The Bollywood have few stalwarts and shining stars, however, they are also known to commit few mistakes, which even hampered the gleam on them. These mistakes comes in the form of refusing certain movies and characters, which later went iconic and very much popular. Let’s check the top 10 Bollywood actors and their biggest mistakes in the form of refusing roles and movies, which affected them a lot as under:
1). Aamir Khan for Dar
The character of psychotic lover of Darr was offered to Aamir Khan, however, he refused since was unhappy with this character. Later SRK was replaced by him who was still new in B Town. The movie shaped the character of Shah Rukh Khan making him an iconic hero for negative characters.
2). Salman Khan for Baazigar
Baazigar is considered to be a landmark movie for the career of Shah Rukh Khan. However, not many would know that it was originally offered to Salman Khan, however, he refused to do since it didn’t go with his image. At that time, Salman Khan was more known as lover boy of Bollywood. Again, the movie went to Shah Rukh Khan, which nourished his career in Bollywood. Similarly the movie Chak De was offered to Salman but on his refusal it went to Shah Rukh Khan.
3). Karneena Kapoor Khan in Kaho Na Pyaar Hai
Kareena Kapoor was considered to be the best and suitable actress for the movie Kaho Na Pyaar Hai by the filmmaker. In fact, she had even accepted the role, and went over the sets for few days, however, the lady dopped the idea of continuing since the movie was not released with a popular male lead. Later Ameesha Patel was offered the role and the movie on its release a big hit over the box office allowing Kareena to regret on her idea of dropping the movie.
4). Shah Rukh Khan for Munna Bhai MBBS
The movie Munna Bhai MBBS was first offered to Kind Khan, however, he declined the offer to do the movie, which eventually went to the bag of Sanjay Dutt, which made him lose a big blockbuster. This character helped Dutt to have a stable career in B Town.
5). Hrithik Roshan for Dil Chahta Hai
The role of Aakash in the movie Dil Chahta Hai was initially offered to Hrithik Roshan by Farhan Akhtar. In fact, Farhan had designed the character of Aakash keeping in mind Hrithik Roshan, but when he declined the offer, Aamir Khan was signed for the movie. The movie turned out to be the biggest hit of 2002, while character garnered a good popularity from the audience and critics.
6) Kareena Kapoor for Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam
Kareena seemed to have committed a number of mistakes losing some good movies, which again include the blockbuster Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam. Once she denied doing the movie, Aishwarya Sai was chosen for the same and proved better for this new actress in B Town.
7). Kangana Ranut in The Dirty Picture
Originally the movie The Dirty Picture was offered to Kanaga Ranut, however, she declined to play the character of Silk in the movie. She rejected on the grounds that the character did not match up her standards, which finally led the movie to Vidya Balan and rest became a history.
8). Kajol for 3 Idiots
Kajol was the actress whom the movie 3 Idiots was offered before Kareena Kapoor. However, Kajol wasn’t happy about her role and hence declined to do so, which went to Kareena, which proved lucky for her in a big way.
9). Katrina for 3 Barfi
Katrina was the first to be approached by Anuran Basu for his movie Barfi, which was eventually played by Ileana D Cruz, however, she denied doing the movie considering to be a weird movie. However, when she rejected the offer, she later regretted doing a movie with his man that turned out a big hit at the Box Office.
10). Kareena Kapooor for Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram Leela
Kareena Kapoor had always dreamt of working with Sanjay Leela Bhansali, however, when she was offered to do the movie Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram Leela she denied doing due to her busy schedule with the movie Heroine. This, however, brought in Deepika Padukone, which later proved out to be a big hit of 2013.