‘No Indian has tasted success in Hollywood’

By Hindustan Times

His career has gone global at 51 with plum projects such as Slumdog Millionaire, the AXN thriller 24, and now the fourth installment in the Mission Impossible franchise, but actor Anil Kapoor says despite their rising presence in the West, Indian actors are yet to make it big in Hollywood.

“Nobody has really tasted success there (in Hollywood) yet, while living here (in India). It’s like an ocean there. There are thousands of directors there unlike here. Here, the pool of talent is very limited,” the actor said during a visit to HT House on Wednesday.

His Hollywood journey so far has been humble. “Any celeb with global success (there) is so down to earth and so humble. When you meet them, you feel you are the celebrity. Their thinking is very glo