We love to explore things about our favourite actors or actresses and believe that their lives are just like bed of roses with lots of fame and glory. But this is not the truth. Our film industry, doesn't adorn only bed of roses as they have their own share of problems and struggles too! Despite of all the hardships, we have seen them keeping a smile always on-screen, battling the real-life fatal illness and hardships. Here is the list of Bollywood actors who battled the fatal illness and came out triumphant.
Shah Rukh Khan
Do you know, King Khan who rules the film industry with all his grace and charm, faced some fatal hardships. He has gone through 8 surgeries in 25 years, including his ribs, ankle, knee, neck, eye and shoulder. Shah Rukh faced tough times but he never failed scoring a massive hit in Bollywood.
The superstar of Bollywood, lately flew to Dubai for the launch of Tubelight’s song and confessed having a facial nerve disorder for the first time. For those who don’t know, the Dabbangg hero is suffering from Trigeminal neuralgia, a condition in which there is severe pain in the face and jaw. Stating his nerve disorder, Salman added, “No matter how much pain you are going through, it made me realise that you can’t put any subtitles, your ligament is torn, you have the flu or that your knee is hurting in any of your scenes. Your fans don’t care about it and that you really need to give your best on screen. Once it’s printed, it’s lifelong.”
Saif Ali Khan
In the beginning of year 2007, Saif Ali Khan was rushed to hospital as he complained about chest pain. Doctors confirmed it as a minor heart attack after observation and that heart problem was speculated to be hereditary among Nawabs.
The veteran actor and Tamil Superstar, Rajinikanth faced a severe health issues in the year 2011. He was even admitted to ICU as he was suffering from exhaustion. But the actor fought back with all his power like he does in his films.
The Dhoom actor made a long escape from some fatal struggles in life. He suffered from brain clot during 2013 but soon get treated well for his illness and recovered fast like a superhero from that ailment. After the launch of his film Krrish 3, Hrithik stated, “I am absolutely fantastic. Even with the hole in my brain, my spirit is intact.” This statement is enough to prove his mettle.
We have witnessed a lot of death hoax about Amitabh Bachchan but once upon a time, the veteran actor was clinically reported almost dead by doctors but the actor supremely fought back and recovered smoothly. After that incident, again in 1984, Amitabh Bachchan was reported suffering from Myasthenia gravis, which totally sent him in depression, weakening his physical and mental strength. But superstars are born with some super powers which concluded Amitabh overcoming all odds.
Abhishek Bachchan had suffered being Dyslexic in his childhood and attended a special school. Eventually, he overcame the disorder and became a skilled actor in Bollywood.