In pics: 8 of Bollywood’s most popular mother-daughter duos
From fun banter and positive criticism to being best friends and confidantes — in the run up to Mother’s Day, let’s look at mother and daughters from Bollywood who have made a mark in their careers... and our hearts!bollywood Updated: May 16, 2017 13:02 IST
Ahead of Mother’s Day on May 14, here is a look at some of the most gorgeous and stylish mother-daughter jodis from Bollywood. These mothers not only had successful and rewarding careers, but seems like they also paved the way for their kids. Come, take a dekko:
DIMPLE KAPADIA-TWINKLE KHANNA
Bollywood’s blue-eyed girl, Dimple Kapadia is mother to two girls – Twinkle Khanna and Rinke Khanna. The stylish mother and daughter duo are often seen together at events and complement each other’s styles. Twinkle is now a successful author and has penned two books.
JAYA BACHCHAN-SHWETA BACHCHAN NANDA
Jaya Bachchan and Shweta Bachchan Nanda try to spend as much time together as they can because they live in different cities. Married to businessman Nikhil Nanda, Shweta is based in Delhi. Navya Naveli Nanda, Shweta’s daughter, has also gained popularity on social media and people are already predicting a movie career in the making.
SHARMILA TAGORE-SOHA ALI KHAN PATAUDI
Actors Soha Ali Khan and Sharmila Tagore share a strong bond, and have shot for some commercials together. Tagore recently became a grandmother once again with the birth of Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan’s son, Taimur, and in a few months’ time, will become a grandmother again as Soha is expecting her first child with husband Kunal Kemmu.
SRIDEVI-JHANVI AND KHUSHI KAPOOR
Sridevi has two daughters with filmmaker Boney Kapoor -- Jhanvi and Khushi. Both of them are fashionistas, regularly featuring on the Instagram feeds of top designers. Now as Sridevi gets ready with her next release, daughter Jhanvi is also looking at film projects.
NEETU KAPOOR-RIDDHIMA KAPOOR SAHANI
While mommy Neetu Kapoor continues to light up the silver screen with her acting skills, daughter Riddhima Kapoor Sahani is a successful jewellery designer based in Delhi.
POONAM SINHA-SONAKSHI SINHA
Sonakshi Sinha is very close to her mother, Poonam Sinha and has called her mother her biggest critic who only wants the best for her. Sonakshi’s latest release, Noor, was a story of a young female journalist.
AMRITA SINGH-SARA ALI KHAN
Actor Amrita Singh’s daughter from her marriage to actor Saif Ali Khan, Sara Ali Khan Pataudi, has taken after both parents in terms of her good looks. Sara is getting ready for her foray into Bollywood and it is being speculated that actor Salman Khan might launch her alongside his brother-in-law, Aayush Sharma.
APARNA SEN-KONKONA SEN SHARMA
Filmmaker and actor Aparna Sen has two daughters -- Kamalini and Konkona . The latter has often said that her parents are her best friends. Konkona followed in her mother’s footsteps with her directorial debut, A Death in the Gunj, in 2016.