Bollywood celebs work hard to live a lavish life. But their one mistake can turn their bank balance into zero! Here are some famous Bollywood actors who went bankrupt. Read On.
The life of Bollywood actors seems very luxurious. But the wheels of fortune can turn for anyone no matter how successful and famous you become. These top celebrities are proof that one wrong investment can make your bank balance thoroughly tipsy turvy. Today, we listed down some famous and big stars of Bollywood actors who went bankrupt and were in a deplorable state.
7 Big Bollywood actors who got bankrupt
Bollywood’s living legend Amitabh Bachchan had once shared that he got bankrupt in 2000 by a whopping 90 crores. Reportedly, Kaun Banega Crorepati was the only way of his chances of recovering that amount. He had said-
“In the year 2000, when the entire world was celebrating the new century, I was celebrating my disastrous fortune. There were no films, no money, no company, a million legal cases against the company and the tax authorities had put notice of recovery on my home.”
King of Bollywood has also faced financial problems when his production film ‘Ra. One’ became a huge disaster at the Box Office. After this, Shahrukh Khan admitted himself that the film was a huge waste of time as well as money.
The dimple girl of Bollywood, Preity Zinta, has been a part of many hit films and has given us many iconic roles. But, after her film ‘Ishq in Paris’ went catastrophically flop, the actor went completely bankrupt. At the same time, writer and director Abbas Tyrewala also filed a case against her for not paying his money. It was her friend Salman Khan who came to the actresses’ rescue.
Bollywood’s showman Raj Kapoor took a massive amount of money for making his iconic film ‘Mera Naam Joker’. But somehow, it was proved to be a flop at the Box Office and, all the money was lost, and he went almost bankrupt.
Another big name joining the list is Govinda. The Bollywood actor got bankrupt after he stopped getting films in the long run. Much later, he was offered ‘Partner’ which became a great hit at the Box Office and resolved all his financial burdens.
Jackie Shroff is also known as Bollywood’s Jaggu Dada who still appears in the movies, but in spite of this, the actor has also struggled with financial distress. He had taken a lot of money from producer Sajid Nadiadwala. In fact, the producer was about to sue Jackie for this, but Bollywood’s Bhai Salman Khan helped Jackie by preventing Sajid from going to court. After this, Jackie sold his flat and paid the entire amount to Sajid.
Abhay Deol is known for his distinctive roles in Bollywood. The actor has faced a lot of financial problems in the past. He produced a film ‘One By Two’ in which he made all his investments. But, the film wasn’t well-received by the audiences on the big screen. And, Abhay lost all his money at that point in time. After this epic failure, he had to sell his own home to pay the loan.
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