Raj Kapoor was well known for breaking the Orthodox shackles of both the Indian Cinema and his personal life. On one hand, he created an image of being ‘Showman’ by making Bollywood divas to push up their limits in his ‘Direction’ while on the other side, even in the era of 1950’s he did manage to have an affair outside his marriage, with
publicly. Considered a womanizer of Bollywood, later he was romantically associated with
Though his versatility and multi-talented personality gained him popularity at first in Bollywood but he also has always been the center of public’s discussion due to his hooped married life. He had four marriages, the second wife being the heartthrob ‘
’. His straight forward denial to for singing in Indian National Congress rally in Mumbai gained him a ban on the broadcast of his song in All India Radio and Doordarshan.
Zeenat Aman was considered unusual actress not only because of her intellectual Journalism background but also due to her seductive and bold appearances On-Screen. But even after proving out to be the epitome of Indian Liberal Women, she was shrouded with many controversies; including the incident of being beaten by
in public party whom she was rumored to have married secretly and facing battering of her husband
. Even after being away from the camera she still manages to be part of one or more controversies.
Starting her acting career with ‘Tarzan Goes To India’ alongwith
and Murad, she didn’t succeed in establishing her hold over Indian Audiences. But this pleasant host of all time classic ‘Rendezvous With Simi Garewal’ once caught the attention of many Indian magazines and news by shooting semi-nudes as well as intimate scenes opposite in Conrad Rooks’ ‘Siddhartha.’
Though Indian Cinema earlier had the Jubilee stars like Raj Kapoor,
but Rajesh Khanna was the first actor to be honored as the ‘
’ by critics and columnist of his time. His stardom and controversies attached to him grew parallel, though events of having an affair with
, Tina Munim and unsettling marriage with
was not the end. Even after his death, he was caught into a controversy when
came forward with her claims of having a romantic relationship with the ‘Kaka’ of Bollywood.
‘Young Angry Man’ of Indian Cinema who changed the perception of society about the Indian movie heroes, tried to maintain stain-free image throughout his career. But even once he managed to give us the evergreen controversy of Bollywood ‘Amitabh-
Affair’ and was even rumored to have a plan of marrying her. Guess, even Big B can be the prey of messed up stardom complications.
Rekha began her career with a controversial scene opposite Biswajeet Chatterjee and later became the ‘Hot-Talk’ of Indian media for her alleged affair with Amitabh Bachchan. She was blamed for trying to be closer to both Amitabh and his family members. She surprised people several times by crossing the line of limits both on-screen and off-screen.
Launched by opposite
Shah Rukh Khan
, Mahima Chaudhry first got into a controversy when Subhash Ghai took her to court for violating a contract with Mukta Arts Company. Then throughout her career, she managed to abstain from any trouble, but now she is once again into the news for having some foreign accounts by her real name Ritu Chaudhry. This revelation was made by the special investigation team appointed by the Supreme Court for recovering black money.
Since her advent into Bollywood she has been surrounded by one or other controversy due to her outspoken trait. Be it either commenting on ‘
’s styling sense or calling shameless indirectly. Recently, she once again handed hot news to media by calling
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
‘Aunty from another generation’.
It seems that Mr. Perfectionist of Bollywood also knows the perfect art of being in Headlines always. Last year his statement about India being intolerant became one of the major topics of discussion all over the country and even attracted many other celebrities like
who openly criticised Aamir’s statement on social websites. He was also in the news for many years because of his cold war with Amitabh Bachchan and Badshah of Bollywood- Shah Rukh Khan. While he has always led enough controversial stardom life, his personal life has also attracted media for incidents like his extra-marital affair with
and allegation put by his Brother-