Farhan Akhtar, an actor and filmmaker, married Shibani Dandekar, an actress and singer, on Saturday (February 19). Sukoon, the Khandala farmhouse of Farhan Akhtar’s parents, writer Javed Akhtar and actress Shabani Azmia, hosted the wedding. In the company of a few close friends and family members, the couple exchanged vows.
Following their wedding, Shankar Mahadevan performed the title tune of ‘Dil Chahata Hai’ for the newlyweds. The song was well received by the couple and their guests.
In the picture, Shibani Dandekar can be seen dressed in a red gown and veil while Farhan Akhtar looks dashing in a black suit.
For their wedding day, the couple skipped the traditional ceremonies in favour of registering their marriage in front of close family and friends. “They wanted to keep things as basic and simple as possible,” The wedding guests have also been advised to dress in light colors such as pastels and whites. A nikah or a Marathi wedding will not be held. Instead, they’ve decided to do a private vow ceremony. Both have typed out their vows, which they will read out on February 19, the major wedding day.”
A part of the internet speculated that Shibani was pregnant after spotting a baby bump in the couple’s first photos.