In the dynamic realm of Bollywood, the upcoming year holds the promise of new faces gracing the silver screen. From star kids taking their first steps into the entertainment world to seasoned actors making a comeback, the lineup for 2024 is nothing short of intriguing. Let's delve into the exciting Bollywood debuts that are set to captivate audiences in the coming year.
1. Aryan Khan
Aryan Khan made his debut as a child actor in ‘Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham’ as father SRK’s little version and now, unlike any other star-kid son of the legendary Shah Rukh Khan, is set to make his mark behind the camera with his directorial debut, 'Stardom.' This web series, produced under Red Chillies Entertainment, is a fictionalized take on the Hindi film industry, featuring Lakshya Lalwani in a prominent role. It also speculates that the current sensational Bobby Deol is also starring in the same, under Khan’s home banner Red Chillies Entertainment.
2. Ibrahim Ali Khan
Ibrahim Ali Khan, elder son of Saif Ali Khan and brother to Sara Ali Khan, previously worked as an assistant director on Karan Johar’s comeback hit film 'Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani'. He is now gearing up for his acting debut in the Bollywood remake of the Malayalam romantic comedy 'Hridayam,' titled 'Sarzameen.' Now, the current reports say Ibrahim has already backed up his second project. It is said that Karan Johar will be casting him and Khushi Kapoor together for an OTT rom-com venture supported by Dharma Productions' digital branch, Dharmatic Entertainment, which will produce the film.
3. Jibraan Khan
Jibraan Khan, who won hearts as a child actor in the classic hit film ‘Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham’ as a son of Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol, is now all set to make his comeback as a lead adult debut artist for an iconic sequel ‘Ishq Vishk Rebound’.
4. Pashmina Roshan
Pashmina Roshan, cousin to Hrithik Roshan and daughter of legend music composer Rajesh Roshan, steps into the limelight with her acting debut in the sequel to the classic romantic comedy 'Ishq Vishk,' titled 'Ishq Vishk Rebound.'
5. Junaid Khan
Last year, actor Shalini Pandey revealed that Junaid, son of Bollywood's iconic star Aamir Khan, has completed filming his debut role in the period epic titled 'Maharaj.' The movie, set against the backdrop of the notorious 1862 Maharaja Libel Case, has concluded its shooting. 'Maharaj' is slated for release on Netflix, marking Junaid Khan's much-anticipated entry into the world of acting.
6. Aaman Devgan
Aaman Devgan, nephew of Ajay Devgn and Kajol, is all set to make his Bollywood debut in an untitled directorial venture by Abhishek Kapoor, known for 'Rock On' and 'Kedarnath.' The film is slated to release on 9 February 2024, produced by Ronnie Screwvala and Pragnya Kapoor.
7. Rasha Thadani
Rasha Thadani, daughter of actress Raveena Tandon, is set to make her Bollywood debut alongside Aaman Devgan. Additionally, it is reported that she has secured a role in Ram Charan's big Telugu film, tentatively titled RC 16.
8. Ahaan Panday
Ahaan Panday, cousin of Ananya Panday, is undergoing intensive training under Aditya Chopra's guidance and is set to be launched under the Yash Raj Films banner. The film is not said to go on floors until next year.
9. Shanaya Kapoor
The cousin of Ananya Panday, Shanaya Kapoor, daughter of Sanjay Kapoor and Maheep Kapoor, will make her acting debut in Karan Johar's 'Bedhadak.' The film also stars Lakshya and Gurfateh Pirzada in lead roles. She also has a Telugu-Malayalam film ‘Vrushabha’ alongside the greatest actor Mohanlal.
10. Vivek Pahariya
Veer Pahariya, making headlines as he gears up for his Bollywood debut in the upcoming film 'Sky Force' alongside Akshay Kumar. The announcement, a buzz in the industry, has kept the aspiring actor in the spotlight. News surrounding the soon-to-be debutant continues to pique interest and anticipation among movie enthusiasts.
11. Lakshya Lalwani
Lakshya Lalwani who made his acting debut with the television series ‘Warrior High’ is all set to step into the film industry, making his Bollywood debut with not one, or two but with three films lined up already. He will be launched by Karan Johar under Dharma Productions, who has signed a three-film contract with him - 'Bedhadak,' 'Aaghat,' and 'Kill', his debut is surely highly anticipated.
As the new year approaches, these fresh faces are poised to redefine Bollywood, bringing diverse talents and perspectives to the forefront of Indian cinema. Keep an eye out for these rising stars, as they embark on their cinematic journeys, ready to leave an indelible mark on the industry.