2017 was a great run for Bollywood with stars, both big and small, spinning money at the box office. Last year was also marked by some great performances by a string of newcomers. It proves that at the end of the day, it is talent that gets one noticed in the industry. And from the looks of it, 2018 also appears really promising, especially with some stunning fresh faces all set to rock the silver screen.
Here’s a List Of 10 Hottest And Youngest Newcomers About To Enter Bollywood In 2018:
1. Utkarsh Sharma
He played the role of Sunny Deol’s son in the blockbuster ‘Gadar’ and now he has grown up and had already started shooting for his first film as a lead actor. Utkarsh Sharma, son of director-producer Anil Sharma, will be making his debut in ‘Genius’, a film directed by his father. The film features a new girl called Ishita opposite him. Apart from the young debutantes, the film has stalwarts like Mithun Chakraborty and Nawazuddin Siddiqui in important roles.
2. Ayush Sharma
Salman Khan’s brother-in-law had been harboring dreams of becoming an actor for a while and now, with his superstar brother-in-law’s support, Ayush is ready to big leap into the movies. His debut film, the interestingly titled ‘Loveratri’ is being produced by Salman Khan Films. With Salman’s support at his back, Ayush can be assured of a smooth debut for himself.
3. Abhimanyu Dassani
Remember Bhagyashree, Salman Khan’s heroine from the movie ‘Maine Pyar Kiya’? The actress disappeared from the silver screen for a long time and resurfaced on television years later. Bhagyashree’s son Abhimanyu will be making his acting debut with ‘Mard Ko Dard Nahin Hota’, an action-comedy that has him paired opposite TV actress Radhika Madan.
4. Banita Sandhu
After working some of the biggest young actresses in India today like Alia Bhatt and Jacqueline Fernandez in the recent past, Varun Dhawan will be seen opposite Banita Sandhu in director Shoojit Sircar’s ‘October’. Banita hails from the UK and has been modeling in India for a while now.
5. Rohan Mehra
The late actor Vinod Mehra is remembered for his strong and sensitive portrayals in films like ‘Ghar’, ‘Jaani Dushman’ and ‘Nagin’ among others. Vinod Mehra actor’s son Rohan will be introduced to the audience in ‘Baazaar’, produced by Nikhil Advani’s Emmay Entertainment and directed by Gaurav K.Chawla.
6. Jhanvi Kapoor
Sridevi is one of the most successful actresses that have ever been in India. Her daughter Jahnvi, who has already made headlines for her fashion sense, is set to make her debut with ‘Dhadak’, the Hindi remake of the Marathi blockbuster ‘Sairat’. ‘Sairat’ was a much-loved film and one loss forward to see whether the Hindi remake manages to replicate the magic of the original.
7. Karan Deol
While Sunny Deol continues to play leading roles in films, his son Karan Deol is ready to showcase his acting skills to the audience. The young Deol will be making his debut in ‘Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas’, a film being produced and directed by Deol. Not much is known about the film barring the fact that it will be a romantic musical set in the Northern hills of India.
8. Radhika Madan
Radhika Madan has been one of the most popular faces on television ever since her show ‘Meri Aashiqui Tumse Hi’ came on the air. Ishaani, the character played her, made her a household name. The actress, who has been on a break from television for a while, will soon be seen in ‘Mard Ko Dard Nahin Hota’, a film produced by Ronnie Screwvala and directed by Vasan Bala.
9. Sara Ali Khan
Saif Ali Khan’s pretty daughter, who lost oodles of weight and trained for a long time to face the cameras will be making her debut in director Abhishek Kapoor’s ‘Kedarnath which is set to release later this year. The film is an inter-faith romance set against the backdrop of the Uttarakhand floods that erupted in 2013.
10. Ishaan Khattar
Ishaan Khattar is actors Rajesh Khattar and Neelima Azim’s son and Shahid Kapoor’s half-brother. Like Sridevi daughter Jahnvi, Rajesh Khattar son Ishaan too makes his debut in ‘Dhadak’ and then portrays the character that was played by the actor Akash Thosar in the original. Ishaan has already finished shooting for Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi’s film ‘Beyond The Clouds’ but ‘Dhadak’ will be his first release as an actor.