Directors can be defined as a caption of the ship (movie) and this is the reason that a film is always associated with the name of its director.
Usually, directors have to make decisions regarding the shot selections that should be included in the films.
While it is a tough job, many remarkable directors have done it beautifully. Sadly, these directors who have taken good decisions with the movie’s scenes failed to make good decisions in their life.
Here we have created a list of Bollywood directors who have been rumored to have extramarital affairs with actresses.
Guru Dutt was a brilliant Bollywood actor. His acting skills are still an inspiration for many wannabe actors.
As a director, he has done many films in Bollywood that include movies like Pyaasa, Kagaz Ke Phool, Sailaab, Aar Paar, Baaz, Baazi, and many more.
The actor-director Guru Dutt commits suicide at the age of 39. He was married to Geeta Dutt.
However, the whole industry was aware of Guru Dutt’s extramarital affair with famous actress Waheeda Rehman.
Prabhudeva was in love with actress Nayanthara and the couple wanted to get married.
Prabhudeva was already married to Ramlath. It was rumored that Nayanthara is about to change her religion to get married to Prabhudeva.
Aditya Chopra is the owner of one of India’s biggest film production banners Yash Raj Films.
Aditya Chopra rose to fame after his blockbuster movie Dilwale Dulhaniya Leh Jayenge which was his debut directorial venture.
Aditya was married to Payal Khanna in 2001 but fell in love with emerging Bollywood star Rani Mukerji while working together.
Later, he divorced Payal in 2009 and married Rani Mukerji. They are living as a happy couple and have a baby girl Adira.
Anurag Kashyap rose to fame after making Gangs of Wasseypur series which was compared to Hollywood classic The Godfather series.
He is famous for making movies that no one dares to touch. His notable works include movies like Paanch, Gulaal, Black Friday, Dev D, Raman Raghav 2.0, and many more.
He fell for Kalki Koechlin even though he was already married to Aarti Bajaj.
He divorced Arti Bajaj in 2009 and married Kalki Koechlin. Later, the couple split in 2015 but the duo remains on talking terms.
Anurag Kashyap is rumored to be dating Shubhra Shetty now.
The famous Bollywood director has been married to Maya since 2005. Even though the actor’s life is personal, it was rumored that Rohit is in a relationship with Prachi Desai.
They fell for each other during the shooting schedule of Bol Bachchan. It was also speculated that they are living together.
The Sholay fame director Ramesh Shippy was already married to Geeta.
However, there were rumors of his link-ups with the actress Kiran Juneja whom he met on the sets of Buniyad.
Kiran Juneja is half the age of Ramesh Sippy but Ramesh Sippy married her divorcing his wife Geeta.
Imtiaz Ali’s personal life is still a secret to the media as the director is not vocal about his personal affairs.
However, his extramarital affair with Iman Ali became headlines after his divorce with his wife Preeti Ali.
Mahesh Bhatt has always been in controversies because of his bold statements and his personal life.
He was married to Kiran Bhatt but his affair with Parveen Babi is well-known to the industry. Later, he divorced Kiran Bhatt to marry Soni Razdan.
Vikram Bhatt is famous for making horror movies in Bollywood. His name was attached to many actresses such as Sushmita Sen and Ameesha Patel.
In an interview, he admitted that he lost his wife Aditi because of his affairs.
Farhan Akhtar is a famous actor-director. He made his directorial debut with the groundbreaking movie Dil Chahta Hai.
It was rumored that he is dating his Wazir Co-star Aditi Rao Hydari when he was married to Adhuna Bhimbani.
Later, it was rumored that he was dating Shraddha Kapoor due to which Adhuna divorce him.
Raj Kapoor was the first showman in Bollywood because of his movies as a director. He was also known for his affairs.
Raj Kapoor was married to Krishna and he never divorced her. But everyone knew about his extramarital affair with actress Nargis.
Later, his name was also attached to actress Vyjayanthimala.