See Salman-Aishwarya in these unseen photos

Salman Khan and Aishwarya Rai (now Bachchan) have dominated gossip columns for more than a decade now. We take a look at some of the rarest photos of Salman Khan and Aishwarya Rai together.

  1. From their relationship that made millions wait for them to get married, to their break-up that broke the hearts of more people, Salman and Aishwarya have been a constant in people’s discussions.

  2. Salman Khan and Aishwarya Rai fell in love on the sets of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s film Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam.

  3. On the one hand while the film was making people fall in love with Salman and Aishwarya’s on-screen chemistry, these two actors were falling in love with each other in real life.

  4. After Salman and Aishwarya’s Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam became a blockbuster, Sanjay Leela Bhansali had planned to cast them in a film again.

  5. The film, Bajirao Mastani, made it to the big screen in 2015 with Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone playing the roles Bhansali wanted Salman and Aishwarya to essay.

  6. The relationship went on for a while before Aishwarya and Salman parted ways.

  7. In an explosive interview in 2002, Aishwarya claimed that Salman was harassing her and that he hadn’t been able to get over their break-up. “After we broke up, he would call me and talk rubbish. He also suspected me of having affairs with my co-stars. I was linked up with everyone, from Abhishek Bachchan to Shah Rukh Khan,” said Aishwarya in that interview.

  8. She also alleged that Salman would hit her too when they were together, “There were times when Salman got physical with me, luckily without leaving any marks. And I would go to work as if nothing had happened.”

  9. While Aishwarya Rai went on to marry Abhishek Bachchan and now has a four-year-old daughter, Aaradhya, Salman is yet to tie the knot.