01/5Sara Ali Khan-Kartik Aaryan to Katrina Kaif-Ranbir Kapoor: Bollywood celeb couples who promoted films after their break-up
What starts off as heated romances on the film sets, sometimes lands celebs down the aisle and other time, it leads to exceptional moments of awkwardness, especially when it involves working together. We all that running into an ex can be cringey enough let along having to pally up for the cameras. While some buried the hatchet and went on to work together again, there were others who preferred to keep their distance.
Here’s a list of former star-couples who promoted films after a highly publicized breakup.
02/5Sara Ali Khan and Kartik Aaryan
Love was in the air on the sets of Imtiaz Ali’s ‘Love Aaj Kal’, but sadly for Sara Ali Khan and Kartik Aaryan, things seemed to have come to an abrupt end. Months after their romance filled up gossip columns, the two reportedly decided to end their relationship to bring more focus on their careers instead of their love lives. However, their work commitments the two got together regularly for various promotional activities, which will include watching their film together on Valentine’s day.
03/5Shahid Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor Khan
Another romance that came fizzled out on the sets of an Imtiaz Ali directorial was that of Kareena Kapoor Khan and Shahid Kapoor. The two stars ended their long and highly publicized romance while shooting for ‘Jab We Met’. The two parted ways and never looked back and made sure not to even cross paths until they starred in the hit film ‘Udta Punjab’. Although they didn’t even have a single scene together, they put on a professional front and fulfilled their work commitments.
04/5Katrina Kaif and Ranbir Kapoor
Katrina Kaif and Ranbir Kapoor were one of Bollywood’s hottest couples of all time. The two were a hit pair on-screen and off, but sadly their romance came to an abrupt end in 2016, while they were shooting for their musical adventure ‘Jagga Jasoos’. Apart from the couple having several problems, the film also ran into several roadblocks, forcing the estranged lovers to come together on a regular basis to either film portions of the film and later to promote the movie.
05/5John Abraham and Bipasha Basu
John Abraham and Bipasha Basu were one of the most loved couples in Bollywood. The duo was in a relationship for apparently nine long years before they ended things on a sour note. The ex-couples do not see eye to eye and were not on talking terms, hence, when it came to film ‘Race 2’, they reportedly went all out to not only avoided each other during the shoot but also refrain from coming on-set together, just to avoid the awkwardness.