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Every other day we wake up to the news of some celebrity getting married and our heart fills with joy seeing our favourite stars finding love. We have seen a lot of celebrity weddings in the last quarter of the year 2020, namely Kajal Aggarwal-Gautam Kitchlu, Neha Kakkar-Rohanpreet Singh, Aditya Narayan-Shweta Agarwal, Gauahar Khan-Zaid Darbar, Yuzvendra Chahal-Dhanashree Verma and many more. Tiger Zinda Hai director, Ali Abbas Zafar is the latest to join the bandwagon as he had announced his marriage on January 4, 2021. (Recommended Read: Irrfan Khan's Wife, Sutapa Sikdar Remembers Him On His birthday, Recalls How He Never Celebrated It)
Ali Abbas Zafar had posted a beautiful picture from his intimate wedding ceremony and had given a sweet surprise to his fans by introducing his wife, Alicia. Now, in an interview with ETimes, Ali Abbas Zafar threw some more light on his love story and revealed an interesting detail about his wife. Scroll down to know it all!
Ali Abbas Zafar revealed that his parents had wanted to get him married as they were getting old and had tested positive for COVID-19 earlier as well. The marriage was supposed to happen next year in 2022. Ali also revealed that he had fallen in love with Alicia on Tiger Zinda Hai's sets and further revealed that Alicia was a part of the Salman Khan starrer, Bharat that was also directed by him. According to Ali Abbas Zafar, his wife, Alicia danced with Disha Patani in one of the songs from the movie. The newlywedded director then said that he is planning to throw a reception party for the industry. When asked if his wife, Alicia wanted to pursue acting, Ali denied but also dropped a hint that she's fully equipped to be a director.
Earlier, Ali Abbas Zafar had talked to a leading news portal about his love story. Revealing the details about the same, he had said that he had met Alicia in France and had pursued her for two years before she had said yes. He had also said that as soon as his wife had received her visa, they had travelled to his hometown in Dehradun and had gotten married. The filmmaker had quoted his busy schedule lined up for the year 2021 for the rushed wedding. (Also Read: 'Balika Vadhu' Fame, Avika Gor's Bold Bikini Photo Breaks The Internet, Her Boyfriend, Milind Reacts)
Ali Abbas Zafar had introduced his wife, Alicia by sharing a loved-up picture from their wedding on his IG handle. Along with the picture, he had written a heartfelt message which could be read as “1400 years ago Imam Ali said to Fatimah Al- Zahra’s, all my worries and sadness disappears when I look at your face, I feel the same Alicia Zafar. Mine for life.”
Ali had then shared a lovely family picture that had featured his father and mother. In the picture, Ali Abbas' father had looked handsome in his suit and booted avatar, while his mother had looked gorgeous in her traditional ensemble. Ali's wife, Alicia Zafar had looked like a queen in an ethnic ensemble. Together, they had made for a perfect family portrait. Along with the picture, the newly-wedded director had written, "Welcome to the Family" followed by a red heart emoticon. (Don't Miss: Neha Kakkar And Rohanpreet's Romantic Moments Make Our Heart Flutter, He Sings 'Do Gallan' For Her)
Well, love finds you one way or the other!