5 Bollywood Celebs Who Started Their Career As Background Dancers

#2 will shock you.




1) Shahid Kapoor

Shahid Kapoor is one of the finest dancers of Bollywood. In fact, he started his career as a background dancer and performed with actors like Karisma Kapoor, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, etc.. You can spot him as a background dancer in songs like 'Kahin Aag Lage Lag Jaye' of Taal, 'Mujhko Hui Na Khabar' of Dil Toh Pagal Hai.

2) Sushant Singh Rajput

Sushant Singh Rajput was a part of choreographer Shaimak Davar's dancing troop and has performed in various award shows with actors. The M.S Dhoni actor started his Bollywood career as one of the background dancers only. We're def sure you didn't spot him in the title track of the movie Dhoom 2 .

Here look for yourself:

3) Remo D'Souza

Remo, who has been a judge for a dance reality show, Dance India Dance also started his career as a background dancer in the industry. The famous choreographer has performed in many Bollywood films.

4) Farah Khan

Farah Khan is a multi-tasker. She has worked as a choreographer, a producer, a director, an actor and a dancer too. Much to your surprise, she started her career in Bollywood as a background dancer. One can see her along with Govinda in the song 'Hum Hain Naujawan' from the film Sadaa Suhgan, released in 1986.

5) Dia Mirza

In title song of a South film 'En Swasa Kaatre', she played the role of a Background dancer.