By Akanksha Malik & Himani Goel
In this charismatic industry of entertainment, 2015 brings you much awaited debutantes of Bollywood. Here are top 9 fresh talents all set to hit the big screen.
- MAHIRA KHAN, RAEES
After Ali Zafar and Fawad Khan, another talent from our cinema-friendly neighbor Pakistan is all set to make her Bollywood debut in Rahul Dholakia’s upcoming Raees opposite SRK. Mahira could not have asked for a better Launchpad.
- AKSHARA HAASAN, SHAMITAB
Akshara, Sister of an already established actress of South and Bollywood industry ‘Shruti Haasan’, made her debut recently in R Balki’s Shamitabh opposite Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan andTamil superstar Dhanush.
- SURAJ PANCHOLI, HERO
Suraj, Son of actors Aditya Pancholi and Zarina Wahab first came in news after the suicide case of actress Jiah khan for which he was arrested and briefly jailed. The zealous actor is hoping to leave the scandal behind as he prepares to make his debut in Subhash Ghai’s Hero.
- ATHIYA SHETTY, HERO
Another Star kid Athiya, daughter of Sunil Shetty will make her Bollywood debut opposite Suraj in Subhash Ghai’s Hero remake.
- HARSHVARDHAN KAPOOR, MIRZIYA.
Next in the list is Super star Anil Kapoor’s son Harshvardhan who has been associated with filmmaking for quite some time now. But as a debutante, will be launched this year by filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra in his film Mirziya.
- SWASTIKA MUKHERJEE, DETECTIVE BYOMKESH BAKSHI
Bengali actress Swastika Mukherjee who has been appearing on screen since 2003 in Bengali movies, gave her break-through performance in Dibakar Banerjee’s Detective Byomkesh Bakshy this year. She had earlier done a movie in 2010 about Byomkesh only directed by Anjan Dutta (Bengali movie)
- KARAN GROVER, ALONE
Actress Ayesha Kapoor, who worked as a child artist in Leela Bhansali’s Black is returning on screen opposite Sushant Singh Rajput in Shekhar Kapur’s “Paani”.
- KAPIL SHARMA, KIS KIS KO PYAAR KAROON
Kapil Sharma, the host and producer of popular TV reality show will be seen on big screen in director duo Abbas Mustan’s Kis Kisko Pyaar Karoon. Earlier, the actor had to make his debut in Yash Raj Films’ Bank Chor, but as they parted ways the role is now given to Ritesh Deshmukh.
- NATHALIA KAUR, ROCKY HANDSOME
The South’s Actress Nathalia Kaur, who has earlier just made special appearances in Bollywood films like commando, has been now given a full-fledged role in Nishikant’s next Rocky handsome opposite John Abraham.