List Of B-Town Actors That Turned Scriptwriters For Their Films

For every film, script plays a major role. Usually, the actors are comfortable with specific roles in the films right from the beginning of their career. Even the filmmakers also consider the actors for only limited roles in the films. But, there are few actors that transformed themselves in terms of their role in the film. In this post, we have compiled a few actors that turned scriptwriters for their own films. Have a look!

Kalki Koechlin

She is a highly talented actress in Bollywood. She has worked as the scriptwriter only for a single film i.e., The Girl in Yellow Boots.' In the film, she flaunted her brilliant acting skills. The director of the film was Anurag Kashyap. Later, she decided not to mix acting with writing skills as she got confused between an actor and writer.

Vineet Kumar Singh

He worked as a lead actor as well as the script-writer for the film Mukkabaaz released in 2017. He had to struggle a lot in order to convince the filmmakers with his script. Anurag Kashyap believed in Vineet's writing skills and gave him a chance.

Konkona Sen Sharma

One of the most talented actresses in Bollywood, Konkona has gained decent attention from the audience with her acting performances in a few films. She tried to become a scriptwriter for a short Bengali film Namkoron. She carried her skills to direct a thriller film that eventually helped her win accolades.

Farhan Akhtar

He is one of the most popular actors and writers in Bollywood. He actually came from a writers family namely Javed Akhtar and Honey Irani. This way, he got the writing skills by default. He worked for some films as a scriptwriter such as Don Don 2, Rock On - two versions, Talaash, Zindagi Na Milegi Dobaara and Dil Dhadakne Do.

Sumeet Vyas

The youngster of Bollywood turned a scriptwriter after acting in more than 30 films. He was last seen in the film Veere Di Wedding alongside Kareena Kapoor Khan. He worked as a writer for the film Love Per Square Feet.

by Neetu Panwar | Fri, Sep 13 - 02:56 PM

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