Amala Paul weds A L Vijay: Wedding details and photos
Young south Indian actress Amala Paul will be tying the knot with Tamil filmmaker A L Vijay on June 12th in a Hindu marriage ceremony in Chennai. The couple’s engagement was held on 7th June in the Christian tradition at the St Jude Church. The ceremony was only attended by family members and close friends. On that occasion Amala wore a white gown created by designer Anita Dongre. After the engagement was over, the couple held a big party for friends and colleagues of the Malayalam film industry. Amala has worked in both Tamil and Malayalam films so she has friends from both industries.
For the wedding ceremony, Amala has roped in internationally renowned designer Sabyasachi Mukherji to create her wedding outfit. According to a close friend of Amala, she will also be wearing a gorgeous saree for the occasion, "For the wedding, which is on June 12, Amala will be draped in a traditional Kanchivaram sari and later in the evening during the reception party, she will slip into Sabyasachi's creation and wear a specially ordered diamond necklace to go with it." The wedding reception will be held at the Mayor Ramanathan Chettiar Hall, MRC Nagar, in the city of Chennai. All notable personalities from the Tamil film industry are expected to attend this grand event.
Amala and A L Vijay first met on the sets of Vijay’s film ‘Deiva Thirumagal’ and they soon began dating. Despite rumors of their relationship for several years, the couple only accepted it publically in April, 2014. In a statement released for the press A L Vijay had said, “I take this opportunity to declare the conversion of my status from being single to couple. Yes, the search for my life partner ends here as I have found my soul mate in Amala! She is the girl with the most beautiful heart I know! She is truly a treasure and I will preserve with utmost love and care."
Amala made her acting debut in 2009 with the Malayalam film,
‘Neelathamara’. Her first big break was the Tamil drama film, ‘Mynaa’ in 2010.
Since then she has been part of several hit films in Tamil, Telugu and
Malayalam. She worked in AL Vijay’s film ‘Thalaivaa’ last year which became a
super hit. She has announced that she will continue acting after her marriage.
She recently signed with veteran actor Mohanlal for a film called, ‘Laila O
Laila’ on which she will start work post wedding.