Bollywood is a dream for many fanatics in India. Some of the people have made it big while some others are still trying to hit their shot. Many of the present Bollywood actors and actresses are those who belong to families with big backgrounds and histories in Bollywood. Many big-budget films are often offered to those actors who come from those prestigious families. Many legendary actors of the yesteryears have launched their kids in the Bollywood Industry. Bollywood Industry has seen many actresses who shined in their acting careers. But do you know there are many Bollywood actresses who are sisters in real life? This article talks about those Bollywood actresses who are sisters in real life. So without any delay let us jump straight into it.
Bollywood Actresses who are Real Life Sisters
Karisma Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor
Kareena Kapoor and Karisma Kapoor are the most famous Bollywood actresses who are sisters in real life. Karisma Kapoor is elder than Kareena Kapoor. Karisma Kapoor was born on 25 June 1974 and her age is 47 years while Kareena Kapoor was born on 21 September 1980 and her age is 41 years. They are the daughters of famous actors Randhir Kapoor and Babita Kapoor. They are famously known as Lolo and Bebo. Both of them are well-established Bollywood actresses who had successful careers. Karisma Kapoor made her debut in the Bollywood film industry in the year 1991 with the film Prem Qaidi. Her sister Kareena Kapoor made her Bollywood debut in the year 2000 with the film Refugee which was also Abhishek Bachchan’s debut film.
Rani Mukerji and Kajol
Rani Mukerji and Kajol are the two biggest superstar actresses in the Bollywood industry and also sisters in real life. Both of them have a huge fan following but only a few of the fans know that Kajol and Rani Mukerji are cousin sisters. Kajol is Rani Mukerji’s paternal cousin. Kajol was born on 5 August 1974 and her age is 47 years. Rani Mukerji was born on 21 March 1978 and her age is 43 years. Rani Mukerji is younger than her cousin Kajol. Kajol made her Bollywood debut in the year 1992 with the Bekhudi. While Rani made her Bollywood debut in the year 1998 with Ghulam opposite Aamir Khan. Both of them have done some superhit films with Shahrukh Khan. During their prime time in the Bollywood industry, they have given some of the most super hit films with Shahrukh Khan, Salman Khan, Aamir Khan, and other top actors. This is the reason why this cousin-sister duo is so famous among their fans.
Priyanka Chopra and Parineeti Chopra
Priyanka Chopra is a successful and talented actor who worked in Bollywood films and now she is also successful in Hollywood films too. Famous Bollywood actor Parineeti Chopra is her cousin-sister. Priyanka Chopra and Parineeti Chopra are very successful Bollywood actresses and sisters in real life. Priyanka Chopra was born on 18 July 1982 and her age is 39 years. While her sister Parineeti Chopra is younger than her. Parineeti Chopra was born on 22 October 1988 and her age is 33 years. Before coming into the Bollywood film industry, Priyanka Chopra was the Miss World winner of the year 2000. This has helped her in making her way into the Bollywood film industry. Priyanka Chopra made her Bollywood debut in the year 2003 with the film The Hero: Love Story of a Spy opposite Sunny Deol. On the other hand, Parineeti Chopra made her Bollywood debut in the year 2011 with the film Ladies vs. Ricky Bahl. Other than Parineeti Chopra, Priyanka Chopra has two more cousins named Meera Chopra and Mannara Chopra who are working mainly in South Indian movies.
Shruti Haasan and Akshara Haasan
Shruti Haasan and Akshara Haasan are the daughters of the legendary actor Kamal Hassan. Both Shruti Haasan and Akshara Haasan are Bollywood actresses and sisters in real life. Shruti Haasan was born on 28 January 1986 and her age is 36 years. Her younger sister Akshara Haasan was born on 12 October 1991 and her age is 30 years. Both of them belong to a family with a film background. Their father Kamal Haasan is a very well-known and legendary actor who has worked in the South Indian as well as Bollywood film industry. Shruti Haasan made her Bollywood debut in the year 2009 with the movie Luck. Her sister Akshara Haasan also did a Bollywood movie Shamitabh in the year 2015 opposite Amitabh Bachchan and Dhanush. Akshara Haasan’s Bollywood debut was opposite Amitabh Bachchan who is one of the biggest Bollywood superstars and Dhanush who is also one of the biggest South Indian superstars. But Akshara’s Bollywood career didn’t last long as compared to her elder sister Shruti Haasan.
Raima Sen and Riya Sen
Riya Sen and Raima Sen are Bollywood actresses and are the daughters of the famous Bollywood actress Moonmoon Sen and granddaughter of veteran actress Suchitra Sen. These two Bollywood actresses are sisters in real life. Raima Sen and Riya Sen hails from the Royal Family of Tripura and his lineage from the Royal family of Cooch Behar. In other words, Riya Sen and Raima Sen are royals. Raima Sen was born on 7 November 1979 and her age is 42 years. Her younger sister Riya Sen was born on 24 January 1981 and her age is 41 years. Both of them are primarily active in the Bengali film industry but they have worked in Bollywood as well. Raima Sen made her Bollywood debut in the year 2001 with the film Daman. Her younger sister Riya Sen has also worked in multiple Bollywood films. Riya Sen made her Bollywood debut in the year 2001 with the film Style which was a hit film back then. Now both Raima Sen and Riya Sen are mainly active in the Bengali movie industry.
