Money, fame, respect, luxury are a few things that come hand in hand with the word, royal. There are some diva in Bollywood who are not only known for their superb acting skills but also for their hefty royal roots. B-town celebs are said to receive a lot of love from their crazy fans, their love is truly immeasurable. The actors are treated like royalty by their fans in India and abroad. This enigma of Bollywood is such that it managed to lure people from the royal families as well.
Here are a few Bollywood divas who are real-life princesses and have gracefulness, beauty, and royalty running through their veins.
Aditi Rao Hydari
Aditi Rao Hydari was born into two royal lineages, one being the royal family of Wanaparthy in Telangana. She was the granddaughter of Akbar Hydari and the grandniece of Muhammad Saleh Akbar Hydari, former Governor of Assam. Aditi chose to act and started her Bollywood career in the year 2007. She was a royal as her maternal grandparents, Raja J Rameshwar Rao, headed the administration of Wanaparthy state and Shanta Rameshwar Rao, was a respected educationalist of Hyderabad and the Chairperson of Orient Blackswan publishing house.
The director and wife of Amir Khan, Kiran Rao belongs to the royal family of J. Rameshwar Rao. Her grandfather was the Raja of Wanaparthy, Mahabubnagar district, Telangana. Kiran is also related to the Aditi Rao Hydari. They both are first cousins.
She is a music video star and a new entrant in the film industry. She too belongs to a royal family of Mohammad Nawab Ghaziauddin Khan also known as Wazir Ghazi-ud-din. The city of Ghaziabad is named after this Nawab, she is that grand!
The actor who was loved for her acting in the movie Maine Pyaar Kiya, opposite Salman Khan also belongs to the royal family of Sangli, Maharashtra. She is the daughter of Vijay Singhrao Madhavrao Patwardhan, the Raja of Sangli.
Riya & Raima Sen
Sisters Riya and Raima Sen are princesses in a true sense. They are daughters of the famous Indian film actor, Moon Moon Sen. They are royal from both of their paternal and maternal families. While their maternal family made themselves an indispensable part of the Bengali film industry, the paternal side was the royal family of Tripura. While their paternal grandmother was the daughter of King Sayajirao Gaekwad III of Baroda, their maternal grandmother was the princess of Cooch Behar. Their late grandmother, Ila Devi, daughter of Indira Raje, was the princess of Cooch Behar, and elder sister of Gayatri Devi, the Maharani of Jaipur.
Soha Ali Khan
Soha Ali Khan’s father, Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi was the former Indian captain and also the Pataudi Nawab from 1952 to 1971. Her paternal grandfather, Iftikhar Ali Khan was the eight Pataudi Nawab while her paternal grandmother, Sajida Sultan was the Begum of Bhopal. Soha Ali Khan is a legit princess. The stature of ‘nawab of Pataudi’ was passed onto Saif, in 2011 after his father’s demise.
Chak De India’s girl, Sagarika Ghatge is honestly the true beauty. She also married a cricketer, Zaheer Khan, who was a descendant of Shahu Maharaj of Kolhapur. She is the daughter of Vijaysingh Ghatge and has the royal blood of the royal Kahal family of Kolhapur.
Here are a few royal beauties for you!
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