Looking at some recent movies, Bollywood has been constantly offering us some serious career advice. Gone are the days when protagonists were rich NRIs or CEOs. The filmmakers are now making an attempt to present their characters with interesting jobs.
The latest example being Dharma Productions’ Shaandaar, where Shahid Kapoor plays a dashing event/wedding organizer. We won’t be surprised if the market is flooded with budding organizers post the film. But, yes you have to agree it looks way more interesting than the hero being stuck in a boring 9-to-5 job.
We came across some more interesting career options suggested by the movies. If any of you is still clueless about a direction your career needs to take, you might as look explore these options.
Ranbir Kapoor as Videographer (Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani)
Travel around the world, document peoples’ experiences and get paid for it – who wouldn’t want a job like that? Ranbir Kapoor’s role as a videographer in Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani is what one can call a dream job.
Katrina Kaif as Scuba Diving Instructor (Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara)
An underwater experience for 365 days! Like seriously; who needs a vacation if you are a Scuba Diving Instructor?
Ranveer Singh and Anushka Sharma as Wedding Planners (Band Baaja Baaraat)
Band Baaja Baaraat was like a tutorial for people who aspire to be wedding planners. So if you are planning to be one, you probably should take tips from Bittu and Shruti in this superhit film.
Anushka Sharma as Filmmaker (Jab Tak Hai Jaan)
A perfect job for those who love to travel. Anushka’s character Akira totally made us want to become a filmmaker too. After all, you get to travel, meet different people, shoot experiences and your job is done. Who wouldn’t want a life like that?
Preity Zinta as Radio Jockey (Salaam Namaste)
Or maybe Vidya Balan in Lage Raho Munna Bhai! The actresses made RJing look so much fun and exciting in their films. A career definitely worth giving a try, don’t you think?
Now that you’ve seen the options, which one seems best suited for you? What do you want to be?