There is so much mainstream media attention on our Bollywood celebrities all the time, that almost every piece of information on them becomes public. However, there are a few Bollywood connections that fly under the radar, and not many people get a whiff of it. Here are 10 Bollywood celebrities whose relationships with each other have been kept under the wraps.
Be prepared to be surprised!
1. Sonam Kapoor and Ranveer Singh-
Sonam Kapoor and Ranveer Singh are first cousins- Ranveer Singh’s mom is Anil Kapoor’s real sister. Sonam’s sibling revelry with Arjun Kapoor is better known.
2. Kiran Rao and Aditi Rao Hydari-
Aamir Khan’s wife Kiran Rao and actress Aditi Rao Hydari are maternal first cousins. Aditi has even mentioned her admiration for Kiran on a couple of occasions.
3. Ali Zafar and Aamir Khan-
This is an across-the-border relationship, as Ali Zafar’s father-in-law’s cousin’s mother and Aamir’s mother are cousins. Ali Zafar only discovered this connection in 2011!
4. Farah Khan and Farhan Akhtar-
Honey Irani (Farhan and Zoya’s Mother) and Menaka Irani (Farah and Sajid’s mother) are real sisters. Not only this, actress Daisy Irani is also Honey and Menaka’s sister.
5. Sharman Joshi and Prem Chopra-
Sharman Joshi is Prem Chopra’s son-in-law. For real.
6. Lata Mangeshkar and Shraddha Kapoor-
Lata Mangeshkar is Shraddha Kapoor’s distant grandmother, as Shraddha Kapoor’s mother Shivangi Kolhapure is the niece of Lata Mangeshkar.
7. Kajol and Mohnish Bahl-
Kajol has a much more famous sibling in Rani Mukerjee, but Kajol’s mother Tanuja and Mohnish Bahl’s mother Nutan were first cousins.
8. Ayan Mukerjee and Ashutosh Gowariker-
Ashutosh Gowariker’s wife Sunita is the half-sister of director Ayan Mukerjee.
9. Amitabh Bachchan and Kunal Kapoor-
Kunal Kapoor is married to Naina Bachchan, who is the niece of the legendary Big B.
10. Emraan Hashmi and Alia Bhatt-
Emraan Hashmi is the nephew of Mahesh Bhatt, and hence, Alia Bhatt’s cousin.
Are you as surprised as we are?
Source – Daily Social