All is not well with the families of tinsel town. Many have been embroiled in family squabbles and now they don’t see eye to eye. From Prateik Babbar’s tumultuous relationship with his father Raj Babbar, to Amitabh Bachchan giving the cold shoulder to his brother Ajitabh, we list other celebs who are not part of a happy family.
1. Prateik and Raj Babbar.
Late actress Smita Patil’s son Prateik Babbar is not on good terms with his father, Raj Babbar. The actor had said in an interview that his father was never around while he was growing up and that he was always busy with his other family. Prateik then decided to drop his surname Babbar, further letting the world know of their strained relationship.
2. Surveen Chawla and her parents.
Surveen Chawla, the ‘Hate Story’ hottie annoyed her parents by exposing herself much to much in her debut film. The reports stated that her parents were upset to see their daughter’s steamy scenes in the promos of the film.
3. Ameesha Patel and her parents.
The ‘Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai’ actress got into an ugly rift with her parents. The actress alleged that her father mishandled her earnings and sued him for 12 crore. The fight got so bitter that Patel left her house and told the media that her mother had hit her with a slipper!
4. Aditya Narayan and Udit Narayan.
There was buzz that Aditya and Udit Narayan shared a tumultuous relationship. Reports say that it was Udit who pushed Aditya’s career initially and recommended his name to producers. It is said that their relationship got bitter after Udit landed in a polygamy scandal, where he was accused by a lady of being her husband.
5. Rohit Shetty and Hriday Shetty.
Hriday Shetty is the half brother of ‘Golmaal’ famed Rohit Shetty. Hriday Shetty, who is also a director (directed movies like Chaalis Chaurasee, Pyaar Mein Twist), disowned his half-brother Rohit saying that his father had only two sons, him and his brother Uday, and that Rohit’s presence doesn’t matter. There were also rumours that stepbrother Rohit Shetty’s star friends refused to work with him due to his aversion to Rohit Shetty.
6. Arshad Warsi and Anwar Hussain.
Did you know that actor Arshad Warsi is the stepbrother of former playback singer Anwar Hussain? Anwar, who is now a forgotten voice, is struggling by singing in bars. The singer had told the media that Arshad would never take his calls, and was in no mood to help him. The Munnabhai MBBS star never acknowledges him in public and refuses to talk about him with the media.
7. Amitabh Bachchan and Ajitabh Bachchan.
Big B had strained relations with brother Ajitabh, who decided not to write a book on the family after announcing that he would. We guess the megastar was not happy with a book that would have revealed many skeletons in the family closet.
8. Asha Bhosle and Lata Mangeshkar.
The rivalry between the two sisters was so fierce that there was a film made on the subject. Asha also said in an interview that Lata could have helped her in her turbulent times, but didn’t.
9. The Deols.
The industry sensed that something was not well between the Deols when Bobby and Sunny decided to give Esha Deol’s marriage a miss. The media tried to question Papa Dharmendra about their absence, but he yelled at the media and asked them to leave the wedding venue.