How often have we heard of Bollywood actors falling for their co-stars during a shoot of a film? Many a time, correct? Take for example Ranveer-Deepika, Saif and Kareena, Aishwarya-Abhishek.
But in addition, there are Bollywood actresses who did not romance their co-stars, but the director of the film.
Take a look at the complete list of B-Town actresses who romanced their film directors while shooting for a film.
KALKI KOECHLIN AND ANURAG KASHYAP
Kalki met director Anurag Kashyap in 2008. In fact, the french beauty made her debut in the Bollywood industry with Kashyap’s Dev D. At that time, Anurag was married to Aarti Bajaj and has two kids with her.
Married since 2003, Anurag and Aarti filed for divorce in 2009. Anurag tied the knot with Kalki in April 2011. However, their marriage lasted for a brief period of time and the two got divorced in May 2015. Kalki is now pregnant with her first child with boyfriend Guy Hershberg. Her pregnancy is due in December 2019.
RANI MUKHERJEE AND ADITYA CHOPRA
Actress Rani Mukherjee rose to fame after starring in a number of Yash Raj Films production. Later, she married the scion of YRF productions, Aditya Chopra in 2014. Rani and Adi got married in an intimate ceremony in Italy.
Rani met Adi for the first time professionally during the shoot of Mujhse Dosti Karoge. Prior to meeting Rani, Adi was married to designer Payal Khanna. Their marriage lasted for ten years and the filed for divorce in 2009.
UDITA GOSWAMI AND MOHIT SURI
Call it destiny or sheer coincidence, Udita Goswami made her debut in Bollywood with Mohit Suri’s directorial debut film Zeher. The two have dated for nine years and are leading a happily married life. Mohit even has his daughter Devi Suri’s named inked on his right arm.
SONIA RAZDAN AND MAHESH BHATT
Before meeting Sonia Razdan, director Mahesh Bhatt was married to Kiran Bhatt for 20 years (1970-90). They have two children– Pooja Bhatt and Rahul Bhatt. Mahesh and Kiran are not officially divorced.
However, Mahesh decided to marry Sonia and convert as a Muslim. Sonia is married to the director since 1986. The couple has two daughters — Shaheen Bhatt and Alia Bhatt.
DEEPTI NAVAL AND PRAKASH JHA
Indian-American actress Deepti naval and noted film director Prakash Jha met in 1984 while shooting for his film Hip Hip Hurray. The two were married but for a brief period of time. The couple may not be living together but they have an adopted daughter Disha Jha.
SONALI BENDRE AND GOLDIE BEHL
Sonali Bendre and Goldie Behl crossed each other’s path during the shoot of Naaraaz in 1994. They two started off as friends but went on to dating for five years. The two got married in 2002 and have been married for 17 years now. The couple also has a son whose name is Ranveer.
KIRAN JUNEJA AND RAMESH SIPPY
Remarkable director of the Indian film industry, Ramesh Sippy is married to talented actress Kiran Juneja. The two have been living a happily married life for 28 years. It is Sippy’s second marriage before he split with his first wife Geeta. Sippy and Kiran first met on the sets of Doordarshan’s long-running soap Buniyaad.