Sep 082012

Generations of kings rule the countries in the past (and, it is still a custom in some parts of the world). Although it has been ages since there are no kings in India, family-oriented generations still rule Bollywood.

In Bollywood it seems, there is no chance for the actors who don’t have at least one of their family members in the film industry. Being a ‘heir’ is one of the greatest asset in getting a break in Bollywood.But does that doesn’t mean the heir don’t need any talent.

To check it out, take a look at some of the best known players in Bollywood with their family backing in Bollywood:

1. Kareena Kapoor

It’s no secret – Kapoor family dominates the Bollywood. The latest Kappor from the famous Prithviraj Kapoor dynasty is Kareena Kapoor. Kareena is the top actress of the current time. Although her father, Randhir Kapoor was not that effective, her grandfather was the biggest showman known as the Showman of the Millennium, Raj Kapoor. Kareena is now one of the most popular Bollywood celebrities and one of the highest paid actress as well.


2. Sonakshi Sinha

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Apr 212011

satrughn-sonakshi Shatrughan Sinha and his daughter Sonakshi Sinha have something to celebrate together. The father-daughter duo have been chosen to receive this year’s Dadasaheb Phakle Academy Awards. Shatrughan will receive Dadasaheb Phalke Academy legendry artiste award and his daughter will receive Dadasaheb Phalke Academy best debut award in an event to be held on May 3, 2011. Sonakshi’s debut role in Dabangg has been widely appreciated by the critics in Bollywood.

The award was announced on the birth anniversary of Dadasaheb, an Indian film industry legend, on 30 April.

Apart from being a successful artist in Bollywood, Shatrugan has been equally successful in politics. Presently the member of Lok Sabha from Patna Saheb constituency in Bihar, Shatrugan was last seen in the role of NT Rama Rao, former Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, in Rakta Charitra.

Shatrugan’s 23-years-old daughter Sonakshi entered the Bollywood limelight with her debut film Dabangg, opposite the super star Salman Khan.

Apr 102011

Sonakshi_Sinha It is rumored that the Dabangg actress, Sonakshi Sinha, may be a celeb guest on show hosted by Shatrughan Sinha, targeted to the Bhojpuri speaking audience.

A Bhojpuri version of a very popular show hosted by Amitabh Bachchan, Kaun Banega Cororpati (KBC), is told to be hosted by Shatrughan Sinha. Shatrughan’s Bihari ascent is liked by many and hence, he is popularly known as Bihari Babu, and seems best fit for the role of the show host.

Baap-Beti-aur-KBC, sounds interesting.