Aishwarya Shankar's marriage photos: Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Suriya, and Chiyaan Vikram attend the ceremony

Veteran director Shankar’s elder daughter Aishwarya Shankar tied the knot today with South Indian celebs like Kamal Haasan, Rajinikanth, and many more attending the event. See the pictures!

Updated on Apr 15, 2024  |  04:24 PM IST |  191.3K
PICS: Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, and more attend Shankar’s daughter Aishwarya's wedding
PICS: Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, and more attend Shankar’s daughter Aishwarya's wedding (PC: Sreedhar Pillai, X)

Director Shankar is definitely not a new name for people who have watched Indian films since the late 90s. The director known for his commercial flicks has been a household name for many years. 

His daughter Aishwarya Shankar has recently exchanged vows with Tarun Karthikeyan. The wedding ceremony was attended by a host of South Indian celebrities including Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Chiyaan Vikram, Suriya, and Karthi, making it a star-studded affair.

Check out the pictures from Aishwarya Shankar’s wedding

Aishwarya Shankar tied the knot with Tarun Karthikeyan, who is said to be an assistant director of Shankar himself. The grand wedding took place in Chennai today, with several South celebrities gracing the event.

The wedding also saw many happy faces, including director Shankar, who was accompanied by his wife Eswari. Along with them were their two other children, one being actress Aditi Shankar and her younger brother Arijit.

Besides the aforementioned celebrities, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin also attended the wedding today. Moreover, actress Nayanthara also showed up along with her husband and director Vignesh Shivan for the event. Director Mani Ratnam and Suhasini Maniratnam were also part of the grand event today. 


Aishwarya Shankar's union with Tarun signifies her second marriage, following her previous one to cricketer Damodaran Rohit in 2021. The couple parted ways in divorce due to serious allegations faced by Rohit.


Shankar’s professional front

Director Shankar has been making quite the waves over the years with his commercial films that tend to become blockbusters. The director is next set to release two of his new films this year, making it all the more special.

After much wait, director Shankar is set to return to the big screens with his film Indian 2 starring Kamal Haasan in the lead role. The film, which is the sequel to the 1996 film Indian, has been in the making for some time now, finally set to arrive in June this year. The vigilante film features the story of Senapathy, a former freedom fighter who embarks on a journey to rid the nation of corruption.

Moreover, the film also has an ensemble cast of actors like Kajal Aggarwal, SJ Suryah, Siddharth, Rakul Preet Singh, Nedumudi Venu, Vivek, and many more in key roles.

Furthermore, the director is also set to bring the Ram Charan starrer flick Game Changer this year. The film is expected to be released in theaters in September or October of this year, with an official date yet to be announced.

ALSO READ: Indian 2: Makers unveil new poster of Kamal Haasan as Senapathy; movie set to arrive in June 2024

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Goutham S is a native of Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. A writer for a few years now, particularly following Indian


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