Making a successful career in Bollywood is not an easy task. Every day hundreds of youngsters come to Mumbai with their dreams to make a name in Bollywood industry but only a few get the success. But if you have some Godfather in the industry then it gets little easier but that doesn't mean that you will be a successful actor or actress as we have seen such examples as well. Let's not divulge into that discussion as today we are going to discuss most powerful families of Bollywood who are like giant pillars of our entertainment industry. Take a look:
Anil Kapoor and family
Let's start with Kapoors - Anil Kapoor and Boney Kapoor. Both these brothers have a significant importance in Hindi Film Industry as Boney Kapoor is a successful producer of many hit films, Anil Kapoor is equally active with his acting skills and now their kids have also made their impression in the industry. Arjun Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor, Rhea Kapoor and Harshvardhan Kapoor are now a well-known name in Bollywood.
Javed Akhtar and family
Ace lyricist and film writer Javed Akhtar and his family come next on this list. Javed Akhtar's first wife Honey Irani is also an actress and screenwriter, his second wife Shabana Azmi doesn't need any introduction and same goes for his children Zoya Akhtar and Farhan Akhtar, who are equally talented and make great contributions to the industry with their skills.
Shilpa Shetty and family
Shilpa Shetty, husband Raj Kundra and sister Shamita Shetty are next on this list. A successful actress turned producer, entrepreneur and now an author Shilpa is a multi-talented woman, who gets all the support from her businessman husband Raj Kundra.
Rishi Kapoor and family
Rishi Kapoor and family is next on the list. Rishi Kapoor has a successful career and his wife Neetu Singh and now his son Ranbir Kapoor is also continuing the legacy of his parents.
Akshay Kumar and family
Akshay Kumar and family comes next on the list. Akshay has established himself in the industry not only as an actor but also as a successful producer. Now his wife Twinkle Khanna has also ventured into film production and has already tasted the success as a producer.
How can we forget talking about Deols when compiling a list of most respected Bollywood families. Dharmendra was a heartthrob of his times and known as the He-man of Bollywood. His acting skills were par excellent and his dialogues still rule our minds. His second wife Hema Malini was the dream girl of many and one of the most beautiful actresses Bollywood has ever witnessed. Dharam Paaji's sons Sunny and Bobby Deol have worked in many movies and proved their talent while Esha couldn't establish herself as well and preferred settling down instead of pushing her luck. Ahaana, Hema's younger daughter never touched the glamour world and is happy in her married life. We hope the legacy continues and we get to see Sunny and Bobby's kids entertaining us as well as their predecessors.
Ekta Kapoor and family
Yesteryears' most successful actor Jeetendra and his family are next on the list. His daughter Ekta Kapoor is known as the most successful producer of TV industry. Son Tusshar is also contributing his bit with his acting skills. After reigning the TV industry now Ekta Kapoor has ventured into Bollywood and Digital Platforms as well and she is ruling these territories as well.
Amitabh Bachchan and family
When talking about the powerful Bollywood families, the Bachchans cannot be left behind. The megastar Amitabh Bachchan is a legend in himself while his wife Jaya has been the most admired actresses of her times. Abhishek is also doing quite well though hasn't been able to match his father's image and daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has added more power and style to the already renowned family. The family is known for their ever-stylish personality and glam quotient.
Shah Rukh Khan and family
Though Shah Rukh Khan is the lonely warrior on this list still he holds the title of the most powerful person in the industry. His wife Gauri Khan is into interior decoration business but Shah Rukh's production house Red Chillies Entertainment produces films under her name.
Salman Khan and family
Yet another among the most powerful Bollywood families is that of the Khans. Salim Khan, the head of the family, was a successful scriptwriter in his times and his second wife Helen was the most sought-after actress when it came to western dance numbers. Salim's sons, Salman, Arbaaz and Sohail have carried forward the legacy with Salman being the most successful of all. Atul Agnihotri, another popular actor of yesteryears is the son-in-law of the family and married to Salman's sister Alvira Khan. Now Aayush Sharma husband of Salman's sister Arpita Khan is also making his Bollywood debut with 'Loveratri' produced by Salman Khan Films.