Before DeepVeer, these 5 celebrity couples got married in Italy
Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh are set to tie the knot today and fans can't keep calm, obviously. The most-awaited Bollywood wedding of the year is taking place on the beautiful shores of Lake Combo, Italy. Interestingly, Italy turns out to be a favorite among wedding hotspots for celebrities. Take a look at five celebrity couples who got married in the historic-cum-romantic country.
Italy is the the perfect destination for weddings. Here's why
It's no surprise that Italy is one of the most romantic countries on earth. Thousands of couple flock there every year to get the wedding of their dreams. Blame it on the historic-ruins or the mesmerizing landscape, Italy will make you fall in love with its highly romantic background. Whether you want a Catholic wedding or an Orthodox one, Italy has got you covered.
Virushka and their picture-perfect wedding in Tuscany
Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma had their picture-perfect wedding in Italy last year. The duo, who first met in 2013 for a TV commercial, has been inseparable since. They sure took their time to come out in public but had us smitten with their irrevocable love. Their hush-hush wedding in Tuscany broke headlines and they looked flawless in Sabyasachi Mukherjee's wardrobe.
The lavish wedding of Kim and Kanye West in Florence
Another top celebrity couple who picked Italy to get hitched was Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West. From being smitten with a picture of Kim in 2004 to writing a song about his feelings for her, Kanye's love for Kim was unfathomable. Their wedding in Florence, four years ago, was a star-studded affair and a picture of their wedding kiss broke Instagram records.
When George and Amal Clooney got hitched in Venice
While Italy saw many picturesque weddings, one of the most beautiful was that of Amal and George Clooney's in 2014. The Hollywood's heartthrob met the lawyer a year before their wedding through a mutual friend. They hit it off instantly and their romance only blossomed from there. They got married at a private ceremony at the Aman Canal Grande luxury resort in Venice.
When Katie and Tom said 'I do' at Lake Bracciano
The other heartthrob of Hollywood, Tom Cruise, also got married in Italy with Katie Holmes. Though it ended in divorce, it started with a fairytale. The pair announced their relationship in 2005. Tom had called it off with Penelope Cruz and Katie's engagement with Chris Klein had ended. After a year, TomKat took their vows in November 2006 at Odescalchi Castle in Lake Bracciano.
Justin Timberlake, Jessica Biel and their magical wedding in Puglia
Italy also saw the wedding of the American superstar couple Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel. The most down-to-earth and cute couple first met at the 2007 Golden Globes and Justin couldn't resist giving a call to his lady love. And it worked like a charm from there. They got married in Puglia in 2012. Jessica, breaking traditions, wore a pink Giambattista Valli wedding dress.
Preparations for DeepVeer's wedding are at their best
Coming back to DeepVeer, their wedding preparations at plush Villa del Balbianello are nearing an end. It's said that the wedding will be a blend of North Indian and South Indian cultures, including the food to be served. The couple's excitement is visible, especially after Ranveer played 'Mehendi Lagake Rakhna' on a boom box at the airport before leaving for Italy. Congratulations, you two!