Mumbai, Aug 2 : Actress Lara Dutta and her tennis star husband Mahesh Bhupathi, who are expecting their baby, are all excited about the stork visiting them. “Thank you so much for all ur wishes and prayers. Its an awesome time in life right now and Mahesh and I are both very excited about the baby!:-),” Lara said on micro-blogging site Twitter.
In September 2010, Lara got engaged to Indian tennis player, Mahesh. They got married on February 16 in a civil ceremony in Bandra and later followed it by a Christian ceremony on 20 February in Goa.
Mahesh was earlier married to former model Shvetha Jaishankar for seven years.
The former beauty queen was last seen in ‘Chalo Dilli' that was produced by her under the banner of ‘Bheegi Basanti' production along with ‘Big Daddy Productions', that is owned by her husband Mahesh and Eros International. Lara will be seen next in ‘Don 2: The Chase Continues', an action thriller film directed by Farhan Akhtar.
It is the sequel to the 2006 film, ‘Don: The Chase Begins Again', which itself is a remake of the 1978 film ‘Don'. ‘Don 2' starring Shahrukh Khan, Priyanka Chopra, Lara Dutta, Boman Irani, Om Puri and Kunal Kapoor is slated to release on December 23 this year.
Congratulating the former beauty queen, actor Abhishek Bachchan, tweeted, “Lara paaji! CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!! welcome on board.” To which, Lara said, “Thank you so much ab! You will be sorted by the time our turn comes, will call for tips!! :-).”
Earlier, in the month of June, megastar Amitabh Bachchan, had spilled the beans on the Twitter about her daughter-in-law Aishwarya being pregnant. PTI