Neena Gupta to Sridevi to Neha Dhupia: 9 heroines who got pregnant before marriage
First Published Nov 29, 2020, 7:31 PM IST
Here are 9 actresses from Bollywood who became pregnant before their wedding
Here is a list of celebrities who got married either secretly, or hurriedly or who are still in a relationship but enjoyed motherhood after having a baby outside wedlock.
Sridevi: According to Midday, Sridevi is possibly the only one among Indian actresses who has actually acknowledged being pregnant before marriage. The actress was in a relationship with Mr India producer Boney Kapoor. The couple tied the knot in 1996, and just a few months later their daughter Jhanvi was born
Neena Gupta: The talented actress Neena Gupta, had an affair with West Indies cricketer Vivian Richards, and became pregnant with daughter Masaba. But they married as Vivian chose to be with his first wife.
Mahima Chaudhary: The Pardes actress' marriage announcement with beau Bobby Mukherjee in 2006 shocked her fans. According to reports, she became pregnant before her wedding and gave birth to her daughter just a few months after her marriage.
Neha Dhupia: Angad Bedi and Neha Dhupia took to social media to announce that they got married, which came as a surprise. Later Angad Bedi, revealed on Neha’s chat show that she was pregnant before they married. He also said that he was scolded by Neha’s parents when broke the news to them. “I said, ‘You know what? We’re gonna have a baby.’ There was silence, bahut jhaad padi (they scolded me a lot). I don’t think they were really prepared to hear the news that you were expecting,” he said.
Amy Jackson: As soon she announced her engagement with boyfriend George Panayiotou, she shared the news of her pregnancy on Instagram. On September 23, she delivered a boy and named him Andreas. According to reports, Amy and George plan to get married in Greece once their adorable munchkin turns a few months older.
Konkona Sen Sharma: The talented actress started dating Ranvir Shorey in 2007. The couple had a secret wedding in September 2010 and, 6 months later, the news was out that she had given birth to a baby boy, who was named Haroon. Although Sen did not acknowledge the fact that she got pregnant before marriage, it was too obvious for the world to ignore.
Sarika: Sarika and the versatile actor Kamal Hassan entered a live-in relationship just after his divorce to dancer Vani Ganapathy. The affair led to the birth of actress Shruti Hassan. The couple tied the knot later and, post the wedding, Sarika gave birth to their second child, Akshara.
Amrita Arora: Bollywood actress and Kareena Kapoor's best friend Amrita's marriage came out of nowhere. The reason behind the hush-hush wedding was that Amrita conceived while she was in a relationship with businessman Shakeel Ladak.
Kalki Koechlin: The actress took everyone by surprise after she announced her pregnancy in an interview with a popular newspaper. She has been talking about her relationship with boyfriend Guy Hershberg and motherhood in interviews. She has shared pictures of herself flaunting her baby bump on her Instagram. In a chat show, Kalki spoke about her family's reaction to her pregnancy news. Her mother had told her, ‘Look, next time you marry, just make sure it’s for life.’ So she wasn’t in a big hurry.
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