This article has covered 10 well-known film actresses who tied the nuptial knot with businessmen.
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#1. Mumtaz and Mayur Madhvani
Veteran beauty, Mumtaz tied the nuptial knot with a millionaire, Mayur Madhvani in the year 1972, when she was enjoying in London. The pair dated for a period of two years before getting married on May 29, 1974. Mumtaz even said in one of her interviews, “I found a good man who loved me, so I chucked it all. I was fed up of films.”
#2. Tina Munim and Anil Ambani
Tina Munim got married to the Chairman of Reliance Group, Anil Ambani. The business magnate first saw Tina at a marriage and it was love at first sight for Anil. The two met again in Philadelphia where Anil asked her out, however, she turned him down. The two met again during 1986, and it was at that time the actress git smitten towards Anil.
#3. Shilpa Shetty and Raj Kundra
The sumptuous diva, Shilpa Shetty got married to the London-based entrepreneur, Raj Kundra. For the first time, the two met at a business conference for the endorsement of Shilpa’s perfume brand, S2. Here's what Raj stated in an interview, “It was love at first sight. From the moment I saw her, I knew I’d love her to be my life partner. She’s got an angelic side to her. Her homely side grew on me as I got to know her."
#4. Juhi Chawla and Jay Mehta
Ex-Miss India and Bollywood biggie Juhi Chawla tied the knot with England-based entrepreneur, Jay Mehta, during the year 1995.
#5. Gayatri Joshi and Vikas Oberoi
After Swades, Gayatri Joshi said no to all Bollywood offers to get married to her life, Vikas Oberoi, the managing director of Oberoi Construction.
#6. Celina Jaitley and Peter Haag
Peter Haag visited India during August 2010 and “proposed Celina for marriage”. They got engaged in 2010 and they tied the knot in 2011.
She said, “The fact that he is a thorough gentleman and has the most deeply mesmerising eyes in the world attracted me to him. Actually, we did not speak anything to each other but I just knew from the moment he walked in that he was my husband even though we had never met before.”
#7. Amrita Arora and Shakeel Ladak
Amrita Arora was in love with Shakeel Ladak, and soon after getting separated with her long-time beau, Usmaan Afzaal. Shakeel was her college friend, Nisha Rana's husband.
#8. Kim Sharma and Ali Punjani
After getting separated with her beau, Yuvraj Singh, Kim Sharma tied the knot with Kenya-based entrepreneur, Ali Punjani. The actress said, “I am in a very happy place. Ever since I got married, I feel a sense of responsibility, I feel more grounded and secure now. I love spending time with my husband. Running a house isn’t an easy job and running a hotel is even tougher. My day starts with looking after the household needs after which I spend the day at the hotel and with my husband.”
#9. Asin Thottumkal and Rahul Sharma
Asin Thottumkal tied the knot with her long-time beau, Rahul Sharma on January 19, 2016, in a close ceremonial in the national capital. Rahul is the co-founder and CEO of Micromax.
#10. Sameera Reddy and Akshai Varde
Sameera Reddy tied the knot with an entrepreneur named, Akshai Varde. They got engaged in the year 2013 and the marriage happened on January 21, 2014.
So, these were some of the Bollywood celebs who have married businessmen.