7 Popular Television Actors Who Changed Their Names For Strange Reasons.

Blog By mariam  |  27-11-17

Its Very Strange!

#7 Raqesh Vashisth

#7 Raqesh Vashisth

Raqesh's real name is Rakesh Bapat. As per the reports Vashishth is his original last name and he changed it on the request of his mother.


#6 Karanvir Bohra (Karn Vir)

#6 Karanvir Bohra (Karn Vir)

Karanvir's Wikipedia page suggests that his real name was Manoj Bohra. He belongs to a Marwari family from Jodhpur. According to the reports, his Nana named him Manoj but he wanted to make the change and kept his name, Karn Vir.


#5 Mahhi Vij

#5 Mahhi Vij

According to an article, the actress changed the spelling of her name from Mahi Vij to Mahhi Vij because a numerologist suggested this to her. She played the amazing role of Nakusha in the television show Laagi Tujhse Lagan on Colors TV.


#4 Ayushmann Khurrana

#4 Ayushmann Khurrana

Just like Mahhi Vij, Ayushmann also changed the spelling of his name from Ayushman to Ayushmann. An article from popular news channel suggests that he did it in the hope of getting good luck.


#3 Nia Sharma

#3 Nia Sharma

Famous actress Nia changed her name from Neha to Nia. As per the Wikipedia page, she found her name really common so she changed it. Nia is also the top third in the sexiest women of Asia.


#2 Gauahar Khan

#2 Gauahar Khan

Before entering the Big Boss house Gauhar aka Gauahar added an extra 'a' in her name. She hoped that it will change her fate and bring some good luck.


#1 Anita Hassanandani Reddy

#1 Anita Hassanandani Reddy

Yeh Hai Mohabbatein starer Shagun was born as Natassha Hassanandani, but she changed her name to Anita. According to the news the actress felt Anita was a common name, and it would help her gain popularity, so she changed her name.








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