5 Actors Who Turned Into Politicians In Recent Years
Today, we present to you the list of 5 actors who turned into politicians in recent years. Earlier, Jaya Bachchan, Smriti Irani, and Kirron Kher also turned into politicians from actors. Let’s know more about 5 actors who turned into politicians in recent years.
5 Actors Who Turned Into Politicians
1). Mahie Gill
Bollywood actress Mahie Gill joined the BJP (Bharatiya Janata Party) in February 2022 in the presence of Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar. She is known for her Bollywood film Dev D. She also acts in Punjabi films.
2. Sunny Deol
Sunny Deol is a member of parliament from Gurdaspur of Punjab State. He has worked on many Indian Films before joining politics. He joined the BJP in 2019. He is popular for his films like Gadar, Indian, Ghayal, and Betaab.
3. Urmila Matondkar
Urmila Matondkar acted in many Indian Films before joining politics. She is known for popular films like Judaai, Satya, Rangeela, and Kudrat. She joined politics in 2019 and contested from the Mumbai North constituency in the Lok Sabha Election as a Congress candidate. Later on, she joined the Shiv Sena.
4. Isha Koppikar
Isha Koppikar began her acting career with the 1998 Telugu film Chandralekha. She also appeared in many Tamil, Kannada, and Hindi films. In 2019, she joined the BJP in the presence of Union Minister Nitin Gadkari. She was appointed as the working president of the BJP women’s transport wing.
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5. Poonam Sinha
Poonam Sinha joined politics in 2019. She was crowned Miss Young India in 1968. She was an actor under the screen name Komal. Her movies include Jigri Dost, Dil Diwana, and Sabak.
She is Shatrughan Sinha’s wife. In 2019, Sinha joined the Samajwadi Party in the presence of Dimple Yadav, former MP and the wife of party chief Akhilesh Yadav.
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