Break-ups, separation and divorces are never easy. Here are some of the most heart-breaking celebrity break-ups and divorces of our entertainment world.
Celebrity break-ups and divorces
1. JUHI PARMAR AND SACHIN SHROFF
The famous television pair got separated and then divorced on July 5 this year. The couple had filed for divorce last year in December. Juhi and Sachin tied the knot in February 2009 and have a five-year-old daughter Samaira, who currently stays with Juhi. It was also reported that Juhi did not ask for alimony.
2. ARJUN RAMPAL AND MEHR JESSICA
The celebrity couple got divorced recently. They announced their separation on social media. In a joint statement, they have quoted themselves as,
“After a 20-year-long beautiful journey filled with love and beautiful memories, we would like to share, that all journeys have different paths. We feel that it is time for us to move on to different destinations henceforth…We are a family, our love for each other is forever intact, and we shall always be there for one another and most importantly, for our children Mahikaa and Myra.”
3. RANBIR KAPOOR AND KATRINA KAIF
The ace actor Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif broke up in 2016, bringing an end to their relationship of six years. People close to the couple say while Katrina was keen to settle down, he wasn’t at all.
3. ABHISHEK BACHCHAN AND KARISMA KAPOOR
Abhishek Bachchan and Karisma Kapoor call off their engagement in 2002. The reason for their break-up was unclear. According to a report in Cosmopolitan, it was Karisma’s mother Babita because of whom the wonderful couple ended their engagement. Apparently, karishma’s mother was not too confident about Abhishek’s acting abilities and so demanded a pre-nuptial agreement. According to the agreement, Amitabh would transfer a portion of his wealth in his son’s name, so that Karisma would be financially secure. The Bachchans refused to comply, which resulted in Abhishek and Karisma’s break-up.
4. SHAHID KAPOOR AND KAREENA KAPOOR
This amazing looking couple’s break-up was one of the most talked about celebrity break-ups of the Indian entertainment world. This celebrity couple was in a relationship for three years. Shahid and Kareena started dating each other during the shooting of Fida. But the couple broke up during the filming of Jab We Met. The trouble in their love life started after Kareena fell in love with Saif Ali Khan during the shooting of Tashan. Later, Kareena accepted her growing fondness for Saif and decided to end her relationship with Shahid.
5. ARBAAZ KHAN AND MALAIKA ARORA
On March 28, 2016, Malaika Arora Khan and Arbaaz Khan bring their 18-year-old married life to an end. Arbaaz Khan publicly confirmed their split.
It was reported that Malaika has always had a problem with Arbaaz’s unsuccessful career and was very much bothered by her husband living in the shadows of his superstar brother Salman Khan.
6. SALMAN KHAN AND AISHWARYA RAI
The Salman-Aishwarya affair began during the shooting of “Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam” (1999). However, it lasted only a couple of years. Aishwarya and Salman broke up in 2002. There was speculation that Salman’s abusive behaviour had caused the split.
7. JOHN ABRAHAM AND BIPASHA BASU
After being together for nine years, the good-looking duo ended their love in 2011. If grapevines are to believed John Abraham was unwilling to settle down with Bipasha Basu.
8. RANBIR KAPOOR AND DEEPIKA PADUKONE
Their break-up were another most shocking celebrity break-ups of the B-town. They were a good looking couple, but due to Ranbir’s closeness with Katrina Kaif, Deepika ended the relationship. Deepika once opened up in an interview about her break-up. She pointed out that Ranbir was a philander because of which she parted her ways with him.
9. HRITHIK ROSHAN AND SUSANNE KHAN
In 2013, Hrithik Roshan split from his wife and ended their 13-year long marriage. In an interview, the handsome actor has said: “Separation is worse than death.” There were speculations about Hrithik’s philandering and Sussanne’s closeness to Arjun Rampal which were the reasons for their split. However, the two have maintained a dignified silence.
10. SAIF ALI KHAN AND AMRITA SINGH
Saif Ali Khan divorced his wife Amrita Singh in 2004 after having a married life of 13 years. They have two children – Sara Ali Khan and Ibrahim Ali Khan. Their divorce became the talk of the town, given that it was a love marriage for Saif and Amrita who had an age gap of seven years.