Bollywood Celebs Who have Adopted Kids


When we talk about the glamour industry, it is hard to believe that some of the famous stars have adopted the children, and take care of them like their own child. The list includes Sunny Leone, Sushmita Sen, Raveena Tandon, Preity Zinta, Salim Khan, etc. It’s a great honor to be a parent whether biological or adopted.

1. Sunny Leone

Actor Sunny Leone and her husband Daniel Weber are the proud parents of a girl named Nisha who they have adopted Nisha from Latur in Maharashtra. The best part is that the lovely couple took her without even caring about the world and without looking at her color, background, and health status.

2. Sushmita Sen

Former Miss Universe Sushmita Sen adopted her first daughter Reene after fighting a long legal fight and social barriers she faced for being a single mother. She adopted a second girl child named Alisah. Now she is a she is a proud single mother, and she has a special bond with her two daughters. They also enjoy every single moment together.

3. Raveena Tandon

The actress Raveena adopted two girls Chhaya and Pooja in the year 1995 at the age of 21 when they were just 11 and eight years old. She got married to film distributor, Anil Thandani and her daughter Pooja got married in 2011. Her younger daughter got hitched in a Hindu-Catholic traditional wedding in January 2016 in Goa. Tandon is also the biological mother of Rasha and Ranbir.

4. Mithun Chakraborty

The actor Mithun got married Yogeeta Bali and had three sons named Shmey Chakraborty, Mahaakshay Chakraborty, U Namashi Chakraborty, and a lovely daughter Dishani Chakraborty. He adopted Dishani when she was a baby girl who he got at the streets garbage bin. He raised and loved her along with her sons.

But Dishani has stayed far away from the limelight of b-town and followed the footsteps of her father. She even did acting at the New York Film Academy. Once in an interview, her brother Mahaakshay said that Dishani has been getting deals from Bollywood. However, the other two sons of this dancing mastermind failed to do something valuable in the Bollywood industry.

5. Salim Khan

After married to Helen, famous actor Salim Khan adopted the daughter Arpita Khan when she was a small girl, but now she has become a heart of the Khan family. But there are no precise details about her biological parents. Salman Khan along with his brothers Arbaaz and Sohail have a special bond with their sister Arpita. Even the son of Ahil Sharma is very close to Sallu Bhai. This lovely girl has also got the names of family members tattooed on her body.

6. Preity Zinta

Dimpled girl and former actress Preity Zinta at the age of 34 in 2009 adopted 34 orphaned girls from Rishikesh. The diva raised them and also offered them a quality education. She used to meet them at least twice a year.

7. Rohit Shetty

Film producer Rohit Shetty has adopted ten children who have got cancer. As per the report, the director said that he would bear all their expenditures. Thus, he will be adopting the cancer kids every year.

8. Debina Bonnerjee and Gurmeet Chaudhry

Famous TV couple Gurmeet and Debina are now the parents of the two daughters Lata and Pooja. They adopted the girls from Jarampur (Bihar) which they met them at a family wedding. The parents of the actor told him that Pooja is an orphan girl and after the demise of Lata’s father both of them moved into a relative’s house for the butter and bread. So they have also worked as domestic help.

9. Neelam and Samir Soni

In September 2013, after the two years of marriage Samir and Neelam have adopted a baby girl Aahna. The couple got married in January 2011. The actress-turned-jewelry designer Neelam one said that the adoption has been on our minds for quite a while and process took a couple of months.

10. Nikhil Advani

The ‘Kal Ho Naa Ho’ director Nikhil Advani adopted his daughter ‘Keya’ when she was just four years old. He is also the Indian film producer, and screenwriter. Nikhil loves spending time with his daughter.

11. Dibakar Banerjee

Director Dibakar Banerjee and her wife Richa also adopted a baby girl ‘Ira’ from a Mumbai based orphanage and is raising her with his love and care. Dibaker directed films like Love Sex Aur Dhokha and Khosla Ka Ghosla.

Bollywood Celebs Who have Adopted Kids

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