We associate the showbiz world with glamour and glitz, expecting little from our stars to flaunt their fancy degrees. But there are celebrities who apart from their successful acting careers, have a strong academic background. Below is the list of some such celebs.
We associate the showbiz world with glamour and glitz, expecting little from our stars to flaunt their fancy degrees. But there are celebrities who apart from their successful acting careers, have a strong academic background. Below is the list of some such celebs.(Pic courtesy: Instagram)
Vidya Balan who started acting from the young age of 16, could manage to pursue her education as well, The critically acclaimed actress has a degree in Mass Communications from St Xavier’s College, Mumbai.
Filmy star kid Varun Dhawan pursued a degree in Business Management from Nottingham Trent University, UK, before joining Bollywood
Soha Ali Khan
Sara Ali Khan’s aunt, Soha Ali Khan is also highly educated. The actress has a Masters degree in International Relations from the London School of Economics and Political Science.
Shah Rukh Khan
King Khan or Badshah of Bollywood is an all-rounder. The star was always a bright student and graduated with Economic honours from Hans Raj College. He also secured admission in MA Mass Communication at Jamia Millia Islamia but later dropped out because of an attendance shortage.
Sara Ali Khan
Actors Saif Ali Khan and Amrita Singh’s daughter, Sara Ali Khan was excellent student all throughout. The actress who is a history buff, just like her father, graduated from the prestigious Ivy Leagues Columbia University in New York in history and political science.
Parineeti who has a degree in business, finance and economics from Manchester Business School, aspired to be an investment banker. She worked with Yash Raj Films as a public relations consultant. But destiny had its plans, Parineeti was spotted by Aditya Chopra, who thought she can have an acting career.
Actor John Abraham, who was earlier a model before he turned into an actor, also has a Masters degree. The handsome actor has an MBA from Narsee Monjee college of Management Studies.
Legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan did his schooling from the famous boarding school, Sherwood College, Nainital. He later graduated from Kirori Mal College, Delhi University.
Source – ZEE Newa