Thiruvananthapuram: Malayalam actors Dileep and Manju Varrior have been hottest Mollywood couples right from the date of their marriage. Even after 14 years of their marriage, this couple continues to be the hot topic for the rumour mongers in Kerala. The latest buzz in the industry is that all is not well between the two and they are on the brink of parting their ways. Manju has fueled the speculation by saying that her marriage was a hasty decision.
At the moment of her marriage, she was one of the most wanted actresses in Malayalam film industry. Her wedding became the big topic of discussion, when she decided to bid farewell to acting to settle down with Dileep. After marriage, Manju not only stopped acting, but also stopped appearing in most of the big public events. In a short span of time, she had created a huge fan base for herself and her fans have been desperately waiting for her comeback.
Of late, she has started giving dance performances. Recently, Manju Warrier surprised everyone by accepting to appear in photo shoot for a Malayalam magazine. It was being speculated that she would comeback to films. But in an interview to the magazine, she said that she has no plans to comeback to big screen in near future.
It was also being rumoured that the relationship of Dileep and Manju Warrior has hit a rough patch due to their differences over some serious family issues. When asked about the buzz, she slammed the reports saying that they are very much together. She admitted that her marriage with Dileep was a hasty decision, but she declined having any difference between them. She added, "Till now, we've had a very good life together."
Manju Warrier's Film Debut
At the age of 17, Manju Warrier debut in the film Sakshyam in 1995. In 1996, she became heroine with the movie Sallapam, which turned a big hit at the Box Office. Her performance in the movie flooded her with lot of big offers.
Manju Warrier's Four-Years Acting Career
In a short span of four years, Manju Warrier acted in around 20 Malayalam movies and most of them have been hits at the Box Office. She has won numerous awards and critical acclaim. She was considered to be the top heroine of her period. She is still one of the most loved actresses in Malayalam. She has not acted in any other languages in her career.
Manju Warrier-Dileep's Love Affair
Manju Warrier met actor Dileep on the sets of the movie Sallapam and they fell in love with each other. Their chemistry worked very well at the Box Office. Later, they starred together in three other movies like Kudamattam, Ee Puzhayum Kadannu and Krishnagudiyil Oru Pranayakalathu.
Manju Warrier's Chemistry
In four years, Manju Warrier has worked with other big stars like Mohanlal, Suresh Gopi, Jayaram, Manoj K Jayan and Biju Menon. Her chemistry with all these stars has worked out wonders at the Box Office. She was last seen in the movie Pathram starring Suresh Gopi in male lead.
Manju Warrier's Retirement After Marriage
After four-years of secret dating, Manju Warrier tied the knot with Dileep in 1998. After her marriage with Dileep, she announced her retirement from the film industry. She left the film industry, when she was at the peak of her career. This created a hot debate in the Mollywood.
Dileep And Manju Warrier's Marriage
Manju Warrier got married to actor Dileep on 20 October 1998 at Aluva Sri Krishna Temple. They have a daughter named Meenakshi. Now, she is leading a happy life with her family in Kochi. On October 24 2012, she performed Kuchipudi in Guruvayur Sree Krishna Temple after a long break.