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Kriti Sanon

Before entering Bollywood, the 28-year-old actress completed her B. Tech degree from Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, Noida. Just around that time she started taking up ad-hoc modeling gigs, the TV commercials of Vivel, Amul, Close Up being few of them. Soon she found herself walking prestigious ramps of Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week, India International Jewelry week, and Chennai International Fashion week and in 2014, Kriti bagged her first movie, 1: Nenokkadine.

11 engineers who gave up the 9-to-5 and chased their Bollywood dream

The obsession over engineering as a career is devouring this country and its youth, for no other talent is recognized by parents and teachers these days.

While art, music, sports are losing its potential champions to coding and the chase for H1B, there are engineers who gave up on that lucrative job to pursue their passion.

Meet 11 of them from Bollywood.