Ankita Lokhande To Niti Taylor: Telly Town Brides, Who Ditched The Red Ensemble For Their D-Day

As our telly town actresses are getting married one after the other, let's take a look at the brides, who had ditched the red ensemble on their wedding day.


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Ankita Lokhande To Niti Taylor: Telly Town Brides, Who Ditched The Red Ensemble For Their D-Day

Television's most favourite behenbhabhibahu have garnered the accolades of the audience over the years for their roles. However, these actresses have proved that just like their reel-life, they can ace their roles in real life as well. Earlier, when we used to see them in their bridal look on the television screens, we used to eagerly wait to catch a glimpse of them as a dulhan in real life. 

Many actresses of the telly world are getting hitched to the love of their lives. And as pictures from their wedding day take the internet by storm, we are in awe of them. So today, let us take you through the lookbook of the telly town actresses, who had ditched the red coloured ensembles and had flaunted another colour on their wedding. 

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#1. Ankita Lokhande


Ankita Lokhande had got married to her then-longtime boyfriend and now-husband, Vicky Jain on December 14, 2021. For her wedding, Ankita had worn a golden coloured sequined lehenga, designed by Manish Malhotra. Her whimsical head-to-toe golden look had left us in awe of her. And her bridal entry which had featured her long dupatta was mesmerising. The Pavitra Rishta actress had completed her look with a sheesh patti, kaleeras and uncut kundan neckpiece with matching earrings. 

#2. Poonam Preet

Poonam and Sanjay

Naamkarann actress, Poonam Preet was dating the Kundali Bhagya fame, Sanjay Gagnani for a long time. Finally, on November 28, 2021, Sanjay and Poonam had tied the nuptial knot in an Anand Karaj ceremony in a gurdwara and had become each other's forever. For the wedding, the bride had looked stunning in a burgundy coloured lehenga. She had accentuated her look with a nath, a maang teeka and heavy statement neckpieces. Her prince charming had donned a cream-coloured sherwani, paired with a matching doshala and maroon turban. 

#3. Sugandha Mishra


Comedian, Sugandha Mishra had got married to her then-long-time boyfriend and actor, Dr Sanket Bhosale in a private ceremony in Jalandhar, Punjab. For her traditional Hindu wedding ceremony, Sugandha had worn a pastel-shaded intricately embroidered lehenga that came in the shade of beige with a netted-pink dupatta, which she had teamed up with a lot of flowers in her hair, a traditional chooda and bridal jewellery. On the other hand, Sanket had complemented her in a powdered blue coloured sherwani

#4. Niti Taylor


Ishqbaaz fame, Niti Taylor had exchanged the wedding vows in August 2020, with her then-fiance and now-husband, Parikshit Bawa, who is an Army Officer by profession. For her wedding, Niti had set some bridal goals for all the millennial brides-to-be. For her wedding day, Niti had worn a light peach lehenga by Payal Keyal with intricate zari embroidery. She had paired it with a yellow dupatta with tassel detailing and it did not even disturb the subdued elegance of the outfit. She had completed her look with a matha patti, a neckpiece and matching earrings. 

#5. Rubina Dilaik


Choti Bahu-Sindoor Bin Suhagan fame, Rubina Dilaik had got hitched to television actor, Abhinav Shukla in June 2018. The actress is a popular face on the small screen. For her wedding at her hometown in Shimla, she had adorned an ivory-pastel lehenga with some gorgeous powder blue enamel jewellery with intricate multi-coloured embroidery on the dupatta and blouse. Abhinav had complemented her in a mint green-coloured bandhgala, paired with a pastel doshala, floral safa and white churidar pants.

#6. Dipika Kakar


Sasural Simar Ka fame, Dipika Kakar had met the love of her life, Shoaib Ibrahim on the sets of their television show. After dating for a few years, the much-loved couple of telly town had said Qubool Hai on February 22, 2018, in a homely wedding ceremony at Shoaib’s hometown in Madhya Pradesh. For her D-Day, Dipika had looked ethereal in a pink sharara set and had pinned the dupatta over her head. She had accessorised her wedding outfit with kundan jewellery and a passa and had looked like a quintessential Muslim bride. The actress, who had won millions of hearts by playing the role of 'Simar' had looked ethereal in her bridal attire which was enhanced by her kaleeras.

#7. Bharti Singh

Bharti Singh

Laughter queen, Bharti Singh had got married to her then-long-time boyfriend and writer, Haarsh Limbachiyaa, in a Goan beach wedding on December 12, 2017. Bharti and Haarsh's fun-filled pre-wedding functions of 3 days was followed by their D-day on which Bharti had channelised her dulhan vibes in a blue and fuchsia pink lehenga with a beautiful Swarovski worked dupatta. However, it was her Mughal-inspired choli that had attracted everyone's attention. Starting from the jewellery to her makeup and her hairstyle, everything was on point.

