It’s a well-known fact that Bollywood is a lucrative career option. The beloved Bollywood actors and actresses earn much more than people employed in almost all other sectors. While most of the actresses marry within the film fraternity, some of them chose to marry rich businessmen and they are now living a lavish life. Here is a look at 9 such husbands of Bollywood divas (belonging to the film industry and otherwise) who are filthy rich:
1. Tina Ambani – 2.8 Billion
Of course, there is no doubt that she would top the list with the Ambani tag attached to her as the last name. Her husband Anil Ambani is one of the richest men in India. His net worth is 2.8 billion USD as per a report in the Forbes magazine. We can only imagine what kind of luxuries the yesteryear actress must be rolling in with that kind of money.
2. Celina Jaitley – $2.3 Million
Celina Jaitley, after a short-lived and unsuccessful Bollywood stint got married to Austria based businessman Peter Haag. Peter owns and runs a successful chain of hotels in Dubai and Singapore. His exact net worth isn’t quoted anywhere but he has been touted as a ‘billionaire’ multiple times. So Celina is definitely living a rich, comfortable and luxurious life as Mrs. Haag.
3. Shilpa Shetty Kundra – $400 Million
’90s Bollywood sweetheart tied the knot with businessman Raj Kundra who has a number of successful business ventures such as Groupco Developers and TMT Global. They also have their own IPL team, the Rajasthan Royals. As per reports, Raj makes approximately 100 million dollars each year. That sure sounds rich and comfortable.
4. Rani Mukerji – $960 M
Brown-eyed beauty and successful Bollywood actress Rani Mukerji made a smart choice in her personal life by choosing a well-settled life partner. Heir and owner of the most successful film production company in India, Aditya Chopra‘s net worth is 960 million dollars. True to her name, Rani will be living like a queen for the rest of her life.
5. Asin – $100 Million
Asin made a name for herself in Bollywood as well as South Indian film industry. However, choosing Micromax co-founder Rahul Sharma as a life partner was perhaps her wisest decision. His net worth is upwards of 100 million dollars and he is the owner of a three-acre farm alongside being the proud owner of limited edition fast cars such as an orange Bentley, a Mercedes and a Bimmer.
6. Vidya Balan – $475 Million
Her movie choices are smart and so was her choice for a life partner. Vidya Balan got married to producer Siddharth Roy Kapoor whose net worth is whopping 475 million dollars. Apart from producing movies, Siddharth is also a part of the Film and Television Producers Guild of India. He resigned as the MD of The Walt Disney Co. sometime back. With so many active and lucrative roles, we’re sure both Mr.Roy and Mrs.Vidya are rolling in money.
7. Amrita Arora – $12 Million
She had a short-lived and unsuccessful Bollywood career, but bathes in riches after her marriage to businessman Shakeel Ladak. He is the owner a construction company based out of Mumbai, the Redstone Group. His net worth is estimated to be approximately 12 million.
8. Ayesha Takia – $10 Million
After a fairly good career run in Bollywood, Ayesha decided to tie the knot with boyfriend Farhan Azmi. He is a mega hotelier and the son of politician Abu Azmi. In terms of money, power as well prestige, he is considered to be quite an influential name. His net worth is said to be approximately 10 million dollars.
9. Juhi Chawla – $2.43 Million
She has enjoyed success in both professional as well as personal life. Having married successful businessman Jay Mehta with a net worth of 2.43 million dollars, Juhi is leading a comfortable and luxurious married life. Jay Mehta is the owner of the Mehta Group which is a well-known name and is spread across Africa, USA, Canada and India.
The choice of a life partner shouldn’t be made on the basis of money, but it should be made smartly. These actresses through their marriages have taught us the same.