Singer and actor Yo Yo Honey Singh recently spoke about him being bipolar and a few days ago, TV actress Shama Sikander had also admitted to be suffering from the same disorder. Here’s the list of other Bollywood actors who had surprised fans with their shocking revelations about themselves.
Yo Yo Honey Singh: Yo Yo Honey Singh, the musical star broke into the mainstream music scene as soon he came up with his first single. Bollywood embraced this Rockstar and so did the audience. However, he suddenly went missing in action and there were speculations that the singer was in rehab. But Honey Singh recently opened up about his struggles with alcohol, bipolarity and how the last 18 months were the darkest phase of his life.
Deepika Padukone: Earlier, Deepika Padukone had also made a shocking revelation about her struggles with depression. She came out in open about depression and how she dealt with it when she was at the top of her game. Drawing from her own experiences, Deepika has also opened her own NGO that will focus on spreading awareness about mental health and provide help to those suffering from depression and other forms of mental illness.
Deepika, who gave hits like Bajirao Mastani and Piku last year, is currently shooting with Vin Diesel for her Hollywood debut xXx: The Return of Xander Cage.
Aamir Khan: Aamir Khan had also once revealed that he along with his team of Satyameva Jayate had to undergo group therapies, to overcome the hard hitting realities after the show’s shoot. Aamir and his team were very disturbed after their show, Satyameva Jayate and had a difficult time to overcome the harsh realities, through which citizens of India were going to. Aamir and his team had to undergo group therapies to overcome the trauma.
Shama Sikander: TV actress Shama Sikander, who was back in news thanks to her bold appearance in short film ‘Sexaholic’ also made a shocking revelation that she suffers from bipolar disorder. In an interview to a leading daily, Shama said: “For one year I did not even know what was happening to me so, I had no idea and I just used to feel very dark, gloomy and sad. I did not know what was the reason behind this, but I felt directionless. I felt hopeless and I hope that never happens to anybody because hope is what we survive on and if we don’t have hope we have nothing.”