Dhanush & Wife Aishwaryaa Split after 18 Years

In a joint statement shared on their social media handles, Dhanush and Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth announced their separation.

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“What happened in three months?”

Dhanush K Raja and his wife Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth have parted ways as a couple.

The Atrangi Re actor announced the news on social media.

He wrote: “18 years of togetherness as friends, couple, as parents and well-wishers to each other.

“The journey has been of growth, understanding, adjusting and adapting.

“Today we stand at a place where our paths separate.

“Aishwaryaa and I have decided to part ways as a couple and take time to understand us as individuals for the better.

“Please do respect our decision and give us the needed privacy to deal with this. Om Namashivaaya!”

Aishwaryaa also shared the statement on her Instagram and concluded it by adding:

“Much love always to you all. God speed. Aishwaryaa Rajinikanth.”

Alongside the post, she wrote: “No caption needed. Only your understanding and your love necessary!”

The news came as a shock to many adoring fans of the couple who took to social media to express their disbelief.

While posting a throwback photo of the couple, a fan wrote: “It’s really shocking! So sad.”

Amidst news of the separation, Aishwaryaa’s congratulatory post for Dhanush and her father, Rajinikanth on their National Award Wins has gone viral.

Fans of Dhanush and Aishwaryaa flocked to the comments section of the photo, shared in October 2021, to share their thoughts.

One fan wrote: “She was so happy for her father and husband, what went wrong?”

Another added: “What happened in three months?”

A third commented: “This post made me happy a couple of months back, but now the same makes me sad.”

Dhanush got married to Aishwaryaa, Rajinikanth’s eldest daughter, in a traditional South Indian ceremony on November 18, 2004.

They have two sons named Yatra and Linga, who were born in 2006 and 2010 respectively.

On the work front, Aishwaryaa directed films like the Tamil romantic-thriller 3 and black comedy Vai Raja Vai.

Dhanush, also a producer, was recently seen in Aanand L Rai’s romantic-drama Atrangi Re alongside Sara Ali Khan and Akshay Kumar.

Dhanush is currently shooting for the upcoming Tamil-Telugu bilingual film Vaathi.

The Telugu version of the film has been titled Sir.

Directed by Venky Atluri, the film will see Dhanush play a professor.

The upcoming project will mark Dhanush’s debut in the Telugu industry.

Dhanush will also be seen in the Hollywood film The Gray Man co-starring Chris Evans, Ryan Gosling and Ana de Armas.

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