Here’s what Bollywood celebrities did with their first salary!
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Irrfan Khan, who is known all over the globe for his splendid performances, was once a tuition teacher. He had narrated his story saying, "I was in high school but was giving tuitions on the side for some extra money. I used to earn Rs. 25 per student by giving lessons to school kids in Jaipur. Travelling to and fro was tough so when I had saved enough from the classes, I bought myself a bicycle to make the commute easy." Inspiring, isn't it?
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It's quite difficult to sustain yourself in a foreign land when you don't have a proper financial backing and well, that's what Kalki faced when she was in London. She had to work as a waitress there to pay off her bills. She once said, "I remember I worked as a waitress in a London cafe -- that was my first job so to speak. The minute I got the money, I cleared my rent with it!"
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Randeep Hooda has always been honest with what he does and well, even while explaining what he did with his first salary, he was upfront and honest. He had stated "In my early 20s, I was in Australia and got a summer job as a car-washing guy. I got paid, like 40 dollars or something and I remember I immediately bought a can of beer."
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Jacqueline Fernandez' story of first salary is quite interesting. The lady who came all the way to India to make her dreams come true had her eyes set on Gucci bag that she desperately wanted. Hence, she saved not only her first salary but many more cheques to buy that fancy bag. She has once sated, "I was 14 and I had my eyes set on this Gucci bag and for that I saved not my first, but several pay cheques. I earned those by doing a photo shoot for an Arabic clothing line. However, it wasn’t like a fancy buy. It was the tiniest Gucci bag, and also the cheapest in their store at that time!"
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In one of the interviews, Arjun Kapoor, the son of extremely successful filmmaker Boney Kapoor, had revealed that he had earned rupees 35000 as his first salary from Dharma Production for being an assistant director. Later he was quoted saying, "I earned my first salary working as an Assistant Director to Nikhil Advani on Kal Ho Na Ho. I was 18. I remember I didn’t want to buy anything – I just gave it all to my parents and got them to open a bank account for me."
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Richa Chadha, who is credited to be one of the most versatile actress in today's time, had earned a salary of 200 rupees at her first stint on Doordarshan. She had quoted, "My first job was a small Rabindra Sangeet dance recital for Doordarshan. I got paid Rs. 200 and also a saree for it from school. I was only 12 so I took the money and handed it over to my father.”
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Priyanka Chopra is minting money like anything with all her ventures in the West, but initially, the lady had a tough time to make her space in the world of cinema. She earned 5000 rupees as her first salary for a professional assignment and she did not use any money for herself. She gave all the money to her mom and it's said that her mother has kept those 5000 rupees safely in her locker, untouched.