Failed Bollywood Marriages
The tinsel town of Bollywood is the place where dreams take shape. It is a place where great love stories took form and many a heart breaks went on to become the lore of the legends. Even incidents in the recent time indicate that Bollywood haven’t really stopped churning out the break up stories. Though they are tragic and intensely personal, they do attract a lot of media attention as anything related to the Bollywood stars is news. Here is a list of high profile marriage break ups that forced the shocked fans to seat up and take notice.
Rhea Pillai and Sanjay Dutt
Sanjay Dutt came close to Rhea Pillai during serving his terms as an accused of the Bombay bomb blast case. Rhea used to often visit him in the jail. The couple got married in the year 1998. However, things soon turned sour between the two as rumors of Sanjay Dutt’s extra martial affairs started to pour in. He was said to be involved with Sushmita Sen and Preity Zinta. Rhea and Sanjay divorced in the year 2005, ending their 7 years married life. Rhea is now happily married with the ace tennis player Leander Pace and Sanjay has tied the knot with Manyata.
Amrita Singh and Saif Ali Khan
It was a love marriage and Saif proposed Amrita. Chote Nawab Saif was younger in age to Amrita. They got married in the year 1991. At that time Amrita was an established actress and Saif was trying to find his foothold in Bollywood. However, the marriage broke up in 2004. After the divorce, Saif married his live in partner Kareena Kapoor.
Mona Kapoor and Boney Kapoor
Boney Kapoor divorced his wife Mona Shourie Kapoor against the will of his entire family, to get married to the popular Bollywood actress, Sridevi. The marriage of Boney Kapoor and Sridevi was the most controversial event of the year 1996. They remains happily married till date.
Reena Dutta and Aamir Khan
Aamir Khan divorced his wife Reena Dutta in the year 2002 and ended their 15 years long married life. Soon after the break up Aamir Khan married Kiran Rao. Reena Dutta and Aamir Khan remains good friends of each other.
Sara Khan and Ali Merchant
The couple was participants of the popular Indian reality
show. They got married inside the the Big Boss house in season 4. However, this
was only a big publicity gimmick as they soon divorced and went their separate ways.