It isn’t easy to have a famous sibling. It is sad how siblings’ fame can consume someone’s whole identity and their identity is limited to being so and so’s brother or sister. Even after working hard and running successful businesses, they are mostly defined by who their sibling is.
Here are five celebrity siblings, who chose to stay away from the limelight and carved their own path and succeeded in it. From Riddhima Kapoor Sahni to Karnesh Sharma, here are some celebrity siblings who became successful entrepreneurs and businesspersons.
Here are 5 siblings of Bollywood celebrities who are successful businesspersons or entrepreneurs
1. Karnesh Ssharma
Karnesh Ssharma might be famously known as Anushka Sharma’s brother. But, in fact, he is a successful producer and co-founder of the production company Clean Slate Filmz. The production house, which was founded in 2013, produced several hit web series including Bulbbul and Paatal Lok. As per Filmfare, Karnesh was initially working in the Indian Merchant Navy before he decided to launch the production company.
Born in one of the most famous Bollywood families, Rhea Kapoor is not only the daughter of Anil Kapoor but also a sibling of Sonam Kapoor Ahuja and Harshvardhan Kapoor. She is a cousin of Arjun Kapoor, Jhanvi Kapoor, and Khushi Kapoor. But, Rhea Kapoor opted to create her own path. She is a successful owner of a high-street fashion brand Rheson and also a popular celebrity stylist. She has been a producer behind successful movies like Veere Di Wedding and Aisha.
As per Elle, Priyanka Chopra Jonas’ brother, Siddharth Chopra launched his restaurant called The Mugshot Lounge in Koregaon Park, Pune after completing a culinary course at a hotel management school in Switzerland. As per his LinkedIn, he is also working as the Manager of Production-Film in Purple Pebble Pictures, a production company founded and run by his sister and mother, Dr. Madhu Chopra.
Daughter of late Rishi and Neetu Kapoor and sibling of Ranbir Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor, Karisma Kapoor, Riddhima Kapoor chose to walk down a different path. Despite hailing from a famous Bollywood family, she made a mark for herself as a successful fashion and jewelry designer. Based out of Delhi, she also owns her personal jewelry line called R Jewellery, which she launched along with Anuj Kapoor of Punjab Jewellers, Mumbai (as per the brand’s official website).
Daughter of famous actor Jeetendra or sister of Tusshar Kapoor, Ekta Kapoor is the recipient of the Padma Shri award. Her company, Balaji Telefilms, is one of the most successful companies in the movies and TV business. She was also named one of the most successful Businesswomen in the country. She also launched the OTT platform, ALT Balaji, which has released several movies and web series including M.O.M-Mission Over Mars, Broken But Beautiful, Mentalhood, and Code M.