Celebrities Normalising Divorce: Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Naga Chaitanya have been in news for their decision to get separated and take divorce. They had taken to their respective social media accounts and posted that they decided to part ways as husband and wife to pursue our own paths. In a recent interview, Naga Chaitanya opened up about his divorce and said that the decision made was good for both of them. "If If she (Samantha) is happy, I am happy. That was the best decision in that situation", he said.
Besides him, there have been many celebrities who have tried to normalise the conversation around divorce.
Filmmaker Kiran Rao and actor Aamir Khan
They announced their separation in July 2021 after 15 years of togetherness. “In these 15 beautiful years together we have shared a lifetime of experiences, joy and laughter, and our relationship has only grown in trust, respect and love,” the couple said in a joint statement adding that they would like to begin a new chapter in their lives but not as a couple but as co-parents to their son Azad and family for each other. They also said that they would continue to work together in films, Paani Foundation, and other projects. .
Actor Arjun Rampal and supermodel Mehr Jessia
They also ended their marriage spanning over 20 decades amicably. They issued a joint statement highlighting that all journeys have different paths and it was time for them to move on to different destinations. They also added that they would continue to be solid for each other.
Malaika Arora Khan
Malaika Arora Khan opened up about her divorce with actor Arbaaz Khan and said that they were two people in a situation making each other unhappy which was affective everyone around in a negative manner. So, they decided to get divorced to become better people.
In an interview with Femina, Sussanne Khan said that it is important to be aware and not to be in a false relationship. She said that she and her ex husband Hritik Roshan are committed to their children and have a lot of respect for each other.
In an interview, actor Minissha Lamba who got separated from her husband Ryan Tham in 2020 said that it is not justified for anyone to stay in a relationship or marriage if they are not happy. "While deciding to part ways is not easy, staying in a toxic relationship is even more difficult.", she said.