No one can take our talent away from us, not even China. In Bollywood, there are many brilliant stars like this. We all watch Bollywood films to see our favorite actors. Several such performers in Bollywood have carved out a niche for themselves without the help of a godfather. These performers’ skill is deserving of recognition, and no one can dispute that they are superior to Star Kids as actors. So, here are some Bollywood actors who are self-made and have accomplished a great deal without the help of a godfather.

Top Bollywood Actors Who Made Their Name on Their Own  

Akshay Kumar

In the Bollywood industry, Akshay Kumar is known as Khiladi Kumar. He has made a significant contribution to the film business and is still doing very well now. In one of his interviews, he said that someone told him he didn’t deserve to be in movies. That same evening, Pramod Chakraborty signed him for five films, his outstanding performance in Bollywood Town winning him not only the Best Actor award but also the Best Director award. Instead, he is a self-taught Bollywood performer.

Shahrukh Khan

Shahrukh Khan would have become an athlete today if he hadn’t been an actor since he was heavily engaged in athletics before making his film debut. His playing career was cut short due to a severe injury, he claimed. Following that, he began his acting career. Shahrukh initially debuted on television in the show Fauji. “One evening, when I was eating that biryani on the side of the road in Bandra, producer Vivek Vaswani ran into me, and the following day he brought me to GP Sippy, where I signed five films in a day,” he said.

Irrfan Khan

Irrfan Khan was a well-known Bollywood actor who has appeared in a number of Hollywood films in addition to Bollywood, although he had no prior ties to the business. He suffered a lot but never gave up, and before moving to the movies, he worked in a number of TV series. He is a star who has made it on his own. Billu Barber, Paan Singh Tomar, Madaari, and Hindi Medium are some of his best flicks.

Sushant Singh Rajput

Sushant was a gifted artist with a lot of potentials who excelled in his academics. He was studying engineering at the time, but he dropped out in the last semester and began working in Mumbai on TV serials in pursuit of his ambitions. With Ekta Kapoor’s daily serial ‘Pavitra Rishta,’ Sushant gained a lot of popularity. Sushant, Abhishek Kapoor’s film “Kai Po Che!” was released later. He made his Bollywood debut with that year’s film, which earned his many Debut Awards. The actor went on to star in films such as “Shuddh Desi Romance,” “PK”, “Detective Byomkesh Bakshi,” and “MS Dhoni.”

Ayushmann Khurrana

In 2004, Khurrana Ayushmann won the second season of the reality television program MTV Roadies and began a career as an anchor. In 2012, he made his Bollywood debut in the romantic comedy “Vicky Donor,” for which he won the Filmfare Award for Best Debut. He established himself in Bollywood with films like Bareilly Ki Barfi, Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan, Badhaai Ho, Dream Girl, and Bala after a while in the popular romantic comedy-drama Dum Laga Ke Haisha. Khurrana has received the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor twice in a row for his performances in the films Andhadhun and Article 15 and the National Film Award for Best Actor.

Rajkumar Rao

Rajkumar is one of Bollywood’s most gifted performers. His Bollywood career started as Adarsh in Dibakar Banerjee’s experimental anthology ‘Love, Sex, and Dhoka.’ Rao did not feature in another Bollywood film for a long time after this one. He went on to star in a number of films, including Ragini MMS, Gangs of Wasseypur, Talaash, Kai Po Che!, and Stree. Since a significant shift in Rao’s career in 2017, the public acknowledged the brilliant actor’s skill. He delivered outstanding performances in films like Bareilly Ki Barfi, Newton, and many more.