We have many such married couples in the film industry, who have huge age gaps between them. For these celebs, marriage is all about loving each other without any difference, be it age, religion, or caste. Here, have a look at some of the most successful couples in Bollywood, who took the plunge and got married despite their age differences.
1. Saif Ali Khan & Kareena Kapoor :
This is not the first time where Saif Ali Khan has been in a relationship with someone with a huge age difference. He married Amrita Singh, who was 12 years older than him. But their marriage ended in the year 2004. Saif later fell in love with Kareena Kapoor, on the sets of Tashan. Kareena is 11 years younger than Saif. The duo got married on October 16, 2012.
2. Aamir Khan & Kiran Rao:
Aamir Khan, four years after his divorce from first wife Reena Dutta, married Kiran Rao on December 28, 2005. Kiran had been an assistant director to Ashutosh Gowariker during the making of Lagaan. Aamir and Kiran have an age gap of 9 years.
3. SHAHID KAPOOR AND MIRA RAJPUT:
Shahid and Mira have a wide age gap between them. Shahid is 13 years older than his wife Mira. Mira is 21 and Shahid is 34 years old.
4. Kunal Khemu and Soha Ali Khan:
After being in a live-in relationship for two years, Kunal and Soha got married on January 25, 2015. Kunal Khemu is five years younger than his wife Soha Ali Khan. But, the age difference was never an issue for this couple.
5. Shirish Kunder and Farah Khan:
Film editor-turned-director, Shirish Kunder, is eight years younger than his wife, Farah Khan. Shirish was the editor of Farah’s directorial debut Main Hoon Naa. Their friendship on the sets soon changed into love. Society odds like the 8-year age gap and different religions too could not stop these two lovebirds from being one. They got married in 2004, and are blessed with two daughters and a son.
6. Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai:
The most-talked couple in the B-Town – Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, also have the age- angle to their love story. Abhishek is 2 years younger than his wife. The pair got married in 2007 and have a daughter together.
7. Riteish Deshmukh & Genelia D’Souza:
One of the most adorable and loved couples in Bollywood, Riteish-Genelia met on the sets of their debut film ‘Tujhe Meri Kasam’. Not many people know that Genelia and Riteish have a good 9 years age gap between them. Riteish is 9 years older than his wife.
8. Sanjay Dutt & Manyata:
Sanjay was married twice before he married Manyata and has been through a lot of ups and downs in life. But after his marriage to Manyata, who is 19 years younger than him, Sanjay Dutt for the first time enjoyed the company of his children and his wife.
9. Boney Kapoor & Sridevi:
Boney divorced his first wife Mona and tied the knot with Sridevi who was 9 years younger. The couple has two beautiful daughters. Even though Boney Kapoor looked way older than Sridevi and even older than his years, the couple was very much in love.
10. Dharmendra and Hema Malini:
Dharmendra was already married when he fell in love with Hema Malini on the sets of ‘Tum Haseen Main Jawan’. Even their 13-year age gap could not keep them away from each other. Both of them converted to Islam to marry each other amidst family opposition. They have two daughters, Esha and Ahaana.