OMG! These celebrities did this before becoming popular!

New Delhi: Rome was not built in a day, like that TV celebrities whom we see on tv, many had ordinary jobs which ranged from washing dishes to air hostess. Here are some television actors who were not born with a silver spoon but earned fame purely by their determination and hard work. 

Divyanka Tripathi

Yeh Hai Mohabbatein actress Divyanka Tripathi before becoming a big name on the small screen aspired to be an army officer. Divyanka completed mountaineering course from the Nehru Institute of Mountaineering in Uttarkashi. Divyanka Tripathi is a proud holder of a gold medal in Rifle shooting. On the work front, the gorgeous actress is currently seen as ‘Dr. Ishita Bhalla’ in Ekta Kapoor’s ‘Yeh Hai Mohabbatein’ opposite Karan Patel.

Karan Kundra

Starting his career with Kitni Mohabbat Hai, Karan Kundra who is also known as one of the judges in Roadies from last three seasons. The actor also owns an International Call Center. In the past, Karan had been hosting 'Gumrah – End of Innocence' on Channel V, Love School 2 on MTV and has also participated in 'Zara Nach Ke Dikha'.

Ronit Roy

Ronit Roy is an actor, who worked at different levels from washing dishes to waiting tables and bartending. The actor completed his studies in Engineering and hotel management. Ronit's fortune changed after he joined Mukta Arts as assistant director and got his first big break director Deepak Balraj saw him in an advertisement and cast him in lead role in ‘Jaan Tere Naam’. On the work front, Ronit was last seen in Kaabil playing Madhavrao Shellar. Ronit's next movie will be multi starer movie directed by Ram Gopal Verma Sarkar 3.

Sunil Grover

Sunil Grover who is popularly known as Dr. Mashoor Gulati needs no introduction, he is in news for his ugly spat with the Kapil Sharma. Before becoming popular Sunil was an RJ and he hosted a series called ‘Hansee Ke Phuarey’ on Radio Mirchi, and even that time his voice was one of the famous voices over the radio. On the work front, Sunil has just left the "The Kapil Sharma show" and is busy doing live shows, he was last seen doing a live show at Talkatora stadium New Delhi.  

Saumya Tandon

Saumya Tandon, who is popularly known as Anita Bhabhi in "Bhabhi Ji ghar ghar par hain"Many people do not know that besides acting Anita is also a very good poet. She has a collection of self-composed poems which have been published in the form of a book called ‘Meri Bhavnayein’ and it was nominated for Modi Young Writer National Award. The actress started her TV career by hosting Zor Ka Jhatka with Shah Rukh Khan in 2011.


Mouni Roy


Mouni Roy is an alumuni from Miranda House (Delhi). The actress was always good in studies and use to write dissertation on Habib Tanvir in Jamia Millia Islamia (Delhi). Mouni who always wanted to work as a writer is also a trained Kathak dancer. The actress made TV debut with "Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi". On the work front, Mauni Roy is currently seen in the second season of "Naagin".