Check out these Bollywood family ties you may not be knowing
Padmini Kolhapure and Lata Mangeshkar
Padmini is the niece of legendary singers Lata Mangeshkar and Asha Bhosle. Padmini Kolhapure’s father Pandharinath Kolhapure is the cousin of Singers Lata Mangeshkar and Asha Bhosle. Pandharinath Kolhapure’s mother was the sister of Deenanath Mangeshkar, who is the father of Lata and Asha.
Shakti Kapoor is the brother-in-law of Padmini Kolhapure. He is married to Padmini’s sister Shivangi .
Ramanand Sagar and Vidhu Vinod Chopra
Vidhu Vinod Chopra film director, screenwriter and producer of hit movies Parinda, 1942: A Love Story, Eklavya: The Royal Guard, Munna Bhai film series (Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. and Lage Raho Munna Bhai), 3 Idiots and PK is a half-brother of Ramayan Serial director Ramanand Sagar. Their father married Vinod’s mother after Ramanand’s mother passed away.
Simi Garewal and Pamela Yash Chopra
Simi Garewal and Yash Chopra’s wife Pamela are first cousins. Pamela’s father Mohinder Singh’s sister Dashi is the mother of Simi Garewal. Infact Simi Garewal introduced Pamela to Yash Chopra at a wedding.
Madhoobala and Hema Malini
Madhoobala ( now Madhoo Shah) best remembered for her portrayals in Maniratnam’s Roja is the niece of Hema Malini. Juhi Chawla is her sister-in-law.
Ayub Khan and Dileep Kumar
Ayub Khan’s father Nasir Khan was the brother of actor Dilip Kumar. His mother was the maternal aunt of Amrita Singh’s mother Rukhsana Sultana.
Sadhana and Babita
Sadhana and Babita are cousins. Her father was the brother of actor Hari Shivdasani, father of actress Babita.
Abhishek Kapoor and Jitendra
Actor, writer and director Abhishek Kapoor is the nephew of Jitendra. Kapoor is the cousin of the actor Tusshar Kapoor and producer Ekta Kapoor. His mother is the sister of the popular Bollywood actor Jitendra (Ravi Kapoor).
Tabu and Shabana Azmi
Tabu is the niece of Shabana Azmi. She is the younger sister of actress Farah Naaz
Shekhar Kapoor and Dev Anand
Filmmaker Shekhar Kapur is the nephew of Dev Anand. Kapur is the son of Sheel Kanta Kapur, Anand’s sister .
Fardeen Khan and Mumtaz
Fardeen Khan is Mumtaz’s Son in Law. Fardeen Khan is married to Mumtaz’s daughter, Natasha Madhwani
Sharman Joshi and Prem Chopra
Sharman Joshi is married to Prerna Chopra, daughter of actor Prem Chopra.