Malaika Arora and Amrita Arora
Malaika Arora and Amrita Arora are famous Bollywood actresses and sisters in real life. They are one of the most followed sisters duos of the Industry after Karisma Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor. Malaika Arora was born on 23 October 1973 and her age is 48 years. Her younger sister Amrita Arora was born on 31 January 1978 and her age is 44 years. Both Malaika and Amrita have appeared in multiple Bollywood films. Malaika Arora made her Bollywood debut in the year 2002 with the film Kaante. Her younger sister Amrita Arora is currently inactive in the industry but she has also appeared in multiple Bollywood films. Amrita Arora also made her Bollywood debut in the year 2002 with the film Kitne Door Kitne Paas. Though Amrita Arora is inactive in the industry, her sister Malaika Arora is actively working as a judge in multiple shows. Malaika Arora and Amrita Arora are very close to the Kapoor sisters and are often spotted hanging out together.
Kajol and Tanisha Mukerji
Famous Bollywood actresses Kajol and Tanisha Mukerji are sisters in real life. Kajol and Tanisha Mukerji are the daughters of the legendary Bollywood actress Tanuja and film director Shomu Mukherjee. Kajol is a famous personality in Bollywood but her younger sister couldn’t be as famous as her elder sister. Kajol was born in the year 1974 and her age is 47 years. Her younger sister Tanisha Mukerji was born in the year 1978 and her age is 43 years. Kajol played a lead role in many multiple blockbuster movies while her younger sister Tanisha only did a few films and now is totally inactive from the Bollywood industry. Tanisha Mukerji made her Bollywood debut in the year 2003 with the film Sssshhh… But her breakthrough role was with the Indian movie Neal N Nikki opposite Uday Chopra. She later participated in the show Big Boss season 7 where she came out as the first runner-up of the show.
Shilpa Shetty and Shamita Shetty
Shilpa Shetty and Shamita Shetty are two beautiful Bollywood actresses who are sisters in real life. They are the daughters of Surendra Shetty and Sunanda Shetty. They are one of the very few sister duos in Bollywood who doesn’t belong from a film background but still made it big in the industry. Shilpa Shetty was born on 8 June 1975 and her age is 46 years. Her younger sister Shamita Shetty was born on 2 February 1979 and her age is 43 years. Shilpa Shetty made her Bollywood debut in the year 1993 with the thriller film Baazigar opposite Shahrukh Khan and Kajol. After that, she did many notable films in her career in the lead role. Her sister Shamita Shetty made her Bollywood debut in the year 2000 with the film Mohabbatein. Later Shamita Shetty did a few more films. As of now, both Shilpa Shetty and Shamita Shetty are inactive in the films but they are active in reality shows. Shilpa Shetty is the judge of the dance reality show Super Dancer and her sister Shamita Shetty has participated in the reality show Big Boss OTT and later in season 15 of Big Boss where she finished second.
Kriti Sanon and Nupur Sanon
Kriti Sanon and Nupur Sanon are two Bollywood actresses who are also sisters in real life. While Kriti Sanon has already established herself as one of the leading actresses in Bollywood, her sister is yet to make her Bollywood debut. Kriti Sanon was born on 27 July 1990 and her age is 31 years. Her younger sister Nupur Sanon was born on 15 December 1995 and her age is 25 years. Kriti Sanon made her Bollywood debut in the year 2014 with the film Heropanti opposite Tiger Shroff who also did his debut with the film. After that Kriti Sanon bagged many hit films and has played leading roles in many important films. Her sister Nupur Sanon is a playback singer. She made her debut in the music video Filhaal opposite Akshay Kumar. Nupur Sanon is yet to make her Bollywood debut but she has started working on her debut film Noorani Chehra.
Sonam Kapoor and Janhvi Kapoor
Sonam Kapoor and Janhvi Kapoor both are established Bollywood actresses and cousin sisters in real-life. Sonam Kapoor is the daughter of Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor and his wife Sunita Kapoor. Janhvi Kapoor is the daughter of Anil Kapoor’s elder brother and director/producer Boney Kapoor and late actress Sridevi. Sonam Kapoor was born on 9 June 1985 and her age is 36 years. Her cousin Janhvi is younger than her. Janhvi Kapoor was born on 6 March 1997 and her age is 24 years. Sonam Kapoor made her Bollywood debut in the year 2007 with the film Saawariya opposite Ranbeer Kapoor who also made his debut with the film. Her sister Janhvi Kapoor made her debut in the year 2018 with the film Dhadak opposite Ishaan Khattar who also made his Bollywood debut. Dhadak was the remake of the Marathi superhit film Sairat.