Undoubtedly our Bollywood Stars are multi-talented and they have shown this talent not only in movies but in running their businesses as well. Their proficiency can be seen in their enterprises, worthwhile investments and their high profits. These stars have secured their future by running such businesses.
We all are aware of the uncertainties of glamour industry but by being involved in other such entrepreneurial activities these Bollywood stars give permanency to their career. Today we will talk about such celebs that are successful as business persons also.
1) Shahrukh Khan
King Khan of Bollywood is also the king of corporate industry, he is not only a successful actor but he is successful businessman too. He runs a production house “Red Chillies Entertainment” which is involved in producing, co-producing and distribution of films. Badshah also owns an IPL team ‘Kolkata Knight Riders’ along with JuhiChawla and her husband Jay Mehta. His production house has also accumulated much reputation for his VFX.
2) Sunil Shetty
Sunil Shetty is a fitness loving person and owns numerous gyms across India. He also has a restaurant chain and a production company named Popcorn Entertainment which has produced many films like Khel, Loot, Bhagambhag, etc. He also acquires a Boutique chain across Mumbai known as Mischief.
His business skills are also notable by his one more venture dealing with Luxury Real Estate projects by the name of S2 Realty. It can be said rightly that he is at the edge of his business career.
3) Shilpa Shetty Kundra
This fitness conscious diva is a most demanding Business woman too. She co-owns the IPL team Rajasthan Royals with his husband Raj Kundra. Shilpa Shetty had also partnered with a spa chain in Mumbai named as IOSIS. She has also introduced a fitness DVD and perfumes. Now she is among one of the demanding bollywood stars who are performing extremely well in their businesses.
4) Preity Zinta
Though she is not active in film these days but this Bubbly girl has shown his presence in many business ventures. Preity Zinta is famous for her IPL team kings XI Punjab. She even posses a production house. She is counted as one the successful Business woman of Bollywood.
5) Abhishek Bachchan
This Sophisticated gentleman is now winning the hearts of fans by his web series and latest released movie Ludo. He is a fine businessman also. Abhishek Bachchan owns two established Sports teams, one is Pro Kabaddi team, Jaipur Pink Panthers and other is a football team. Junior Bachchan even made some good investments in which he got a huge return.
6) Salman Khan
Bhai of Bollywood is already the charm of his fans; he is also famous for his humanitarian work. Salman Khan runs a ‘Being Human’ which involves merchandise like T-shirts and caps. This merchandise is available on many E-commerce sites such as Amazon, flipkart, etc. It also has many big Retail stores and whatever profits are gained, a part of it goes to Being Human Charity.
It can be rightly said that Salman Bhai is more of a philanthropic Businessman who not only looks after profits but contribute much for the well-being of society and humanity.
7) Sushmita Sen
Though she is not constantly active in films but this beautiful woman and former Miss Universe is an excellent business woman. Sushmita Sen posses a jewellery store in Dubai which is looked after by her mother. She also has a production company to her name called Tantra Entertainment.
8) Arjun Rampal
This handsome actor is a hotelier too. Arjun Rampal acquires a Lounge-Bar restaurant in Delhi known as ‘LAP’. His restaurant has grandiose Interiors designed by Top designers like Rohit Bahl,Gauri Khan and Tarun Tahiliani. He is alsothe owner of Event Management company named as Chasing Ganesha.
9) Karishma Kapoor
Karishma Kapoor is a pretty actress and a smart mother of two children. She is involved in a famous E-commerce portal that sells baby and mother care products. The owner of this E-commerce organization is Nest Childcare Services Pvt. Ltd. She is a stakeholder of this company with 26% share.
10) Ajay Devgan
Besides being a superb actor, Ajay Devgan is an accomplished business person too. He had invested in 25MW Charanka Solar project in Gujarat. Though the project was setup for a less time of eight months, this plant has been functional since 2011.
He also has a production house known as Ajay Devgan Films ADFL. It has produced many hit films like Tanhaji, Singham, Bol Bachchan.