20 Bollywood Celebs And Their Hidden Talents That Have Nothing To Do With Acting

January 13, 2016 — by Team PeppyStory

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We assume that all our Bollywood stars have a posh lifestyle, live in the lap of luxury and are the luckiest souls on the planet with so much name, fame and money. Well, that part is true, but nothing comes in life that easy, does it? The amount of hard work that these stars put in to entertain us is really commendable. But, apart from being great at acting, some of these celebrities have hidden talents that they excel in. And, these talents are nowhere related to acting.

Wondering who these celebrities are and what they can do? Well, here is the list that will leave you amazed!

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#1. Riteish Deshmukh

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An actor, a producer and a great mimic, this star also has a degree in architecture and practiced it for a year before entering into films. He not only has designed Shah Rukh Khan’s office, but helped Karan Johar to zero in on the things for his pad too!

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#2. Salman Khan

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Bhaijaan can paint and that too superbly well. Be it sketching, shading or painting abstracts, he is a truly gifted artist; an all-rounder!

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#3. Priyanka Chopra

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Isn’t she so ‘exaaaawtic’? Well, what all this woman can do is truly exceptional. A self-made celebrity, she made a mark for herself globally by launching her international album and singing alongside Akon. And, her recent title track for the film, Dil Dhadkne Do, surely made all hearts go dhak dhak!

#4. Nargis Fakhri

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This gorgeous beauty has been raised in New York City, and has travelled the world since a very young age, and is an awesome rapper!

#5. Akshay Kumar

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So, he is a martial arts expert and a great cook, and this is what we know about him till now. But, did you know that he also is an awesome photographer and practices photography whenever possible?

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#6. Juhi Chawla

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Along with having a beautiful face and a charming smile, this Bollywood diva also has a soothing and mesmerising voice and is a trained classical singer.

#7. Vidya Balan

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A bold and versatile actress, Vidya, also has a keen interest in poetry and loves to write. She is also a hilarious mimic.

#8. Alia Bhatt

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Remember her magical voice in the song, Samjhawan? She can sing and that too superbly well. What’s more? The music legend, A.R. Rahman, too feels that just with a little more training, this girl can give all the singers a run for their money!

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#9. Shilpa Shetty

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She acts, she dances, she looks after her child, is a businesswoman, a yoga instructor… phew! And, if that was not enough, she can cook amazingly well. All we can say is that Raj Kundra is a really lucky man!

#10. Aamir Khan

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Mr. Perfectionist had to be good in something that too requires a great mind and perfection to the core! So, chess had to be his area of expertise. He also once played a match with the chess Grandmaster of India, Vishwanathan Anand.

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#11. Ali Zafar

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You already knew that he acts well and sings even better. But, what you did not know was that he paints exceptionally well too!

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#12. Ayushmann Khurrana

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A host, an actor, a singer, a musician and the list does not seem to end. This boy is one hell of a package and he also happens to be a lyricist!

#13. Farhan Akhtar

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Image Courtesy: Dil Dhadakne Do

Not that you were unaware of his talents, but excluding this all-rounder from the list seemed unfair! So, meet the actor-cum-singer-cum-dancer-cum-director-cum-producer-cum-screenwriter-cum-lyricist… phew!

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#14. Kangana Ranaut

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Our Queen can cook, and boy she cooks really well! So, presenting to you the master chef, Kangana Ranaut!

#15. Yami Gautam

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Did you know that along with being a talented actress, Yami also happens to be an interior decorator, just like Twinkle Khanna and Sussanne Khan!

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#16. Shahid Kapoor

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This boy just does not stop impressing us. Along with being a wonderful actor and an absolute delight to watch when he is dancing, he is also a rocking DJ. So, party tonight anyone?

#17. Shraddha Kapoor

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Teri galiyaan, galiyaan teri galiyaan… don’t you want to hear that song on repeat mode all the time? Need we say more?

#18. Saif Ali Khan

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The Nawab of Bollywood is an exceptional guitar player and that is no secret. We are sure he keeps his Begum entertained with his awesome music all the time. Lucky Bebo!

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#19. Randeep Hooda

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If looking at this tall, dark and handsome hunk did not get you sweating already, imagine him riding a horse. Yes that’s how hot this man is! He owns six horses and happens to be an ace polo player. How we wish we could see him play once!

#20. Sonu Nigam
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Not only he has the most melodious and mesmerising voice, he can also mimic the voices of all the other famous singers in the industry. And, he does it so well that you can hardly make out the difference between the original and the mimicry.

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Well, this was all from our side about the hidden talents of some of the most popular Bollywood celebs. If you have some more names to add to this list, then do not shy away from doing so by dropping a line in the comments section below!