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Celebrities from Local Mumbai who made it big

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Among the so many cities around the world, Mumbai shall still remain the best. For many of you, I won’t have to prove my words. But for the ones who don’t believe me, I have come up with something really interesting. I bring you today the tales of some celebrities from local Mumbai! We locate Mumbai at an extreme corner of Maharashtra, hugging the Arabian Sea. ‘The city of lights’, ‘The city of dreams’, ‘The city that never sleeps’ and such many things you may call this beautiful city as!
Being a metropolitan, and yet safe enough for girls is a mere thing around the world. Not just this, the city imbibes bags full of talents at every corner. Just to count on, I begin thinking of celebrities who belong to the city, and my list just couldn’t end! Hence here I bring it you today, some renowned celebs from the local Mumbai. Moreover, I would like you to realize the fact that Mumbai never fails to give a being what he /she deserves, irrespective of failures and successes.

Just to consider some popular professions of today, here I list below the talents and associated celebrities from local Mumbai:


People of Mumbai also call themselves Mumbaikars, or Bombayites and this city has given the sports industry, legends! A sport like cricket that’s being played all over India with utmost enthusiasm, has found its profound players like-

Pravin Amre~ He was a part of the Indian cricket team, 1991-1994
Sunil Gavaskar~ Being a member of Bombay cricket team and Indian National cricket team, during the 1970s and 1980s he is still known for his tricks to success.

Celebrities from Local Mumbai

Wasim Jaffer~ He owns the Ranji trophy in cricket during his career, 1996- present
Sachin Tendulkar~ Along with being the former Indian cricketer and captain, this living legend is known to inspire millions. He was a part of the Indian team from 1989- 2013
Vinod Kambli~ Another Former Indian cricketer, 1991-2000


Indeed, Mumbai is known to be the commercial capital of India. Naturally, there had to be many businessmen from the city. Here are some great industrialists of all times along with the companies their contributions. Moreover, I hope you can connect well with the companies they associate to.

Aji Burjorji Godrej~ Industrialist, the owner of Godrej, belongs to Malabar hills, South Mumbai.
Anand Mahindra~ Chairman, director Mahindra group.
Anil Ambani~ Chairman, Reliance group, being one of the richest men in the nation.

Celebrities from local Mumbai

Mukesh Ambani~ Stakeholder, Reliance Industries Ltd., one of the world’s most powerful people.
K. M. Birla~ Industrialist, Aditya Birla Group, also the chancellor of Birla Institute of Science and technology.
Ratan Tata~ Chairman, Industrialist, Investor, Philanthropist, Tata Group.
Ronnie Screwvala~ Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, UpGrad, online education company.
Uday Kotak~ Chairman, Kotak Mahindra banks.

Film Industry:

Most important aspect of Mumbai is the film industry. Every year, a number of people reach the land of dreams, to pursue their ambitions. Undoubtedly, there stand many who succeed too! Next list of people is of the Indian Cinema Celebrities who reside in this beautiful city.

The Bachchan family~

celebrities from local Mumbai

One of the legendary families who share blood relations and is known for their tremendous contributions to the industry. Especially, Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan come from the local Mumbai.
Sanjay Leela Bhansali~ He is a successful director, producer, screenwriter, and music director, of the Indian cinema.
Tamannah Bhatia~ Along with appearing in numerous Telugu, Tamil, and Hindi films, she is a celebrity endorser of many brands too.

The Deol family~

Including members like Esha Deol, Bobby Deol, Sunny Deol and Hema Malini, this family too has been playing interesting roles in the industry.
Riteish Deshmukh~ He and his spouse, Genelia D’Souza, are seen on the silver screen since the past decades. Riteish is a Marathi film actor too and is proud to be a Mumbaikar.

Dhawan Family~

Father, David Dhawan, and son Varun have shown their talents to entertain people since the years. Filmmaker David Dhawan is one of the best directors in the industry. And son Varun is nonetheless a born star. Hence these silver spoon-fed celebrities from local Mumbai too are known for their dedication to work.
Madhuri Dixit~ This admirable dancer and actor is one of the most charming actors of the nation. Born and brought up at Mumbai, has been appealing her audience and grabbing appreciations too.
Sanjay Dutt, a proud Bombayite, is next on the list of film actors who amplify the nation’s pride.
Karan Johar~ He bags titles such as film director, producer, screenwriter, costume designer, actor and television personality. His production house named Dharma productions never fails to entertain people to the core.
Kajol and Ajay Devgan~ Yet another adorable actress has become a Mumbaikar for a long time now!

Kapoor Family~

Known to be a prominent part of the film industry since ages, this family has got inborn talent for theatre. Members include Boney Kapoor, Sridevi, Anil Kapoor, Sanjay Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor. Ranveer Singh is also a cousin. Along with them, there runs another Kapoor family who is Punjabi Hindus. Though this family has got just so many members, some to name are- Ranbir Kapoor, Karishma Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor, Randhir Kapoor etc. All of them have been a part of Mumbai for a long time, making it the land of talent. Shraddha Kapoor is another Kapoor however not belonging to the above two families. In fact, they form the major part of the celebrities from local Mumbai.
Aamir Khan~ Being from a film industry background already this man is not just an actor but also a socialist.
The list has a far end. All I mean to prove is that Mumbai can serve is an incubator for ripening dreams.


The music industry has a number of artists from Mumbai like Zubin Mehta and Geetika Varde. They denote great contributions to the Indian classical music. It is often said that celebrities from local Mumbai have been gaining great respect due to their way of living too.

Writers and Journalists:

Firdaus Kanga~ He is a Novelist and an actor.
Salman Rushdie~ This literature legend has under his name more than 50 awards and bestselling books.
Rishi Vohra~ Yet another novelist who is known for his fiction stories.

Concluding note:

The list is never-ending. Just like these amazing celebrities from local Mumbai, your child too can shine in the crowd. There are many other areas like yoga teachers, cooks, dancers, etc. who belong to this amazing city. Maybe because of the struggle this place offers along with reality. Or maybe the reason is the location of the city. But whatever the reason be, your child too can be one in the list above. For the pursuit, your child shall need the right amount of motivation, support, and consistency. Hence we provide home tuitions for over 300 courses. Simply download our home tuition app or log in to our home tuition website.