16 Hottest Bollywood Divas Who Became Second Wives

16 Hottest Bollywood Divas Who Became Second Wives

1 Oct 18 @ 4:04 PM | By Ravi

They say when it comes to the heart it defies logic and doesn’t follow any rule. The trend of remarriages is not new among our stars; it has been existent for many years and continues to raise eyebrows. What surprises many are top Bollywood actresses, who could’ve easily found rich eligible bachelors, fell for already married or divorced men and eventually married them leaving many hearts broken. Here we look at some of the top actresses who became some of the hottest second wives in Bollywood.

  • Hema Malini: Second Wife of Dharmendra

    The dream girl of the 70’s and 80’s, Hema Malini was at her peak when she fell in love with the much-married Dharmendra and a father of four during one of her film shoots. Though Dharmendra hardly was seen with his first wife Prakash in public but never hid the fact that he was dating Hema Malini. After a lot of family opposition, Hema Malini became the second wife of Dharmendra in 1980 after converting to Islam. The couple has two daughters – Esha Deol and Ahana Deol. Prakash continues to be Dharmendra’s first wife.

    Hema Malini: Second Wife of Dharmendra
    Hema Malini: Second Wife of Dharmendra
  • Vidya Balan: Second Wife of Siddharth Roy Kapoor

    The Dirty Picture actress, Vidya Balan got married to former UTV CEO and film producer, Siddharth Roy Kapoor to become Vidya Balan Kapoor in 2012. Siddharth had earlier married twice before getting married for the third time to Vidya in a quiet ceremony.

    Vidya Balan: Second Wife of Siddharth Roy Kapoor
    Vidya Balan: Second Wife of Siddharth Roy Kapoor
  • Shabana Azmi: Second Wife of Javed Akhtar

    Many may not agree but Shabana Azmi was one of the most beautiful Indian actresses ever to grace the silver screen in the 70’s and 80’s. She went on to marry the famous writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar in 1984, who was earlier married to actress and screen-writer Honey Irani.

    Shabana Azmi: Second Wife of Javed Akhtar
    Shabana Azmi: Second Wife of Javed Akhtar
  • Sarika: Second Wife of Kamal Haasan

    The hazel-eyed Sarika was one of those Bollywood actors wives who did it her way. Sarika was a popular and beautiful actress of the 70’s and 80’s who fell in love with Kamal Haasan during the making of ‘Raaj Tilak’ in 1984. Kamal Haasan was already married to Vani Ganapathy and took a while to seek a divorce before getting married to Sarika who was already pregnant with their first daughter, Shruti Haasan. The couple got married in 1985.

    Sarika: Second Wife of Kamal Haasan
    Sarika: Second Wife of Kamal Haasan
  • Jaya Prada: Second Wife of Srikanth Nahata

    The eternal beauty of the 80’s, Jaya Prada got married to producer Srikanth Nahata in 1986, who was already married to Chandra and had 3 children. Their marriage ran into troubled waters from day one as Srikanth never seeked a divorce from his first wife which made Jaya walk out of the relationship. Since then she has kept herself engaged in political activities.

    Jaya Prada: Second Wife of Srikanth Nahata
    Jaya Prada: Second Wife of Srikanth Nahata
  • Sangeeta Bijlani: Second Wife of Mohd. Azharuddin

    Many might have forgotten but former Miss India and actress, Sangeeta Bijlani who did only a few films in the late 80's and early 90's was a stunner when she appeared on the screen. The lanky beauty shared screen space with almost all the leading heroes of her times before she married the already married Indian cricket captain Mohd. Azharuddin in 1996. Sangeeta became Mohd. Azharuddin s second wife. The couple currently live separately but haven't gotten a divorce.

    Sangeeta Bijlani: Second Wife of Mohd. Azharuddin
    Sangeeta Bijlani: Second Wife of Mohd. Azharuddin
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  • Sridevi: Second Wife of Boney Kapoor

    One of the most talked about Bollywood actresses marriage was that of the southern siren, Sridevi who got married to film producer Boney Kapoor during the making of Judaai in 1996. Boney who was already married to Mona Shourie and had two children Arjun Kapoor and Anshula Kapoor, divorced her to marry Sridevi who was expecting their first child. Sridevi went on to become one of the hottest wives of Bollywood celebrities who had two daughters from Boney - Jahnvi and Kushi Kapoor.

    Sridevi: Second Wife of Boney Kapoor
    Sridevi: Second Wife of Boney Kapoor
  • Juhi Chawla: Second wife of Jay Mehta

    Juhi, who acted with almost all the leading stars of the 90’s married a widower, Jay Mehta, an industrialist who was earlier married to Sujata Birla, sister of Yash Birla who died in a plane crash in 1990. Jay married the former Miss India in 1995.

