A square peg in a round hole! It means a person who does not fit in a particular situation or is unsuited to a particular task. Our elders say always do the work in which you find you are a pro because only that will lift you up. Today we will tell you about the stars who chose the acting field and went flop but came out with flying colors when stepped in film direction. Check out the list:
Salman Khan’s brother failed to become as hit as his elder brother. He tried in direction and gave super hit films like Dabangg and Dabangg 2.
The daughter of filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt. She tried her feet in acting too but gave up after a few projects. Then started working behind the camera and directed good films like “Jism”, “jism2”, “Paap” and a few more.
He tried acting but always got supporting actor roles. In 1987, he tried film direction. He gave blockbusters like “Kaho Na Pyaar Hai”, “Karan Arjun”, “Krissh”, “Koi Mil Gaya” and many more.
The hit director who gave films like “Jodha Akbar”, “Swades”, “Lagaan” etc was also debuted as an actor but went flop.
His debut film was “Uff! Yeh Mohabbat”. He constantly failed in acting and so decided to turn to direction. His good works are “Fitoor” and “Rock on”.