A lot of Indian actresses have chosen businessmen and industrialist as their life partners. Even after working and sometimes dating their handsome co-stars, some actresses surprised their fans by tying the knot with businessmen.
One of the main reasons of marrying businessmen is, actresses can preserve their private lives. Most importantly, they do not have to share their hubby on-screen with other actresses. Moreover, short term career and fame is another reason for actresses to opt for businessmen over actors. Marrying a businessman brings financial security as well.
There are many celebrities in Bollywood who have married businessmen. For example, Shilpa Shetty who was romantically linked with Akshay Kumar tied the knot with famous businessman, Raj Kundra. The couple together work on business ventures as well. From owning an IPL team to merging with a gold company, Shilpa has explored herself in the business field as well.
Here are some gorgeous Bollywood actresses who married businessmen and not actors from showbiz.
Bollywood Actresses Who Married Businessmen:
The yesteryear beauty, Mumtaz married millionaire Mayur Madhvani and seems to have started the trend of marrying businessmen.
The yesteryear actress who acted in Bollywood movies during the late 1970s to late 80s is married to the Chairman of Reliance, Anil Dhirubhai Ambani.
Raveena was in a relationship with Akshay Kumar. However, after the break up, Raveena found her true love while shooting for Stumped. She married prominent film distributor Anil Thadani.
Shilpa Shetty was dating Akshay Kumar. The sudden break up shattered Shilpa Shetty. However, she found her true love in London based businessman, Raj Kundra.
Although the couple might have separated ways, Karisma tied the knot with Delhi-based businessman Sanjay Kapur. The wedding was a sudden news as Karisma was in a relationship with Abhishek Bachchan.
Celina has a secret celebrity wedding. Celina who is a mum to two twins married Dubai-based Austrian hotelier Peter Haag.
Ayesha Takia tied the knot with her long time beau and restaurateur Farhan Azmi who is the son of famous politician, Abu Azmi.
After a failed relationship with Inder Kumar, Isha found her true love in restaurateur Timmy Narang.
Amrita walked the aisle and tied the knot with beau Shakeel Ladak who is a businessman.
Reema who shot to fame with the movie, Malamaal Weekly tied the knot with Delhi based hotelier Shiv Karan Singh.
Juhi saddened a lot of her fans when she said I Do to British based industrialist, Jai Mehta.