3. Akshay Kumar
A man who worked as a waiter at a restaurant in Bangkok went on to become the Khiladi of Bollywood.
While he was working at the restaurant, he was promoted and became the cook. But despite that, he had to sleep on the floors of that very restaurant. Later, with a sound martial arts training, he came back to India and changed the face of action heroes in Bollywood.
4. Farah Khan
With parents who were separated, Farah Khan and her brother Sajid Khan were torn between two households.
After her father passed out due to his alcohol addiction, the family’s financial condition was in shambles and they even had to borrow money from friends and relatives to organise his funeral. A self-taught dancer, Farah went on to become one of Bollywood’s greatest choreographers and later a director.