1. Tapsee Pannu
Tapsee Pannu worked as a software engineer before she took acting as her profession. She is a computer science graduate engineer and was a scholar of her times. She has appeared in films like
Naam Shabana, Pink, Judwaa 2, and many others.
l Vicky Kaushal was also a software engineer, and he worked in a reputed it firm before he left it for acting career. He tried his luck in Bollywood and came out to be quite successful with movies like Masaan, Raman Raghav 2.0, Zubaan, and many others to his credentials.
Shankar Mahadevan worked as a software engineer before he came into the Bollywood industry. He was a great student and got a great job as well at the oracle India, but then his passion kicked him from inside, and he chose to become a singer, and now the world appreciates this world class singer.
4. Karthik Aryan
Karthik Aryan has worked in IT firm before he opted his career in the filming line. He had worked as a software engineer. He has appeared in films like Pyar Ka Punchnama, Pyar Ka Punchnama 2, and many others to his credentials.
Sonu Sood worked as a software engineer for few months before he switched his career plans. He has also completed his graduation in the engineering field. He has appeared in movies like Dabangg, EkVivahAisaBhi, and many others.
6. R Madhavan
R Madhavan is also a mechanical graduate and also bagged a job in an IT firm which he refused as he wanted to work and try himself in the acting industry. He has appeared in films like 3 Idiots, and many others to his credentials.
Amol Parashar is also a graduate by profession and also opted for a software engineering job which he continued for few days then he came into Bollywood to work with few filming projects. He has appeared in films like Traffic, Milli, and many others.
Varun Grover pursued his graduation in civil engineering trade but then went on to work as a software engineer at Pune which he later quit becoming a comedian and the audience loves and admires him for his profession. He has changed the thinking perspective of all the engineers out there.
Siddharth, the actor who gained popularity when he was seen in a challenging role in the movie
Rang De Basanti. He had worked as a software engineer before he pursued his career in acting. He has appeared in films like Rang De Basanti,
Oh My Friend, and many others.
John Abraham is an engineer, and he was also offered a job in software engineering firm, which he did not opt for because he wanted to pursue his career in acting. He has appeared in movies like Dishoom,
New York, and many others to his credentials.