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Shaadi No. 1 (Translation: Marriage No. 1) is an Indian comedy film released in November 2005. The film, directed by David Dhawan, stars Fardeen Khan, Zayed Khan, Sharman Joshi, Ayesha Takia, Esha Deol, Soha Ali Khan, Riya Sen, Aarti Chhabria, Sophia Chaudhary, Sanjay Dutt and Satish Shah. The film was produced by Vashu Bhagnani.[1] The film is remake of 2001 Kannada movie Kothigalu Saar Kothigalu which was also remade in Telugu in 2002 as Sandade Sandadi.

Shaadi No. 1
Directed byDavid Dhawan
Produced byVashu Bhagnani.[1]
Written byMilap Zaveri (dialogues)
StarringSanjay Dutt
Fardeen Khan
Zayed Khan
Sharman Joshi
Ayesha Takia
Esha Deol
Soha Ali Khan
Riya Sen
Aarti Chabria
Sophie Choudry
Music byAnu Malik
CinematographyJohny Lal
Edited byNitin Rokade
Puja Entertainment
Release date
  • 3 November 2005 (2005-11-03)
Running time
145 min.
Budget5 crore (equivalent to 13 crore or US$1.8 million in 2018)
Box office12 crore (equivalent to 30 crore or US$4.4 million in 2018)



Raj Mittal (Fardeen Khan), Veer Saxena (Zayed Khan) and Aryan Kapoor (Sharman Joshi) are unhappy with their respective marriages even though they love their spouses. Their wives Bhavana (Ayesha Takia), Diya (Esha Deol) and Sonia (Soha Ali Khan) are busy with their everyday lives, and their husbands feel ignored by them. Bhavana constantly uses religion as an excuse to not be intimate with her husband, Diya aspires to be an actress for Mr.Y (Rajpal Yadav), and Sonia is a lawyer who is obsessed with doing cases with her partner H.S Gulati (Ali Asgar). the three men try to commit suicide as Veer tries to hang himself on a tree but falls, Aryan drinks expired rat poison and Raj wishes he was run over by a train but their suicide plan does not work until they also meet Kothari (Satish Shah) who is also trying to commit suicide because he had three companies that have broken down. The three men get a job as Kothari hires them to work for him. Soon the three men come across Kothari's daughters: Madhuri (Riya Sen), Rekha (Aarti Chhabria) and Dimple (Sophie Choudry). It is not long before they are tempted by them. Unfortunately for them, Lucky Bhai (Sanjay Dutt) is out to make their life hell and expose them to their unassuming wives. The three men sign a contract as the three beauties have been deceived and that their wives are disappointed at them. Once again the three friends commit suicide by standing on top of a ladder but are left hanging when Kothari tries to cut the ladder with a chainsaw. their wives come but are left hanging to as Lucky Bhai saves them but Raj falls into a lump of dust and junk, Aryan falls through wires and electricity and Kothari and Veer fall at the same time but Veer falls into a dog van with a broken arm along with Kothari who falls onto a cement packet. Injured, Veer, Raj, and Aryan apologize to Lucky Bhai as he feels awkward about saving people but has trust in them.



Song Singers
Aiyashi Aiyashi Shaan, DJ Aqeel, Sanjeev Rathod
Dil Nahi Tora Karte Shaan, Sunidhi Chauhan
God Promise Dil Dola Rahul Vaidya, Shreya Ghoshal
Jitne Channel TV Ke Sonu Nigam, Krishna Beura
Chaand Ko Tod Doonga Abhijeet, Anuradha Paudwal
Hello Madam Rahul Vaidya, Prajakta Shukre


Garam Masala was released at the same time as Shaadi No. 1 and Kyon Ki.

During the filming of Shaadi No. 1, Riya Sen was hit by a motorbike and supposedly had a near death experience.


A sequel has been confirmed by David Dhawan. It is rumored to star Varun Dhawan, Vicky Kaushal, Himansh Kohli, Alia Bhatt, Yami Gautam, Rakul Preet Singh, Amyra Dastur, Alankrita Sahai, Sobhita Dhulipala, and with Sanjay Dutt reprising his role as Lucky Paaji.


  1. ^ a b "Shaadi No. 1 (2005)". Retrieved 15 September 2018 – via

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