10 famous parents and their lesser-known kids

Odiha News: Hrithik Roshan, Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhat, Sanjay Dutt are some very well-known star kids who have taken their parent’s fame one step further. But there are star kids who did not taste success as their parents and remained under famed.

Here are 10 lesser-known kids of famous parents.

Raj Babbar

Raj married two times and has three kids. two from first wife Nadira Babbar and one from second wife Smita Patil. Raj Babbar’s three children never made that big as him.

Juhi Babbar started her acting Career in 2003 with the movie Kash Aap Humare Hote opposite Sonu Nigam, but the movie failed miserably at the box office. Then she did a couple of Punjabi and Hindi movies but failed to make a mark. In 2007 she married Bollywood director and screenwriter Vijay Namibiar, but the couple got separated in 2009. Later she got married to Crime Patrol famed Anup Soni. She is 41 now, and her last noted appearance was in Aiyaary as Manoj Bajpayee’s wife.

Arya Babbar like her sister started his career in 2002 in the movie Ab Ke Baras opposite Amrita Rao but the movie did not get success and his career never took off as he would have liked.

Kader Khan

Kader Khan was one of the most famous writers, directors, and actors in Bollywood but his kids did not make a mark like him. Kader Khan acted in over 300 movies in his career and his comic roles with Govinda in the 90s and early 2000s were successful. he has three sons named Sarfaraz Khan, Shahnawaz Khan, and Quddus Khan.

Sarfaraz Khan acted in some movies but never got the success his father achieved. He started his career in the 1993 movie Shatranj as a younger version of his father. His notable role came when he acted in the movie Tere Naam along with Salman khan.

Shahnawaz Khan did some small roles and directed some movies. His debut movie as a director was “In your Arms” produced by Kader Khan. The movie was in English and Hindi but did not do well at the box office.

Sashi Kapoor

Sashi Kapoor was the youngest son of Prithvi Raj Kapoor and the younger brother of Raj and Shammi Kapoor. Sashi was considered one of the most handsome men of his time and acted in several movies. Movies like Deewar, Roti Kapda Aur Makan, Namak Halal were blockbusters among others. Sashi had 2 sons and one daughter. Karan Kapoor, Kunal Kapoor, and Sanjana Kapoor.

All of them tried their hand in movies but nobody got success like their father and finally settled with another job. Karan now works as a photographer and travel blogger.

Kunal Kapoor started his acting career with an English movie but after 1985 he never appeared in the movie till 2015 when after almost 30 years he returned to the big screen in Singh is Bling as Amy Jackson’s father.

Sanjana also acted in some movies like Ustaav, Salam Bombay but she last appeared on the big screen in 1994. She is now into theatre more and unlike his cousin brothers, Rishi Kapoor or Randheer Kapoor lives away from the limelight.

Shammi Kapoor

Shammi Kapoor the younger brother of Raj Kapoor was known for his energy in the movies has one son and a daughter named Aditya Raj Kapoor and Kanchan Ketan Desai. Aditya was into direction and Kanchan is into film production as she is married to famous film producer Ketan Desai.

Dev Anand

Dev Anand was one of the famous actors in his era and considered as one of the superstar trios which included Dev Anand, Raj Kapoor, and Dilip Kumar.

Dev Anand had one son and a daughter named Suneil Anand and Devina Anand. Sunil started his acting career in 1984 with the movie Anand Hi Anand alongside his father, Raj Babbar and Smita Patil. But never got the success that his father achieved and after doing a handful of movies as an actor he tried his hand in Direction.

Manoj Kumar

Manoj Kumar was born in 1937 in Abbottabad, which is in present-day Pakistan. His real name was Harikrishna Giri Goswami. He named his name after being inspired by a film by Manoj Kumar Dilip Kumar. Manoj Kumar did many big films in the 60s and 70s. The 1965 Sahid was based on Bhagat Singh’s life, proved to be 1 milestone in his life. After that, Manoj Kumar did many patriotic films such as Upkar, Purab Paschim, Roti Kapad, Aur Makan. People also know Manoj Kumar by the name of Mr. Bharat, which was due to his patriotic films.

Manoj Kumar has two sons named Kunal Goswami and Vishal Goswami. Kunal did some films in the initial days, but he could not prove to be much of a hit, and later, he quit acting and was involved in the business. Similarly, Vishal Goswami also has his business and stayed away from acting.

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