Published On: Fri, Sep 30th, 2016

Did Saif Ali Khan propose to Kareena Kapoor twice before she finally said yes?


Did Saif Ali Khan propose to Kareena Kapoor twice before she finally said yes

The actress also revealed that Saif never got down on his knees while proposing to her.

Mumbai: Kareena Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan are one of the most loved couples in B-Town. The royal couple’s love story is nothing less than a fairy tale but guess what? Even Nawabs get rejected. In a recent show where Kareena appeared with her bff Manish Malhotra, the actress revealed that Saif proposed to her twice before she said yes.

According to reports, on the show Kareena said, “He proposed to me a couple of times in Paris. Even his father had proposed to his mother in Paris when she was shooting for Evening In Paris.”

When asked if he got down on his knees, the actress said, “No, that’s just the image that he has, but he’s far from that. I think he’s charming, but he’s not going down on his knees. We were at the Ritz Hotel at the bar, I think I said no and then there was one more time, in the same trip, and when we were at the Notre Dame Church. I was just like let’s not talk about it because I was into my career and I was like, “Let me think about it” but two days later I was like ‘Yeah’!”

Kareena and Saif tied the knot in 2012 and are expecting their first child together.


Saif is the son of Bollywood actress, Sharmila Tagore, and Indian cricketer, Mansoor Ali Khan.

Both his grandfather, Iftikhar Ali Khan Pataudi, and father were professional cricketers. His mother, Sharmila Tagore, an actress within her own rights. He has two sisters, Bollywood actress Soha Ali Khan, and fashion designer Saba Ali Khan.

Saif studied in Himachal Pradesh’s Lawrence School Sanawar, and then went on to continue his studies in Lockers Park School and Winchester College – both located in the United Kingdom.

He commenced his career in Bollywood movies during the year 1992 with Parampara(1992). He has been received several awards as well as numerous nominations. He continues to not only act in movies but has also started his very own production company ‘Illuminati Films’.

Saif Ali Khan married Bollywood actress, Amrita Singh, during October 1991, and has two children, namely daughter Sara Ali Khan, and son Ibrahim Ali Khan. The marriage ended in a divorce during 2004, and both the children live with their mother.

His father tragically passed away on September 22, 2011 due to chronic lung infection at the age of 70.

He has participated in a number of international tours, including raising funds for the 2004 Tsunami.

He is fluent in Bengal, Hindi, and English.

Courtesy: DC

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Syed Ammar Alavi

- is Lahore (Pakistan) based journalist & writer with 25-year experience in print, wire and broadcast forms of journalism. His major fields of interest are politics, film,tv,sports, climate change and technology

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