Love, as they say, has no boundaries. It’s an eternal feeling that is above religion, race and color. It is an emotion that cannot be governed by any logic or be standardized. Hence, age too is insignificant when cupid strikes. So, let’s check out a list of Bollywood actresses who married younger men.
7. Archana Puran Singh and Parmeet Sethi
It was at a common friend’s party that Archana and Parmeet found true love in each other’s company. Once the two realized that they got along really well, they decided to move in together. After spending four years as live-in partners, they were sure they wanted to spend their remaining life with each other. Parmeet is four years younger to Archana, but even that has never dampened their relationship. The two fought against all odds, including their families, to tie the knot.
6. Zarina Wahab and Aditya Pancholi
He was an unconventionally good looking, light-eyed actor with a personality to die for. She was a talented model cum actress. Aditya and Zarina met for the first time on the sets of ‘Kalank Ka Tika’ in 1985, and it was love at first sight for them. Their love for each other was so intense, that the duo decided to tie the knot the next year itself. Zarina is almost six years elder to Aditya. More recently, they were in the news for their son’s supposed involvement in actress Jiah Khan’s suicide.
5. Mehr Rampal and Arjun Rampal
One of the most good-looking and talked about couple of B-Town, Mehr and Arjun are the perfect example of a made-for-each other couple. Mehr is two years older to Arjun and has been a very supportive wife through all, happy and sad, phases of Arjun’s career. The couple got married in 2001 and is blessed with two beautiful daughters, Myra and Mahikaa. The couple unfortunately was caught up in the divorce of Hrithik-Sussanne Khan, who were close friends of theirs.
4. Farah Khan and Shirish Kunder
The amazing and unconventional choreographer, Farah Kahn, made her directorial debut with “Main Hoon Na”. While she was working on the movie, she happened to meet Shirish Kunder. The two clicked immediately and they soon became good friends. Before they knew it, both of them were ready to spend their lives with each other. Despite the fact that Shirish is eight years younger to Farah, the duo got married in 2004. Today, they are blessed with triplets – son Czar and 2 daughters, Diva and Anya.
3. Adhuna and Farhan Akhtar
The very talented and gifted actor and filmmaker, Farhan Akhtar is three years younger to his hair-stylist wife, Adhuna Akhtar. The two met when Farhan was writing the script of his directorial venture ‘Dil Chahta Hai’, for which Adhuna was chosen to be the hair stylist. While everyone else went gaga over the movie, Farhan and Adhuna discovered love for each other. The sparks of love ignited between the two and they dated for the next three years. Farhan and Adhuna decided to get married in 2003. The couple is blessed with two daughters, Akira and Shakya.
2. Shilpa Shetty and Raj Kundra
The age difference, between this stunning celebrity couple isn’t too great. Shilpa is merely three months older than Raj Kundra. The two met at the launch preparations of S2 (perfume brand owned by Shilpa) and fell in love in no time. While Raj admits that it was love at first sight for him, Shilpa however took some time before she declared her love for him. In love, as they were, the two settled down for an impromptu marriage in November 2009 and were blessed with a baby boy in 2012.
1. Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan
Aishwarya Rai is said to be the most beautiful woman on earth.; Abhishek Bachchan has a heavy-duty surname attached to him. The sizzling chemistry between these two dashing personalities was bound to make hearts flatter with excitement. Looking at this adorable couple, who would say that Aishwarya is 2 years older to Abhishek? The two stared dating while shooting for Mani Ratnam’s ‘Guru’, and finally tied the knot in 2007. They have a daughter named Aaradhya.