All of us have our own fears, whether it is a reasonably rational fear or one that we'd rather not admit we have. Well, our B-Town celebs are no different! We bring to you the fears of your favorite Bollywood stars. At the end of the day, everyone has something they are afraid of, whether a minor thing like a spider or something more life threatening!
talking about fears the first one to pop up in mind is none other than the Ooh-la-la girl Vidya Balan, who is terrified
of cats. Such is the intensity of her fear that she would rather not talk about
cats at all. It wouldn't even be right to call it a fear, Vidya has Ailurophobia
- the irrational fear of cats. Vidya took everyone by surprise at a magazine
shoot in Kamalistan Studios when she refused to come out of her vanity van till
the cat outside was out of her sight!
an actor comes with a package, from acting in various genres of films to
dancing on desi beats. Would you have
ever thought that one of Bollywood's finest actor would be scared of dancing?
Well, here it is. The Khiladi #1, Akshay
Kumar gets really anxious when he has to dance! Apparently, knowing he has to
dance really scares and stresses him! Prabhu Deva, the director of
Akshay's hit film Rowdy Rathore,
says the latter is comfortable with action and acting, but he feels stressed
out when it comes to dancing.
Kapoor, the leading lady of Indian Cinema today is scared of bike stunts!
The chammak challo girl has admitted
so in an interview sharing her fear of bike rides! However, she's been working
on the fear! Talking about a bike stunt she did with Akshay Kumar in Kambakkt Ishq, where she had to stand up
on a speeding bike which he was driving, she exclaimed how fun it was! Further
mentioning a bike stunt in her recent release Agent Vinod, Bebo said that she was really excited to do the stunt
with Saif! Looks like, Kareena is one of those few who are able to overcome
about conquering fears, we have Bollywood's resident casanova, Ranbir Kapoor
who took it as a challenge to overcome his fears of heights while shooting for Rockstar. One of the scenes involving a
concert sequence needed aerial shots of it, but since the director Imtiaz Ali
couldn't be in two places at once and oversee both the aerial and ground shots,
he asked Ranbir to supervise the aerial takes. Ranbir who suffers from vertigo,
overcame his fears and instructed the foreign Director of Photography from a
chopper in the air!
a Jungli Billi ever be scared of
another animal?! Well it seems like the Jungli Bili of Bollywood, Priyanka
Chopra, was scared of horses but her determination to give her best enabled her
to sail through a scene in Drona
where she had to ride a horse with Abhishek Bachchan. Her fear took director
Goldie Behl by surprise as she had never mentioned anything and only got edgy
when the horse was brought up. Praising her determination to overcome her fear,
Behl praised her professional attitude and amazing acting as no one could tell
how scared she truly was once the scene was shot!
who would have thought that one of the most successful actors is still afraid
of failing? It is none other than Shah Rukh Khan who fears failure the most. It
is the fear of failing that guides the actor into working hard for success. He
believes it to be the perfect teacher and says that this fear is what lead him
to succeed in life.
when you are scared of something, it might be considered a good omen in India.
Similarly, the Dreamy Girl, Deepika Padukone has a phobia for snakes. During
one of her shoots, she had a close encounter with a hooded snake. The distance
between them was in attacking range. Even thought the encounter scared her to
death, she chose to be optimistic and considered it a good presage as it is
considered to be.
Laughter makes the world go round
and brightens anyone's day! However, the actress known for her bold on-screen
appearances, Bipasha Basu, might be afraid of her own laughter! Now isn't that
a surprise! She states she took herself by surprise while doing the laughs for Raaz 3.
Barbie, Katrina Kaif can be very typical. The actress has maybe one of the
simplest fears possible. She's scared of darkness! Other than that, she states
she is afraid of heights as well. One would say how ironic it is, seeing the
height of success she stands at today.
the actress who has stolen the hearts of many in quite a short time, Anushka Sharma,
is scared of bikes; something that she has actually been seen on before! Wonder how scared she must be when
she had to ride a bike in her upcoming movie, Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola!
So there you have it folks, the deepest fears of our very own
Bollywood's famous! Some shared some common fears whereas others had
some more personal fears. And finally, many of them seemed to have
either overcome their fears or turned on their great acting skills to
fool us all! It's now time to share your fears with us!
Author: Komal & Khushi
Editors: Areena & Gunia M.