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6 Bollywood Celebs Who Were Bullied as Kids

Here are some celebs who'll inspire you to fight the abuse and believe in yourself!

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    Priyanka Chopra

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    Arjun Kapoor

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    Sonakshi Sinha

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    Abhishek Bachchan

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    Hrithik Roshan

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    Karan Johar

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  • PeeCee faced a lot of racist bullying for being a brown kid studying at an American school. She was even called names like "brownie."  Today, the actor has taken Hollywood by the storm. Not to mention herbrilliant performance in Quantico, a primetime show that's aired on one of USA's leading television network. 

  • Long before he got his big Bollywood break, Arjun was ridiculed and bullied for being an obese kid. But the actor used this criticism to motivate himself to workout and shed more than 50 kilos!

  • Sonakshi faced a lot of bullying and body shaming for being overweight. But the Dabangg star took it in stride and followed an extensive weight loss regime, shutting down the bullies for good.

  • Junior Bachchan had a hard time at school too. Being a dyslexic and a slow learner, he was often targeted by bullies. But the Dhoom actor didn't let the traumatic experience bog him down. Today, he's amongst the leading Bollywood actors, having done films like Guru, Refugee, Paa and many more.

  • Hrithik was mocked and bullied mercilessly as a kid for his stammering. The 43-year-old star went for speech therapy to treat the issue. Today, the Kaabil actor is busy rendering others speechless with his hot bod and killer performances!

  • KJo was often taunted and bullied for being overweight. In fact, the character of Laddoo in the movie Kabhie Khushi Kabhie Ghum was based on his own experiences!