Movie prime

Top South Indian actors' and their rumoured extramarital romances rocked the industry

image source: koimoi

The South Indian cinema business is blooming nowadays, and in a large way. The celebrities and their films are doing really well, and everyone is just raving about the South Indian film industry. The actors and actresses have earned immense recognition and are now considered international stars. Naturally, their personal lives have been closely scrutinized as well. From love relationships to breakup everything is making the headlines. Here are several South Indian stars and actresses whose alleged extramarital romances made it to the headlines.


Dhanush and Shruti Haasan

image source : Bollywood Life
There were rumours that Dhanush and Shruti Haasan had something between them while shooting for 3.   He was married at the time. Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth was his wife. After a while, the rumours disappeared.


Nayanthara and Prabhu Deva

image source: Asianet Newstable
The affair between Prabhu Deva and Nayanthara was widely publicised. Latha was Prabhu Deva's wife. She accused Nayanthara for destroying her marriage and even filed a case in court. At the time, several women's organisations protested against Nayanthara.

Tabu and Nagarjuna

image source: MensXP
Rumours of a romantic relationship between Nagarjuna and Tabu first appeared around 2006. However, Nagarjuna's wife Amala Akkineni later denied all of the claims.

Gautami and Kamal Haasan

image source: India Today
Kamal Haasan, who was allegedly dating Sarika, had an affair with Gautami. He fell in love with Sarika even while he was married to Vani Ganapathy.

Meenakshi Seshadri and Kumar Sanu

image source: Youtube
Meenakshi Seshadri and Kumar Sanu's purported affair was a scandalous one. The singer was married to Rita Bhattacharya. Allegedly, Rita was pregnant then.

Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Preetham

image source: Times of India
After her divorce with Naga Chaitanya, Samantha Ruth Prabhu was suspected of having an extramarital affair with stylist Preetham Jukalkar.  However, she had squashed all rumours.