Amidst the chaos of Lok Sabha Elections 2019, we can’t deny the fact of the increasing number of actors entering into the world of politics. From the older Deol brother Sunny to Urmila Matondkar, many celebs have attempted to get into politics over the past few years. Here are 5 Bollywood actors who after a successful career on the big screen, are vying a successful career in politics –
She officially joined BJP in 2004. She is the sitting Member of Parliament from Mathura and just like the last time, she has retained her seat.
- Sunny Deol
The film actor, director and producer is a big fan of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and has joined his party, Bharatiya Janta Party. He was fighting from Gurdaspur in Punjab and won.
- Urmila Matondkar
Urmila is a member of Congress. She was fighting for a seat in North Mumbai which was previously held by Govinda. However, she lost against Gopal Shetty.
- Shatrughan Sinha
Shatrughan Sinha is a member of the INC. He is the father of famous actress Sonakshi Sinha and is famous for a number of movies.
- Smriti Irani
From a model to television actress to a successful politician, Smriti Irani has had quite a journey in her career.