Indian film industry is the largest film industry in the world. Every year, thousands of movies are released in India, and actors from around the globe work in our films. Yet, you may be surprised to know, that some of our favorite actors, who you thought were Indian, are actually not Indian! Keep scrolling down to read the list of 10 actors/actresses of B-town who are actually not Indian citizens!
The International Khiladi is actually International, not Indian. He was born in Amritsar and brought up in Delhi, but recently gave up Indian citizenship. He is now legally a foreigner; specifically a Canadian citizen!
The stunning Nargis Fakhri holds an American passport. She’s a true-blue American and even appeared on the popular American reality show, CW’s Next Top Model. Bet you didn’t know that!
Imran Khan is a citizen of the United States of America by birth. He recently stated that if he gives up his US passport, he will be required to pay 10 years’ tax in advance! Let’s see where that goes.
It’s a relatively well-known fact that Katrina Kaif is of British nationality. The reigning queen of Bollywood was born in Hong Kong and has stuck to her British roots legally too.
This one’s no surprise either! Jacquelin Fernandez was born in Bahrain and is a citizen of Sri Lanka! She actually won the Miss Universe Sri Lanka beauty pageant in 2006.
Alia, the youngest star of the Bhatt family, is not Indian too! Because of her mother, Soni Razdan, who is of British origin, Alia is a Britisher with a British passport too!
Sunny Leone was born in Canada to Punjabi parents. While she moved to India and made waves in Bollywood, she still stays a Canadian citizen!
Sapna Pabbi of Khaamoshiyaan fame isn’t an Indian either. She hails from London and holds a British passport!
You’d think Monica Dogra embodies all that is desi, but the sizzling singer-actor of Dhobi Ghat fame was born in the USA and holds its passport too!
One of the most successful actresses in Bollywood right now, (and now a rising star in Hollywood too!), Deepika was born in Copenhagen, Denmark, and so was born Danish by law. She is rumored to have held a Denmark passport until very recently, before trading it in for Indian citizenship!
So these were the 10 celebrities who are actually not Indian citizens, yet integral names in Bollywood! Tell us what you think in the comments!