The fact that they have a solid fan following helps with drawing attention to the brands they set up as well
Money, stardom, and love from fans, Bollywood celebrities have it all. Some celebs, however, don’t stop there, and choose to venture into starting something of their own. These actors leverage their stardom and love from their fans and set up brands and businesses that find a fan following.
Here are the top Bollywood celebs who also run successful businesses:
After keeping her fans curious for days, Sonakshi Sinha took to social media to announce the launch of her press-on nails brand ‘So Ezi’. She wrote, Sharing the new photo, Sonakshi wrote, “Ok ok, I think I’ve teased you enough!! Lots of hints were dropped and not a single lie was told! Big day for me because I’m launching my very own brand SOEZI @itssoezi… every girl’s one-stop-shop for amazing nails, all day every day.” The nails are long-lasting, reusable, and cruelty-free as per the website, as per the website.
While her Bollywood stint was short, Twinkle Khanna is a successful interior designer and an author. She runs a label called ‘White Window’ with her mother Dimple Kapadia. She also has a designer candle brand ‘Faraway Tree’. That’s not all, she writes columns for publications and has authored several books.
Bipasha Basu, Malaika Arora, and Sussane Khan
The trio runs The Label Life, a lifestyle and fashion brand. Apart from this, Sussanne Khan is a reputed interior designer and Bipasha Basu is into fitness.
In 2012, Hrithik Roshan launched his lifestyle brand HRX. Valued at Rs 200 crores, HRX focuses on apparel and footwear. Hrithik Roshan has also invested in a fitness start-up called CureFit.
Salman Khan is the owner of the ‘Being Human’ brand that sells clothing and merchandise. A percentage of the brand goes to charity. The actor also has Salman Khan Films, the production and distribution house.
The Gehraiyaan actor is one of the best actors we have in the industry but that’s not her only talent. Deepika Padukone had set up KA Enterprises that has backed start-ups like Purplle, Epigamia, and Furlenco, among others. She also owns a clothing line called ‘All About You’. The actr also set up the Live Love Laugh foundation that address the topic of mental health.