Paparazzi and gossip feed us with innumerable rumours of various celebs link-ups. Well, TBH rumours of celebrities’ love life are mostly nothing but fabricated assumptions, but…a big BUT, fans do get to know with surety when their favourite actors decide to tie the knot.
At an age where almost no aspect of our lives can be away from the public eye. This is true especially when celebrities are concerned. As such, news of their marriages, engagements and other such details are often kept in the limelight.
However, a few celebrities remain who have not entered the institution of marriage for some reason or the other. These celebs decided that an unmarried life suits them better.
Here are a few Bollywood celebs who are well over the age of 35, and shares the common trait of being unmmaried:
Hailing from the very famous Deol family of Bollywood cinema, this member of the Deol family has been known for his choice in movies and scripts. The 42 year old actor has starred in numerous films, such as 2011’s ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’ and ‘Shanghai’, a 2012 Bollywood political movie. The actor’s private life has been far away from the public eye, with little to no news about his dating life. He was last seen in ‘Nanu Ki Jaanu’, a 2018 comedy horror film.
Son of the late veteran Bollywood actor, Vinod Khanna, Akshaye made his debut in 1997 with the movie ‘Himalay Putra’. He then went on to act in other films such as ‘Border’, ‘Taal’, and ‘Dil Chahta Hai’. The 43 year old actor has gone on record to state in an interview that he does not believe in the institution of marriage and that he would like to spend his life alone. His last movie to be released was 2017’s crime thriller ‘Ittefaq’.
Amisha Patel made waves with her debut in the 2000 film ‘Kaho Na… Pyaar Hai’, opposite Hrithik Roshan. She then delivered the biggest blockbuster of 2001, ‘Gadar: Ek Prem Katha’. After back to back blockbusters Amisha was riding high, and was in fact called the future supertstar by many trade pundits. The 42 year old actress is highly educated, with degrees in bio-genetic engineering and economics. However, nothing seems to have come from that rumour, with no recent developments. She was last seen on screen in ‘Aakatayi’, a 2017 Telugu film.
This trained Bharatnatyam and Odissi dancer is also known mostly for her role in ‘Lagaan: Once Upon A Time In India’ and ‘Munnabhai M.B.B.S’. She has received a lot of acclaim from both critics and audiences alike for her earlier movies. She then shifted her focus to Punjabi films and TV soap operas. As of now, the 37 year old actress still remains single, with not much news about her private sphere.
This Hong Kong born actress has recently turned 35, with her birthday being on the 16th of July. One of the biggest and most marketable names in the Indian film industry, Katrina Kaif has starred in numerous superhit movies, such as ‘Dhoom 3’ and ‘Ek Tha Tiger’. Kaif was last seen in ‘Welcome to New York’, a 2018 Bollywood comedy movie, in a cameo role.
Born in New York, this American actress has carved quite a niche for herself in Bollywood. Making her debut opposite Ranbir Kapoor in 2011’s cult hit ‘Rockstar’, the 38 year old has gone on to appear in numerous other films such as ‘Madras Café’ and ‘Housefull 3’. A former Kingfisher Calendar girl, Nargis has chosen to keep her private life to herself. Her last Bollywood movie to be released was ‘Banjo’, a 2016 musical film, opposite Riteish Deshmukh.
How many of you know that Rahul Bose was part of the first Indian national rugby team? Yes, Bose played in an international event, the Asian Rugby Football Union Championship. he is also active in the NGO scene, this Bengali actor has been known for his vocal stance on marriage. Actively calling marriage a waste of time, he has refused to settle down in life. He has admitted to being in a few relationships, but has no desire to become a family man. The 50 year old actor will be seen next in ‘Vishwaroopam 2’, a Hindi/Tamil film starring Kamal Hassan.
The elder brother of actor Akshaye Khanna, and the eldest son of late actor Vinod Khanna, this 46 year old actor made his debut alongside the legendary Aamir Khan. His role in the debut movie, ‘1947 Earth’, earned him critical acclaim and awards as well. He is a well trained method actor, and it shows in his various performances. However, he has kept his private life under wraps for most of the time. The only recent revelation by the actor was that he broke up with his then girlfriend of 20 years. Rahul Khanna was last seen in the 2014 Bollywood drama film, ‘Fireflies’.
Daughter of veteran actress Moon Moon Sen, this Bengali actress has a prominent role in both Tollywood and Bollywood. Journalists have described this bubbly actress to be very easy to talk to, and critics have acclaimed her roles in movies such as ‘Godmother’, which was her debut movie. Thus, she made her Bollywood debut in 1999. She was last seen in 2018’s Bollywood movie, ‘Vodka Diaries’.
Known for his method acting, Ranbir Kapoor is the son of Rishi and Neetu Kapoor. As such, acting runs in his blood. He is known for his work in youth oriented movies, with films such as ‘Tamasha’ spreading awareness about societal problems and mental issues such as depression. The 35 year old actor has been associated with co-stars Deepika Padukone and Katrina Kaif in the past. He is rumoured to be dating the his Brahmastra co-star- Alia Bhatt. His most recent movie was 2018’s hugely successful ‘Sanju’.
This critically acclaimed actor of ‘Sarbjit’ and ‘Highway’ fame has often been called as an “explosive Jat boy”. Known for his social activism as well as his method acting, the Rohtak based actor has been in Bollywood’s limelight for quite a while now due to his acting skills and modelling assignments. He was known for his relationship with Sushmita Sen, which lasted over 12 years ago. Hooda was last seen in 2018’s Bollywood movie, ‘Baaghi 2’.
Often credited as Bollywood’s most eligible bachelor, Salman remains as one of the biggest stars of India’s film industry. The Bollywood legend is known for his philanthropic efforts, and his success in launching newcomers to the big screen. Although the 52 year old has often been involved in controversies, his public appeal refuses to dwindle. The actor was associated with the likes of Sangeeta Bijlani, Somy Ali, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Katrina Kaif and Lulia Vantur. He was last seen in 2018’s Bollywood movie ‘Race 3’.
A former Miss Universe, the 42 year old Indian actress has definitely made her mark in Bollywood. She has also acted in regional films, of Tamil and Bengali languages. She has never been married, and has adopted two daughters. Her most famous relationship was with Randeep Hooda. Last seen in ‘Nirbaak’, a 2015 Bengali film, she has not been as active on the big screen as her fans would want her to be.
Tabassum Fatima Hashmi, known popularly as Tabu, is a multiple time National Award winning actress. The 46 year old has acted in multiple language films, apart from Bollywood’s Hindi industry. The actress has her roots in the country of Turkey, and is the niece of Shabana Azmi. Tabu likes to keep her private life exactly how it should be: private. There are a lack of reports regarding her dating and social life. She was last seen opposite Manoj Bajpayee in 2018’s murder mystery film, ‘Missing’.
Younger brother to producer Ekta Kapoor, and the son of veteran actor Jeetendra, one could see that Tusshar Kapoor has some huge shoes to fill. He made his Bollywood debut in 2001 with ‘Mujhe Kucch Kehna Hai’, and has since gone on to act mostly in adult comedies such as ‘Mastizaade’ and ‘Kyaa Kool Hai Hum’. He has also been extremely successful with his work in the ‘Golmaal’ series, with the latest entry ‘Golmaal Again’, being a huge hit in the box office. The 41 year old actor does not have a partner and has opted to be a single parent to a son through IVF and surrogacy.