India is a patriarchal society and still hasn’t been able to get over the stereotype of men being ahead and more successful than women. And women are just reduced to the supporting pillar to a man’s success. However, a look around and one can feel that there are a number of women who have surpassed men in a number of verticals. Be it Meghna Srivastava topping 12th board or Chanda Kochar counted among Forbes most successful people, women have certainly gained more success than men. And the Bollywood industry is nowhere less. There are a number of Bollywood actresses who are not just more successful than their male counterpart actors but are also more successful than their husbands. Here, we have compiled a list of 4 Bollywood Actresses Who Are Much More famous Than Their Husbands.
- Raveena Tondon
Raveena Tandon married the film distributor Anil Thadani in 2003. She has also adopted two daughters Pooja and Chhaya in her early 20s and also has a daughter Rasha Thadani with her husband. Although she is not a very popular face in the film industry she is certainly counted among the Bollywood actresses who are much more famous than their husbands.
- Shilpa Shetty
The lady is one of the fittest actresses in Bollywood and has gained a lot of recognition with her acting skills. She has been in the industry for a long time and married the businessman Raj Kundra, who is a billionaire. However, she is also known for owning the IPL team. She is indeed much more popular than her husband, who gained recognition only after marrying Shilpa.
- Farah Khan
Farah Khan is one of the most successful directors and choreographers in Bollywood. She has made a mark in Bollywood with her acting, direction, and dancing talent. Her husband, although a film editor, is not that famous a face as Farah.
- Aishwarya Rai
It is a well-known fact that Aishwarya Rai is much more famous than her husband Abhishek Bachchan. She not only gained fame in Bollywood but also became an international sensation with roles in Hollywood movies like Bride and Prejudice and Provoked. Despite being a son of a Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek has not been able to match the fame of his wife yet.