As crazy movie buffs, when we become fans of a star, we tend to look into their entire biography. It often happens that we want to imitate the way they walk, talk, and live. Quite often, the Bollywood stars have spouses who are not from the film background but little do we know that they are stars in their work field.
6 Successful Spouses of Bollywood celebrities
Anand S Ahuja
Popularly known as Sonam Kapoor’s husband, is also the CEO of a multi-crore business. He founded Bhane, which is a contemporary apparel and footwear company for men. He’s also the co-founder of VegNonVeg, according to his LinkedIn page, which is the first multi-brand sneaker store in India, according to the brand’s website.
Gauri Khan is undoubtedly the most popular as she is the better half of none other than the king of Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan. However, famous this way, little did we know that she is a successful entrepreneur and Gauri Khan Design’s patron. She has been the mastermind behind Bollywood stars’ interior designing like Karan Johar, Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, and Jacquline Fernandes. She also co-owns the Red Chillies Entertainment along with King Khan, which is one of the major production houses in the industry.
Mana Shetty is a name that would only remind of Sunil Shetty and Athiya Shetty. But her identity is more than being their wife and mother. Mana Shetty is a socialite, philanthropist, interior designer, and a successful businesswoman.
In 2012, she launched two projects under her company, S2: a lifestyle and luxury decor store called R-House in Mumbai and luxury villas in Khandala. She is the managing director of S2, a real estate company, and is also affiliated with the Save the Children NGO.
The spouse of Akshay Kumar, Twinkle Khanna, rose to fame with her best-selling novel “Mrs. Funnybones.” She is a columnist, producer, and interior designer, along with being a successful author. She owns an interior designing company called “The White Window,” a digital content company called “Tweak India” and her own production house, “Mrs. Funnybones Movies.” Just when you thought she got her hands full, she is also one of the founders of Akshay Kumar’s production house “Hari Om Entertainment Co.”
Shakeel A Ladak
The spouse of TV presenter and actor Amrita Arora, Shakeel A Ladak, is a master of his own trade. He is the director of the Red Stone Group, one of the major real estate firms. With the introduction of the 5-star hotel in Chakan, Courtyard by Marriott, Pune, he ventured into the hospitality industry. He is also a member of the board and the managing director of Redco Hotels Pvt Ltd.
The fitness queen, Shilpa Shetty Kundra, is married to the famous British businessman, Raj Kundra. He is the creator of JL Stream, and the couple recently founded Viaan Industries Ltd, which has a position in sectors such as entertainment, gaming, licensing, and animation. With all the listed properties they own, they are undoubtedly one of the wealthiest couples in Bollywood.