Marriage and divorces play a very important place in the film industry. Actresses getting hitched and then separate is no big deal in the film industry. The Malayalam actors and actresses were considered more conventional wanting to make their marriage work.
However, the trend seems to be changing. Off late, like in Hollywood and Bollywood, many actresses in the Malayalam film industry are choosing to break off from their unhappy marriages and live an independent life and continue with their acting career.
Click on the slider below to check out Malayalam film actresses who sought divorce from their husbands.
Urvashi divorced her long time husband Manoj K Jayan. The two had an intense custody fight over their daughter.
Mayamoushmi, who married Udayakumar (it was Maya's second marriage), separated after seven years of marriage.
Mamta Mohandas, who married Pregith Padmanabhan last year, has decided to separate ways.
Kavya Madhavan divorced her husband Nishal on basis of domestic violence and harassment.
Malayalam actress and Urvashi's sister Kalpana, who was having a troubled married life, was granted divorce from her director husband Anil by the Ernakulam family court recently.
South Indian actress Jyothirmayi, who along with husband Nishanth Kumar, was granted divorce by a family court after all possible efforts for reconciliation through counselling failed.