    Juhi Chawla: Second wife of Jay Mehta
    Juhi Chawla: Second wife of Jay Mehta
  • Karisma Kapoor: Second Wife of Sanjay Kapur

    Karisma Kapoor was every young man’s dream in the 90’s where she acted opposite every big star and delivered a number of hits. She bid goodbye to films in 2003 to marry businessman Sanjay Kapur who was already a divorced man. The couple’s marriage was short lived as they were officially granted divorce in 2016.

    Karisma Kapoor: Second Wife of Sanjay Kapur
    Karisma Kapoor: Second Wife of Sanjay Kapur
  • Raveena Tandon: Second Wife of Anil Thadani

    One of the most beautiful actresses of the 90’s, the Mast Mast girl, Raveena Tandon began dating film distributor Anil Thadani during the making of her film Stumped. Anil, who was earlier married to Natasha Sippy got divorced to enter a second marriage with Raveena Tandon in 2004. The couple has a son and a daughter.

    Raveena Tandon: Second Wife of Anil Thadani
    Raveena Tandon: Second Wife of Anil Thadani
  • Shilpa Shetty: Second Wife of Raj Kundra

    The tall and lanky Chura Ke Dil Mera actress Shilpa Shetty married the already married Raj Kundra in 2009. Raj was a London-based businessman who was earlier married to Kavita Kundra whom he later divorced to marry Shilpa Shetty. Shilpa Shetty went on to become one of the most beautiful celebrity wives in Bollywood. The couple has a five-year-old son, Viaan, and Shilpa remains one of the hottest second wives of Bollywood.

    Shilpa Shetty: Second Wife of Raj Kundra
    Shilpa Shetty: Second Wife of Raj Kundra
  • Lara Dutta: Second Wife of Mahesh Bhupati

    The former Miss Universe married to ace tennis player Mahesh Bhupathi in 2011 after she moved out of a live-in relationship with model turned actor Kelly Dorjee. Mahesh was earlier married to model Shvetha Jaishankar whom he later divorced in 2010. Lara and Mahesh have a daughter.

    Lara Dutta: Second Wife of Mahesh Bhupati
    Lara Dutta: Second Wife of Mahesh Bhupati
  • Rani Mukerji: Second Wife of Aditya Chopra

    One of the most beautiful wives of celebrities, Rani surprisingly was involved with only one man, the media shy and low profiled producer-director, Aditya Chopra. It took a while for both to tie the nuptial knot in 2014 as Aditya earlier was married to Payal Khanna. The couple got divorced in 2009 as Rani Mukerji went on to become Rani Chopra.

    Rani Mukerji: Second Wife of Aditya Chopra
    Rani Mukerji: Second Wife of Aditya Chopra
  • Bipasha Basu: Third Wife of Karan Singh Grover

    The dusky actress, Bipasha Basu not just features in the list of beautiful wives of celebrities but also has been one of the most desirable actresses in the last decade or so. She finally got hitched to actor Karan Singh Grover in 2016. Karan has been married twice before marrying Bips. He was earlier married to actresses Shraddha Nigam and Jennifer Winget, the latter being one of the most shocking divorces of Bollywood.

    Bipasha Basu: Third Wife of Karan Singh Grover
    Bipasha Basu: Third Wife of Karan Singh Grover
  • Kareena Kapoor: Second Wife of Saif Ali Khan

    Talking about hot Bollywood wives, a la elder sister Karisma Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor too followed suit and married a divorced man, the suave Nawab of Pataudi, Saif Ali Khan. Saif was earlier married to actress Amrita Singh in 1991 and was granted a divorce in 2004. Saif and Kareena fell in love during the making of ‘Tashan’ and eventually got married in 2012. The couple has a son Taimur Ali Khan who was born in 2016.

    Kareena Kapoor: Second Wife of Saif Ali Khan
    Kareena Kapoor: Second Wife of Saif Ali Khan
    Saif Ali Khan Kareena Kapoor
  • Smita Patil: Second Wife of Raj Babbar

    Talking about Bollywood actors and their second wives, who can forget Smita Patil and Raj Babbar. The late Smita Patil too was a popular leading heroine of the 80’s who appeared in quite a few arty films before switching to commercial masala movies. She fell in love with her co-star Raj Babbar who was already married to Nadira Babbar and had two children. Smita died after giving birth to Prateek Babbar in 1986.

    Smita Patil: Second Wife of Raj Babbar
    Smita Patil: Second Wife of Raj Babbar