In recent years, Bollywood has seen a consistent trend among the gorgeous ladies, who have chosen to give priority to the business minds over tinsel town's own greek gods when the question concerns tying the knot. In this article we record the numerous bolly diva weds industry guy alliances in the recent past.
Karishma Kapoor & Sanjay Kapur
On 29 September 2003, Karishma married industrialist Sanjay Kapur. The two had been family friends from a young age. This was after her break up with Abhishek, who she had been previously officially engaged to.
On 22 February 2004, Raveena married film distributor Anil Thadani. Prior to seeing Anil, Raveena had adopted two girl children as a single mother, and had been engaged to Akshay Kumar.Juhi Chawla
is married to industrialist Jai Mehta. Mother of two lovely kids, she is B-Town's 'take-it-easy' lady. Hubby Jai, and Juhi are currently co-owners of IPL team Kolkota Knight Riders with friend and colleague Shah Rukh Khan.
On March 1, 2009, Ayesha married to Farhan Azmi, a restaurateur. After being stalled for their marriage plans in December of 2008, owing to the Mumbai attacks, the two did eventually become man and wife in the early half of the following year. The 'complan girl' of one time is now a daughter-in-law in a current Samajvadi household.
On 4 March 2009, Amrita married her long time boyfriend Shakeel Ladak. A christian wedding had been the plan but venue had to be shifted last minute due to security issues. All is well however, that ends well - as it has in this fairytale like couple's life.
On 23 November 2009, Shilpa married London-based entrepreneur Raj Kundra. In her early career life she had been linked with the then playboy of the industry, Akshay Kumar. Success came late in the form of Big Brother, but it did, and with that came the man in her life. Raj was previously married and divorced, and the only dark edge to the alliance between these two came in the form of accusations from his first wife, claiming Shilpa to have broken her home. As of today, they are life partners, and business partners - supporting each other in every way!
Isha Kopikar & Timmy Narang
On 29 November 2009, Isha Married Boyfriend Rohit (Timmy) Narang, a Mumbai restaurateur who owns Lush Grill and Lounge. Preity Zinta, it has been known, had played cupid for this couple. Timmy had been in two steady relationships before Isha, while she herself has no notable past. What mattered was, that both had an equal desire to marry and settle as a family.
Rinkie Khanna & Samir Saran
On 8 February 2003 she married industrialist Sameer Saran. Breaking the family trend, where sister Twinkle married action man Akki, and mother Dimple had been married to yesteryear's legend, and her father, Rakesh Khanna. Rinki however, married outside of the industry and is happily settled.Compiled by: Shikha A.