Extravagant and pompous in every aspect, life in Bollywood is better lived king size. In an industry where star power and clout is weighed by the display of wealth, it is not uncommon for actors to flash their cash at every given opportunity.
However, it turns out that B-town celebs have not been splurging all the money on themselves.
Here are some ridiculously expensive cars given by Bollywood celebs to their loved ones, which will leave you feeling extremely poor.
1- Mini Cooper: Kartik Aaryan to his mother
Kartik Aaryan is indeed the ideal son as he gifted his mother the perfect birthday gift on her 43rd birthday. He gifted his mother a swanky green-emerald Mini Cooper worth Rs 43 lakhs. Kartik’s mother had expressed her liking for the car long ago. Kartik had promised to fulfill his mother’s desire once he’d become an established actor in Bollywood.
2- Rolls Royce Ghost: Sanjay Dutt to Manyata Dutt
Well, everyone in Bollywood knows Sanjay Dutt’s generosity when it comes to gifting, especially to the ones he loves. So when it came to his beloved wife, it had to be something very special. He gifted his wife a Rolls Royce Ghost worth Rs 6.21 crore. Baba definitely knows how to keep his wife happy.
3- Mercedes Maybach s650: Nick Jonas to Priyanka Chopra Jonas
Ask Nick Jonas how to spoil a girl and he will have the best answer. Priyanka’s pati gifted her a black Mercedes Maybach s650 after the success of his song Sucker in which PeeCee was featured enjoying a glam bath. The car is estimated to be around Rs 2.73 crore.
4- Audi A8L W12: Aditya Chopra to Rani Mukherjee
Taking relationship goals to the next level, producer Aditya Chopra gifted Rani Mukerji a brand new Audi A8 W12 worth Rs 2 crore. This was way back in 2012 when the love birds were not even married.
5- Bentley Continental Spur: Akshay Kumar to Twinkle Khanna
Akshay Kumar is another popular star who marked his wife Twinkle’s birthday by presenting her a Bentley Continental Spur, one of the sportier luxury car model from the Bentley stable. The car is worth Rs 3.4 Cr. The gift had come at a time when rumours about his alleged affair with Priyanka Chopra had hit the news stand.
6- Porsche Cayenne: Sridevi to Boney Kapoor
Late Sridevi gifted her film-maker husband Boney Kapoor a Porsche worth Rs 1.19 Cr after her comeback movie English Vinglish’ garnered massive box-office and critical success.
7- Rolls Royce Phantom and Bentley Continental GT: Vidhu Vinod Chopra and Amar Singh to Amithabh Bachchan
It’s everybody’s dream in Bollywood to work with the legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan someday. When Vidhu Vinod Chopra finally got lucky and got a chance to work with Mr Bachchan in his production, Eklavya, Chopra couldn’t stop himself from showing a touching gesture which costed him roughly around ₹ 9.50 crores! Chopra gifted Bachchan Sr, a brand new Rolls Royce Phantom which the actor graciously accepted.
And Amar Singh gifted him the Bentley Continental GT priced at Rs. 3.12 Cr.
8- Mercedes GLS: Shah Rukh Khan to Farah Khan
Shahrukh Khan is one of the prolific gifters in Bollywood and the actor gifted director Farah Khan a Mercedes GLS-Class SUV worth Rs. 88 lakhs on her birthday.
9- BMW 5 Series: Amir Khan to Kiran Rao
Aamir Khan celebrated the success of his wife Kiran Rao’s directorial debut ‘Dhobi Ghat’ by gifting her a posh BMW series 5 sedan worth Rs 67 lakhs.
It seems Bollywood stars are not just obsessed with buying expensive stuff for themselves but also for their loved ones.
BRB, feeling gareeb and need a tissue to wipe all those tears!