Some Bollywood stars have famous background, some Bollywood stars have come from a poor background and some Bollywood stars have struggled a lot to get in this Glamorous world.
But there are some stars who have a Royal background and are from a Royal Family.
Here are some of Bollywood Actors/Actress who have a royal background:
1. Saif Ali Khan and Soha Ali Khan
The Pataudi family which is one of the famous Royal family of India have stars like Saif and Soha Ali Khan in their family. Saif Ali Khan is commonly known as the Nawab of Pataudi family. Their father is Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi who was a former captain of the Indian Cricket Team and was the title holder of Nawab of Pataudi from 1952 until 1971, he was the 9th Nawab. Their paternal grandfather Iftikhar Ali Khan Pataudi was also the Nawab of Pataudi, he was the 8th Nawab and also the captain of the Indian Cricket Team.
2. Kiran Rao
She is the wife of famous Bollywood star and one of the khan’s i.e Aamir Khan. She is a well known Director and Producer in the Bollywood. She has produced over 8 hindi movies and has directed over 5 movies in her movie career. She was born to a Hyderabadi Royal family, her paternal grandfather J Rameshwar Rao was the Raja of Wanaparthy of a district in Telangana named Mahabubnagar. Aditi Rao Hydari who is one of the other famous bollywood star is a cousin of Kiran Rao.
3. Riya and Raima Sen
Riya and Raima are one of the famous sister pair of Bollywood. They were born to different royal families in India, but they mainly belong to a Royal Family of Tripura. Their paternal Great Grandmother was the only daughter of Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III of Baroda, their paternal Grandmother Ila Devi, was the princess of Cooch Behar and Ila Devi’s younger sister Gayatri Devi was the Maharani of Jaipur.
4. Aditi Rao Hydari
She is a famous movie star who has acted in many Hindi and Tamil movies. She is cousin to bollywood’s famous producer Kiran Rao. Aditi has two Royal background i.e Hydari family and Wanaparthy family of Telangana. She is granddaughter of Akbar Hydari, then Prime Minister of Hyderabad and Grandniece of Muhammad Saleh Akbar Hydari, former Governor of Assam.
5. Bhagyashree Patwardhan
Bhagyashree, who was the winner of Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut in the year 1990 for one of the famous and loved movie Maine Pyar Kiya. She has appeared in most of the Hindi movies, a few Kannada, Marathi and Telugu films. She has appeared in some of Bhojpuri movies too. She was born to Royal a Marathi Family of Sangli in Maharashtra. Her father is the Current Raja of Sangli, her father’s name is Vijay Singhrao Madhavrai Patwardhan.
6. Sonal Chauhan
Many people might not know about this actress. She was the lead in 2008 Emraan Hashmi thriller Jannat. She is also a fashion model and a singer too. She has also acted in Telugu, Kannada and Tamil movies. She belongs to a Rajput family called the Chauhans. Her family originates from ancient Mainpuri[Not Manipuri] Chauhan Rajput Family of Uttar Pradesh.
So this was the list of Bollywood stars with Royal background.
If you people know some other Bollywood stars with Royal Background, feel free to write about them in the comment section below.
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