Looking slim and perfect is almost a prerequisite today if you want to be a part of the glamorous film industry. No matter what role you play in a film, your body must be able to adapt to the physical transformations to suit it, if you want to survive here that it. There are some Bollywood stars who did not always look their sexy and hot as we see them today. Some were so obese that one would never think they would have it in them to become future film stars. Here are some unbelievable stories of weight loss transformations that left every one in awe!
The gorgeous slim and petite sweetheart of Bollywood was once a chubby overweight teenager that one thought had only one interest, that was eating. Alia soon became conscious of her weight when people started talking about it. The last straw was when Karan Johar offered her his film Student Of The Year only if she could loose a lot of weight and look perfect. That made the Gully Boy actress determined to shut the critiques and she lost 16 kgs to look what she looks like today.
The son of famous Bollywood producer Boney Kapoor was perhaps destined to join the Hindi film industry but with an obese body and no discipline over his eating, he hardly had a chance. The 140 kgs flabby kid then went to Salman Khan for help, who guided him to loose a whopping 50 kgs before he made his debut in YRF’s Ishaqzaade.
The cute daughter of Saif Ali Khan and Amrita Singh was not always this slim and trim. She was a huge girl as a teen and apart from struggling with her weight also battled PCOS. The Coolie No 1 actress then decided to join films and lost all the weight by replacing pizzas with salads, fried chicken with healthy baked proteins and did intense work outs with some of the best trainers to achieve the look she has today
Sonam Kapoor was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes at a young age and decided she needed to make some lifestyle changes ASAP. She was overweight and awkward too. It was when Sanjay Leela Bhansali saw her beautiful face when she was working as his assistant director, he offered her Saawariya. It was however on the condition that she lost at least 15 kgs. Sonam worked hard to look this good and has never looked back since.
With a beautiful face and lots of confidence, Sonakshi Sinha only had one flaw that stopped her from becoming an actress; her obesity. It was when Salman Khan asked to drop oodles of weight to be part of his home production Dabangg, that the actress took it seriously and worked hard under his guidance and advice.
This Katrina Kaif look-a-like was famously called ‘Fatrina’ by trolls because of her overweight body. Zareen however took all the criticism in her stride positively and worked on herself. Today the Aksar 2 actress is one of the hottest in Bollywood.