Yesteryear Malayalam actor Divya Unni got remarried in the US on Sunday. The actor tied the knot with a US based techie, Arun Kumar, in a simple temple wedding ceremony. The wedding took place at a Guruvayoorappan temple in Houston. Soon after, the actor shared her wedding pictures on her Facebook page which went viral on social media.
The post garnered thousands of likes and messages poured in, wishing the newlyweds good luck and a happy married life
The actor ended her 14-year marriage to Dr Sudhir Shekhara, whom she married in 2002, and announced the separation in 2017. The couple was formally divorced last year. Post the separation, Diya Unni had moved to Kochi with her two children, Arjun and Meenakshi.
Divya got remarried to Arun who is from Thiruvananthapuram and is currently based out of Houston. The actor shared a photograph of the couple on her Facebook page and wrote, “Thank you so much for the love, blessings and prayers. My gratitude to everyone who sent us their blessings and good wishes. #love #justmarried #blessed #wedding #gratitude #goodwishes #sreeguruvayurappantemple #sincerely.”
Divya Unni is an award winning classical dancer and entered the film world as a child artiste with the Malayalam actor Neeyethra Dhanya in 1987. The actor got a breakthrough the the film Kalyana Sougandhikam in 1996. She has also essayed roles in other languages such as Tamil, Telgu and Kannada. Divya has also acted with superstars Mohanlal and Mamootty in the Malayalam film industry.
Divya Unni is also running a dance school in Houston called Sreepadam School of Arts. She is trained in Bharatanatyam, Kuchipudi and Mohiniyattam. In 2013, she won the National Award for Teachers.