From affairs to marriages to baby bumps, nothing escapes from the media glare, when it comes to a celebrity’s life. Just like the box office business, the relationships of these celebrities are also not permanent. Breakups, patch-ups, marriages and divorces have become a regular part of their lives. Though many Bollywood couples have been together for ages despite many ups and downs; some parted their ways. Let us have a look at few controversial marriage of Bollywood.
Neetu Kapoor-Rishi Kapoor
Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Singh’s reel life romance slowly turned into real life romance and they got married in 1980. Though many Bollywood pundits predicted their marriage won’t last longer but the couple survived through the odds and are enjoying marital bliss. Their marriage hit the rough patch when in late 90s, rumors were buzz that short tempered Rishi Kapoor had turned into drinking. It was also reported that the actress has filed a complaint against Rishi for domestic violence and has left him.
Boney Kapoor- Sridevi
Boney fall in love with Sridevi much before she became the part of Boney Kapoor’s Mr. India but he never admitted as he was already married. Later, Sridevi too fell for him and accepted his proposal. No one in their wildest dream thought the heartthrob of millions will marry an already married man with two kids. The split of Boney and Mona Shourie and his affair with Sridevi were the stirring gossips of 90s. If gossips of tinsel world are to be believed, Sridevi was already pregnant when she married Boney kapoor. Well, the couple is happily married now and is blessed with two loving gorgeous daughters.
Dharmendra- Hema Malini
Hema Malini was the “dream girl” of 60s and 70s and Dharmendra-the most charming actor of Bollywood. No wonder then they fall for each other. While Dharmendra was madly in love with this beautiful lady, Hema was still recovering from her previous breakup. Their love blossomed on the sets of ‘Tum Haseen Main Jawan’. But at that point of time, Dharmendra was already married to Prakash Kaur. Prakash denied divorce and thus Hema and Dharmendra converted to Islam to get married. Even having a tumultuous married life they always stood beside each other and have been together for 33 years.
Amitabh- Jaya Bachhan
The two actors got married at prime time of their career in 1973 in a low key affair. The going was good until Amitabh Bachaan’s affair with Rekha started amking the headlines of gossip column. The love story of Amitabh and Rekha bloomed before his marriage. It was even rumoured that the duo has secretly tied knot as Rekha was seen wearing sindoor and mangalsutra at Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Singh’s wedding.
Rati Agnihoti and Anil Virwani
Rati Agnihotri was at the top her game when she met the Mumbai-based businessman and architect Anil Virwani. Rati and Anil’s marriage was a bad affair as Rati had to suffer from domestic violence for 30 long years. Rati stayed into this marriage for the sake of his son’s future. But then, her maternal feelings gave strength and Rati decided not tolerate her husband’s misdeeds anymore. Early 2015, finally marked the tipping point in Rati Agnihotri’s marriage to husband Anil Virwani when the former lodged a complaint against Anil.
Vinod Mehra- Rekha
Rekha is one of the most beautiful actresses of 80s who still enjoys a huge fan following. Sadly, this beautiful lady never had a smooth love life. Rekha was earlier linked with Amitabh Bachhan and then with her “Ghar Ghar” co-star Vinod Mehra. There were rumors of both getting secretly married but Rekha always denied the affair. The reason for the split apparently had to do with Vinod’s mother refusal to accept Rekha.
Arbazz Khan- Malaika Arora
Arbaaz Khan and Malaika Arora marriage life was going very smooth until we get the news of their sudden separation. Believing to rumors, Mallika had lost her faith from Arbaaz that he could help them financially. Headlines of some newspaper also hinted that she has an alleged affair with Arjun Kapoor.
Karishma Kapoor-Sanjay Kapur
It was a grand marriage of Kapoor khandaan when Karishma Kapoor got married to business man Sanjay Kapur in the year 2003. Karisma dreamt of a fairy tale marriage and domesticated life for keeps. Little did she realize, this would turn her life upside down!! The couple experienced a troubled marriage and after an on and off separation they finally got divorced recently in 2016. Karishma has two children with him and now both of them lives with Karishma.