After the success of Kaun Banega Crorepati, it has been seen that famous Bollywood celebrities started coming back to the TV industry as the show host.
The emerging TV industry also became an opportunity for most of the actor turned producers.
Here, we have created a list of famous Bollywood celebrities who turned producers with daily soap serials.
These celebs are famous Bollywood actors and producers who have been part of many good films in Bollywood.
Sanjay Leela Bhansali: Saraswatichandra
Saraswatichandra is a daily soap serial produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. The story is based on Govardhanram Tripathi’s 1887-1901 four-volume novel of the same name.
The show was aired on Star Plus for almost 1 and a half years.
The story revolves around Saraswatichandra and Kumud who agree to arrange marriage but get separated due to some circumstances.
Ajay Devgn: Devi
Devi is an Indian TV series starring Sakshi Tanwar in the lead role. The show was aired on Sony Entertainment for almost 2 years.
The story focused on an orphan named Gayatri who believes in Goddess Durga.
She got married to a spoilt brat Vikram who refused to be with her. The show was produced by Ajay Devgn’s production house.
Neena Gupta: Saans, Ladies Special, Siski
Neena Gupta has been part of many TV series. Later she directed successful TV shows like Saans (1999), Siski in (2000), and Kyun Hota Hai Pyarrr.
She also played the character of Shubha who is the lead actress in the show Ladies Special.
Neena Gupta also ran a theatre production company ‘Sahaj Productions’ in a partnership with actor Rajendra Gupta.
She produced the Hindi play titled Surya Ki Antim Kiran Se Surya Ki Pehli Kiran Tak.
Aamir Khan: Satyamev Jayate
Aamir Khan came into the small screen with his talk show Satyamev Jayate.
It was a chat show where host Aamir Khan interacts with the general public usually discussing social issues of the country. The show was aired on various channels such as Star Network and Doordarshan’s DD National.
The show gained huge popularity because of its unique theme. It continued with 3 hit seasons. The show was produced by Aamir Khan’s production house.
Anil Kapoor: 24
24 is the Indian action thriller series that aired on Colors TV. The show starring Anil Kapoor in the lead role was a big hit.
The story revolves around a drug lord, Haroon Sherchan, who negotiates with the Indian Government to release his brother.
The show has 2 seasons and received good reviews from fans as well as critics. The show was produced by Anil Kapoor himself who played the lead character Jai Singh Rathod.
Aditya Chopra: Mahi Way; Seven; Powder; Lift Kara De; Khotey Sikkey; Rishta.Com, Kismat
Yash Raj Films is one of the biggest banners in Bollywood. Little do you know that there is a YRF television also that has produced many Indian serials.
These shows are promoted by Aditya Chopra.
YRF has an exclusive deal with Sony Entertainment Television who broadcasts many fiction and non-fiction content created by Yash Raj Television.
Hema Malini: Maati Ki Banno
Maati Ki Banno was aired on Colors TV which shows the story of an orphaned girl, Avanti who is searching for her land and family.
The story validates Indian traditional beliefs that show all you need is strong willpower to get whatever you want.
The serials were produced by Hema Malini film production.
Akshay Kumar: Jamai Raja
Jamai Raja is a famous Indian drama series that aired on Zee TV for almost 3 years.
The show was produced by Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar and co-produced by Ashvini Yardi and Meenakshi Sagar. The show was also dubbed in English with the title King of Hearts.
The popular show is reincarnated for its digital release with the title Jamai 2.0 starring Ravi Dubey and Nia Sharma in the lead role.
Shah Rukh Khan: Tere Mere Beech Mein; Parindey
Shah Rukh Khan has been part of many TV series before making his Bollywood debut.
When he became producer, he returned to the TV industry and produced a chat show titled Tere Mere Beech Mein which was a chat show hosted by Farah Khan.
He also produced the show Parindey.
Salman Khan: Nach Baliye And Kapil Sharma Show
Salman Khan as a producer produced two successful shows in the TV industry. He was the producer of celebrity dance reality show Nach Baliye.
Later, he is the co-producer of the famous The Kapil Sharma Show.
He became the producer of the show in the second season of the show.