Bollywood has always been in limelight for celebrities’ love life, weddings, movies as well as scandals and controversies. And one thing that always keeps fans entertain is the glamorous love affairs. While there are few unfortunate real-life love stories with dramatic dose ending on bitter notes. Planet Bollywood seems to be big happy family but it has witnessed love stories where a person has lost their loved ones to a third person. Or at least have taken a firm stand to protect the love of their life. And today we let’s have a look at Bollywood celebrities who fought for the love of their life.
Jaya Bachchan – Amitabh Bachchan – Rekha
This is one of the most talked about love triangles till date. Their relationship is still a mystery as both of them never accepted their relationship in public. It all started on the sets of ‘Do Anjane’ (1976) when Amitabh was already married to Jaya. And soon gossip mills started churning out stories about the duo’s affair. The speculations got more limelight when in Neetu-Rishi Kapoor’s wedding, Rekha appeared wearing sindhur and mangalsutra. She went ahead to meet Amitabh and started formally talking to her. After the incident, Jaya invited Rekha for dinner and told her candidly that whatever may happen she will never leave her husband. Though Rekha always publicly admitted her love for him, Mr Bachchan never did so. Silsila was the couple’s last film together. The film portrayed Jaya as Amitabh’s wife and Rekha as his girlfriend.
Zarine Khan – Sanjay Khan – Zeenat Aman
Bollywood yesteryear actress Zeenat Aman and the handsome Sanjay Khan were in a relationship when Sanjay’s wife Zarine was pregnant with their fourth child. There were even rumors that the alleged couple had a secret nikaah. After Zarine found out about the two, she along with Sanjay beat up Zeenat damaging her eyes permanently. Zeenat later married Mazhar Khan.
Mona Kapoor – Boney Kapoor – Sri Devi
Boney Kapoor was married to Mona Kapoor and father of two. Sri Devi found refuge at Kapoor’s house on Mona’s consent. But little did she know that Sri Devi was there to stay permanently. Sri Devi was once in a relationship with Mithun Chakraborty and to prove her loyalty towards Mithun she even tied rakhi on Boney Kapoor’s wrist. The secret love between Sri Devi and Boney came uncovered when Sri Devi was pregnant. Recently, there were reports that Mona’ mother had also assaulted Sri Devi in a party. Later, Mona got separated and Sri Devi and Boney lived happily ever after.
Salman Khan – Aishwarya Rai – Vivek Oberoi
Salman Khan and Aishwarya Rai were much-in-love during the shoot of ‘Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam’, but soon the relationship got a bitter turn when Ash accused Salman of physical and mental abuse. Ash soon found solace in Vivek Oberoi (That’s a different story that even this relationship didn’t work). In 2002, Vivek organized a press conference at his residence and said that Salman has threatened him because he was dating Ash. Later, Vivek apologized Salman publicly, but we all know Salman, ‘Ek baar jo maine commitment kardi, us ke baad toh mein khud ki bhi nahi sunta.’ Well, it’s been decades now, today Ash is happily married to Junior Bachchan and Vivek to Karnataka Minister’s daughter Priyanka Alva.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan – Abhishek Bachchan – Rani Mukherjee
After Aishwarya and Salman broke up, the latter used to storm on the sets of Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Chalte Chalte’ and used to create trouble. When everything went out of control, Aishwarya was replaced with her best friend Rani Mukherjee. Rani was dating Abhishek then. And the friendship turned bitter. But things worse between Rani and Ash when the former Miss World tied the know with Junior Bachchan.
Deepika Padukone – Ranbir Kapoor – Katrina Kaif
We all are aware of Deepika’s love for Ranbir and how she got his initials on the nape of her neck. But the Casanova of Bollywood cheated on her with Salman Khan’s then girlfriend Katrina Kaif. And the couple broke up after two years of relationship. Later Deepika professed her anger and suffering on record. Even Ranbir accepted his act of deceit. Deepika found love in the arms of Ranveer Singh. Apparently, Ranbir and Katrina even broke-up after a long six-year relationship.
Anushka Sharma – Ranveer Singh – Deepika Padukone
Deepika Padukone dating Anushka’s ex-flame Ranveer Singh didn’t go well with her. In an interview, Anushka was quoted saying that she hadn’t become an overnight star like Deepika Padukone and no one has put her on the covers of magazines calling her the next big thing. She further praised Katrina Kaif and mentioned Kaif as her favorite co-star. There were reports that Anushka did this on purpose as Katrina was dating Deepika’s ex-flame, Ranbir Kapoor, then.