Not just amazing acting chops, these Bollywood divas also have a knack for entrepreneurship. This Women’s Day, we bow down to women who took on diverse, strong roles and set remarkable examples to all the women out there. Here are 5 actresses who went on to become successful entrepreneurs.
At this point, the number of women who don’t know and respect Mrs. Funnybones is scarce. After her stint with Bollywood, she did not let herself remain just another Starwife. Today, one can describe her as interior designer, published author, newspaper columnist and mother. Both her books Mrs Funnybones and The Legend of Lakshmiprasad are bestsellers, her interior décor store ‘White Window’ boasts of her unique talent and she writes for leading newspapers like The Times Of India regularly. For her inspiring work, she won the Outlook Award in 2016 for the most inspiring woman of the year.
Being married to a London based entrepreneur, Raj Kundra , did not let Shilpa become complacent. She went on from being a huge Bollywood name to a woman of prolific talents. She co-owns her own chain of fitness spas called IOSIS. Being a fitness fanatic, Shilpa also released her very own yoga DVD which helped women get fit. She and her husband have approximately 11.7% stake in Rajasthan Royals cricket team in the Indian Premier League.