 1-2 films. But for the last few years, the arrival of ‘Star Kids’ in Bollywood has not been liked at all by the fans.
However, many feel that it is not right for parents of Bollywood star children to make a career in the industry. There are many Bollywood stars whose children have made a very successful life and career in any other field away from the film world. The topic is about the children of Bollywood villains who have made careers in other fields without following in the footsteps of their parents.
1. Seemab Khan
Seemab Khan is the son of veteran Bollywood actor Amjad Khan. Seemab wanted to create a different identity in the world of cricket. He is a club cricketer. The late actor Amjad Khan is still known as ‘Gabbar Singh’. Speaking of Amjad Khan’s personal life, he has 3 children Shadab Khan, Seemab Khan (son) and Ahlam Khan (daughter). The eldest son Shadab has acted in many Bollywood films.
2. Sunil Sikand
‘Sunil Sikand’ is the son of famous Bollywood villain ‘Pran Sikande’. Sunil is a famous commercial filmmaker and Bollywood film director. Instead of acting like his father, Sunil set foot in the field of management. He is one of the top advertising filmmakers in India today. Sunil has so far successfully advertised with many top stars including Alia Bhatt, Shraddha Kapoor, Akshay Kumar, Shah Rukh Khan. Pran has two more children Arvind Sikand and Pinky Sikand.
3. Namrata Puri
Namrata Puri is the daughter of Amrish Puri, a very powerful actor in the Bollywood industry. He is a software engineer by profession. ‘Mogambo Khush Hua’ fans still prefer the name ‘Mogambo’ to Amrish Puri. Amrish Puri has two children, Namrata Puri and Rajiv Puri. Without following in his father’s footsteps, his two children have left their mark in various fields. Rajiv Puri, son of Amrish Puri, is a businessman.
4. Rakita Chopra
Rakita Chopra is the daughter of Bollywood’s villain ‘Prem Chopra’. Rakita is a famous writer by profession. In 2014, Rakita published her father Prem Chopra’s biography ‘Prem Naam Hai Mera Prem Chopra’. 3 daughters of Prem Chopra. Prerna Chopra, Rakita Chopra and Punita Chopra. Among them, Prerna Chopra is married to Bollywood actor Sharman Joshi. And Punita Chopra was married to TV and Bollywood actor Bikash Bhalla.
5. Divyanka bedi
‘Divyanka Bedi’ is the daughter of Bollywood villain Debanka Bedi alias Ranjit. Divyanka is a famous fashion designer by profession. Ranjit, who has snatched the respect of women in more than one and a half hundred characters in Bollywood films, is not like that in real life. Ranjit has a son named Jiva Bedi. Where Jivao wants to be a Bollywood actor like his father.
. Sanjoy Grover
Bollywood’s ‘Badman’ Gulshan Grover’s son ‘Sanjay Grover’. Sanjay is directing movies in Hollywood without being a Bollywood actor like his father. He has worked as an assistant director in many Hollywood films. He is also a producer. Sanjay is now set to set foot in Bollywood too, he is thinking of directing a Bollywood film soon.
. Pema Denzongpa
Pema Denzampa is the daughter of Danny Denzampa, the number one villain of the 80’s and 90’s. Pema is an entrepreneur (business woman) by profession. He is a director of Danny’s Wine Company, Yuksom Breweries. Also, Danny’s son named Rinjing Denzampa, Rinjing made his Bollywood debut in 2021 with ‘Squad’.
. Manjari Makijany
Manjari Makjani is the daughter of 80’s villain ‘Mac Mohan’. Manjari is a filmmaker by profession. Manjari chose to direct movies instead of acting like her father. She has also directed a film called ‘Skater Girl’. He has also acted as an assistant director in ‘Wake Up Seed’ and ‘Sat Khun Maaf’.