Asin Thottumkal, the girl who rose to fame with Aamir Khan's Ghajini turns a year older today. The actress, who etched a special place with her role of Kalpana Shetty, a bubbly girl who falls heads of heels with a businessman, Aamir Khan, is now a mother of a baby girl and has left the world of showbiz. Its now been three years since Asin has made her last appearance on the silver screen, her fans are still waiting for the actress to make a comeback.
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Born on 26th October 1985 in Kochi, Kerala, Asin Thottumkal, though who has taken a hiatus from the films, is renowned throughout the country as an actress even today. Famous for her roles in Bollywood films like Salman Khan starrer Ready, and Aamir Khan's box-office hit, Ghajini, Asin made her acting debut 2001 with a Malayalam film Narendran Makan Jayakanthan Vaka in 2001. Ever since then, the actress rose to fame, and it was no turning back for this pretty lady.
Asin, also known as the queen of Kollywood, has bagged a lot of film awards, but the actress made it big by taking the 'South Best Actress Award' for her role in the 2003 Telugu film 'Amma Nanna O Tamila Ammayi.' But the biggest milestone crossed by Asin was her Bollywood film, Ghajini entering the 100 Cr club, for which, she also won Filmfare Award of Best Female Debut.
Apart from acting, Asin has done modelling and social service. Not only this, the actress is considered as one of the most sought-after actresses down South. It's not just the South Indian languages Asin excels in, the actress also has a knowledge of Hindi, English, Sanskrit and French, which makes her an expert of around eight languages.
Before flaunting her charm on the silver screen, Asin has appeared in several television ads before and during her film career. The actress is a trained dancer and has studied Bharatnatyam since an early age.
Asin tied the knot with Micromax co-founder Rahul Sharma in 2016. The news of their marriage left everyone shocked. It is said that Rahul and Akshay share a good bond of friendship, which helped the duo know each other in a better way. Akshay Kumar, who has worked with Asin in Khiladi 786 and Housefull 2, is said to have played cupid between Asin and Rahul.
The couple married according to Christian rituals at the Dusit Devarana hotel here on Tuesday morning. Later in the night, a Hindu wedding ceremony took place, and Asin looked resplendent in a Sabyasachi Mukherjee customised lehenga.
Though the duo is quite private about their life, Rahul Sharma time and again has expressed his love for the lady on the social media platform. Rahul Sharma posted a picture on Twitter to profess his love for his lady love. Rahul tweeted a picture of the couple hugging at their wedding reception, which was held in Mumbai, and he captioned it, "Holding MY WORLD in my arms!!!" It seems like the couple is truly, madly, deeply in love with each other.
After their marriage, Asin Thottumkal and her husband Rahul Sharma hosted a dinner for the Housefull 3 cast at their new married pad. Akshay Kumar was accompanied by Abhishek Bachchan and Riteish Deshmukh for their sweet get together.
Not only this, Akshay Kumar and Twinkle Khanna also went holidaying with Rahul Sharma and Asin Thottumkal in Italy, and they shared a lot of pictures of marital bliss.
Asin Thottumkal and Rahul Sharma were blessed with a baby girl on October 25, just a day before the actress' birthday.
The duo took their excitement on social media and posted: "We are ecstatic to announce the arrival of our angelic Baby Girl earlier today. The last 9 months have been most special and exciting for the both of us and We would like to thank all our well wishers and everyone who has been part of our journey for all their love and support.
The first glimpse of the baby was shared by none other than Akshay Kumar, who played cupid between Asin and Rahul. He also played the Best Man at their wedding. Not only this, but Akshay Kumar will also be the godfather to their angelic baby!
We wish Asin Thottumkal a very happy birthday!
Asin Thottumkal and Rahul Sharma recently celebrated their second marriage anniversary together and also posted a picture of their newborn daughter. As the actress turned a year older this week, let's take a look at their journey through these images
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