Famous Child Artistes of Indian Cinema
Neetu Singh started her career in the year 1968 with the film Do Kaliyan as baby Sonia. Her work was well acclaimed and she proved herself at an early age and became one of the most versatile actresses with films like Rafoo Chakkar, Deewar and Amar Akbar Anthony among others.
Sridevi started her career in the year 1967 with the Tamil film Kandan Karunai. She grew up to become one of the finest actresses of Bollywood with film like Lamhe and Challbaaz. Her films with Jeetendra and then Anil Kapoor saw some of the biggest hits of the 80’s and 90’s.
Rishi Kapoor and Shashi Kapoor started their careers as child artists, Rishi in 1970 with Mera Naam Joker and Shashi in 1945 with Tabdir. Both the Kapoors had great films like Deewar, Kabhi Kabhi, Bobby, Chandni and so on.
Hrithik Roshan debuted as a child artist in the film Bhagwan Dada and Asha in the year 1980 and 1986. Jugal Hansraj and Urmila Matondkar started their career in Masoom together. Urmila later acted in films like Bhoot, Deewangee and Pyar Tune Kya Kiya.
Kamal Hasan, Ajay Devgan, Aftab Shivadasini and Hanssika have also made their debut as child artistes.