Acting skills of a politicians and actors are both appreciated. He put a lot of efforts and make people believe and realise that it is real. There is a lot of difference when an actor leaves the character and do well as a politician. To bring out the similarities between the both we have a list of 10 celebrities from Bollywood who made into politics.
- Hema Malini
Hema Malini played different characters in the movie, she is known as Basanti. She is now elected as a Member of Lok Sabha from BJP and now is the MP from Mathura.
Govinda is known for his killer dances moves and jolly acting in the movies. He shift from Bollywood to politics was a bit abrupt. He fought for a seat from North Mumbai.
- Rajesh Khanna
Rajesh Khanna contested from congress in 1991. He became a Member of Lok Sabha after defeating Shatrugan Sinha.
- Jaya Prada
Jaya Prada who received two Filmfare awards and started in South Indian Movies. She was a MP from Rampur from the year 2004-2014.
- Raj Babbar
Raj Babbar worked in Hindi and Punjabi films and is now a current president of Uttar Pradesh Congress Committee.
- Paresh Rawal.
Paresh Rawal played comedy role in films. He is the current BJP MP from Ahmedabad East.
- Mithun Chakarborty
Formerly known as Mithun da, he is an actor, TV judge, writer and also a producer. He was a Rajya Sabha Member.
- Smriti Irani
Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi actor is a member of Parliament after elected from Gujarat. She is now Broadcasting and Textiles Minister in the Government of India.
- Sunil Dutt
The Mother India superhero was elected MP from Congress for 5 years.
She turned heads everywhere she went. Rekha was a Rajya Sabha member by Congress.