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#8. Panchi Bora

Panchi Bora

Kayamath fame, Panchi Bora was an Assamese bride. For her wedding, the actress had ditched the red colour and had looked resplendent in her beige-coloured elegant saree which was paired up with minimal makeup and sleek gold jewellery, generally worn by Assamese married women. Panchi had got married to her long-time beau, Jaydeep on January 17, 2017. 

#9. Aashka Goradia


Popular television actress, Aashka Goradia had worked in a number of daily soaps and had donned the dulhan ka joda onscreen quite a few times. However, in real life, she had got married to her then-long-time boyfriend, Brent Goble on December 3, 2017. The couple had two weddings - a Christian white wedding and a traditional Hindu wedding. For the white wedding, Aashka had repurposed her mother-in-law, Renee's bridal gown for the Christian-style wedding ceremony. The trail, lacework gown with floral appliqué and bouffant sleeves had accentuated overall look of the attire and had made it eye-catching. The oh-so-lovely dress was teamed up with a delicate diamond necklace.


However, for her Hindu wedding, Aashka had donned a maharani-style lehenga which was paired with a gold kasab choli, light tulle dupatta with delicate metal sequins that had made it a rich and ultra-feminine number.

#10. Smriti Khanna

Smriti Khanna

Meri Aashiqui Tum Se Hi fame actors, Smriti Khanna and Gautam Gupta had found love while working together on the show. And, they had got married on November 23, 2017. For her wedding, Smriti Khanna had taken the unique route by ditching the laal dulhan ka joda and had looked flawless in a light pink embellished lehengaShe had paired her lehenga with heavy jewellery, a maang teeka, a jhoomar and a kamarbandh. On the other hand, Gautam had worn a sky blue coloured sherwani with embroidery work. 

#11. Ruchika Savarn


Ruchika Savarn had met her soulmate, Ankit Mohan on the sets of their show, Ghar Aaja Pardesi which used to come on Sahara One. Cupid had struck them instantly and they had tied the knot in Nagpur on December 2, 2015. For the wedding, Ruchika, who had shot to fame by playing the role of 'Disha' in Kumkum Bhagya had exuded the Maharashtrian bride vibes as she had worn a pink saree with a golden and green border and had completed her look with the traditional nath and green bangles. On the other hand, Ankit had donned a golden and red sherwani.

#12. Sanjeeda Sheikh


Television actress, Sanjeeda Sheikh had said said Qubool Hain to actor, Aamir Ali on March 2, 2021. For her nikaah, Sanjeeda had looked like a quintessential Muslim bride as she had worn a green sharara with stonework and had donned a dupatta of the same colour over her head. The actress had accentuated her look with a choker, matching earrings, nose ring and a passa. On the other hand, Aamir had looked handsome in a black sherwani. However, the duo has been living separately since 2020. 

#13. Aakanksha Singh

TV actresses wedding looks

Na Bole Tum Na Maine Kuch Kaha fame, Aakanksha Singh had exchanged the wedding vows with the love of her life, Kunal Sain on December 7, 2014, in Jaipur. For her wedding, the actress had chosen to be a colourful Rajasthani bride and had opted for a bright pink lehenga-choli, with an orange-coloured dupatta and blue blouse with Jaipuri embroidery. With her eyes well done, she had kept her other features subtle. She had completed her bridal look with kundan jewellery and had worn a traditional borla (a type of maang tikka worn by Rajasthani and Haryanvi brides).

#14. Kratika Sengar

TV actresses wedding looks

Jhansi Ki Rani actress, Kratika Sengar and Nikitin Dheer had got married on September 3, 2014. For her wedding, the actress had flaunted a heavy dabka work lehenga in pink and orange. Her blouse had beautiful net sleeves with zircon work on them. She had completed her look with kundan jewellery and a stunning matha patti that had made her look like a real-life queen.

#15. Ankita Bhargava

ankita bhargava

Ankita Bhargava had married her father's on-screen son-in-law, Raman Bhalla, aka Karan Patel on May 2015. The television actress had made sure that she looked stunning on her big day. Therefore, she had picked a white and gold lehenga for her wedding day. She had teamed it up with a red netted dupatta and had looked beautiful in her bridal avatar. She had kept her hair braided and decorated it with flowers. However, it was her choice of jewellery that was worth appreciating. In an era of imitation and costume jewellery, she had accessorised her look with gold jewellery which had included, a stunning matha patti and a matching nose ring.

#16. Anita Hassanandani


Anita Hassanandani's wedding was a mix of cultures as she was born into a Sindhi family and her husband, Rohit Reddy, hails from Andhra Pradesh. Therefore, their wedding ceremonies had incorporated the traditions of both the cultures. Anita, however, had opted for a typical South Indian bridal look on her wedding day and she had draped a gold and white Kanjeevaram silk saree. The popular television actress had made for a perfect South Indian bride as she had completed her look with a gajra and authentic temple jewellery in gold and pearl.

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In this era of celebrities opting for red ensembles on their D-Day, these television celebrities had made heads turn with other colours. Whose bridal outfit did you like the most? Let us know!