Spotted: Some of the World’s Most Exquisite Timepieces Worn by Indian Celebs

Check out how Abishek Bachchan, Nita Ambani, Salman Khan, Sanjay Dutt and Jr. NTR raise their style quotient with these stunning watches
Spotted: Some of the World’s Most Exquisite Timepieces Worn by Indian Celebs
April 21, 2023
Spotted: Some of the World’s Most Exquisite Timepieces Worn by Indian Celebs

Abhishek Bachchan

Abhishek Bachchan is a popular Indian actor and producer, known for a host of critically acclaimed films in Bollywood. Scion of the Bachchan family, he is the son of actors Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan. 

The actor was seen wearing: 


Founded in 1755, Vacheron Constantin SA is a Swiss luxury watch and clock manufacturer. Since 1996, it has been a subsidiary of the Richemont Group. 

In 2000, the watchmaker launched the Malte collection, named after the Maltese cross, which has remained the brand's symbol since the late 19th century. 

Crafted in 18 ct rose gold and with 36 mm x 48 mm dimensions, the timepiece, measuring 11.80 mm in thickness, boasts a skeleton, matte, rose gold dial and a sapphire caseback. The watch is run by hand-wound caliber 1790SQ, which is skeletonised, and offers a power reserve of up to 55 hours. Functions include indication of time in hours and minutes, a small seconds hand on the tourbillon shaft and date and power reserve subdials. The watch is finished on a black crocodile strap, complemented by a Vacheron Constantin half-Maltese cross-shaped rose gold pin buckle. 

Nita Ambani

Nita Mukesh Ambani is a celebrated Indian philanthropist. She is the chairperson and founder of the Reliance Foundation and Dhirubhai Ambani International School and a non-executive director of Reliance Industries. She is married to Reliance Industries chairman and managing director Mukesh Ambani. 

She was seen wearing: 


Patek Philippe SA is a Swiss luxury watch and clock manufacturer, located in the Canton of Geneva and the Vallée de Joux. Established in 1839, it is named after two of its founders, Antoni Patek and Adrien Philippe. Since 1932, the company has been owned by the Stern family in Switzerland. 

When launched in 1997, the Aquanaut made quite a splash in the world of horology. The watch was young, modern and unexpected. Its case was in the shape of a rounded octagon, inspired by that of the Nautilus. What’s more, it sported a "tropical" strap, made of a new composite material, ultra-resistant to wear, salt water and UV radiation. 

The 35.6 mm rose gold case is 8.5 mm thick. The watch also has a sapphire crystal back and a bezel, set with diamonds. The engraved mother-of-pearl dial in two-tone beige has gold, applied, brown-painted numerals and diamond hour markers. The Caliber 324 S C self-winding movement runs the timepiece, complete with the date in an aperture and a sweep seconds hand. Offering approximately 35-45 hours of power reserve, the watch is finished on a pearly beige polymer material strap, with an Aquanaut fold-over buckle, set with 10 baguette diamonds (~0.34 ct). Water resistance is up to 120 metres. 

Sanjay Dutt

Sanjay Balraj Dutt is a Bollywood icon, known both for romantic films and action features. The multiple award-winning actor has delivered a wide variety of successful Bollywood films over the past few decades.  

The actor was seen wearing: 


REF: 521.XC.0571.VR.UAE21 

Hublot is a Swiss luxury watchmaker, established by Italian entrepreneur Carlo Crocco in 1980. The company operates as a wholly owned subsidiary of the French luxury conglomerate, LVMH. 

Launched in collaboration with Ahmed Seddiqui & Sons, the UAE's leading watch and jewellery retailer, the Classic Fusion Chronograph Concrete Sand celebrates the UAE's 50th anniversary. The collection is limited to 100 pieces. 

The 45 mm watch has a composite concrete crown. Measuring 13.85 mm in thickness, the limited-edition watch has a microblasted titanium case, engraved with the words, ‘SPECIAL EDITION XX/100’; it also has a sapphire bezel with interior anti-reflective treatment. The composite concrete dial, sprinkled with actual desert sand, sports microblasted ruthenium anthracite-plated applique hands. The straps are made either of black rubber or camel leather, complemented by brown stitching and stainless steel microblasted deployant buckle clasps. The watch, powered  by Caliber HUB1143, is water-resistant for up to 50 metres. 

Salman Khan 

Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan is an Indian actor, film producer and television personality, whose career in Bollywood spans over 35 years. Khan has received numerous awards, including two National Film Awards as a film producer and two Filmfare awards as an actor. 

He was seen wearing: 


Breguet is a Swiss-French luxury watch, clock and jewellery manufacturer, founded by Abraham-Louis Breguet in Paris in 1775. Since 1999, it has been a subsidiary of the Swiss Swatch Group. 

Breguet first launched its Marine collection in 1990 and has continued to expand the line. 

The watch has an 18 ct rose gold case, along with a unidirectional rotating 18 ct rose gold bezel. The analog black dial sports rose gold-tone Breguet-style hands and Arabic numeral hour markers. The minute markers can be found around the outer rim. Functions include date, hour, minute and second. Sporting luminescent hands and markers, the date display is at 6 o'clock. The Breguet Calibre 519R Automatic movement, containing 36 Jewels, beats at 14400 vph and has a power reserve of approximately 45 hours. The sapphire crystal is scratch-resistant. The 45 mm watch also boasts a screw-down crown and a transparent caseback. The round case measures 17.45 mm in thickness. The watch is finished on a black rubber strap featuring a deployment with a push button release clasp. The water resistance is up to 300 metres. 


Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao Jr, popularly known as Jr NTR, is an award-winning Indian actor and television personality. He is the grandson of legendary actor, filmmaker and politician NT Rama Rao. Primarily known for his formidable body of work in Telugu cinema, Jr. NTR is one of the stars in SS Rajamouli’s globally acclaimed blockbuster, RRR.

He was seen wearing:


The original Patek Nautilus watch dates back to 1976. Gérald Genta designed the watch — he’s the man behind contemporary luxury sports watches with integrated bracelets. 

The watch in question has a silver-tone stainless steel case with a silver-tone stainless steel bracelet and a fixed silver-tone stainless steel bezel. The black analog graduated dial features luminescent hands and index hour markers, along with minute markers around the outer rim. Functions include chronograph, column wheel, date, second time zone, hour, minute, small second and day/night indicator. The date is displayed on the subdial at 12 o'clock while the one at 6 o’clock displays 60 seconds. The watch is powered by the Patek Philippe Calibre CH 28-520 C FUS Automatic movement, containing 34 jewels, composed of 370 parts and beating at 28800 vph. It has a power reserve of approximately 55 hours. 

With a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal and a screw-down crown, the 40.5 mm watch has a cushion-shaped case, a transparent caseback and a butterfly clasp. Water resistance is measured at 120 metres.