A lot of the celebs, as we know them today, the big stars got their start by doing small roles on television and later on, they got discovered. Ankita Lokhande, the very famous small screen actress in making her debut with Manikarnika. But, did you know that there are also celebs who got their big break through television ads?
Loyal to the fairness cream brand, Yami has been the face for the company even before her Vicky Donor days and there are no plans of stopping her even now!
Vidya, got famous through the many commericals she did, including one with Madhavan. One of the earliest ads of hers was for Gits Idli and one for Surf Excel, where she played a concerned mother.
A lot of people don't remember this now but the actor got an early break when he appeared in this short ad for Cadbury Bournvita.
The lady with the ever bubbly and gorgeous smile, Preity became a sensation after her appearance as the Liril Girl!
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Do you remember seeing Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in this old Camlin Pencils commercial? Look how pretty is she!
Just the perfect marketing for the brand, Deepika shot for a funny toothpaste commercial for CloseUp before Om Shaanti Om.
Disha, who achieved overnight stardom after her brief role in the movie Dhoni is the cute girl from Cadbury Silk commercials. That's when she was first discovered.
The mystery girl in Shoojit Sircar's October, which will also star Varun Dhawan is Banita, who became instantly famous after her commercial for Wrigley's Spearmint.
Shahid Kapoor and Ayesha Takia
Talk about the power of two! The actors, who were also seen together in the film Dil Maange More first appeared together in a Complan commercial.
Since making an appearance in this old Spinz Talc commercial, Anushka Sharma has surely come a long way!