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Farhan Akhtar and Shibani Dandekar pose for first cover shoot post-marriage

Farhan Akhtar and Shibani Dandekar have featured on the cover of {a magazine} for the first time since their marriage. The two dated for nearly 4 years earlier than they tied the knot on February 19 this year. The wedding ceremony was a personal affair at Farhan’s household farmhouse in Khandala close to Mumbai with solely shut pals and household in attendance. Also Read| Farhan Akhtar, Shibani Dandekar’s Saturday jam video additionally offers a sneak peek inside their cosy, all-white house. Watch

Farhan and Shibani took to their Instagram accounts on Tuesday to share the journal cover, that learn, “Meet the Akhtars.” Farhan was in a blue outfit within the image, whereas his spouse wore shades of inexperienced. Shibani captioned the cover “My something blue.” 

Fans commented with coronary heart and fireplace emojis on the submit. Shibani’s sister Anusha Dandekar wrote, “Love,” including a heart-eyed emoji. Model Gabriella Demetriades dropped a fireplace emoji. Amrita Rao wrote “Love this,” including fireplace and crimson coronary heart emojis. A pal of Shibani wrote, “Love the Akhtars.” Farhan additionally shared the cover in addition to one other image from the sh on his Instagram.

Speaking to Elle, Farhan and Shibani additionally revealed their love story, wherein social media performed an important position. Farhan stated, “The first time we met was actually on a show that I was hosting for a TV channel and Shibani was one of the contestants. We always knew about each other but we didn’t really speak that much during that time. And then post the show, we just stayed in touch over Twitter or Instagram messaging.” Shibani then joked, “Yeah, he simply slipped into my DMs.”

Shibani additional recalled that Farhan even requested her out for espresso in a message, which she discovered unusual since they hadn’t shaped any form of friendship. However, she agreed as he appeared like a very nice man, however they ended up on a really awkward first date. Shibani shared that it was a breakfast date at 10:30 am adopted by one other silent film night-dinner date. While she made up her thoughts that this isn’t working, Farhan penned her a collection of lengthy messages in his witty and charming model whereas he was in Milan. Also Read| Farhan Akhtar remembers ‘awkward’ first date with spouse Shibani Dandekar: ‘She might hear the sound of the cutlery’

Shibani stated, “This is the second after I realised that Farhan can categorical finest solely through phrases. That is his power. He was actually in a position to talk and say issues, which he couldn’t say face-to-face. We chatted for two weeks and each time we have been chatting through messages, it was all good but when we did a video name these uncomfortable moments have been again! But sure, it took time for him to emote, talk and open up, and after all, as soon as we began courting correctly issues have been totally different. We each received to see sides of one another that we most likely wouldn’t have imagined.”

Farhan was beforehand married to movie star hairstylist Adhuna Bhabani. They parted methods after 16 years of marriage and share two daughters, Shakya and Akira.

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