- List of Indian actresses, who tied the knot with NRIs.
- Kavya, Madhuri, Pooja, Rambha, etc are some of them
We are talking about those Indian actresses, who tied the knot with NRIs. Let us look at those heroines who gave in to their NRI fixation and even took a break from their soaring film career.
1) Kavya Madhavan and Nishal Chandra
Kavya Madhavan was earlier married to Nishal Chandra, who was working as a Technical Advisor in Kuwait National Bank. Later, they both got separated in 2011. Kavya is now married to Mollywood star Dileep.
2) Madhuri Dixit and Dr Sriram Nene
Bollywood dancing diva, Madhuri Dixit, married to the US-based surgeon, Dr Sriram Nene, in 1999. Later, she decided to settle down in Los Angeles, and bid adieu to the film industry. Madhuri is back to showbiz for good now. She is also a doting mother of two adorable boys and gives absolute importance to her family over films.
3) Rambha and Indran Pathmanathan
Popular actress Rambha married Canada-based businessman named Indran Pathmanathan on April 8, 2010, in Tirumala. She gave birth to a baby girl, Laanya in Toronto on January 13, 2011, and also another girl on March 31, 2015.
4) Suchitra Murali and Murali
Suchitra is a trained classical dancer who entered movies as a child artist in the year 1990 in the film No.20 Madras Mail. She has appeared mostly in Malayalam movies as well as a few films in Tamil and Telugu. Later, Suchitra married Murali in 1999 and quit movies. She is now settled in the US with her husband and daughter. Suchitra has opened a dance school there called "Naatya Graha Dance Academy".
5) Celina Jaitley and Peter Haag
Bollywood actress Celina Jaitley married Dubai-based hotelier Peter Haag, in 2011. In 2012, she gave birth to twins and is now settled in Dubai.
6) Juhi Chawla and Jai Mehta
Actress and former Miss India, Juhi Chawla was a popular heroine in the 90s. In 1995, she married with her longtime beau, Jai Mehta, who was a UK-based industrialist. She kept this secret for a brief period. Later, they declared their marriage only when Juhi was pregnant with their first child.
7) Shilpa Shetty and Raj Kundra
Just after, Shilpa Shetty won the famous British celebrity reality show Big Brother in 2007 she met her prince charming Raj Kundra in the UK. Raj Kundra is a businessman based in Britain. The couple was blessed with a beautiful baby boy, Viaan, in 2012.
8) Meera Jasmine and Anil John Titus
Mollywood actress Meera Jasmine is married to Anil John Titus, Dubai-based Malayali Techie on February 9th, 2014.
9) Meenakshi Seshadri and Harish Mysore
Meenakshi married Harish Mysore, an investment banker from the US in 1995. The pretty actress shifted her base to the US after marriage and is now the mother of two beautiful kids. She has her own dancing school in Dallas by the name of Cherish Institute of Dance.
10) Pooja Batra and Sonu Ahluwalia
Winner of the Miss India International 1993, Pooja Batra has also worked in many Bollywood movies like Bhai, Haseena Maan Jaayegi, Kahin Pyaar Na Ho Jaaye and Jodi No.1. She has also worked in some Malayalam films before tying the knot to an orthopaedic surgeon from California, Dr Sonu S. Ahluwalia.
Last Updated 31, Mar 2018, 6:55 PM IST