Motherhood is one of the greatest blessings a woman can ever have. It is a job that is not as easy as it seems, but they know how to do it with perfection as well as great love. People often assume that when Bollywood actresses become mothers, their career comes to an end. However, breaking this stigma, there are plenty of celebrity moms who embraced motherhood while they were at the peak of their careers. Emphasizing thereby also proving that they can manage both their personal and professional lives at the same time.
If you are curious to know about these celebrity moms who embraced motherhood before turning 30, then you are in for a treat. Here is a list of such leading Bollywood ladies.
1. Dimple Kapadia
Dimple Kapadia embraced motherhood when she was just a teenager. We all know that she got married to her celebrity crush and superstar Rajesh Khanna when she was just 16. Consequently, a year later, she gave birth to their first child Twinkle Khanna. Even after being a mother, she returned to the movies. Recently we got to see veteran actress Dimple Kapadia in a cameo in Brahmāstra: Part One – Shiva.
2. Neetu Kapoor
Back in 1980, Neetu Kapoor tied the knot with the late superstar Rishi Kapoor. Interestingly, in the same year, she gave birth to their daughter Riddhima Kapoor Sahani. In addition to this, what is worth noting is that Neetu was just 22 years old when she became a mother. After a significant pause in her career, she made a comeback. Last, she was seen in Jugjugg Jeeyo.
3. Genelia D’Souza
Genelia D’Souza is one of those actresses who, after marrying put a halt on her career. After being a mother at the age of 27, many thought that she might never make a comeback. However, she is all set to burst everyone’s bumble of assumptions as soon she will come back with her husband, Riteish Deshmukh. Together, they will be seen in a movie called Mister Mummy, which will release on the 18th of November.
Sarika is one of those actresses who embraced motherhood out of wedlock. She was 26 years old when she gave birth to her daughter Shruti Haasan. Two years later, she and her partner Kamal Haasan tied knots together. However, soon after, they parted ways. Furthermore, talking about her movies, she will be seen in Sooraj Barjatya’s upcoming film, Uunchai.
The next on the list of celebrity moms who embraced motherhood before turning 30 is Kajol. She married the love of her life, Ajay Devgn, when she was at the peak of her career. However, sadly she had a miscarriage in 2001. But after a span of 2 years, she gave birth to their daughter Nysa Devgan in 2003. At that time, Kajol was 29 years old. Kajol nonetheless continued to work and still perfectly maintains her work-life balance.
Starring against Salman Khan in Maine Pyaar Kiya, Bhagyashree is a well-known actress. However, after that movie, she soon married and gave birth to her son Abhimanyu Dasani. At that time, she was 22 years old. Even after being a mother, she continued her career in the television industry and on the silver screen.
7. Alia Bhatt
Alia Bhatt is the newest leading Bollywood actress to enter the list. Recently, Alia Bhatt gave birth to a baby girl. The 29-year-old actress continued to work throughout her pregnancy. We wish the newest parents in town, Alia and Ranbeer, to have a joyous life as parents. Furthermore, Alia is all set for her first Hollywood project, Heart of Stone.
These mothers from the B-town broke the stigma and shined as brightly on the screens even after embracing motherhood. What are your thoughts about it? Tell us via the comments below.