15 happily remarried Asian celebrity couples
These celebrity couples didn't give up fighting for their happily ever after!
1. Shefali Shah and Vipul Shah
Shefali made her debut in the movie Rangeela, and married TV actor Harsh Chhaya in 1997. They were together for four years.
She then married producer-director Vipul Shah, and theirs is considered to be one of the most successful Bollywood marriages.
The happy couple have two kids.
2. Samir Soni and Neelam
Television actor and former model, Samir Soni was married to model Rajlaxmi Roy for only six months.
In 2011, Samir married former actress Neelam who has also made a name for herself as a jewellery designer.
The happy couple adopted a girl in 2013.
3. Joanne Peh and Qi Yuwu
After separating from radio DJ Bobby Tonelli after four years together, Joanne Peh started dating fellow actor Qi Yuwu.
Now one of Singapore's power couples, they tied the knot in September 2014 and just recently welcomed their first child together.
4. Renuka Shahane and Ashutosh Rana
“I did have insecurities before getting into another marriage, but I guess I was better equipped this time around. My first marriage has made me what I am today," Renuka, who considers Ashutosh her 'soulmate, tells BollywoodShaadis.
The blissful couple have two kids together.
5. Ronit Roy and Neelam Bose
Ronit's only daughter with ex-wife Ona was only six months old when they separated.
He soon met Neelam Bose and they dated for 15 years before getting married 11 years ago.
In a previous interview, Ronit said, “Neelam never had any insecurities or fears. She played an instrumental role in cementing our bond.”
They have two children together.
6. Gauri Pradhan and Hiten
“I'd started my career around the same time I got married. Probably I couldn't give her the time she deserved. It's said that in an arranged marriage, love happens after you get married. But in my case, it never happened," shared Hiten of his previous wife to whom he was married for 11 months.
He ended up marrying his co-star Gauri Pradhan.
“Divorce isn't the best thing that can happen to anyone," Hiten told BollywoodShaadis. "After a bitter experience, I've realized that it's better to get married to a person you love.”
7. Vilma Santos and Ralph Recto
Vilma Santos is one of the most iconic actresses in the Philippines. She is fondly known as the 'star for all seasons' and is the most awarded actress of all time.
She married Senator Ralph Recto 22 years ago and has become successful in the political arena as well: as Governor of Lipa, Batangas.
She was previously married to fellow actor Edu Manzano, with whom she has one son, Lucky (also a popular actor in the Philippines).
8. Shraddha Nigam and Mayank Anand
Shraddha Nigam, who is best known for her role in Sony TV’s series, Choodiyan and Krishna Arjun married the 'Casanova of Indian television industry' Karan Singh Grover but they shortly separated
She later befriended and became business partners with fellow TV star Mayank Anand.
They soon fell in love and tied the knot in 2013.
9. Sharon Cuneta and Kiko Pangilinan
Known as the Megastar, Filipino actress Sharon Cuneta has also been mega lucky in life and love.
She first married perennial co-star Gabby Concepcion and gave birth to their daughter KC in 1985. Theirs was the most beloved pairings in cinema.
Sadly, they separated but Sharon found love in Senator Kiko Pangilinan with whom she now has three lovely kids.
10. Manini di Mishra and Mihir Mishra
Bollywood TV star Manini di Mishra found love again unexpectedly when she met Mihir at a mutual friend's party.
She considers being a single parent to her daughter from a previous marriage as being the toughest job ever.
11. Anup Soni and Juhi Babbbar
Anup is most popularly known for appearing in the TV series Sea Hawks.
Many fans believe that it was when he worked on a play with Juhi Babbar that caused the disintegration of his previous marriage.
The two were wed in an intimate ceremony with only their closest friends and family in March 2011.
Juhi was formerly married to director Bejoy Nambiar.
12. Ram Kapoor and Gautami Gadgil
They are one of Indian television’s most beloved couples.
Gautami was previously married to photographer, Madhur Shroff.
She met and fell in love with Ram Kapoor on the set of Ghar Ek Mandir.
They are now happily married with two kids.
13. Shaun Chen and Celine
Many were surprised when Shaun Chen secretly marred girlfriend Celine, a Malaysian beautician with who he just welcomed a baby girl.
He was previously married to actress Michelle Chia. Their split was highly publicized.
But he has found a new love and the excited new dad told Asia One: "I'm really happy. When I think of changing the baby's diapers and feeding her at night, I'm very excited. I have a lot of nephews and nieces, so taking care of a child is absolutely no problem."
14. Sanjeev Seth and Lata Sabharwal
Life imitates art as these two portray a happily married couple on their show, Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai.
Sanjeev was previously married to actress Resham Tipnis and they were together for 11 years before separating.
Sanjeev married Lata in 2010.
15. Carmina Villaroel and Zoren Legazpi
Both were popular teen stars in the 90s in the Philippines. Carmina was formerly married to Rustom Padilla (who turned out to be transgender).
But she found her happily ever after in Zoren Legazpi and they have two adorable twins: Cassie and Mavie who are slowly making a name for themselves in show 'biz as well.