Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor are expecting a baby soon! Though it is too soon to speculate, one can’t but wonder if the baby would follow in their footsteps and carry on in the same profession. More importantly, will it be as successful as they are. Let’s take a look at celebrity kids who made it as big as their parents or almost!!
Alia Bhatt :
Daughter of famous director, producer and screen writer Mahesh Bhatt and actress Soni Razdan, has honed her acting skills and definitely has the makings of a great actress as Highway, Two States, Udta Punjab have shown.
Shahid Kapoor :
Son of actors Pankaj Kapoor and Neelima Azeem, Shahid needs no introduction as a brilliant actor. His performance in Haider won him the best actor award. Jab we Met, Fida, Vivah are among his notable movies.
Varun Dhawan :
Having a famous director like David Dhawan for a father surely helped Varun to filmdom. He is proving his mettle gradually and his intense role in Badlapur was much appreciated. His comic timing is very good as proven in Dilwale and Main tera Hero.
Shraddha Kapoor :
Daughter of well-known actor Shakti Kapoor, Shraddha gained wide recognition as an actor and singer through movies like Aashiqui 2, Haider and more recently Baaghi. Her dancing skills were showcased superbly in ABCD: Any Body Can Dance.
Sonakshi Sinha :
Daughter of actors Shatrughan Sinha and Poonam, Sonakshi won the best female debut award with Dabangg, earning her a role in the sequel as well.
Sonam Kapoor :
Daughter of talented actor Anil Kapoor, Sonam made her debut with Sawariya and went on to act in Ranjhanaa, Prem Ratan Dhan Paayo and recently Neerja which garnered her much critical acclaim.
Arjun Kapoor :
Cousin to Sonam, Arjun is son of producer Boney Kapoor. Ishaqzaade, Gunday and Two States has proved him a good actor who can hold well against stalwarts like Naseeruddin Shah and Pankaj Kapoor.
Ranbir Kapoor :
Grandson of legendary actor Raj Kapoor, he is the son of famous Bollywood couple Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Singh. Since he belongs to a family that boasts of 13 actors, acting flows in his blood and has amply proved his worth in Sawariya, Wake up Sid, Raajneeti. His portrayal of a deaf and mute man in Barfi had everyone sit up and take notice.
There are and will be many more waiting in the wings to make a name for themselves. Meanwhile we await the imminent arrival of the Nawab/ Begum of Pataudi!!