Tongue-tied: 16 shocking Bollywood kisses
Looks like all's well between Kareena Kapoor Khan and Bipasha Basu if this snapshot is any indication. The two stars had a bitter past and had engaged in mud-slinging after their 2001 film, Ajnabee. Their catfight, which is now famous, had started on the sets of the film. The two always maintained their distance after that. At a film awards announcement event at the US consulate grounds at the Bandra-Kurla Complex, the two seemed to have kissed and made up
This image of yesteryear superstar Dharmendra kissing politician and lawyer Ram Jethmalani on his birthday has gone viral on social media, and has caused quite a stir, with reactions ranging from the shocking to humourous
The most famous B-Town couple, Big B and Jaya Bachchan are known for not displaying their affection for each other in public, but during an awards function one got a rare glimpse of Amitabh and Jaya's PDA as they exchanged a kiss
Shilpa Shetty faced a lot of flak following the Richard Gere kissing incident. It happened in New Delhi in 2007 when Gere and Shilpa shared the dais for their AIDS awareness campaign and he kissed her on the cheek several times in jest. Pic/ AFP
Back in 2007, reports of all not being well between John Abraham and Bipasha Basu had started doing the rounds. And then this picture of Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo kissing Bips was all over the place. Even as the media went overboard, Bips maintained that she was a fan of the footballer and that they were just friends
This was purely for a promotional cause, but the liplock between Rani Mukerji and Vidya Balan during an event for their film No One Killed Jessica did create a stir. They were gossips about all not being well between Rani and Vidya. And well, they took the phrase kiss and make up a bit too literally
This was the most infamous among all kisses. The singer had thrown a birthday bash in 2006, and Rakhi was one of the guests. In the midst of the celebrations, Mika grabbed Rakhi and smooched her. This led to a major controversy as Rakhi hit out at Mika. Both gained fame in the years that followed
'Cocktail' director Homi Adajania gave Deepika Padukone an uncomfortable time as he started kissing the actress at a party for his film 'Finding Fanny'. As her reaction shows, Dips did not find it too affectionate
TV actress Sara Khan, who became popular playing Sadhna in 'Bidaai', and was also seen in 'Bigg Boss 4', shared a kiss with Pooja Bose which went viral, after she posted the same on her BBM. While Sara admitted to locking lips with Pooja, she insisted that it was just a friendly gesture and not a publicity gimmick
At the first look launch of Barfi, Ileana D'Cruz was asked how it was to kiss Ranbir Kapoor. Ileana only flashed her pearlies as RK volunteered to showcase it again. He stepped forward but instead of Ileana's lips, he began smooching director Anurag Basu leaving everyone in splits
'Rockstar' jodi Ranbir Kapoor and Nargis Fakhri did share passionate kisses in the film, but they went one step ahead in the promotional chart by sharing a lip-lock on stage during a concert to promote their film
Co-stars sharing an affectionate kiss is not uncommon in Bollywood, but when Shah Rukh Khan planted a peck on Priyanka Chopra during the promotion of 'Don 2', eyebrows were raised since rumours mills were abuzz with reports of their alleged affair
Tales of 'Ram Leela' co-stars Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh have been doing the rounds for a while now. At an awards function, Ranveer dropped a hint by landing a kiss on Deepika's cheek during the event. From the looks of it, the latter did not mind it!
This wasn't exactly in public, but did grab headlines. Imran Khan and Ranbir Kapoor put aside their rivalry and locked lips twice on 'Koffee with Karan'. They also used the kiss to encourage KJo to cast them in his 'Dostana' sequel
At a birthday party for Veena Malik a couple of years back, the Pakistani starlet locked lips with Bobby Darling. They were co-stars in the film 'Daal Mein Kucch Kaala Hai'. Need we say more?
Shakti Kapoor took his bad boy image a step further when he surprised co-star Veena Malik with a kiss during a promotional event for 'Daal Mein Kuch Kaala Hai!'