Bollywood has been known for runaway brides for years!!The leading actresses have set new benchmarks of running away from their weddings.Let us start with a few recent ones:
1)Diana Penty: Happy Bhag Jayegi
This one was iconic since she neither marries her fiance nor her boyfriend and ends up reaching Pakistan, unlike any other Bollywood Cliche.
2)Parineeti Chopra – Shuddh Desi Romance
Well, this entire movie is a blended mixture of abandonments, where Parineeti Chopra finally goes to the washroom, lights a cigarette and runs away from her wedding.
3)Alia Bhatt: Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya:
No one had even imagined Alia only ditching her fiance, to just run for the man she loved.She only jumped into a decorated truck taking us all by surprise.
4)Sonam Kapoor – Dolly Ki Doli:
Sonam just was slain this role, this wherein she plays a young con artist named Dolly.She marries men from different religions and runs away with their wealth on the night of the wedding.Sonam set a new trend of runaway brides and Portra his role in the most hilarious way.
5)Deepika Padukone:L love Aaj Kal
This one’s a bit controversial since Deepika wasn’t exactly a runaway bride, but she did play a runaway bride the day after her wedding when she realised that she was in love with someone else.
6)Nargis Fakri: Main Tera Hero
Nargis took us by complete surprise when changes her mind about marrying the guy she was obsessed for months, and rather marries some other guy.
7)Kareena Kapoor:3 idiots, Jab We Met
Kareena not just ran away from her annoying, materialistic fiance, but also took this chase to the next level, when she meets Amir Khan on a scooter with her trademark red helmet .Bebo was also a runaway bride in Jab We Met since she runs away from an almost arranged marriage and ends up falling in love with some other guy.
8)Katrina Kaif: Namaste London
Katrina Kaif is considered the queen of runaway brides. She leaves her fiance at the alter and goes back to her husband according to Indian traditions(Akshay Kumar).She has portrayed the perfect runaway bride in movies including Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahaani , Singh is Kinng, Mere Brother Ki Dulhan , Partner , Humko Deewana Kar Gaye and Maine Pyaar Kyu Kia, nailing is all the time.