Bollywood not only presents us with reel life superheroes but also brings to us the real life superheroes. There are certain celebrities in the industry who came back as warriors after battling with some serious diseases. Meet these survivors below. Manisha Koirala [caption id="attachment_40804" align="alignnone" width="960"] Source[/caption] The actress is an inspiration to many. Almost everyone is aware of Manisha Koirala's battle with ovarian cancer. It was in 2012 that her world turned upside down when she was diagnosed with the dreaded disease. Manisha, who was 42 at that point in time, moved to New York to undergo the treatment and came out on top. She was seen in the latest Bollywood movie Sanju. Anurag Basu [caption id="attachment_41677" align="alignnone" width="696"] source[/caption] 'Barfi' director Anurag Basu suffered from acute promyelocytic leukemia, a type of blood cancer, in 2004. The doctors clearly told him that he had only 50% chance of survival.But, Basu did not lose hope, looked at cancer in the eye and came out a winner. It was during his treatment that he wrote the scripts for 'Gangster' and 'Life In A... Metro'. Hrithik Roshan [caption id="attachment_39605" align="alignnone" width="696"] source[/caption] The superstar overcame brain clot to emerge as real-life superhero. Back in 2013, millions of Hrithik Roshan fans went in a state of disbelief when they learned that their favorite superstar is suffering a brain clot. It was during the shooting of an action sequence for 'Bang Bang' that Hrithik had sustained an injury in his brain which led to the clot. Much like his movies, he emerged as a champion in the end. Amitabh Bachchan [caption id="attachment_36399" align="alignnone" width="759"] source[/caption] The entire nation came to a standstill when Amitabh Bachchan met with an accident while shooting for 'Coolie' in 1982 and ruptured his spleen. Two years later, he was diagnosed with myasthenia gravis, which made him physically and mentally weak and sent him into depression. However, being a fighter that he is, Big B defied all odds and recovered from both the conditions. Irrfan Khan Earlier this year, Irrfan Khan had taken to Twitter to inform his fans across the globe that he has been diagnosed with neuroendocrine tumour a type of a cancer. The 'Hindi Medium' is currently undergoing treatment in London and is said to have responding well to it, lately. We certainly have no doubts that Irrfan will come out as a survivor. Sonali Bendre [caption id="attachment_41543" align="alignnone" width="640"] Source[/caption] This Bollywood actress has been diagnosed with high stage cancer. The actress took to her Instagram account and informed her fans about the same. Her treatment for cancer has been started in NewYork. This news was sudden and it came as a shock for her fans and her family. However she is now fighting this battle head on. We really hope she gets well soon.