It’s not surprising to see Bollywood stars appear on television now and then. Reality shows have a Bollywood actor or actress popping in every week to promote their upcoming films. Bigg Boss, The Kapil Sharma Show, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, Comedy Nights Bachao, and Dance India Dance seem to be Bollywood celebrities’ favorite hangouts. But that’s not all! Bollywood stars are also appearing on daily soaps and comedies for film promotion. You may love them or hate them, but these television shows are so popular that even Bollywood is recognizing their importance with respect to promoting their films. Here are some of the most popular appearances by Bollywood actors in daily television serials:
Sunny Leone on Pavitra Rishta
The actress was seen shaking a leg with Ankita Lokhande and co-star Karan Mehra on the popular soap opera, where she appeared for the film promotion of her 2014 thriller, Ragini MMS 2.
Ranbir Kapoor on Pyaar Ka Dard Hai Meetha Meetha, Pyaara Pyaara
The Dabangg 2 stars appeared on Diya Aur Baati Hum in their filmy get-up. They were seen hanging out with the lead actors of the show – Deepika Singh and Anas Rashid.
Akshay Kumar on Sasural Genda Phool
Khiladi Kumar did a cameo for the Star Plus drama series back in 2010, when he was promoting his film, Khatta Meetha.
John Abraham on FIR
Mallika Sherawat on Na Aana Iss Des Laado
Film promotion for Dilwale – the SRK and Kajol’s reunion film – was in full swing. The lead actors appeared on many television shows, including this Star Plus drama series.
Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone on Swaragini – Jodein Rishton Ke Sur
Before his releases, Salman is often seen on TV promoting his films. For Prem Ratan Dhan Payo, he appeared on Kumkum Bhagya, Swaragini, and Sasural Simar Ka, along with Sonam Kapoor.
Amitabh Bachchan on Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma
Even Big B does not fall back when it comes to promoting his films. He made an appearance on the popular sitcom before the release of Bhoothnath Returns in 2014.
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