Bollywood is surely an entertainment industry that consists of extremely talented and hard-working producers, directors, technicians and of course, our favorite actors.
There are times when real-life family members share the silver screen. Some of the best actors and actresses of all time have been seen starring opposite their siblings, parents, and even in-laws on the silver screen.
This list also includes some of the most iconic on-screen pairings of real-life couples, as well.
So, let’s have a look :
1. Shilpa and Shamita Shetty
The siblings Shilpa and Shamita Shetty were seen acting together in the movie ‘Fareb’ which is a 2005 Indian romantic thriller film and was directed by Deepak Tijori.
2. Naseeruddin Shah and Ratna Pathak
Real-life couple was seen on the reel in the film “Jaane Tu… Ya Jaane Na” (2008) as the parents of the main lead. This couples bickering chemistry in the film was something worth a watch.
3. Emraan Hashmi and Smilie Suri
Smilie Suri made her Bollywood debut with the 2005 film, Kalyug, which was her brother Emraan Hashmi’s directorial debut as well and was a hit at the box office.
4. Ajay Devgn and Kajol
This is one of the most loved couples both on-screen and off-screen.
This couple have been quite famous and have worked together in films like : Ishq (1997), U Me Aur Hum” (2008) “Dil Kya Kare” (1999), “Raju Chacha” (2000) and “Toonpur Ka Super Hero” (2010) and the recently released film “Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior” (2020).
5. Riteish Deshmukh and Genelia D’Souza
This extremely cute couple got married on 3 February 2012 and also worked together as an on-screen couple in the film “Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya” (2012).
6. Rajesh Khanna and Dimple Kapadia
Well, even after being separated in April 1982, the duo happened to work together in the film “Jai Jai Shiv Shankar” in 1990.
7. Salman Khan, Sohail Khan and Arbaaz Khan
These are the most popular siblings of Bollywood. Although there are many films in which only either 2 of them had worked together but taking into consideration all three working together, they have appeared in 2 films together “Hello” (2008) and “Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya” (2005).
8. Aamir Khan and Faisal Khan
Well, many of us might not know that the film ‘Mela’ (2000) fame friends are real-life siblings !!! Interesting isn’t it??
9. Ranbir Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor, and Neetu Singh
Yes!! Even the Kapoors made it to this list. The family worked together in the movie “Besharam” (2013). Apart from this, Rishi and Neetu have been a part of numerous successful films in the past, most recently in “Do Dooni Chaar” (2010).
10. Dharmendra, Sunny Deol, and Bobby Deol
Wow, who doesn’t know them!! Right!!?? Dharmendra has 2 sons Sunny Deol and Bobby Deol and has worked together with them in various blockbuster films like “Apne” (2007), “Yamla Pagla Deewana” (2011), “Yamla Pagla Deewana 2” (2013) “Yamla Pagla Deewana: Phir Se” (2018)
11. Mithun Chakraborty and Mahaakshay Chakraborty
This father-son Jodi worked together in the film “Enemmy” (2013).
12. Jaya Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan
While everyone knows about the innumerable hit movies where the duo Amitabh and Jaya Bachchan have worked together, there are movies: “Laaga Chunari Mein Daag” (2007) and “Drona” (2008) where Jaya and Abhishek were seen together.
13. Ajay Devgn and Tanuja
They worked together in movies “Son of Sardaar” (2012) and “Bhoot” (2003)
14. Sanjay Dutt and Sunil Dutt
Last but not the least to finish off this list is the duo of Sunil Dutt and his son Sanjay Dutt who worked together in “Munnabhai MBBS” (2003). Their on-screen chemistry as father-son received an overwhelming response and is something worth a watch !!!
15. HARIVANSH RAI AND TEJI BACHCHAN
Amitabh Bachchan’s parents appeared in the film Kabhi Kabhi. The movie was a multi starer movie and its star cast including Amitabh Bachchan, Rakhee Gulzar, Shashi Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor, Waheeda Rahman, Neetu Singh and Simi Grewal.
The most interesting appearance was of Amitabh’s parents. Amitabh’s parents were seen doing kanyadan of Pooja (Rakhi’s caracter) during the early scenes of the movie.
16. Arshad wars with Maria Goretti
In the movie Salaam Namaste, Arshad Warsi’s wife Maria, and his son Zeke did a cameo appearance.
Arshad Warsi worked in the movie 2005 Salaam Namastey. A little known fact about the movie is that his wife Maria Goretti and son Zeke also did a small cameo in the movie.