These Bollywood Actresses Turned Entrepreneurs Last Year


The endless hours of shooting in unbearable temperatures, going to and fro at airports to catch flights for movie promotions across cities, always being on a gym schedule never missing a day, actresses life can be considered jam-packed.

There are Bollywood actresses who spoke openly about their stressful lives and how they have no time to breathe especially at the time of the release of a movie. However, still, the divas are looking for something beyond glamour which draws them close to entrepreneurship.

Let’s take a look at the actresses who launched their own businesses in 2016-2017 and they are unstoppable.


Sonam and Rhea Kapoor sisters and besties have been forever popular for their impeccable sense of fashion. Rhea is Sonam’s stylist and together both of them have whipped great red carpet looks. Every Indian girl looks up to them for fashion guide and now the sisters launched their own brand of their clothing line called Rheson. Many celebrities are sporting the brand’s comfortable clothes.


Sunny leone’s move to Bollywood was questioned but she managed to crush them all. And with a successful Bollywood career, she has stepped into entrepreneurship by launching her own brand of perfume, Lust. This affordable perfume brand is already doing good in sales via different retail outlets across India and online marketplaces.

Ms Taken

Kriti Sanon is still climbing her way up in Bollywood while she also takes trips into the clothing industry. She teamed up with entrepreneur Anjana Reddy to launch her brand called Ms. Taken. The idea behind the brand according to Sanon is affordable, casual clothing for women.

Clean Slate films

Anushka Sharma is known for her tremendous work and building a mark for herself in the industry to bold statements on feminism off-screen. Now she is stepping into building an empire of her own starting off with her own production house Clean Slate Films and also will be launching her clothing line. By teaming up with Suditi industries, Sharma will launch the same in stores by October, according to some reports.

Doing it all

Twinkle Khanna might be away from the big screens but her presence is intact. An interior designer and recently turned producer with R Balkhi’s Padman, Twinkle Khanna has production house named, Mrs. Funnybones production. She also is seen in the news for her books as well as her outspoken and funny take on most matters.

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