There is a saying that Money is more valuable than anything over these days. In fact, there have been instances where a girl marries a boy who is much richer and fulfills all her demands. But this has not been limited to general public. We have seen many high profilers getting hitched to business tycoons for a well-settled life.
Among these high profilers are our very own Bollywood beauties who chose the path of marrying rich personalities and have a secure future. In fact, many of these actresses left acting after settling down with them. You must be eager to know who these actresses are. So let us have look at Bollywood actresses who married for money:-
Below are the top 10 Bollywood Actresses Who Married For Money
10. Dimpy Ganguly married Rahul Mahajan
Dimpy Ganguly was an aspiring model and actress before she came on the reality show of Rahul ka Swayamvar. She was much younger than Rahul but maybe she found that Rahul had good connections which could make her Bollywood career. Rahul also was mesmerized with Dimpy and they end up having a wedding on television. They even participated in dance reality show Nach Baliye together. But all was not well between the two and breaks could be seen in marriage within months. Dimpy even lodged FIR for physical abuse on Rahul Mahajan and finally, they divorced. Dimpy then married UAE-based another rich businessman and now is a mother of a baby girl.
9. Celina Jaitley married Peter Haag
Celina Jaitley started her Bollywood career with movie Janasheen opposite Fardeen Khan. After that Celina did feature in few movies but none of them could do well at box office. She was facing a doom in her career and suddenly her news of marriage popped out. She married a rich businessman from Dubai Peter who hails from Austria. It came as a shock as he was not from industry. But seems, Celina realized her income from industry was not stable and wanted a secure life, so she married Peter. Now she is proud mother of twin babies and is living happily with her family outside India.
8. Kim Sharma married Ali Punjani
Kim Sharma, known for her role in multi starrer Mohabattein, has not been able to achieve much success after the film. In fact, she was dragged for all wrong reasons in the Bollywood. With her link ups with cricketer Yuvraj Singh and leak of nude images, Kim has not been able to make it to the top in the industry. But she surely made news around when she married Kenya-based Indian businessman Ali Punjani in 2010. They got married in Mombasa and Kim shifted to Kenya. She left the industry thus confirming her financial security with Ali. Recently news of Ali leaving Kim has been doing rounds and that Kim is left with no money. Kim although have rubbished the rumors on her Twitter account but there is no smoke without fire.
7. Ayesha Takia married Farhan Azmi
Ayesha Takia was a leading Bollywood actress when she debuted with Tarzan- The wonder car. Her good looks and presentable body charmed various filmmakers to work with her. In fact, she did quite a few films but luck was not in her favor, as she was not getting Bollywood success. She is a natural beauty and every man would want to marry her. But it came as a surprise when Ayesha‘s marriage to Restaurant owner and businessmen Farhan Azmi was announced. Rumors flew that this marriage was monetarily influenced and their grand wedding said it all. Ayesha is now happily married to him and is only seen in few Bollywood events and parties.
6. Vidya Balan married Siddharth Roy Kapoor
There needs no introduction to actress Vidya Balan. She is a hard-hitting Bollywood actress who has always broken the norms in Bollywood. Be it Dirty Picture or most recently Begum Jaan, she has shown her acting skills and mettle in all what she does. But it was rather a surprise for all when Vidya Balan found love in producer Siddharth Roy Kapoor and married him. Instantly media tabloid said it to be a money driven marriage as Siddharth is a well-known producer in the industry. Despite all this, their marriage is intact and going strong and there are no glitches as of now.
5. Amrita Arora married Shakeel Ladakh
Amrita Arora known as a best friend of Kareena Kapoor Khan and sister of Malaika Arora Khan did not have a great Bollywood career. She was shunned to marry a filthy businessman who was a divorcee. They had a long affair before their marriage and Amrita was said to be pregnant before her marriage which led to hush gush wedding ceremony. Despite the rumors of Amrita marrying rich businessmen, they are living happily together and are proud parents of 2 sons.
4. Juhi Chawla married Jay Mehta
The beauty queen and successful actress of Bollywood, Juhi Chawla was termed to be insane when she decided to marry rich businessman Jay Mehta in 1995. Juhi was doing well in her career at that point of time but after her marriage, she left films and became a housewife. Call it a money related decision, as the age gap between Juhi and Jay is much more. Juhi could have married among the heroes of Bollywood or any other man of her age but she decides do marry Jay which confirms the speculations of her marrying for monetary security.
3. Sridevi married Boney Kapoor
Sridevi is a legendary actress in Bollywood and her beauty and charm is what people die for. Boney Kapoor was already married and Sridevi was said to be another woman in his life. Boney is much elder than Sridevi. Boney and Sridevi’s love blossomed during Mr. India events. There has been no match among the two but they are going strong till now. Boney and Sridevi have two daughters. In fact, they spend a lot of money on themselves every year as per credible sources. Going by this, it is surely the money that attracted Sridevi to marry Boney the most.
2. Shilpa Shetty Kundra married Raj Kundra
Shilpa Shetty, a successful Bollywood actress of her time, married businessmen of Dubai named Raj Kundra. As actresses have an age limit for their successful career, Shilpa could sense it and after her heartbreak from Akshay Kumar, she decided to marry rich businessman Raj Kundra. In fact, they two even owned IPL team, Rajasthan royals but it was banned after it was caught for match fixing issues. Shilpa made a comeback with reality shows and has even opened her own YouTube channel where she teaches healthy cooking and Fitness(especially Yoga) to viewers. They are living happily and have a son name Vivaan.
1. Tina Ambani married Anil Ambani
It would be a dream come true for every woman to be life partner of among the Richest man in the World. Anil Ambani is the Richest Man in India and has been developing his business empire alongside his brother Mukesh Ambani. Tina Munim was a yesteryear’s great Bollywood actress. She got much name and fame but seems that she chose money over her Bollywood career and married Anil Ambani. She realized her Bollywood Career was on the verge of the end so to have a better life, she married him. They are living happily and are said to own richest houses in India as well as in the world which is under construction in Bandra Pali Hills.
The saying proves to be right that money can do everything and buy everything you want. The above list of top 10 actresses some of which were even well known chose the path of money when it came to secure future. In fact, some of the businessmen who cannot even match the beauty of these actresses with the money power are their life partners. Ironical but it is true. All of these came as a shock to Industry because mostly industry people find love in each other, as they understand their work and regime. But these beauties took another path and married rich and stable men.