Bollywood is a glam world, and many celebs turned into a superstar overnight with just one hit film, and few come on roads after the big flop. So, check out the list of stars who turned from rich to poor and witnessed the depths of darkness.
1. Praveen Babi
The queen of 70’s and 80’s era has graced the Time magazine and even made a hit in her films. Praveen Babi is famous for her bold and bohemian appearance. In fact, the glam actress also faced paranoid schizophrenia and even accused many famous icons of Bollywood such as Bill Clinton and Amitabh Bachchan that they try to kill her.
Praveen used to live alone in the flat in Mumbai and died a lonely death; people came to know about this incident after three days post she had not collected newspaper and milk from her door. Sadly, no one took a stand for her to claim her body for two days. But later on, Mahesh Bhatt performed the final rituals.
2. AK Hangal
The famous actor has made a boom by appearing in the 225 films. He is famous for his dialogue ‘Itna sannata kyu hai Bhai?’. in the near death days, Hangal struggled with acute poverty and even went bankrupt. His state was so much poor that he could not even manage to pay his medical bills.
When Amitabh came to know his condition, he offered rupees twenty lakh for his treatment and in the year 2012, he died at the age of 95.
3. Geetanjali Nagpal
Geetanjali is a successful model and a daughter of Navy Officer. She had also walked in ramps for many famous designers. After she became a drug addict, she was suspected beginning on the South Delhi streets in the year 2007. In fact, she had also spent the night in the temples and parks.
Additionally, she also worked as a maid to met her cravings for alcohol and drugs. As per the report, after one the photographer suspected her and took her picture, she dropped her shirt down from her shoulder and posed as a model. In fact, after the reports went viral, the Delhi Commission for Women went there, and she was taken to the police station and later on sent to mental asylum.
4. Mitali Sharma
Mitali Sharma went on to go against her family to pursue her acting career. In fact, she has done many Bhojpuri films, and later on no one offered her any movie and then she turned into a beggar.
As per the report, she was suspected of throwing stones at the cars of people and when the police nabbed her, the first thins that she asked if for the food.
5. Amitabh Bachchan
Amitabh Bachchan is the most famous and highest paid actor of B-town. In fact, there was a time when he entirely went bankrupt.and in 2000, Amitabh has not even a single penny as he is jobless. But after hosting KBC, there came a significant turning point in his life.
Govinda once signed 35 plus films in a day, but after some time, he had not movies and no money. But this famous actor went back on track after the film ‘Partner.’
7. Jackie Shroff
In the year 2008, Jackie took a loan from Sajid Nadiadwala as he was unable to pay. In fact, Nadiadwala has to go to court, but Salman Khan stopped him from doing this. After some time, Jackie has to sell his flat to repay the loan.
8. Abhay Deol
Abhay took a loan for ‘One By Two’ film, and the film turned out to be a big flop, and thereby she went bankrupt. He even sold his flat to pay the loan.
9. Achala Sachdev
Achala started her career as a child actor and is famous for her roles in Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge (1995) and Waqt (1965). In fact, she donated her flat in Pune to a charitable agency Janseva Foundation five years before her demise.
In 2011, she slipped into the kitchen and attained a leg injury (fracture). Later on, Achala Sachdev was diagnosed with multiple embolisms in the brain which lead to complete loss of vision and paralysis. And in 2012, she died a painful demise in Pune hospital.
10. Raj Kiran
Raj is a famous actor known for his role in the film ‘Karz’ where he played pre-incarnation of Rishi Kapoor. Raj Kiran went at the peak of his career in 1970 and 80’s and his song ‘Tum itna jo muskura rahe ho’ went a big hit at that time.
In fact, he went missing for almost ten years and was supposed dead, while his co-star Rishi didn’t lose hope and get in touch with his brother who informed him that he is alive and lives in Atlanta. And in 2010, Rishi went on a trip to the USA and hunted him and suspected that he got restricted to an institution in Atlanta due to the health issues.