The dazzling world of Bollywood attracts everyone. Well, this fact is not true when we start talking about the better halves of Bollywood Directors. For these gorgeous women, being in the Bollywood industry is just part of the job.
The wives of these Bollywood directors don’t like to share the spotlight that was for their husbands. They rarely attend wild Bollywood parties and other events with their husbands. These women have their work and they prefer to stay away from the limelight.
Check out these 9 popular directors of Bollywood and the profession of their better halves.
1. Rohit Shetty – Maya More
We all know the struggle of Rohit Shetty in Bollywood. He is now considered one of the most bankable Bollywood directors. He continued to deliver the number of hit films every year.
Rohit Shetty married Maya More back in 2005, and they live happily from the last 15 years.
The couple has a 10 years old son named Ishaan. Rohit Shetty’s wife Maya More is a banker by profession and prefers to stay away from the limelight.
2. Kabir Khan – Mini Mathur
Kabir Khan is now considered one of the finest directors in Bollywood. He is the man behind amazing movies like Ek Tha Tiger and New York.
He loves to create stories on the backdrop of international affairs. Kabir Khan’s movies are well received by the Audience and also appreciated by the movie critics.
Kabir Khan got married to Mini Mathur who is a well-known TV Host. Mini Mathur had hosted Indian Idol for 4 seasons and other popular shows on MTV India. She also participated in the celebrity dance reality show Jhalak Dikhla Ja season 2.
Recently, she hosted Dilli Dil se. The couple is blessed with two kids, Sairah and Vivaan.
3. Rajkumar Hirani – Manjeet Lamba
Rajkumar Hirani emerged out as one of the most successful Bollywood directors with lots of hit films in recent years. Little you know that Raju also worked in the advertising industry and tried his luck in the editing department.
Rajkumar Hirani got married to Manjeet Lamba in December 1994. Raju weds Manjeet was an arranged marriage. Manjeet Lamba is an ace pilot in Air India. Raju Hirani became the father of a baby boy named Vir.
4. Anurag Basu – Tani Basu
Anurag Basu is a master director with his choice of films and the way he presents his films. His notable works include Barfi and Jagga Jasoos. He is multitalented as he is a writer, actor, producer, and reality show judge as well.
Anurag Basu got married to Tani Basu who is an advertising and multimedia professional. Anurag Basu fell in love with Tani when she used to be her boss.
They met while Anurag was shooting for a documentary film in Guwahati. After several ups and downs, they settled and now they are the proud parents of two pretty daughters Ahana and Ishana.
5. Ashutosh Gowariker – Sunita
Ashutosh Gowariker is an Indian film director, screenwriter, and producer. He is famous for making his movies on a grand scale.
His notable works in Bollywood include Lagaan, Jodhaa Akbar, Swades, Mohenjo Daro, and recently released Panipat.
Sunita, the wife of Ashutosh Gowariker is a producer. She used to be a model and then air hostess. The movie Swades starring Shah Rukh Khan was also produced by Sunita. She also produced Jodhaa Akbar, and What’s Your Raashee?
6. Vishal Bhardwaj – Rekha Bhardwaj
The wife of Vishal Bhardwaj, Rekha Bhardwaj is a singer who usually performs for the live audience. Vishal met Rekha during the annual function of Hindu College in New Delhi back in 1984.
The couple got married in 1991. Rekha used to sing in Bengali, Hindi, Punjabi, Malayalam, and Marathi as well.
7. Dibakar Banerjee – Richa Puranesh
Dibakar Banerjee got married to Richa Puranesh who works as an FMCG marketing executive. The couple used to live in Delhi before the success of Khosla Ka Ghosla.
8. Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra – Bharti
Rakesh Omprakash Mehra got married to P.S. Bharti who happened to be a film editor. The couple got married in 1992.
They are the parents of a son and daughter named Vedant and Bhairavi respectively.
8. Vidhu Vinod Chopra – Anupama Chopra
Vidhu Vinod Chopra got married to Anupama Chopra back in 1990. Anupama Chopra is an Indian author, film critic, and journalist.
She is the founder member of Digital Platform Film Companion.