Politics and cinema have a long-standing relationship. Even though these two are two different jobs of the world but somewhere they connect with each other. In films we often see actors in the role of politicians whether old or new all the stars have played the role of some or the other leader on the silver screen. Today we are going to tell you about some such stars who have spread their brilliance in films as well as politics and are still associated with politics.
Hema Malini (Film Stars Entered Politics)
Bollywood actress Hema Malini is the BJP candidate from the Mathura Lok Sabha seat. Hema has proved her mettle in Hindi cinema and is now taking the political plunge. Apart from Hema her husband and actor Dharmendra has also turned to politics but the actor left politics after a while. He has been active in politics as well as films for a long time.
Sunny Deol (Film Stars Entered Politics)
Dharmendra elder son Sunny Deol recently joined politics. Sunny Deol is the BJP candidate from Gurdaspur Lok Sabha constituency in Punjab. Recently his missing posters were also put up in his constituency. Sunny has also made a great comeback on the big screen this year and her film Gadar 2 had changed the season of the box office.
Actress Smriti Irani who ruled the TV industry as Tulsi for many years runs the coin in politics today. The actress has shown her strength not only in acting but also in politics and today she is counted among the big faces of BJP. Smriti Irani had defeated Congress president Rahul Gandhi in Amethi in the Lok Sabha elections.
Mithun Chakraborty (Film Stars Entered Politics)
Veteran actor Mithun Chakraborty has entered politics. The actor-turned-politician joined the BJP just ahead of the Bengal elections. Mithun has also made people crazy with his work in the film industry and even today he appears in TV shows.
Actor-turned-politician Urmila Matondkar popularly known as the Rangeela girl has quit acting. The actress had also contested the Lok Sabha elections in the year 2019 from the seat of Congress. But he was defeated in the election.
Jaya Bachchan (Film Stars Entered Politics)
After Hema Malini Jaya Bachchan is also trying her luck in politics. Jaya is part of the Samajwadi Party and has been participating in every debate in Parliament for many years. Like Jaya Amitabh Bachchan has also stepped into politics and won the Allahabad seat. But while Jaya is active in politics Big B has shown more activism in films than politics.
These stars are lucky (Film Stars Entered Politics)
Stars like Rekha Raj Babbar Shatrughan Sinha Paresh Rawal Govinda Sanjay Dutt Jaya Prada Ravi Kishan Manoj Tiwari Nusrat Jahan Kamal Haasan Rajinikanth have also tried their luck in politics. While some of them are active in politics today some have gone back to the film world from politics. However now there are reports of many superstars entering politics even before the Lok Sabha elections 2024 in which the name of a well-known actress like Madhuri Dixit is at the top.