Bollywood is probably one of the most twisted industries ever! Wherever you go, you’ll find different relations in Bollywood and it almost feels like you’re trapped in a huge web of Bollywood celebrities.
However, there are a few Bollywood connections that fly under the radar, and not many people get a whiff of it. Here are Bollywood celebrities whose relationships will definitely surprise you.
Did you know, Farhan Akhtar and Farah Khan are also first cousins? Farhan Akhtar’s mother, Honey Irani is Farah Khan and Sajid Khan’s maternal aunt, which makes Farhan and Farah first cousins!
Bollywood actor, Aamir Khan is actually related to Ali Zafar! Ali Zafar once apparently told a news daily that his father-in-law’s cousin’s mother is Aamir Khan’s mother’s cousin.
Lata Mangeshkar and Asha Bhosle are actually Shraddha Kapoor’s maternal grand-aunts! The iconic singers are related to Shraddha’s talented maternal side, being sisters of Shraddha’s maternal grandfather.
Tabu and Farah Naaz are actually Shabana and Baba Azmi’s nieces! Shabana once revealed that Tabu is very close to her mother!
Sharman Joshi is married to Prem Chopra’s daughter, Prerana Chopra.
id you know, Bollywood’s two BEST producer-directors are actually related to each other? Karan Johar and Aditya Chopra are actually cousins. To be precise, Yash Chopra and Hiroo Johar are siblings, which makes Aditya and Karan first cousins!
Shweta Bachchan is married to Nikhil Nanda, who is Ritu Nanda’s son. Ritu Nanda is Randhir Kapoor’s sister, who, as in turns out, is Kareena Kapoor’s father! But that’s not all, Shweta’s brother, Abhishek Bachchan was once engaged to Kareena’s sister Karishma!
Kajol has a much more famous sibling in Rani Mukerjee, but Kajol’s mother Tanuja and Mohnish Bahl’s mother Nutan were first cousins.
Ashutosh Gowariker’s wife Sunita is the half-sister of director Ayan Mukerjee.
Kunal Kapoor is married to Naina Bachchan, who is the niece of the legendary Big B.
Emraan Hashmi is the nephew of Mahesh Bhatt, and hence, Alia Bhatt’s cousin.
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.
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.