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Accept it or not, Bollywood has always remained a special part of our lives. Although we may not find time to watch a film or show, but nevertheless we are always updated with the newest happenings in the lives of our favourite celebs. Therefore we, as audience are more likely to be emotionally attached to the entertainment industry.
As an audience, we are never satiated with enough information about our favourite celebs. So, there is always some constant curiosity to know more about them. Well, if you are one of those curious Bollywood buffs, then have a look at these Bollywood divas who were actually not born in India.
Nothing less than a Bollywood queen, Katrina Kaif is one of the highest-paid actresses in the industry. While her fame and popularity do not need an introduction, she continues to rule the silver screens. Winning hearts almost every day, it is interesting to note that she was not born in India. Instead, this gorgeous actress was born in Hong Kong, at a time when the country was still under the British occupation.
With her charming persona and a galaxy of successful films, Alia Bhatt has become a superstar in a very less time. Engaging the audience with her brilliant acting mettle, she has been one of the most loved actresses these days. Daughter of noted filmmaker, Mahesh Bhatt, Alia surprisingly, was not born in India. She was born in London, and like her mother, Soni Razdan, she too holds a British passport.
A successful Bollywood actress and most recently a global icon, Deepika Padukone has made the country proud with her work both on and off-screen. Rightfully considered as a leading lady, she has been quite versatile in all her works. However, it is a lesser-known fact for many that Deepika was not born in India and was born in the city of Copenhagen, Denmark.
With her terrific acting mettle, and an even gorgeous beauty, Lisa Haydon needs no introduction. She made her way to the
films by starting off initially as an anchor and TV host. Acing roles of all dimensions, she has won hearts with her glamour and unique style. Unknown to many, Lisa was born in Australia, and later raised in Chennai.
With her sparkling eyes and talented screen presence, the beautiful Evelyn Sharma has carved her own sucesful path in Bollywood. Some of her most notable works include in films like,Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Jab Harry Met Sejal and many more. However, one of the lesser known facts about the actress is that she was actually born and raised in Frankfurt, Germany.
Spreading her mesmerising aura and fabulous acting, Sunny Leone renders immense popularity and a huge fanbase across countries. A lovely wife, and a doting mother to her adorable kids, she is appreciated for nearly all of her work and appearances. Little do people know that despite being born to Indian parents, she was, however not born in the country but in Sarnia, Canada.
With her powerpacked performance first in the television series, 24, and a pathbreaking debut with the film Khamoshiyan,
Sapna Pabbi has indeed reached the heights of tremendous actress. Winning hearts with her brilliant acting chops, it is a rarely
known fact that she was born in London, and holds a British citizenhip by birth.
A musician, VJ and also an actress, the talented Monica Dogra has aced all her roles in sheer perfection. Stealing hearts with her sartorial fashion and fun social media presence, she has indeed value-added extensively to the film industry. Interestingly, though she shares an Indian surname, however she was not born in India, and in fact, was born in Baltimore, Maryland.
Well, we hope you liked these lesser-known facts about your favourite stars. Let us know which one of it did you know already!