Chennai | Delhi-born model and South Indian film actress Padmapriya tied the nuptial knot with software engineer Jasmine Shah at a private ceremony held in Mumbai today. Padmapriya, who made her debut in Malayalam film Kaazhcha, has done over 48 films across South Indian languages, including one each in Hindi and Bengali, her media manager said in a statement.
A recipient of National special jury award, two time Kerala State Award, Tamil Nadu State award and a three time Filmfare Award winner, she married her long time friend Jasmine Shah hailing from Gujarat, in Mumbai today.
She met Shah in New York when both were pursuing their Masters from Columbia and New York University respectively, it said.
Shah works as Policy Head, South Asia, with Jamal Abdul Lateef Poverty Action Lab, headquartered in Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Padmapriya would continue to act in films post marriage, the release said.
Her last film was Malayalam movie ‘Iyoobinte Pusthakam’.
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