Actress Yami Gautam and director Aditya Dhar took all of us by a sweet surprise when they announced their wedding on social media. The duo tied the knot in an intimate ceremony in Himachal Pradesh in presence of only family members on June 4.
Now, in a recent interview, Yami revealed the intimate details from her love story and revealed that it was not love at first sight for her but, friendship with Aditya that bloomed into a bond that she will cherish for her entire life.
Speaking to Hindustan Times, Yami shared that she and Aditya started talking to each other during the promotion of 'Uri: The Surgical Strike' in 2019. While Aditya directed the film, Yami had played the role of an undercover RAW agent.
The 33-year-old actress opened up about her relationship and said that both of them are very private as individuals and they are not someone who likes to go out for outings, which is why they managed to keep their relationship a secret, despite living under the constant scanner.
Yami and Aditya have a lot of similarities in their value system and ethics. The actress said that she has a lot of respect for Aditya as a professional and as a person.
Talking about their intimate wedding in Himachal Pradesh, the actress said that it was beautiful and that’s exactly how they both wanted it to be. She revealed that it wasn't planned and they let the time take its own course.
Yami revealed that they wouldn’t have changed anything about the wedding even if there was no pandemic and they would’ve still wanted a quiet and personal ceremony with their families.
An Instagram page with the name ‘Wedding Blogger’ revealed that Yami wore her mother Anjali Gautam’s saree for her wedding day. She also did her own makeup as she opted for a simple look and completed the makeup with red lipstick and vermillion (sindoor).
On the work front, Yami will next be seen in the horror-comedy film 'Bhoot Police'. The Pavan Kirpalani directorial also features Saif Ali Khan, Jacqueline Fernandez and Arjun Kapoor. She will be seen alongside Abhishek Bachchan and Nimrat Kaur in the forthcoming film 'Dasvi'.
She is also set to headline 'Lost', the upcoming investigative drama to be directed by filmmaker Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury.