What happens when you spend a major part of your day working with someone? Well, in all probability you become good friends and in some cases, the friendship further develops into a meaningful relationship. Yup, that's what happened with some of our fave TV celebs too. With shows that go on for years and shooting schedules that go on for hours, it's no surprise when two co-actors fall in love with each other. To be hit by cupid's arrow in reality, while acting to be in love, surely sounds exciting. So, read on to know about all the TV couples whose love story began with 'Lights. Camera. Action!'
Here's a list of Indian television couples who turned their reel-life love story into a real-life love story.
Debina Bonnerjee and Gurmeet Choudhary became household names after playing Sita and Ram on their show Ramayana. Not only did they fall in love, but Gurmeet even proposed to Debina on the set of a reality show. While the couple tied the knot in 2011, they had officially been married for longer. Yep, the lovebirds had eloped and married each other secretly when they were aspiring actors in 2006. Gurmeet and Debina are now proud parents of two adopted girls--Lata & Pooja.
Hiten Tejwani and Gauri Pradhan are definitely television's evergreen couple. They met almost two decades ago on the set of their show, Kutumb. The successful series ended in 2003 and the couple tied the knot in 2004. While the lovebirds have not done a show together in years now, they still remain one of the most loved couples of the Telly world.
Prince Narula and Yuvika Chaudhary never fail to impress us with their love-dovey moments on social media. The couple is smitten by each other and their heartfelt captions and pictures on 'Gram can attest to that. And honestly, we don't want the PDA to stop ever! Interestingly, the duo met as contestants on Bigg Boss Season 9 and officially started dating once they were out of the house.
Pyaar ke do Naam: Ek Raadha Ek Shyaam aired for the first time in 2006. The show revolved around the concept of lovers who were destined to meet. And that's exactly what happened with the show's protagonists, Indraneil Sengupta and Barkha Bisht. While they had an amazing chemistry from the start, their love story surprisingly started a lot later. But as they say, destiny does work in mysterious ways! The couple finally tied the knot in 2008 and have a beautiful daughter, Meira.
The Jamai Raja of the television industry and Punjabi actress Sargun Mehta met for the first time on the set of their show, 12/24 Karol Bagh. And nope, it wasn't love at first sight. In fact, they've admitted that they found each other super weird at first! But gradually, love found its way and the couple tied the knot in 2013.
As a true 90s kid, I loved the show Miley Jab Hum Tum and the characters Chashmish & Sammy. Yep, they were played by Sanaya Irani and Mohit Sehgal. And the fact that they were in love not just on-screen but in real life as well, was quite a treat for all their fans. The lovebirds dated for more than half a decade before tying the knot in 2016.
Kishwer Merchant and Suyyash Rai announced their first pregnancy quite recently. Did you know that these soon-to-be parents first met on the set of their show Pyaar Ki Yeh Ek Kahaani? In fact, they even entered Bigg Boss 9 as a couple and floored their fans with their beautiful bond. The couple tied the knot in 2016 and we are so excited that a little munchkin will be joining their family soon!
While these stars played lovers on-screen, their real-life love stories are definitely more magical!
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