Though we love our national language Hindi, the fact that Indians have an undying craze for English cannot be refuted. Needless to say, our Bollywood stars too are mostly seen speaking in English while they give interviews.
And interestingly, while most of them have superb fluency, there are others who find it hard to communicate in a foreign language! But they have to do it, since speaking in English is the need of the hour! Here’s a list of 9 Bollywood celebs who are hesitant to speak English.
The king of comedy, Kapil Sharma is a household name. Kapil is one of those comedians who openly make fun of his English. He has been vocal about it on his show and also on Koffee With Karan.
Queen of Bollywood, Kangana Ranaut, is one of the most bankable stars. However, things haven’t been easy for her. At the beginning of her career, people made fun of her poor English skills, but this did not discourage her. She is not soo fluent in English, but she certainly doesn’t feel shy and embarrassed because of it.
South superstar, Rajnikanth is also not a fluent English speaker. He did not get a chance to get higher education nor to learn English. But his disability to speak fluent English never became a barrier to his career success.
Nawazuddin Siddiqui is one of the talented actors who earned fame for his work, but he is not so good at speaking English. He understands English, but couldn’t fluently communicate in the same language.
The superstar has a number of hits to his credit but is not an expert when it comes to English. He tries to speak English where it is necessary but talks in Hindi because he feels comfortable speaking it.
Khiladi Kumar knows English but feels more comfortable talking in Hindi. He replies in both English and Hindi. We have seen him talking in the Hindi language more because Akshay feels more comfortable in that.
Dream Girl, Hema Malini has given us many hit movies in her Bollywood career. But when she started off her career she had difficulty speaking Hindi as well as English. Though now she can speak English but loves and chooses to speak in Hindi.
Bollywood legend Dharmendra is known for his brilliant acting but prefers to speak in Hindi and Punjabi. Dharmendra is not at all comfortable in speaking English.
90s actress Karisma Kapoor has given many hits during her career. But do you know, Karisma Kapoor has trouble speaking English?