Dec 19 2016
Popular South Indian actress Pooja Umashankar married her Sri Lankan businessman David on Sunday, December 18.
Pooja who is a Sri Lankan from her mother's side had started her film career through the Tamil film Jay Jay in 2004 opposite Madhavan. Her performance in the Tamil film 'Naan Kadavul' as a blind beggar was critically appreciated. For her performance, she won several awards, including state award for best female character artiste and a Filmfare award for best actress.
She has also done a Malayalam movie Panthaya Kozhi and is also a successful actress in the Sinhala language. She has also done a couple of movies in Telugu.
Pooja had earlier got engaged to Deepak Shanmughanathan in 2014, but after a year they parted ways.