New Delhi, Sept 5 (IANS) Bollywood actress Konkona Sen Sharma has confirmed that she has tied the knot with her long-time boyfriend Ranvir Shorey at a private ceremony in Mumbai.
“Hey guys. Ranvir and I got married on the 3rd (September). Thanks for all the good wishes! Goodnight,” Konkona, 30, posted on her microblogging page Twitter.
The couple, who got engaged in 2008, reportedly exchanged wedding vows in an intimate ceremony at their Goregoan residence. Only a small number of friends, including Fardeen Khan and Shilpa Shetty, attended.
While Ranvir, 38, was dressed as a Punjabi groom, Konkona wore a Bengali sari and her grandmother’s jewels.
“We wanted you to read it here first but… we got married! Yay,” wrote Ranvir on his Twitter page. “The best wish/advice I’ve received on marriage so far: ‘Congratulations! Don’t do it again.”
Konkona, daughter of Bengali filmmaker and actress Aparna Sen, is known for her roles in “Mr & Mrs Iyer”, “Page 3”, “Life… In A Metro” and “Wake Up Sid”.
While Ranvir made his mark with films like “Honeymoon Travels Pvt Ltd”, “Khosla Ka Ghosla”, “Pyaar Ke Side Effects” and “Mixed Doubles”.
As soon as the National Award winning actress confirmed her marriage, congratulatory messages have started coming in on the microblogging site:
Genelia D’Souza: “Congratulations Konkona, lots of love and happiness to a new life.”
Shabana Azmi: “Congratulations both of you – bahut saara pyar (lots of love).”
Karan Johar: “…huge congratulations!!! The best years ahead!!”