Bollywood movies and their stars have gained ground all over the world especially, America, Europe, Australia, the Persian Gulf and other parts of Asia as well. Proof of the worldwide popularity of Bollywood stars is the fact that they have made their presence in Hollywood as well.

But did you know that many of the most loved superstars have not been born in India?

 1.Akshay Kumar

So it might come off as a shock when you get to know that the National Award winner is Canadian by birth. From a young age, Akshay was recognized as a performer, particularly a dancer. He grew up in Delhi’s Chandni Chowk, and later he moved to Mumbai where he lived in Koliwada and became a star.

  2.Katrina Kaif

Katrina Kaif was born in Hong Kong on 16 July 1983. Her father Mohammed Kaif is a British businessman of Kashmiri, and her mother Suzanne is an English lawyer and charity worker.

3.Deepika Padukone

Deepika Padukone was born on 5 January 1986 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Her father Prakash and mother Ujjala were Konkani-speaking.

4. Imran Khan

Imran Khan was born on 13 January 1983 in Madison, Wisconsin, United States. His father, Anil Pal is a software engineer and mother Nuzhat Khan (a Bengali) is a psychologist.

5.Alia Bhatt

Born into the Bhatt family, she is the daughter of filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt and actress Soni Razdan. The Student of the Year actress was born in the UK.