Books are an important tool that shape the minds of youngsters. Despite the youth’s addiction to social media, books are still loved by youngsters and especially if they are written by their favorite actors. Bollywood celebrities have the power to influence the youth and they have succeeded immensely in doing so. By writing books they are helping this generation to inculcate the habit of reading. Here are our Bollywood celebrities who have penned down their experiences and shared them with us:
1. Twinkle Khanna.
The magnificent beauty, Twinkle Khanna is not just a name in the Bollywood industry. The 2016 Outlook Award winner for the most inspiring woman of the year, is an interior designer, film producer, columnist, actress and an author. Is there anything she has not done? She has so far written two outstanding books: The Legend of Lakshmi Prasad and Mrs Funnybones. Her books always have ladies as the protagonist and can be very well related to especially when we are living in a typical Indian society. Both her books have an impressive plot which does not let the readers keep the book down.
2. Emraan Hashmi.
Emraan Hashmi, known for his bold and unorthodox acting, is one of the most famous and highly paid actors in Bollywood. He is not just a successful actor but also a good writer. His book, The Kiss of Life: How a Superhero and My Son Defeated Cancer, is a beautiful book that touches and melts our hearts to the core. In his book, he has penned down his journey from a confused teenager to an established actor. He also shares the most difficult time of his life, when his son was battling with cancer. It is one of the most heart warming and inspiring book that will leave a huge impact on you.
3. Shilpa Shetty Kundra.
Shilpa Shetty Kundra is one the fittest Bollywood actresses. She is a well known actress, dancer, model and reality show judge. Now with the help of international health expert and lifestyle coach, Luke Coutinho, she has written a book named The Great Indian Diet. The books tells us that we need not follow western diets when we have everything we need in India. It also tells us how the perfect balance of nutrients present in the Indian food is perfect for a healthy life. It also provides us with diet schedules for burning fat. Shilpa Shetty Kundra and her book are definitely a motivation for a healthy lifestyle.
4. Ayushmann Khurrana.
Ayushmann Khurrana, loved by all the youngsters, is an actor, singer, TV anchor and now an author. He is also the winner of Roadies which has made him extremely famous among the youth. He is absolutely the man who can influence and encourage the youth to step up their reading game. He has written a book which is everything for an aspiring actor. His book Cracking The Code: My Journey To Bollywood is a step-by-step guide for you to enter into the Bollywood industry. Tons of youngsters would get inspired by this piece of work by their favorite actor.
5. Sonali Bendre.
Sonali Bendre is one of the most beautiful Bollywood actresses from the 90’s. She is also a model, has appeared in TV shows and now is also an author. Her book The Modern Gurukul: My Experiments with Parenting, is a beautiful book that discusses the worries of a modern day mother regarding her children. How to deal with your child’s diet, studies and recreational activities? Sonali Bendre’s book gives you her experiences with her children. It is a book that openly talks about a mother who wants the absolute best for her child, and has definitely won its readers’ hearts.
6. Anupam Kher.
Anupam Kher without any doubt is one of the most phenomenal actors in the Bollywood industry. His work speaks for himself and also it is backed by a huge list of awards that he has won. A true actor who has invested his soul in writing a book, has penned down his own life experiences that inspire and motivate us deeply. His book, The Best Thing About You Is You! is a wonderful book that will act as a guide to life. It talks about serious and important issues like dealing with relationships, conquering stress, coping with loss and death etc. It is a must read for everyone because it is a well written book that has the ideas and opinions of a leading actor and a brilliant human being.
7. Naseeruddin Shah.
Naseeruddin Shah, a mind blowing film and stage actor, director and author, is well known in the Bollywood industry for his outstanding roles in various movies. His book, And Then One Day: A Memoir, tells us about his experiences of life. His life as a struggling actor, his relationships, his school adventures and memories with directors and other actors are penned down beautifully in his book. It is loved by people because it is funny, amusing and most importantly honest. Definitely a must read!