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Sarah Jane Dias

A successful host, actress and VJ, Sarah is of course an Indian, else how would you explain her winning the Miss India title in 2007. But this multi-talented diva is not a naturally born citizen, it was the skies of Muscat that echoed with her first cries. And here’s a quick bite – she has also donned crown the crown of Miss India Oman before putting on the sash of Miss India.

They are your favourite Indian actors, but are they Indian at all?

When we look at these faces, they strike as one of our own – as though he is the guy that steals glances, as though she is the girl next door.

But you know what? They are not that ‘next door’ at all, for many of our Bollywood celebrities were born in a country afar and a lot of them still hold their foreign citizenships.

Let’s take a look at actors from the Indian movie industry that were either born foreigners or have now taken up a different citizenship.