Actress Amala Paul marries A L Vijay

Written by PTI | Chennai | Updated: Jun 13 2014, 02:01am hrs
Popular South Indian actress Amala Paul and Tamil film director A L Vijay have got married here today.

Vijay tied the nupital knot with Amala in a grand wedding held as per Hindu traditions.

Dressed in a silk shirt and 'veshti', Vijay tied the 'thali' (mangalsutra) to his long time love Amala Paul, who looked bright in a red silk saree, as friends, relatives and wellwishers showered the 'atchathai' (holy rice to invoke blessings) on them, a release from the actors' representative said.

The couple had recently got engaged and later offered prayers at a church at Aluva near Kochi.

The wedding held in a marriage hall in upmarket MRC Nagar was attended by film industry prominents like actors Vikram, Arya, Balaji, 'Crazy' Mohan, music director G V Prakash Kumar, singer Saindhavi, director Manirathnam, Bala and others.

Amala became popular since her Tamil movie 'Myna' and continued her success with 'Deivathirumagal', 'Vettai', 'Thalaiva' among others.

Vijay known for his films 'Greedam', 'Madarasapattinam', 'Thandavam', 'Thalaiva', met Amala for his film 'Deivathirumagal.'