Top 5 Bollywood Celebs Who Have Side Business.
1) Shah Rukh Khan
Shah Rukh Khan is co-chairman of the motion picture production company Red Chillies Entertainment and its subsidiaries. His production company produces films and its VFX division offers VFX and animation services to other production houses and filmmakers. Shah Rukh Khan is also the co-owner of the Indian Premier League cricket team Kolkata Knight Riders. Khan acquired ownership rights for the franchise in 2008 in partnership with Juhi Chawla, who has been her co-star in many successful films. KKR is one of the richest teams in the IPL, with a brand value of several million. Shah Rukh Khan is also an award show host and television presenter. He endorses a number of brands from where he makes a hell of a lot of money.
2) Shilpa Shetty
Shilpa Shetty in one of the renowned actresses of Bollywood. She has been in the industry for 23 years. She is one of the fittest women of our country. She promotes yoga as the best health exercise. She launched yoga video of herself. Apart from Bollywood she is/was the co-owner of IPL team Rajasthan Royals. She and her husband also have some other business chains including latest “Best TV deals”, Food chain in UK, Gold business, viaan mobiles, real state business.
3) Suniel Shetty
The actor Suniel Shetty is also a film producer and entrepreneur. The actor first ventured into the business of fitness and opened many gyms across the country. He also owns a film production house named Popcorn Entertainment. The actor is also an owner of Mischief, a series of boutiques. Suniel also runs several restaurants in the Mumbai. He has ventured into designing and development of luxury real estate projects through his company S2 Reality.
4) Ajay Devgn
The intense and talented Ajay Devgn has very wisely invested a certain percent of his money in a number of ventures. The actor is a part investor in the Charanaka solar project in Gujarat. Ajay along with the Roha Group invested multi-crores in the 25 MW plant. Set up in a record period of just eight months, the plant is functional from December 31, 2011. In addition to that, Ajay also owns a production house called Ajay Devgn Films. Established in the year of 2000, its maiden venture was Raju Chacha (2000) featuring Mr. Devgn and his wife Kajol. Ajay Devgn also owns a VFX Studio.
5) Salman Khan
Other than for his movies and Bigg Boss, Salman Khan is also known for his NGO “Being Human”. The Being Human brand is licensed to Mandhana Retail Ventures, which operates dozens of outlets in various cities selling fashion accessories and apparel. He has a production company by the name of “Salman Khan Production” as well. Salman has a 5% stake in Yatra.com, which is an ad-for-equity deal. For the uninitiated, an ad-for-equity clause entails promoting and marketing the brand.