When we think of celebrities, the idea that we automatically get about them is that they have shedloads of money stacked up in their banks, and the splurge on luxurious items.
But, do you know that there are fathers of some celebs who live a very simple life despite the great success of their children. Read on to know about them.
1- Manoj Bajpayee
One of the most popular faces in Bollywood, Manoj is one such actor who has made it on his own. He is considered one of the brilliant actors of the Bollywood industry. Despite his grand success, his father Radhakant Bajpai leads a simple life in the village.
2- Pankaj Tripathi
Pankaj Tripathi ruled the hearts by his outstanding performances in many Bollywood films and web series. Tripathi is from a small village in Bihar. His father, Pandit Banaras Tripathi, who is a farmer by profession still lives in Belsand village, Gopalganj, Bihar.
3- Anushka Sharma
Anushka is considered as one of the most famous actresses in Bollywood. She is married to Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli. Anushka made her Bollywood debut with Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi opposite Shah Rukh Khan, which won her several accolades. His father Ajay Kumar Sharma, who is a retired officer of the Indian Army leads a very simple life with his wife.
4- R Madhavan
The nation’s crush, R Madhavan shot to fame with Rehnaa Hai Tere Dil Mein. He has successfully carved a career in both the South as well as the Hindi industries over the years and has come to be known as an actor who can be trusted to deliver his best to every role. His father, Ranganathan Seshadri, a former management executive in the Tata Steel Company leads a simple life. Madhavan never misses an opportunity to spend quality time with him.
5- Bipasha Basu
This Bengali beauty has been a part of many Blockbuster movies. She is currently married to actor Karan Singh Grover. Her father Hirak Basu, who is a civil engineer, leads a simple life. According to Bipasha, her father was the source of her constant fun and happiness.
6- Siddharth Malhotra
This actor made his debut with Student of the Year opposite Alia Bhatt. Siddharth is one of the most famous and beloved new generation actors in Bollywood. His father Sunil Malhotra was the former captain in the Merchant Navy and leads a relatively simpler life.
7- Ayushmann Khurrana
The multi-talented star is renowned for his realistic acting. He has successfully created a sub-genre of his own. The actor has been on the top of his game, delivering box office hits with stories that pack a punch. His father, P. Khurana, is an astrologer and still lives in the same village of Chandigarh, where Ayushmann was born.
8- Kartik Aaryan
Karthik Aryan has made a name for himself in the industry without a godfather. Today his name is included in the list of Bollywood’s top actors. He made his acting debut in 2011 with Pyaar Ka Punchnama and became popular for his monologue in the movie. Kartik’s father is a pediatrician and his mother Mala Tiwari is a gynecologist. His parents still stay in Gwalior.