For decades poker has been the best game for stars. This mind game has swept young India of its feet. But his is due to the simple money minting tricks that it has. Check out the celebs who are the big fan of poker.
1. Shilpa Shetty
Yes, 42-year-old Bollywood beauty, businesswoman, model, producer and writer ‘Shilpa Shetty’ is said to have tried her luck at the tables with 46-year-old former bowler and Australian cricket star Shane Warne who has the great passion for the famous game.
2. Minissha Lamba
She is the amazing actress known for the outstanding performances in the Bollywood films like as Bachna ae Haseeno, Bheja Fry, Corporate, Jat from Delhi, and much more. This thirty-three-year-old talented actress from India can be daily seen playing many domestic poker tournaments.
In fact, she also grabbed the fourth position in IPL 15k Weekend Kickoff event and triumphed rupees 1,40,000 In Dec 2011. Moreover, in Jan 2013, she has seized the third place in the IPC 5K Warm-Up event.
3. Shahid Kapoor
This thirty-year-old actor from India is secret poker fan. In fact, he also unveiled his passion for poker after he bonded with Harman Baweja (Indian actor, entrepreneur, and film producer).
As per the reports, Mister Kapoor grand house turns into poker hub every weekend night. Also, the famous Bollywood celebrities such as Aamir Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Fardeen Khan, Farah Khan was spotted outside the home of Shahid Kapoor in Versova earlier.
4. Siddhanth Kapoor
He is the famous DJ, assistant director, actor and also the son of actor Shakti Kapoor. This 33-year-old actor is called ‘raveoholic007’on PokerStars.
5. Harman Baweja
This 37-year-old actor studied medicine but ended playing the lead in few films. He is famous for his link-ups with the top actresses like as Bipasha Basu and Priyanka Chopra. This actor seems to perfect poker above all other attractions.
In the May 2014, he was caught with Shilpa at home on UTV Stars where she admitted: “we don’t do gambling, but we play poker which is a sport and also we are quite fond of this game.” This Bollywood star was seen on the domestic tournament circuit and has quite amazing scores under his belt.
6. Raj Kundra
He is famous British businessman and as a husband of the actress Shilpa Shetty. This 42-year-old has always enjoyed his luck in Las Vegas. This game has planted itself firmly in the Bollywood and as its popularity rises, who knows who you may hit into at the tables your next poker trip.
7. Sikandar Kher
This 26-year-old actor made his debut at the age of 27 with Woodstock in the year 2008. The step-son of actor Anupam Kher and son of actor Kiran Kher, Sikander is the keen poker payer.
He is another actor who is known to frequent Goa poker rooms, and tournament forays include a second place finish in IPC Jan 2031, 30 K main event. He was very active in 2011 season of ultimate Poker Challenge tournament series where he made a wonderful three-final table finishes.
8. Rannvijay Singh
This actor has been a youth icon and the famous personality known for the ‘MTV Roadies’ reality show.
Apart from this, he also counter-signed a poker-based gaming site ”The Spartan Poker’ which is hosting India Poker Championship Awards on Saturday, i.e., 9th September 2017 at grand Sheraton Bengaluru.
Some Hollywood Ones
9. Tobey Maguire
Tobey is A-list celebrity with an Oscar-winning film ‘Spiderman’ and a record-breaking super-hero franchise to hit his name. But he didn’t know that there is fantastic poker player hidden inside him. He is a daily winner in high-stakes poker. This 42-year-old actor has won more than 10 million dollars in Hollywood home games.
10. Jennifer Tilly
She is an American-Canadian actress and a fantastic poker player too. She is famous for her role in the TV Series ‘ ‘Bullets over Broadway’ and ‘Fraisier.’ this actress is not just amazing at this acting but also hold excellent poker luck. She won a bracelet in World Series of Poker, conquering 600 players. She was also the first non-poker celeb to triumph a WSOP bracelet, and that win changed the history of poker.