Sometimes, certain things in the Bollywood industry come as a total surprise to us on the outside.
For example, when we listed out the shortest marriages in the industry. Likewise, another thing that we didn't know are some family bonds in Bollywood.
What if we told you that Karan Johar and Aditya Chopra are related?
There are a few relationships in Bollywood that have gone unnoticed. Here are 7 lesser-known relations in Bollywood that might take you by surprise:1. Ajay Devgn & Mohnish Bahl
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Ajay Devgn and the popular actor from Hum Saath-Saath Hain are actually brothers-in-law, as Mohnish's mother Nutan and Kajol's mother Tanuja are sisters. He is Kajol's first cousin.
© Instagram/Sonakshi Sinha
© Instagram/Pooj Ruparel
Remember Kajol's little sister in the movie DDLJ? Not many people know this but Pooja Ruparel is related to Sonakshi Sinha.
Both their grandmothers were siblings which makes the actresses cousins too.3. Ashutosh Gowariker & Ayan Mukherji
© Instagram/ Ashutosh Gowariker
© Instagram/ Ayan Mukherji
Ashutosh Gowariker and Ayan Mukherji's relation is not something everyone is aware of.
Ayan's father, who married twice, had a daughter from the first marriage named Sunita. Sunita is married to director Ashutosh Gowariker. Hence, the Lagaan director is Ayan's brother-in-law.4. Fardeen Khan & Mumtaz
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Feroz Khan and Mumtaz were a famous on-screen couple.
As for Fardeen's relation with the famous 60s actress, Mumtaz, he is married to Natasha Madhwani, who is Mumtaz's daughter.5. Amrita Rao & Guru Dutt
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Vivaah actress Amrita Rao is said to be related to the yesteryear actor Guru Dutt. This was revealed by Amrita herself.
She had mentioned that the legendary actor Guru Dutt and her grandfather were second cousins. Interestingly, she was inspired by Dutt's cult films but she was unaware back then that they were related.6. Prem Chopra & Sharman Joshi
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Sharman Joshi also has an interesting relationship, something most of us didn't know about. He is the son-in-law of Prem Chopra.
Prem Chopra and his wife have three daughters and Sharman is married to Prerna Chopra, one of the daughters of the couple.7. Farhan Akhtar & Farah Khan
Even Farhan Akhtar and Farah Khan are related from their maternal side. Turns out, Farhan's mother Daisy Irani has two sisters and Farah Khan is the daughter of one of them.
Her mother's name is Maneka Irani and hence, these filmmakers are first cousins.