It is said love knows no boundaries, it can happen to anyone. This saying stands true even in the case of our B-Town celebs.

Life of celebrities is under constant media buzz and if they choose to marry someone from B-Town the media involvement doubles up.

When a popular celeb ties the knot with someone in the industry they hardly get to enjoy personal space as paparazzi never spare them.

This may be a reason why many of our B-Town celebs have chosen partners for life outside the industry. Here is a list of celebs that chose to marry non-actors.

Shahid Kapoor and Meera Rajput

A lot of girls had heartbreak when Shahid married an English Hons. student from Delhi. Shahid once in his interview said that he will marry a non-filmy person and he stood by his words.

This amazing couple shows us that people from different backgrounds can also have a happily married life. 

Vivek Oberoi and Priyanka Alva

Heart-broken Vivek Oberoi staked his career, his friends and reputation for the then-girlfriend Aishwarya Rai. He eventually married Priyanka Alava, daughter of former minister of Karnataka.

This couple is now happily married with a daughter and a son.

Emraan Hashmi and Parveen Shahani

Our very own serial kisser Emraan Hashmi is opposite when it comes to relationships. In real life, he is a one-man woman and is a devoted family man.

He is married to a pre-school teacher, Parveen Shahani. This lovely couple has a cute son.

Madhuri Dixit and Dr. Sriram Nene

Bollywood’s Dhak Dhak girl took the nation by storm when she announced her marriage USA based surgeon Dr. Sriram Nene. This couple got married in the year 1999.

They lived there for a decade till she decided to shift her base to India a few years back.

Esha Deol and Bharat Takhtani

Esha Deol found her man for life in businessman Bharat Takhtani. They both were in love with each other since school days but were not in touch for long.

They reunited after a long time and confessed their love for each other. After this, the spark flew and in 2012 they got married. 

These couples have been able to keep their personal life away from paparazzi. The only thing one needs for a happily married life is-love. They are proof that Jodis (pairs) are made in heaven!

Namrata Sharma

Namrata Sharma is Northeast Now Food and Entertainment Correspondent based in Guwahati. She can be reached at