Bollywood will be really blunt if there is no controversy or gossip. Celebrity life is often surrounded by controversies. Every day, we get to hear some new controversy which becomes the talk of the town. Without controversies, the industry becomes quite boring.
There are many famous controversies which have been in the news since ages. For example, the fight between Shahrukh Khan and Salman Khan is one of the biggest controversies which has gathered many eyeballs since it commenced. Even now people are always talking about their years old fight.
Similarly, there are many other famous controversies which have become a part and parcel now. For example, Salman Khan's sweet to sour turned love affair with Aishwarya Rai will always be one of the biggest controversies in not only their lives, but Bollywood as well.
There are many other controversies in Bollywood which have been very popular. For example, the controversy of Aamir Khan's love child with British journalist, Jessica Hines shocked everyone. Aamir has never been involved in big controversies, but this one just broke his image as the journalist said that she was in a live-in with the actor. They apparently met during the shooting of Ghulam. She got pregnant and Aamir asked her to abort or leave the relationship. Jessica decided the later one and stayed in London with her son.
One of the most biggest controversies which became a rage was Amitabh Bachchan and Rekha's affair. Amitabh was married and he fell in love with the actress just 3 years after the wedding. The two often made headlines. Rumours got more weight when Rekha turned up at Rishi and Neetu Singh's wedding wearing sindoor and a mangalsutra. The actors were rumoured to be married. It was after Silsila when Rekha and Amitabh ended their love story. Silsila was one of the most controversial movies based on the real life love triangle between Amitabh, Jaya and Rekha.
Here are some of the biggest controversies of Bollywood which are really popular.
The Most Popular Controversies In Bollywood:
Amitabh and Rekha's Affair
Amitabh and Rekha have always created a lot of buzz with their alleged love affair. Amitabh was married and he fell in love with the actress just 3 years after the wedding. The two often made headlines. Rumours got more weight when Rekha turned up at Rishi and Neetu Singh's wedding wearing sindoor and a mangalsutra. The actors were rumoured to be married. It was after Silsila when Rekha and Amitabh ended their love story. But last year, Rekha and Amitabh shared some greetings of Namaste at an award show and Jaya too spoke with Rekha which raised many eyebrows.
SRK and Salman War
It is no secret that the ruling Khans Shahrukh and Salman are not friends. The fight started when the Khans had a heated argument at Katrina Kaif's birthday party back in 2008. For 5 long years the cold war was in the news. However, the controversy took a back seat when SRK and Salman hugged each other at an Iftaar party.
Aamir's Love Child
Aamir came to news for this big controversy which shocked Bollywood. Aamir was named the father of love child with British journalist, Jessica Hines. They apparently met during the shooting of Ghulam and then started living in together. She got pregnant and Aamir asked her to abort or leave the relationship. Jessica decided the later one and stayed in London with her son.
Salman's Affair With Ash
Salman has been in the news every time for his love life as well. However, his relationship with Aishwarya Rai was very much the talk of the town. However, Salman and Aishwarya's love turned really ugly when Ash blamed Salman for cheating on her. The couple ended their long relationship.
Abhishek and Karisma Break Up
Their engagement was really publicised and Big B himself announced the good news. However, things turned ugly when the couple called off their engagement. It was rumoured that Karisma's mother Babita did not like so many restrictions put on her daughter by Abhishek's mom, Jaya Bachchan. Karisma had left wearing short dresses, was not doing item songs and moreover, it was rumoured that Jaya did not like Karisma and stopped her son from tying the knot.
Jiah Khan's Suicide
It was an unfortunate event that shocked Bollywood. The 25-year-old actress who was best known for her roles in 'Nishabd' and 'Ghajini' committed suicide by hanging herself in her Mumbai flat. Jiah's mother Rabbiya Khan pinned the suicide onto Jiah's then boyfriend Suraj Pancholi, son of actor Aditya Pancholi. The 6 page suicide note even landed Suraj in jail.
SRK and Priyanka Chopra
This is another well known and talked about controversies in Bollywood. SRK is married and was never blamed for infidelity till Priyanka Chopra entered his life. It was rumoured that SRK and Priyanka are having an affair. Cosy moments at events ad awards, going to each others' houses at 3 am raised many eyebrows.
The 'Munnabhai' actor was convicted by a TADA court for illegally possession of weapons and explosives that were brought to India for carrying out coordinated serial blasts that killed 257 people and injured over 700 in 1993. Sanjay is undergoing remaining 42 months out of the five-year sentence awarded to him for his involvement in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case.