Take a look at these interesting names of your beloved stars:

Amitabh Bachchan


Well Big B lovers please don't get shocked but in reality Amitabh Bachchan's real name is  'Inquilab Srivastav'. The megastar name was changed to Amitabh and surname too changed to Bachchan by his father, Harivansh Rai Bachchan.  

Salman Khan


Are you ready for another jolt? The Dabangg Khan of Bollywood our Sallu Bhai jaan whom you popularly recognise as Salman Khan,  real name is 'Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan'.

Aamir Khan

Bollywood's Mr Perfectionist even perfectly changed his name too. Don't be surprised but his real name is 'Mohammed Aamir Hussain Khan'.



Okay! So the sensational star from South India, whom we know as Rajnikanth, is actually born as 'Shivaji Rao Gaekwad'.

Shahid Kapoor


Shahid Kapoor also leads the list of actors who changed their actual names. Shahid's real name is Shahid Khattar. Well, Mira Rajput are you listening!

Ajay Devgn


The Bollywood Singham, Ajay Devgn's real name is 'Vishal Veeru Devgan'. Surprising right?

Hrithik Roshan:


Popularly known as Greek god Hrithik's original name too is not what you know. In reality his name is Hrithik Nagrath. Well, we would prefer Roshan only!

Preity Zinta


The dimple-beauty of Bollywood Preity Zinta's actual name is 'Preetam Singh Zinta'. The actress later changed her name to Preity Zinta.



Bollywood veteran actress Rekha's real name is 'Bhanurekha Ganesan'. Well, the actress decided to adopt a new name which was Rekha.

Akshay Kumar


Bollywood's popular action star Akshay Kumar also changed his real name. His  actual name is 'Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia'. Well, glad he changed it, because for sure it would have not suited his current Bollywood personality.




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