There is an astonishing amount of information to keep surprising us for the rest of our lives! There are link-ups, break-ups, public spats, sudden reconciliations, the unlikeliest of rumors coming true and so on. Apart from this news, there are other things like the fact that many of our beloved Bollywood stars aren’t citizens of India at all! Continue on to know more!
1. Imran Khan
Imran Khan is a citizen of the United States of America by birth. If he gives up his US passport, he will be required to pay 10 years’ tax in advance!
2. Alia Bhatt
Alia holds a British passport. She acquired the citizenship of the country, as her mother, Soni Razdan is of British origin.
3. Nargis Fakhri
Fakhri Holds an American passport. Being an American citizen she even appeared in CW’s America’s Next Top Model. Now she is a household name in Bollywood.
4. Akshay Kumar
Akshay was born in Amritsar, Punjab, he grew up in Delhi. But he can’t vote in India! That is because he holds a Canadian passport and had to give up his Indian citizenship for the same!
5. Sapna Pabbi
The Khamoshiyan actress hails from London. And like many others, she can’t have an Indian citizenship because of the prohibition of dual citizenship in India.
6. Monica Dogra
This hot Singer/Actor who made her acting debut in Dhobi Ghat is a U.S born Indo-American. Huh, so much for her desi looks!
7. Evelyn Sharma
As her name probably hints, she is half-Indian and half-German and was born in Frankfurt, Germany. She completed her education in the United Kingdom before finding her true calling in the glamorous world of Bollywood.
8. Katrina Kaif
The most photographed woman in India, Katrina Kaif, was born in Hong Kong, is of British nationality and is blooming in India. Hell, we can even call her the queen of Bollywood!
9. Amy Jackson
The light-eyed beauty who is making waves in Bollywood and other languages in India is a British citizen.
10. Deepika Padukone
The actress is not an Indian citizen. Believe it or not, she holds a Danish passport. She was born in Copenhagen, Denmark, Whereas she grew up in Bangalore, India.
11. Jacqueline Fernandez
This Bollywood diva was born in Bahrain and is a citizen of Sri Lanka! She has even won Miss Universe Sri Lanka beauty pageant in 2006.