When Rekha almost got married to former Pakistan skipper Imran Khan

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Evergreen beauty Rekha still continues to rule the hearts of fans across the globe. The veteran actress is hands down one of the celebrated actresses and can still give the young actresses a run for their money. Rekha’s personal and professional life has always grabbed eyeballs. The actress’ personal life still continues to make headlines.

Recently an old article surfaced online which reveals the time when Rekha almost got married to Pakistan’s former captain and current Prime Minister, Imran Khan. Read on to know the details.

The bond between Bollywood stars and cricketers have always been the talking point. In fact, the affairs of Bollywood actresses with cricketers have been constant fodder for gossip columns for ages. Coming back to Imran, he is regarded as one of the greatest all-rounders of all time. Back in his heyday, Imran enjoyed great popularity amongst the female fan followers.

It goes without saying that back in the day, Imran was even linked to several B-town actresses. In the article carried by The Star which has resurfaced now, it was reported that Rekha and Imran were all set to tie the knot. In fact, the Silsila actress’ mother even approved of her relationship with the handsome and charming cricketer.


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The same report further claimed that Rekha and Imran were spotted spending quality times in and around Bombay(now Mumbai). And the onlookers were convinced that they were in love deeply and passionately. However, Imran reportedly didn’t show much interest in walking down the aisle with Rekha.


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However, Imran was known for his playboy image. Talking about his views on marrying an actress, the cricketer had told film journal Movie, “The company of actresses is good for short period. I enjoy their company for some time and then move ahead. I can not even think to marry a movie actress.” Reportedly, back then, Imran was also linked up with other actresses like Zeenat Aman and Shabana Azmi.

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