'Shaadi No. 1': 10 famous Bollywood weddings in pictures
After dating the likes of Shilpa Shetty and Raveena Tandon, Akshay Kumar finally settled into marital life with Twinkle Khanna. Their marriage took place in January 17, 2001 on the terrace of a family friend of the Khannas. Post the wedding, Kumar's career went on an upward curve while Twinkle quit the industry and dabbled in interior designing and writing.
On 16 October 2012, actress Kareena Kapoor Khan married actor Saif Ali Khan in a private ceremony at Saif's Bandra residence in Mumbai. This was followed by a reception at The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel and the Lutyens Bungalow Zone in Mumbai and Delhi respectively. The wedding reception in Mumbai was attended by Shah Rukh Khan, Preity Zinta, Rishi Kapoor and other Bollywood stars. Saifeena, as they are lovingly called by fans, have featured together in films like 'Tashan', 'Kurbaan' and 'Agent Vinod'. Pic/AFP
Though they worked in 'Dhai Akshar Prem Ke' (in which her then boyfriend, Salman Khan, had a brief cameo) and 'Kuch Naa Kaho', Abhishek and Aishwarya apparently fell in love while filming 'Dhoom 2'. Their engagement was announced on January 14, 2007. The couple married on April 20, 2007 in a private ceremony at the Bachchans' residence, Prateeksha, in Juhu, Mumbai. But, there was a filmi twist in the tale! A lady called Jhanvi Kapoor slashed her wrist outside the wedding venue and claimed she was dating Abhishek.
In 1995, Ajay Devgn and Kajol started dating whilst co-starring in 'Gundaraj'. They were often tagged as an unlikely pair due to their different personalities. On February 24, 1999, the couple married in a traditional Maharashtrian ceremony at the Devgn home. Ajay and Kajol have starred opposite each other in a number of films both before and after marriage - 'Ishq' (1997), 'Pyaar To Hona Hi Tha' (1998), 'Hulchul' (1995), 'U Me Aur Hum' (2008), 'Raju Chacha' (2000), 'Dil Kya Kare' (1999) and 'Toonpur Ka Super Hero' (2010)
Bollywood actress Bipasha Basu tied the knot with boyfriend Karan Singh Grover in a private ceremony which was a mix of Punjabi and Bengali rituals at a suburban hotel in Mumbai on April 30, 2016. The wedding reception in Mumbai was attended by the who's who of Bollywood including SRK, Salman, the Bachchans and Sanjay Dutt. The couple met on the sets of their film 'Alone' and hit it off instantly. This is Bipasha's first marriage and Karan's third. He was first married to Shraddha Nigam and later to Jennifer Winget. Pic/Bipasha Basu's Instagram account @bipashabasu
Vidya Balan's romance with Siddharth Roy Kapur was doing rounds since the filming of 'No One Killed Jessica'. Putting an end to all speculations, the actress announced she was dating Siddharth Roy Kapur in an interview in May 2012. 'The Dirty Picture' star tied the knot with Siddharth Roy Kapur in a private ceremony on December 14, 2012. The wedding was to take place in the wee hours of the morning in a South Indian temple in Chembur, but the venue was shifted to a bungalow in Bandra. The ceremony was preceded by a mehendi ceremony and a pre-wedding bash attended by close friends and family. The second part of the marriage ceremony was later held at Kapur's Juhu residence.
After maintaining a dignified silence over their relationship for quite a few years, the duo tied the knot in traditional Marathi style on February 3, 2012. A church wedding also took place later. The wedding reception was attended by Aamir Khan, Saif Ali Khan, Kareena Kapoor Khan and other top B-Town stars and eminent personalities from politics and business as well.
Soha Ali Khan and Kunal Kemmu tied the knot on January 25, 2015 in a private ceremony at their Khar residence in Mumbai in the presence of family members Saif Ali Khan, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Sharmila Tagore. The wedding was followed by a grand reception which saw the Pataudi family members, Karisma Kapoor and friends including Malaika Arora Khan and Yuvraj Singh in attendance.
Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan tied the knot on June 3, 1973 in a traditional Bengali ceremony. The ceremonies took place in Skylark Building, Malabar Hill, Mumbai which was the residence of a friend of the Bhaduris. The real life pair starred in a number of successful films opposite each other like 'Abhimaan' (1973), 'Mili', (1975), 'Chukpe Chupke' (1975), 'Sholay' (1975), 'Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham' (2001) and 'Ki and Ka' (2016).
After a failed relationship with actress Anju Mahendru, Rajesh Khanna married aspiring actress Dimple Kapadia in March 1973. Dimple's debut film 'Bobby' hadn't even released then. The couple separated in 1984, but continued to maintain an amicable relationship