Actor Pooja Bedi, who made her debut with the favored movie Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar, lately opened up about her exit from Bollywood in an IGTV chat with actor Samir Soni.
Bedi shared that she give up movies as a result of her ex-husband Farhan Furniturewala got here from a conservative household. Bedi shared that she had “nice enjoyable” working in Bollywood however “then I bought married.”
“My ex-husband informed me, if I used to be going to get married, I couldn’t proceed in movies as a result of his household may be very conservative. My mom at all times taught me, ‘No matter you do, you give it 100 % otherwise you don’t do it.’ So I used to be like, ‘Okay, if I’m going to be a housewife and a spouse, let me be the very best one.’ So, to me, it was like, ‘Okay, I’ll hand over this journey of my life and begin a brand new one,” shared Bedi.
Pooja spoke about making these decisions at a younger age and shared that she may need chosen in a different way immediately however is glad about her selections however. “Now, when you find yourself youthful, you assume in a different way, proper? In the present day, perhaps I’ll make completely different decisions. However the truth is that they have been the proper decisions for that point and I’m actually glad that I did make these decisions. So, then I gave up the whole lot for holy matrimony and I grew to become one of the best spouse,” she added.
Pooja and Farhan divorced in 2003. The 2 share two youngsters – Omar and Alaya. Alaya made her debut in Bollywood in 2020 with Saif Ali Khan in Jawaani Jaaneman. Pooja shared that regardless of the separation, they share an amazing bond immediately. “I’m nice buddies with my ex-husband, he bought married to a childhood good friend of mine. They’ve a toddler collectively. I went for his or her wedding ceremony with the children. We’re nice buddies. He involves Goa, we go to one another’s houses, we hang around. It’s very nice,” she stated.
“You’ll be able to finish one thing effectively, with love and respect. Simply because one thing ends doesn’t make the individual a nasty individual. Thanks for the great occasions. Thanks for the 2 lovely kids. It’s not like due to the 12 good years that I’ve to endure 50 dangerous years. Thanks for the 12 good years and anyone else has come alongside and can make the following 50 years actually lovely, and his too, as a result of he’s additionally entitled to happiness. Everyone seems to be entitled to happiness,” she added.
Pooja is now engaged to Maneck Contractor.