At a time when the world has become a smaller place, film industries seem to be more connected than ever and actors can’t help but be part of crossover cinema, there are still a few who are happy and content with what they have and where they are.
While many big names from the South film industry including Rajinikanth, Chiranjeevi, Ram Charan and Prabhas have dipped toes in the Hindi film industry, a few of them don’t find Bollywood to be their cup of tea and are extremely happy with their respective film industries.
Amidst stars journeying towards the world of Hindi films, here’s looking at a few stars have made it clear that Bollywood is not something they’d want to pursue.
1- Mahesh Babu
Over two years back, it was being rumoured that Mahesh Babu would star in the Hindi remake of Businessman. Clearing the air and putting things in perspective, the actor had clarified that he would only do Telugu films as long as he is acting.
2- Anushka Shetty
Anushka Shetty, who has reportedly denied several offers from the biggies of the Hindi filmdom is content with her successful Tamil and Telugu films. Around two years back, the actress was asked if, like her contemporaries, her plan, too, is to bag a Bollywood project. Anushka had then said, “I have multiple projects in the Tamil and Telugu film industries. I have absolutely no dates for a Bollywood film.”
3- Nivin Pauly
After the Malayalam actor’s picture with filmmaker Anurag Kashyap surfaced online last year, there was strong buzz of a collaboration, but neither of the two confirmed it. He has a huge fan following in Kerela as well as in the Nation. But as of now, he is only focussing on the regional cinema.
4- Allu Arjun
Telugu cinema heartthrob, Allu Arjun has a tremendous fan following not only in the South but across India. He is famoud for his super dance moves epic acting . Right now he has no plans for his Bollywood debut but one thing is for sure, if he ever stars in a Bollywood movie, it will definitely be a massive hit.
5- Naga Chaitanya
The son of Telugu superstar Nagarjuna, the actor has wowed his fans by delivering commendable performances in films. While his father has worked in Bollywood but for now he is only interested in doing regional movies.