As the film makes waves at the Box Office counters today, we explore the real life celebrity couples who have brought the 2 States together in real sense. These couples are beautiful, matured and inspiring in every way, proving that cultural divide does not matter as long hearts bind.
Perhaps the topmost pair, Dharam ji and Hema Malini are known for their amazing on screen chemistry that spurred romance in every sense. The couple later entered into a lifelong relationship against all odds. Hema Malini has two beautiful girls with Dharmendra – Esha Deol and Ahana Deol, the hot properties of the tinsel town now married.
One of the most successful Director Actress combination that went personal, had a storming affair that led to marriage. Boney Kapoor married Sridevi after leaving his first wife Mona, mother of Arjun Kapoor. Sridevi called it quits with the cinema for years after that to enter into a blissful motherhood and domestic life. They have two children – Jhanavi and Khushi Kapoor
The striking pair that showcased the North South divide like no other, Sarika was a complete northie while Kamal a proper Tamil Brahmin boy. The love story that started when Kamal was acting in Hindi ended up into a matrimony which did not last long. The couple have 2 captivating beautiful girls, Shruti and Akshara Haasan.
She was a whirlwind performer on Telugu screen, he was a businessman. Jayasudha took the bold step in the days when marrying a North Indian was a complete taboo. The couple are still happily married with a son.
The glamourous actress of Bollywood and Tollywood married a North Indian film producer. Though the marriage lasted short, It was romantic and blissful.
This marriage not only brought North and South together, but mixed glamour with sports! Lara Dutta and Mahesh Bhupathi look every bit an adorable couple, enjoying the domestic bless with a little baby girl at home.
The sensational pair that made a lot of noise, Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan tied the knot in 2007, making themselves to be the most beautiful pair ever – both on and off screen. While Abhishek comes from a proper North Brahmin lineage, Ash is a total Bunt girl from Mangalore.
The talent mixed with intellect, Kiran Rao oozes the latter while Aamir is the epitome of the former. The man, who did not date for a long time after separating from his first wife Reema, met Kiran on the sets of Lagaan where she was working as an Assistant Director. The love story of sorts with a fairy tale ending then saw them getting hitched for good. The couple also have a son, Azad.
The Tam Bram of the South went on to rule the Bollywood screens with films like Dirty Picture and Ishqiya. Vidya Balan, a powerhouse of talent married producer Siddharth Roy Kapur, after the two struck off a great friendship that turned into a relationship.
She is one of the sexiest actresses of Bollywood and he is the self-contained businessman who was just a fan. Shilpa and Raj went on to become a couple after a matured relationship that lasted long. The couple now have a son, and blissfully happy.