They came to Mumbai from cities like Ujjain and Jamshedpur to realise their dreams, and today, they are stars in their own right. Here’s a look at those who made it and what they miss about their hometowns and their first reaction to Mumbai.
From: Malerkotla, Punjab
Hit show: Saath Nibhana Saathiya
I miss my school friends. I miss my mom a lot too. I also miss the open spaces and lush green farms that my town has.
What shocked me was the survival instinct among people here in Mumbai. It was a different experience for me to see some people living on vada pavs and tea.