The glamorous world of Bollywood is a harsh place for strugglers who rely on the industry for their careers. Here, as the saying goes, you are only as good as your last film… and if you have a whole pile of films gone wrong, then this mean market is quick to show you the exit gate. How mean.. but such is reality! Interestingly, when one door closes, another opens. We bring to you a list of celebrities who were wise enough to find their calling in the other door post failure in Tinsel Town.


‘Mohabbatein’ girl, Kim Sharma (Pic Courtesy:

1. Kim Sharma

Last Movie: Taj Mahal: An Eternal Love Story (2005)
Current Profession: Owner, Bridal Grooming Service ‘Liaison’

Kim Sharma debuted in 2000 with Aditya Chopra’s directorial venture ‘Mohabbatein.’ She appeared in many advertisements— Sunsilk, Pepsi, Liril, Ponds, Fair and Lovely to name a few.  Kim was also the brand ambassador of Olay India. She quit the industry post her wedlock with Kenya based businessman, Ali Punjani. Now, Kim runs a bridal grooming service of her own.

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