Shah Rukh Khan, known as the Badshah of Bollywood, began his acting career in the 1980s with TV serials such as Fauji and Circus.
Vidya Balan, who found both fame and acclaim in films, was part of the popular '90s show Hum Paanch.
Mouni Roy, who is in news for her role in Brahmastra these days, was part of several hit shows such as Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, Devon Ke Dev…Mahadev and Naagin.
Ayushmann Khurrana had his start on MTV Roadies before making it big in films.
Yami Gautam was part of many shows such as Chand Ke Paar Chalo and Yeh Pyar Na Hoga Kam, before making her film debut with Vicky Donor.
R. Madhavan's TV roles included series such as Banegi Apni Baat, Ghar Jamai, Saaya and Sea Hawks. He went on to establish himself in both the Hindi and Tamil film industries.