Bollywood has been a haven for gossip mongers with so many relationships and break ups. Actors have always given importance to their work and have done what it takes to complete a movie and in seeking opportunities. We take a look at ex-flames who set their personal life aside to work together and maintain their professionalism.
RANBIR KAPOOR – DEEPIKA PADUKONE
The best example of exes patching up to be friends and working together is Ranbir and Deepika! They are one of the most talked about couple and they have always stayed in the news for various reasons. The two had a very ugly public break up but that did not stop them from making movies together. They share a unique on screen chemistry and that is what made them work together for Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani in 2013. After the huge success of the film, they teamed together again for Imtiaz Ali’s Tamasha in 2015.
SALMAN KHAN – KATRINA
Salman Khan and Katrina have always been close as they did many movies together. They broke in 2010 after the movie Yuvvraaj. It was one of the most talked about relationships in the media. The duo decided to leave their personal life aside to work together for Ek Tha Tiger in 2012. Their chemistry in the film was much appreciated by fans and film goers alike. If reports are to be believed, Katrina and Salman might work together again in a movie.
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SHAHID KAPOOR – KAREENA KAPOOR
The Kapoors dating was big news when Jab We Met released. They haven’t had much contact since their break up. They have always maintained silence on their failed relationship. Both the actors are now happily married. Now, they will be seen in Udta Punjab. Even though the two do not share a single scene in the movie, they appeared together for promotions of the film. Looks like the two are now okay with working together.
RANBIR KAPOOR – KATRINA
This is an awkward situation as Ranbir and Katrina signed the film Jagga Jasoos when they were dating. Ranbir is producing the film which is directed by Anurag Basu and Kat agreed to do the film for Ranbir. Before the movie took off, the couple broke up and now they have been forced to work together for their professional commitment. We hear things are really awkward between the two during the shoots as Ranbir and Katrina do not talk to each other in sets and leave right when their scene is done.
ANUSHKA SHARMA – RANVEER SINGH
The two made their movie debut together with Band Baaja Baaraat and started dating during the movie’s shoot. They eventually broke up but have always maintained a cordial relationship. They are still friends and appeared as a couple in Zoya Akthar’s Dil Dhadakne Do. Their chemistry works big time and the on screen magic was seen in this film too.
SHAHID KAPOOR – PRIYANKA CHOPRA
Shahid and Priyanka have had a on and off relationship for a long time and were seen a lot together when they were dating. The two later broke up, but had to work together for the film Kaminey. After seeing how the couple were a fire on screen, fans hoped they would get back together, but nothing of that sort happened and Priyanka has now become an International star with her own TV series. Shahid too is in a good position now and is expecting his first baby with wife Mira Rajput.
PREITY ZINTA – NESS WADIA
Preity and Ness Wadia were in a relationship for more than 5 years, but abruptly broke up when Preity filed a case against Wadia for assaulting her during an IPL match and also threatening her, for her life. Preity is now married to Gene Goodenough and lives in Los Angeles. Even the two had an ugly break up, Preity and Ness Wadia still co-own the IPL team Kings XI Punjab.
SHILPA SHETTY – AKSHAY KUMAR
Shilpa Shetty and Akshay Kumar were a hit in the 90’s and their relationship was the talk of the town. However the two ended their relationship on a bitter note and never worked together again and even avoided each other. They realize it was a long time ago and recently joined hands for a business venture, a celebrity driven home shopping channel.