Leading South Indian actress Amala Paul and director A.L. Vijay, who got married in 2014, have decided to go their separate ways.Actress-producer Amala Paul made her debut in the Malayalam film industry through film ‘Neelathamara’. She entered the Tamil film industry in 2010, and her maiden Tamil movie was ‘Veerasekaran’.
Amala and Vijay fell in love during the making of ‘Deiva Tirumagal’, which was directed by Vijay and had Amala in the lead role. The two decided to get married and got engaged on 7 June, 2014, in Kochi, Kerala. Five days later, they got married in Chennai. After the marriage, Amala settled in Chennai with Vijay.
Reports said Vijay and his family didn’t want her to continue with her acting career. Amala, who had chosen to get married at the peak of her career, continued with her acting and this led to a disagreement between the two. According to a news report, the celebrity couple had been having major differences regarding their personal lives and have not given any public appearance together for a long time.
Sources said the two had mutually decided to break off their marriage and might make a formal announcement regarding their divorce soon. The couple has now kept a distance from social media and neither of them has made any comment on this trending story.
This affair has caused a stir in Tamil and Malayalam film industries. The last time the hit couple worked together was ‘Thailavaa’.
Vijay is currently busy with his Tamil-Telugu bilingual release ‘Devi’, which will soon hit the theaters. Amala is busy promoting her upcoming movie ‘Shajahanum Pareekuttiyum’.