Sushant Singh Rajput was auditioned and given a role in the serial Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil after the casting team spotted him in a theatre group. The first character he played got popular but was killed early in the show. However, the serial Pavitra Rishta made him a household name in the country. In 2011 he quit the show to enter the film industry. Since 2013 Sushant has done movies like Kai Po Che, Shuddh Desi Romance, PK, M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story, etc.
Do you remember the girl on the right in 'Shakalaka Boom Boom'? The cute Karuna from this serial had completely transformed by the time she debuted in Aap Kaa Surroor movie in 2007.