• Bollywood celebs who continued acting after marriageReuters/Varinder Chawla
  • Aishwarya Rai BachchanVarinder Chawla
  • Sriram Madhav Nene, Madhuri Dixit, Juhi Chawla and Jay MehtaVarinder Chawla
  • KajolVarinder Chawla
  • Saif Ali Khan and Kareena KapoorVarinder Chawla

Bollywood actress Soha Ali Khan, who married actor Kunal Khemu on 25 January has said that she will continue to do films even after her marriage.

When a question was posed to her during a promotional event in Mumbai, she said: "Yes, yes, of course you'll see me in films. Film 'October 3st' is in post production now...we have wrapped up the shooting," according to IANS.

Soon, she will start working for an action-packed and fun film "Ghayal Once Again", which has Sunny Deol in the lead role.

The actress also expressed her desire to share screenspace with her husband, with whom she had earlier acted in "Dhoondte Reh Jaaoge" and "99" in 2009.

Meanwhile, many Bollywood actresses, including Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Sridevi, Madhuri Dixit, Kajol and Vidya Balan, among others have also continued acting even after marriage.

Check out the list below:

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

After her marriage in 2007 to Abhishek Bachchan, the "Devdas" actress continued acting and was seen in "Jodha Akbar" (2008), "Raavan", "Enthiran" and "Guzaarish" in 2010, among others. However, the Bachchan bahu took a break from her career after her daughter Aaradhya's birth in 2011. Meanwhile, the actress will be seen shortly on the big screen with a power-packed performance in Sanjay Gupta's action drama film "Jazbaa".

Kareena Kapoor Khan

After marrying Saif Ali Khan in 2012, Kareena did the "Fevicol Se" item song in Salman Khan's "Dabaang 2" (2012). The actress was also seen in lead roles in films like "Satyagraha" (2013), "Gori Tere Pyaar Mein" (2013) and "Singham Returns" (2014). She also did cameo roles in "Bombay Talkies" (2013) , "The Shaukeens" and "Happy Ending" in 2014. Her upcoming films are "Main Gabbar", "Bajrangi Bhaijaan" and "Brothers".

Vidya Balan

The "Dirty Picture" actress, who married Siddharth Roy Kapur in 2012, made cameo appearances in "Ferrari Ki Sawaari" (2012), "Bombay Talkies" (2013) and "Once Upon ay Time in Mumbai Dobaara" (2013). She also appeared in lead roles in "Ghanchakkar" (2013), "Shaadi Ke Side Effects" and "Bobby Jasoos" in 2014. She will be next seen in Mohit Suri's "Hamari Adhuri Kahani".


Kajol continued acting even after her marriage to Bollywood star Ajay Devgn in 1999. In fact, her popular films "Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham..." (2001), "Kal Ho Naa Ho" (2003), "Fanaa" (2006), "Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna" (2006), "My Name Is Khan" (2010) and "We are Family" (2010) were released after her marriage.


Sridevi, who married Boney Kapoor in 1996, has also acted in many films after her marriage. However, following her second daughter's birth, the actress took a break for about 15 years before making a comeback with the superhit film "English Vinglish" in 2012. She will be next seen in Vijay's upcoming Tamil action-fantasy entertainment "Puli".

Madhuri Dixit

The Bollywood diva, who got married to Dr Sriram Nene in 1999, is now a regular face on the small screen. Madhuri acted in popular films "Devdas" (2002), Aaja Nachle (2007), "Dedh Ishqiya" (2014) and "Gulaab Gang" (2014) after her marriage.

Hema Malini

The dream girl acted in many films, including "Kranti" (1981), "Rajput" (1982), "Taqdeer" (1983), "Ek Nai Paheli" (1984) after her marriage to Dharmendra in 1980. She was last seen in Amitabh Bachchan starrer "Bbuddah... Hoga Terra Baap" in 2011.

Raveena Tandon

The "Dobara" actress continued to remain active in Bollywood even after her marriage to Anil Thadan in 2004. The actress will be next seen in Anurag Kashyap's neo-noir drama "Bombay Velvet".

Shilpa Shetty

After her marriage in 2009, the style diva Shilpa acted in the multilingual film "The Desire" in 2010 and made a special appearance in Sunny Deol starrer "Dishkiyaoon", which was produced by the actress and her husband Raj Kundra.

Juhi Chawla

Juhi got married to Jay Mehta in 1995 but continued to act in films till 2014 and was last seen in "Gulaab Gang" with Madhuri Dixit.

Karishma Kapoor

The actress took a three-year break from acting after her marriage to Sanjay Kapur in 2003. She made her comeback in 2006 in the Akshay Kumar starrer "Mere Jeevan Saathi" and also starred in Vikram Bhatt directorial "Dangerous Ishhq" in 2012.

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