MUMBAI: The television industry is expanding with every passing day. We have seen how a lot of television stars are trying their hands in Bollywood.
While some have succeeded, some haven't. Many times, we come across a shocking surprising knowing that a lot of television stars are related to renowned Bollywood personalities.
So, let's take a look at some small screen actors who have a great connection with Bollywood stars.
Krushna Abhishek and Govinda
Krushna is a famous comedian and the nephew of the 90s superstar Govinda. He has mentioned his uncle on several occasions in his comedy shows.
Shakti Mohan and Neeti Mohan
Shakti is a well-known actress, dancer and choreographer. She is the younger sister of the famous Bollywood singer Neeti Mohan.
Rohit Roy and Ronit Roy
Rohit has several hit TV shows to his credit. He is the younger brother of famous television and film actor Ronit Roy. He is also the brother-in-law of Bollywood actor Sharman Joshi.
Ruslaan Mumtaz and Anjana Mumtaz
Ruslaan has appeared in both television shows and films. Not many are aware that he is the son of actress Anjana Mumtaz who has appeared in several hit Bollywood movies.
Arya Babbar and Raj Babbar
He is the eldest son of actor-turned-politician Raj Babbar and his first wife Nadira Babbar who is a theatre personality. Arya has appeared in many hit TV shows.
Anup Soni and Raj Babbar
As host of the immensely popular Sony channel’s Crime Patrol, Anup Soni is a well-known TV personality. The actor has a strong Bollywood connection as he is married to actor-politician Raj Babbar's daughter Juhi.
Preetika Rao and Amrita Rao
Preetika Rao became a household name, thanks to her role as Aaliya Zain Abdullah in Beintehaa. The actress is the younger sister of Bollywood beauty Amrita Rao.
Ishita Dutta and Tanushree Dutta
Known for playing the role of the female lead in Ek Ghar Banaunga,’ Ishita is the younger sister of former Femina Miss India and Bollywood actress Tanushree Dutta.
Ragini Khanna and Govinda
She is the niece of the famous Bollywood actor Govinda and a cousin of television actors Krushna Abhishek, and Soumya Seth. Ragini is also the proud granddaughter of the classical singer Nirmala Devi.
Surilie Gautam and Yami Gautam
Surilie was seen as Geet in Sony TV’s Meet Mila De Rabba. She is the sister of renowned Bollywood diva Yami.
Purbi Joshi, Sari Joshi and Ketki Dave
Purbi Joshi is the daughter of National Award-winning diva Sarita Joshi and actor Praveen Joshi and sister of Ketki Dave. She is also a cousin of Bollywood actor Sharman Joshi.
Purab Kohli and Shekhar Kapur
Purab made his name in both the TV and film industry. But what many people don’t know is that he is the nephew of the famous filmmaker, Shekhar Kapur.
Karanvir Bohra and Ram Kumar Bohra
Karanvir Bohra is a television actor who has acted in many TV soaps. He is the grandson of actor/producer/filmmaker Ram Kumar Bohra. Producer, Sunil Bohra is his first cousin.
Nimai Bali and Sanjay Dutt
Nimai has a close connection with the “Dutts” of Bollywood. His maternal uncle is the late Sunil Dutt and by extension, he is also a close cousin of Sanjay Dutt.
Arti Singh and Govinda
Aarti Singh is another one of Govinda’s niece who has made it in the television industry.
Somya Seth and Govinda
Another member of the Govinda family, Somya Seth is best known for her role as the protagonist in the Navya.
Ayub Khan and Dilip Kumar-Saira Banu
Ayub Khan is both a Bollywood as well as a television actor, although he is known for acting in television mainly. He is the son of veteran actors Begum Para and Nasir Khan. He is the nephew of legendary Bollywood actors Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu.
Niketan Dheer-Kratika Sengar and Pankaj Dheer
Niketan and Kratika are well-known faces of the television world. Not many are aware that Niketan is renowned film actor Pankaj Dheer's son and Kratika is his daughter-in-law.
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