When Bollywood celebrities marry, the whole world comes to know about it. As a matter of fact, their weddings are generally a star-studded, pomp and show celebrations. But many a times, these larger-than-life star couples prefer low-profile, intimate wedding ceremonies. The reason behind this hide and seek game with the paparazzi can be many. While a few Bollywood couples stay away from the shutterbugs because of inter-religion marriage and a few others, do not intend to jeopardise their brand name and value in the industry.
Many of us are unknown about the fact that there are actually several Bollywood star couples, who have tied the knot, within a closed scenario. They had literally stayed away from the entire hullabaloo and media glare while marrying their partners. But as a known fact, secrets in the tinselville is definitely not long lasting, here are few legendary names, who had successfully concealed their marital status till a certain point of time. Readers can comment and vote their favourite secret couple:
Bollywood's love birds Dharmendra and Hema Malini were so much in love with each other that no hurdle could stop them from uniting. Dharmendra, who was already married, couldn't stop himself from falling for the dream girl. It is also believed that Dharama Garam had converted to Islam, in order to marry Hema.
Shammi Kapoor-Geeta Bali
They were so much in love that they never thought about the pros and cons about their upcoming future. Shammi Kapoor was always afraid that his parents would never accept Geeta Bali as their daughter-in-law, as she was a year older to him. They then decided to secretly marry at a temple. But they couldn't stay together for a long time as Geeta passed away due to health ailments.
Boney Kapoor was so much in love with the beautiful and charming Sridevi that he married her even before he legally separated from his first wife. Boney, who was already a family man back then, secretly married Sridevi, and later divorced his first wife.
Saif Ali Khan-Amrita Singh
Love goes beyond age. That's what Saif and Amrita had proved once upon a time. Amrita was almost 12 years senior to Saif. When Saif expressed his desire to marry her, his parent strongly opposed it. But, that did not stop them and they decided to go ahead with the marriage without the approval of their parents. Amrita and Saif tied the knot in Oct 1991.
Juhi Chawla-Jai Mehta
They followed the same, old "We are just friends" kind of fundas, until their secret got revealed to the world. These "so-called friends" soon became Mr and Mrs and proud parents of their only daughter.