The wives of famous Bollywood directors work in different sectors including banking and aircraft!
Rohit Shetty, Anurag Basu, Ashutosh Gowariker are some of the famous Bollywood directors. They have given several blockbusters to the Hindi film industry. But do you all know that their wives work in different sectors including banking and aircraft?
Here’s the list of 15 Bollywood directors and their wives’ profession:
1. Rohit Shetty and Maya Shetty: Rohit Shetty is famous for films like Chennai Express, Singham and the Golmaal series. His wife Maya is a banker
2. Rajkumar Hirani and Manjeet Lamba: Director of films like 3 idiots and PK, Hirani is one of the ace filmmakers of B-town. His wife is a pilot and she believes that she is the odd one in the family.
3. Ashutosh Gowariker and Sunita Gowariker: Gowariker’s wife has been a model and an air hostess. She also started producing films. Ashutosh has directed films like Swades, Lagaan and Jodhaa Akbar.
4. Anurag Basu and Tani Basu: Barfi director Anurag Basu’s wife Tani has directed two episode of Stories By Rabindranath Tagore. She has also been the story and screenplay writer of the film Barfi. She also co-produced Jagga Jasoos.
5. Dibakar Banerjee and Richa Puranesh: Earlier living in Delhi, the couple has now shifted to Mumbai. Dibakar is famous for films like Khosla Ka Ghosla and Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye! His wife works for the FMCG unit.
6. Vidhu Vinod Chopra and Anupama Chopra: Chopra’s wife Anupama is a renowned author, journalist and a film critic. She has also founded a digital platform called Film Companion. She is also the director of the famous MAMI film festival.
7. Abhishek Kapoor and Pragya Yadav: You might recall Abhishek’s wife Pragya from the film Hawa Hawai. She is a Swedish actress and is currently working in theatres.
8. Nitesh Tiwary and Ashwiny Iyer Tiwary: Wife of the Dangal director Nitesh Tiwary, Ashwini has worked a lot in the advertising sector. She has also directed the film Nil Battey Sannata starring Swara Bhaskar.
9. Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and PS Bharathi: Famous for films like Bhaag Milkha Bhaag and Rang De Basanti, Mehra’s wife PS Bharathi also works in the film industry. She is an editor, casting director, producer as well as a director.
10. Priyadarshan and Lissy: Priyadarshan’s wife Lissy has worked as an actress. She used to play the lead roled in the Malayalam cinema. She has also worked in Tamil and Telugu films.
11. Mani Ratnam and Suhasini Maniratnam: Mani Ratnam’s wife Suhasini has worked in the South Indian film industry as an actress. She has won Filmfare as well as a National award for the same. She has also worked as a director and a screenplay writer.
12. Kabir Khan and Mini Mathur: Famous for films like Ek Tha Tiger and Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Kabir has got an equally talented wife. His wife Mini is a known host, actress and a model.
13. Mohit Suri and Udita Goswami: While Mohit was the director of the film Zeher, Udita was the actress. The two of them started dating each other and got married after 9 years.
14. Mahesh Bhatt and Soni Razdan: Mahesh Bhatt’s wife and Alia Bhatt’s mother, Somi Razdan is a British-born actress and film director. She works in the theatre industry.
15. Aditya Chopra and Rani Mukherji: Aditya Chopra’s wife Rani is a renowned B-town actress who is famous for films like Kuch Kuch Hota Hai and and Veer Zaara.