‘De De Pyaar De’, a Bollywood romantic comedy is set to release on 17th May 2019. The film features Ajay Devgn, Tabu and Rakul Preet Singh in the lead roles. The movie is directed by Akiv Ali, the well-known editor of all the Luv Ranjan’s Pyaar Ka Punchnama franchise.
The film’s story follows the life of a 40+ man who fell in love with the girl half of his age. What happens next when he announces this news to his children and ex-wife, forms the rest of the story. As the movie is ready to hit the theatres, we wonder about the Bollywood celebrities who recreated this film’s plot in their real life.
Here are some Bollywood celebrities with a maximum age gap, that makes them resemble the Ajay Devgn’s character in the film ‘De De Pyaar de’.
Dilip Kumar and Saira Bano (Age Gap- 23 years)
Dileep Kumar, the very own ‘Tragedy King’ of Bollywood fell in love with the 22-year-old Saira Bano at the age of 45. They both got married in the year 1966. Despite having a huge age difference of 23, it was their love and mutual respect that kept them together. Dileep Kumar later married again to Hyderabad socialite Asma Sahiba but they got separated in 1983. Since then Dileep and Saira Bano remain beside each other.
Rajesh Khanna and Dimple Kapadia (Age Gap-16 years)
It was the year 1973 when Raj Kapoor directed a teenage romance film ‘Bobby’ featuring Rishi Kapoor and Dimple Kapadia in their respective debut role. No doubt, that Bobby became the super hit film of that year. In the same year, Dimple Kapadia got married to the first superstar of Bollywood ‘Rajesh Khanna’. She was 16 while Rajesh Khanna was 32 at their time of marriage.
Sanjay Dutt and Manyata Dutt ( Age Gap- 19 years)
Sanjay Dutt married Manyata Dutt in 2008, after two years of dating. It was the third marriage for the actor, who previously married Richa Sharma and Rhea Pillai in 1987 and 1998 respectively. Manyata Dutt, who is originally named as Dilnawaaz Shaikh was 30 years old when she got married to Sanjay Dutt who was 49 years old at that time.
Kabir Bedi and Parveen Dosanjh (Age gap- 29 years)
It was the fourth time for Kabir Bedi to get married. His first marriage with ‘Pratima Bedi (mother of former actress Pooja Bedi) ended in divorce, following the other two marriages with the same fate. Then he finally meets British-born Parveen Dosanjh who is 29 years younger than him. They both got married in 2016 with a huge age gap between them; as Parveen was 41 while Kabir Bedi was 70 years old.
Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput (Age gap- 13 years)
After a set of affairs with Bollywood leading ladies like Kareena Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra, it was the year 2015 when Shahid Kapoor got married to Meera Rajput in a private ceremony in Gurgaon. The actor met Meera through the ‘Radha Saomi Satsang Beas’ which is a religious group. Meera Rajput was 21 years old when she got married to the 34 years old actor. The couple had a baby girl named ‘Misha’ and a baby boy named ‘Zain’.