Parineeti Chopra, born in Haryana, received her early education at Convent of Jesus and Mary in Ambala Cantonment. At the age of 17, she then moved to London with a dream of becoming an investment banker. Parineeti holds a triple honors degree in finance, business, and economics from Manchester Business School in the UK. She then returned back to India in 2009 and joined Yash Raj Films as a public-relations consultant, before delving into films.
Varun Dhawan, son of acclaimed filmmaker David Dhawan had no plans of becoming an actor. He holds a degree in Business Management from Nottingham Trent University, UK. Before his acting debut, Varun had worked as an assistant director to Karan Johar on his directorial My Name Is Khan.
Shruti Haasan, daughter of superstar actor Kamal Hassan, born and brought up in Chennai, did her schooling at Abacus Montessori School. She has studied psychology at St. Andrew’s College. Eventually, Shruti shifted her focus to music and films and went on to undergo training for the same in California. She made her first appearance in the movie, Hey Ram. She is also the vocalist of the rock band, The Extramentals.
Popular Bollywood actress Vidya Balan holds a Bachelor’s degree from St. Xavier’s College. She also holds a Master’s degree in Sociology from Mumbai University. While Vidhya was pursuing her education director Anurag Basu offered her a role in a soap opera, but she rejected it as she wanted to complete her studies and later venture into movies.