What If...

Barun Sobti shares with TellyBuzz's What If... what he would have been if not an actor...

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TellyBuzz's What If had an interesting chat with Barun Sobti aka the rude and heartless Arnav Singh Raizada of Star Plus' Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon?

We found out that where how much Arnav Singh Raizada knows what he wants in future, Barun Sobti is quite different from him.

You are sure to have an interesting read this time...

What If...

"I seriously do not know what I would have done had I not become an actor because I know how restless I am in life.

When I was in school, everyone in my class was really intelligent, and looking at them it made me realize that I am going to have the most disastrous future.But I was really good in sports and used to love soccer. But I knew soccer has no good future in India. There was a time when I had even played cricket for Clubs where I played for West Delhi and during those days Karan Wahi was playing for Sonnet.

As time went on, I knew I could not become an engineer and becoming a doctor was  beyond dreams. Had I become a doctor I would have made a pathetic one.

Before I got into acting I was the Collections Manager in a call center and I used to earn a decent living there. But all my friends said I look good and should try my hands in acting and Karan was among them. In fact Karan Wahi, Priyanka Bassi and my wife studied together.

So I thought I should give it a shot and I must say that it was a great risk that has paid off. Even my mother had said that not everyone can become Shah Rukh Khan. But after seeing their son jumping from one job to another, and doing well in everything that I took up, their confidence level was pretty high. Even my wife has the confidence in me.

Today I would like to say that you guys should take what you believe in. If you like acting, take it up especially if you believe in your potential and not just because it might make you happy."

Author: Saranya Valsarajan

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  • Posted on: 24 November 2013 at 11:07am-BarunKiMeera-

    Barun Sobti missing u.. come soon !!!

    2 member(s) Liked the above comment :
    serendipity235, Barun_Addict
  • Posted on: 24 November 2013 at 8:59am-Barun

    Barun Sobti you're the besttt baby! Heart

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    serendipity235, Barun_Addict
  • Posted on: 24 November 2013 at 3:15amOhSiyapaa.

    Barun sobti love yaaa you are just the best

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    serendipity235, OhSiyapaa., Barun_Addict, -Barun
  • Posted on: 24 November 2013 at 2:52amadithyan

    Barun Sobti rocks.Barun Sobti rocks.Barun Sobti rocks.Barun Sobti rocks.

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    serendipity235, OhSiyapaa., adithyan, -Barun
  • Posted on: 08 March 2013 at 4:48am358674

    Barun Sobti rocks !!!!!!

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    serendipity235, arnie002, adithyan, -Barun
  • Posted on: 14 November 2012 at 2:37amprantika

    Well your risk has paid i must say and thanks to you to entertain with your phenomenal performance luv u a lot!!!

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    tutu982, ipkkndeternity, serendipity235, 358674, .Diva.
  • Posted on: 23 October 2012 at 5:54pmnumber1serial

    ommmggg barun sobti loved how ur family and friends supported u

    thanxx to them and ur hardwork that has paid off

    keep rocking barun sobti

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    tutu982, arnie002, ipkkndeternity, serendipity235, 358674, .Diva.
  • Posted on: 04 September 2012 at 9:42pmjurrywhats28

    barun you are just a very different personality.awsome,you make me laugh all the time.love you yaar...

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  • Posted on: 02 June 2012 at 8:12amheyitsnam10898

    barun .. u r not only a good actor but also a great personality we all love u *heart*

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  • Posted on: 02 May 2012 at 12:08pmLyssaPie


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