2018 had surely been the year for a host of celebs who were determined to not usher in 2019 alone. And not only India, all around the world celebrities plunged deep into love and took the ultimate dive into nuptials. But Bollywood stood on an elevated pedestal altogether. With several A list stars choosing to let go their bachelorhood, Bollywood became home to quite a few newly-married couples. Check out these most talked about and extravagant weddings of 2018 which gave us all some serious wedding vibes!
Deepika Padukone- Ranveer Singh
Undoubtedly the most talked about wedding of the year, Bollywood stars Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh turned the couple of the town when they tied the knot at the picturesque Lake Como in Italy. Over two days on the 14th and 15th of November, the star couple married in two elaborate high profile, high security wedding ceremonies. And it wasn’t just the rituals that were followed in all the frenzy and anticipation. The ensuing celebrations were equally grand a event. With two receptions in India, the Bengaluru reception and the other in Mumbai, DeepVeer definitely set the stakes high as they set the tone for more celebrity weddings to follow up in the round up to 2018.
Nick Jonas- Priyanka Chopra
Desi Girl Priyanka Chopra getting hitched to younger Jonas brother, Nick had to be the much anticipated wedding of 2018. Starting from their Met Gala appearance in May 2017, PeeCee and Nick had been setting gossip mills abuzz with all bytes of their relationship. Finally in December, the lovebirds tied the knot, again in two wedding ceremonies.
A Christian wedding followed by an Indian ceremony saw a beautiful amalgamation of cultures as our very own global icon became Priyanka Chopra Jonas. The couple went a step even further as they hosted three receptions for friends and family- one in Mumbai, another in New Delhi and still another one at Los Angeles.
Anand Piramal- Isha Ambani
Even the grandest of the grand wedding celebrations would be a mere epithet for the wedding of the year. Ambani scion Isha Ambani tying the knot with Anand Piramal saw one of the most extravagant weddings ever.
From pop star Beyonce at the pre wedding festivities to Hillary Clinton at the marriage ceremony, the celebrations were replete with an enormous show of wealth and extravagance. The December 12 wedding was an even more extravagant affair with scores of celebrities and stars descending to celebrate what was the ultimate wedding of the year!
Anand Ahuja- Sonam Kapoor
2018 began with a bang for Bollywood when fashionista and diva Sonam Kapoor announced her wedding to long time boyfriend Anand Ahuja. While the festivities were not a cross country affair as most of the other Bollywood weddings, nevertheless Sonam and Anand had tinsel town raving about their marriage days before and after the grand event. Celebs of B- town were equally excited and involved in the May 8 wedding. Not just the celebrations, the wedding was also quite a fashionable affair with both husband and wife incorporating quirky styles in their wedding avatars.
Parupalli Kashyap- Saina Nehwal
Ace Indian badminton player Saina Nehwal also took the plunge into marriage with fellow player Parupalli Kashyap in December. Though the wedding was not much an occasion of fanfare as they chose to keep it simple and modest, the stars hosted a grand reception in Hyderabad. Certainly among the star weddings of the year to go by.
Angad Bedi- Neha Dhupia
Tinsel town beauty Neha Dhupia also ditched singledom in 2018. Dhupia surprised everyone when she got married to her best friend Angad Bedi in May this year, soon after the fairytale wedding of Sonam Kapoor. But unlike the other celebrity weddings, Neha and Angad had a relatively simple marriage ceremony mostly because it was planned on the spur of the moment. Nevertheless, the fact that it was one of the least unexpected weddings also made it one of the most talked about of the year.
Ginni Chatrath- Kapil Sharma
Comedy king Kapil Sharma also stars among the list of celebrities to tie the knot in one of the much talked about weddings in 2018. On December 12th, Sharma tied the knot with his girlfriend Ginni Chatrath in an elaborate but private wedding ceremony in Jalandhar. The star couple then had their reception bash at the J W Mariott in Mumbai that witnessed Bollywood celebrities and other dignified personalities in presence.
Ankita Konwar- Milind Soman
Among the celebrities who embarked on their conjugal journey in 2018, dashing supermodel Milind Soman also made the cut. Soman tied the knot with his girlfriend Ankita Konwar in April and the wedding and post wedding pics have definitely given us couple goals. With Greek God like features, the fitness enthusiast had been the ultimate dream man for many of us and therefore his wedding surely lists among the most talked about in 2018.
Ekta Kaul- Sumeet Vyas
Veere Di Wedding actor Sumeet Vyas also tied the knot this year with his girlfriend, telly actress Ekta Kaul. The adorable couple had been dating shortly after Sumeet split from actor Shivani Tanksale in 2017 and they tied the knot in a simple wedding ceremony in September 2018.
Prince Narula- Yuvika Chaudhary
Reality TV contestant Prince Narula was also one among the many who broke hearts when he got hitched to his lady love Yuvika Chaudhary. The two met when they were part of a reality show and Prince had proposed to Yuvika in the show itself. And on October 12 this year, the much in love couple decided to tie the knot in a traditional wedding ceremony.
Year of the big fat Indian weddings. 2018 it was!