Film industry is one of the largest opportunity provider in terms of employment and acquiring other basic necessities all around the world. May be because almost all movies never end without at least one romantic scene, this very industry, apart from playing a major opportunity provider also plays cupid at times. So, let us take you through the love-filled journey of the famous south actors who married their co-stars as they fell in love with each other while working together.
1. Suriya and Jyothika
Suriya and Jyothika are said to have been attracted to each other even during their early films together such as ‘Poovellam Kettuppaar’. They worked in many movies as the lead pair before tying the knot in 2006. Apparently, there was some resistance to their marriage from Suriya’s father, the veteran actor Sivakumar, but the couple stayed firm and married in 2006. The couple have two children, daughter Diya and son Dev.
2. Mahesh Babu and Namrata Shirodkar
Namrata Shirodkar and Mahesh Babu were fallen in love on the sets of Vamsi movie. They began dating after filming had finished. The couple got married on 10 February 2005. Namrata is 5 years elder to Mahesh Babu. The couple is blessed with two kids a son Gautham and a daughter Sitara.
3. Nagarjuna and Amala
South superstar Nagarjuna was married to actress Amla in 1992. Both have worked together in the film ‘Kirai Dada’, ‘Siva’ and ‘Nirnayam’. Amala is the second wife of Nagarjuna.
4. Ajith Kumar and Shalini Ajith Kumar
In 1999, during the shoot of Saran’s Amarkalam, Ajith began to date his co-star Shalini. At that time, their involvement made him a regular subject of tabloid gossip, a role to which he was accustomed following his previous relationship. He proposed to Shalini in June 1999, and following consultations with her family, she agreed. They got married in April, 2000. They have a son and a daughter.
5. Raadhika and R. Sarathkumar
Raadhika and Sarath has also worked together in many films. The duo got married in 2001. It is Raadhika’s third marriage and second for Sarath. They appeared in movies like like Namma Annachi, Chennaiyil Oru Naal, and Naane Raja Naane Mandiri.
6. Ponvannan and Saranya
Ponvannan and Saranya worked together in the movie Karuththamma in the year 1994. They eventually got married in 1995 and have two daughters.
7. Sumalatha and Ambareesh
Sumalatha married Kannada actor and politician Ambareesh on 8 December 1991 and they have a son named Abhishek. She acted with Ambareesh in movies like Aahuti, Avatara Purusha, Sri Manjunatha and Kallarali Hoovagi. They supposedly met on the sets of a movie, and she was attracted to his bold personality.
8. Sneha and Prasanna
Prasanna got married to Sneha in 2012. The couple has acted together in films like ‘ Goa’, Achchamundu Achcamundu, ‘Biryani’, and JK Enum Nanbanin Vaazhkai. The couple are a proud parents of a son Vihaan.