Bollywood has given us numerous unforgettable love stories in reel as well as in real life. There have been a number of instances where an actress met her ‘Mr. Right’ while he was married to someone else. Nevertheless, nothing can keep true love apart!
Here are the 10 Bollywood actresses who tied the knot with men who were already married.
1. Hema Malini
Yesteryear’s top actress Hema Malini tied the knot with superstar Dharmendra while he was still married to his wife Prakash Kaur. In fact, Dharmendra even changed his religion so that he could get permission for his second marriage.
2. Raveena Tandon
Actress Raveena Tandon fell for Anil Thadani, who was already married to Natasha Sippy. The couple also had two children. Anil divorced Natasha and married Raveena in 2003.
3. Kareena Kapoor Khan
Kareena Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan got married back in 2012. Actress Amrita Singh was Saif Ali Khan’s first wife. Amrita and Saif parted ways in 2004.
4. Lara Dutta
Apparently, Lara Dutta and Mahesh Bhupati’s relationship began while the latter was still married to Shvetha Jaishankar. Mahesh and Shvetha parted ways in 2009 and the tennis sensation married Lara in 2011.
Sridevi and Boney Kapoor fell head over heels in love while the latter was still hitched to Mona Kapoor. They finally tied the knot in 1996.
6. Shabana Azmi
Javed Akhtar was married to Honey Irani when he met Shabana Azmi. Javed and Honey also had two kids, Zoya and Farhan. The couple parted ways in 1978 and Javed married Shabana in 1984.
7. Karishma Kapoor
Karishma Kapoor and (now ex-husband) Sanjay Kapoor got married in 2003. This was Sanjay’s second marriage. His first wife was Nandita Mahtani.
8. Bipasha Basu
Bipasha Basu is Karan Singh Grover’s third wife. The tele star had also been married to Shraddha Nigam and Jennifer Winget in the past.
9. Shilpa Shetty
Shilpa Shetty’s husband Raj Kundra divorced his first wife Kavita in 2006. Kavita blames Shilpa for wrecking her marriage. Kundra and Shilpa tied the knot in 2009.
Vidya Bala and beau Sidharth Roy Kapur got hitched in 2012. This is Sidharth’s third marriage.