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Vijay Sethupathi to Dulquer Salmaan: Odd jobs South Indian stars did before becoming famous as actors

South Indian actors including Vijay Sethupathi, Dulquer Salmaan, Rishab Shetty, Samantha Ruth Prabhu and more who did odd jobs before hitting gold in the film industry.


September 29 2023, 09:44 AM

By Janhvi Sharma

South Indian actors and the odd jobs they did

South Indian actors including Rajinikanth, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Rishab Shetty and more stars had a lot of struggle before making it big. These actors worked hard and did odd jobs before they received fame in their lives through acting. Take a look.

Dulquer Salmaan worked at an IT firm

Heartthrob Dulquer Salmaan worked at an IT firm in Dubai as he holds a bachelor's degree in Business Management from Purdue University.


Yash was a backstage worker

KGF star Yash has been receiving a lot of praise and love from the audiences for his acting chops. The actor reportedly was a backstage worker before he made it big. The actor comes from a humble background and his father was a bus driver.


Vijay Deverkonda worked in music videos

The handsome hunk of the South Indian film industry Vijay Deverkonda worked in music videos to earn money. The actor also had his share of struggles before making it big.