Philosophically speaking, money cannot buy everything but practically money is the basic thing that is used for calculating the status of any person!! Right? In today’s day and age, it is money that matters, or so everyone believes. We listen to a lot of these incidents where ordinary girls marry men just for their money. But there are cases in which even actresses chose money instead of love by tying the knot with businessmen who are rolling in cash, they have secured themselves with enough money to last a lifetime, as well as tons and tons of happiness. These stars are rumored to marry their partners solely because of the ‘money’ factor. Let’s have a look at such celebs of Bollywood:
Raveena Tandon and Anil Thadani
The gorgeous actress broke the stereotypes by adopting two girls when she was just 21-year-old! She was one of the most celebrated actresses of Bollywood when she took the step to embrace motherhood. Also, the actress got married to film distributor Anil Thadani, in Udaipur’s Jag Mandir Palace. Anil Thadani is a prodigious film distributor and is a big name in the production houses of Mumbai.
Juhi Chawla and Jay Mehta
Jay Mehta is the husband of former Miss India and Bollywood actress Juhi Chawla. He was earlier married to Sujata Birla, sister of Yash Birla who died in the Flight 605 plane crash in 1990. Jay is super-rich and owns the Mehta Group which is spread over Africa, India, Canada, and the United States.
Celina Jaitly and Peter Haag
This elegant actress is married to a rich Austrian, ‘Peter Haag’. She is well- known for her movies like Janasheen (2013), Silsiilay (2005), No Entry (2005), and Golmaal Returns (2008). Her husband is the Group Director of Marketing for “Emaar Hospitality Group” and also owns numerous hotel chains in Dubai and Singapore. She is the mother of four who is also an active supporter of the LGBT community. In 2014, she earned fame through her singing debut in a video on gay rights titled ‘The Welcome‘. And as for now despite going through many ups and downs in her life and she is finally living a joyful life filled with love and care.
Amrita Arora and Shakeel Ladak
Shakeel Ladak was born in Hyderabad and is the owner of Courtyard by Marriott, Pune. He is also the director of the Redstone Group. He forayed into the field of a construction business. He is featured in the ‘10 Richest Husbands of Bollywood Actresses’ after he married Amrita Arora, an Indian film actress, and model. Shakeel Ladak was previously married to Nisha Rana, a girl from the royal family in Nepal. It was a clear case of sour grapes when Nisha Rana accused her classmate from college, Amrita Arora of stealing Shakeel Ladak from her. However, the allegation was not proved and remained a rumor.
Shilpa Shetty Kundra and Raj Kundra
She’s the actress who created a blizzard after marrying a British Punjabi man who was already married and even had a child. Shilpa’s expensive diamonds speak volumes of her rich life with his husband Raj Kundra. Thanks to this union, she’s the owner of luxurious homes around the world having an army of housekeepers, several business partnerships and earnings through her numerous Yoga videos online. she’s the co-owner of Groupco Developers and TMT Global and the IPL team Rajasthan Royals. Her tycoon husband also makes sure to pamper her with frequent holidays.!
Sridevi and Boney Kapoor
One of the most distinguished actresses of Bollywood, Sridevi married a rich man named Boney Kapoor. We know that the couple is mismatched but they are said to spend a whopping amount of 25 lacs per month on themselves!!! Boney Kapoor has a net worth in million dollars or more which helped Sridevi to live a lavish life.
Asin Thottumkal and Rahul Sharma
After gaining fame and success in Bollywood and South Indian industries, Asin went ahead to tie the knot with Rahul Sharma, the co-founder of Micromax and the proud owner of some very big bucks! His company reaps in more than a billion dollars each year. His net worth itself is upwards of 100 million dollars. He owns a three-acre farmhouse and a variety of fast cars such as a limited edition orange Bentley, a Merc, and a Bimmer.
Kim Sharma and Ali Punjani
Ever since she made her Bollywood debut in the 2000 movie, Mohabbatein, Kim Sharma has been ruling the hearts of many men in India with her gorgeous looks, cute voice, and dimpled face. The actress got married to Kenya-based businessman, Ali Punjani. The two dated for a couple of months before they got married in a private ceremony in August 2010. However, the duo got separated in 2017 which made the actress left penniless.
Vidya Balan and Siddharth Roy Kapoor
The heart-throbbing actress Vidya Balan, in May 2012, announced that she was dating Siddharth Roy Kapur, the CEO of UTV Motion Pictures following which, on 14 December 2012, the couple got married in a private ceremony in Bandra, Mumbai.
Ayesha Takia and Farhan Azmi
Ayesha Takia rose to fame with her sensational appearance in the movie Taarzan: The Wonder Car. Ayesha got married to restauranteur Farhan Azmi, son of Samajwadi Party leader Abu Azmi, in 2009. The actress was in a relationship with Farhan for four years before they tied the knot.
Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli is a name that needs no introduction. Kohli is the Talented and Star Cricketer Captain of India’s Cricket Team. Through his passion for cricket, skill, style, as well as social initiatives, he has always stayed in the limelight. Though zillions of ladies were madly in love with him, he chose to marry the Bollywood’s glamorous actress Anushka Sharma. Virat is ranked 89th in the highest-paid athletes in the world and is said to earn 7 crore rupees per year just from his BCCI salary!!
Esha Deol and Bharat Takhtani
She is the daughter of one of the most iconic jodis of Bollywood, Dharmendra and Hema Malini. Esha is happily married to her childhood sweetheart, Bharat Takhtani who is a diamond merchant and runs a company called R.G. Bangle Pvt. Ltd which deals in the diamond business. Bharat’s family has a long history of being into business, and his ancestors have always been one of the leading industrialists of Mumbai.
Gayatri Joshi and Vikas Oberoi
Gayatri Joshi married Billionaire Vikas Oberoi. Indian Billionaire is the promoter of Oberoi Constructions. Their wedding took place after their long-time affair. Amrita Arora married Shakeel Ladak a businessman who was married earlier with Nisha Rana.
Isha Koppikar and Timmy Narang
Their love blossomed when they first met during one of their workout sessions. Numbers exchanged and that’s how the story began. Timmy Narang is the owner of multiple hotels. He owns the Lush restaurant and grill at The Palladium, Mumbai.