Sanjay Dutt: A popular Bollywood actor who has also appeared on television, Sanjay Dutt was convicted for his involvement in the 1993 Mumbai bombings. He served time in prison for illegal possession of firearms linked to the bombings.
Shiney Ahuja: Known for his roles in TV shows and Bollywood films, Ahuja was convicted of raping his domestic helper in 2009 and served time in prison.
Raja Chaudhary: A TV actor and ex-husband of actress Shweta Tiwari, Raja Chaudhary has been in legal trouble for various reasons including alleged assault and public nuisance. He has faced brief periods of incarceration.
Monica Bedi: An actress who appeared on TV reality shows, Monica Bedi was arrested in Portugal along with gangster Abu Salem for traveling with fake documents. She served time in jail before being extradited to India.
Anuj Saxena: A TV actor known for his roles in shows like “Kkusum,” Anuj Saxena faced charges related to a bribery case involving officials of the Indian Railways. He was arrested and later released on bail.
Amit Jha: An actor who appeared on the TV show “Sasural Simar Ka,” Amit Jha was arrested for allegedly abetting the suicide of his wife in 2017.
Aman Verma: A TV host and actor, Aman Verma faced legal trouble when he was caught in a 2005 Casting operation related to a human trafficking and prostitution racket. He was subsequently arrested.
Ankit Gera: Known for his roles in TV serials, Ankit Gera faced allegations of cheating and breach of trust from his former girlfriend. He was arrested and released on bail.
Purab Kohli: While not going to jail, actor Purab Kohli was detained for possession of drugs in Goa during a raid on a rave party in 2011.
Mona Singh: The popular TV actress Mona Singh was embroiled in a controversy when a morphed MMS video of her circulated online. While she did not go to jail, it caused a significant public outcry.