Most people are superstitious in nature, whether they are Businessman, Sportsman or Actors. We know Sachin Tendulkar always wore his left pad first for good luck. Mohinder Amarnath made sure that he carried his red handkerchief in his pocket when he was on the field.
Bollywood stars are also highly superstitious. Few years back actors used to change their real names to change their luck but recent trend is to change their spellings of their names.
Here are 10 Bollywood stars who changed their names spelling:
1. Hrithik Roshan
Rithik Roshan added ‘H’ to his name and it really worked out well.
Rithik Roshan to Hrithik Roshan
2. Rajkummar Rao
The new emerging talented actor got rid of his surname ‘Yadav’ and added extra ‘M’ to his name.
Rajkumar Yadav to Rajkummar Rao
3. Suneil Shetty
Suneil Shetty added extra ‘E’ to his name, but that was done late in his career.
Sunil Shetty to Suneil Shetty
4. Viveik Oberoi
Viveik Oberoi added extra ‘I’ to his name, but it didn’t work out well. May be he should have concentrated more on his acting than changing and chopping his name.
Vivek Oberoi to Viveik Oberoi
5. Riteish Deshmukh
Riteish Deshmukh added extra ‘I’ to his name on the advise of his friends in the industry. Don’t know about his acting career but he got love of his life Geneila D’Souza
Ritesh Deshmukh to Riteish Deshmukh.
6. Karisma Kapoor
Elder Kapoor girl decided to drop ‘H’ from her name to change her luck.
Karishma Kapoor to Karisma Kapoor
7. Ajay Devgn
Ajay Devgan dropped ‘A’ from his surname and it worked out pretty well for him with Golmaal series, Singham and Shivaay.
Ajay Devgan to Ajay Devgn
8. Rani Mukerji
Somewhere in the middle of her career Rani Mukherji dropped ‘H’ from her surname. Who knows may be this helped her to become the bahu of Yash Raj Khandaan.
Rani Mukherji to Rani Mukerji
9. Tusshar Kapoor
Tushar Kapoor added extra ‘S’ to his name. He made have added extra S to his name but lost his voice in Golmaal series.
Tushar Kapoor to Tusshar Kapoor
10. Ayushmann Khurrana
Ayushman Khurana added not one but two extra ‘N’ and ‘R’ to change his luck. He has not reached the stardom he expected yet, may be he should consider adding few more to his name.
Ayushman Khurana to Ayushmann Khuranna.