Actor Prakash Raj and wife Pony “Got Married Again” and the pictures go viral while Raj reveals his wedding 2.0 was for their son Vedhant.
The 56-year-old actor announced that he and his wife “got married again” in a private ceremony on their wedding anniversary, pictures of which he also shared on Twitter and the photos are going viral now. In the photos, Prakash Raj and Pony Verma can be seen exchanging rings and exchanging kisses.
Prakash Raj shared that his wedding 2.0 was really for his son Vedhant, who wanted to see his parents get married. “We got married again tonight because our son Vedhant wanted to witness it. Family moments,” Prakash Raj wrote in his tweet.
Prakash Raj’s daughters with his daughters from his former wife Lalitha Kumari – Meghana and Pooja – were also part of the celebrations. This is an old picture.
In a separate tweet, Prakash Raj also shared a wedding throwback from 11 years ago. As his anniversary greeting to his wife, Prakash Raj posted a heart-warming tweet along with the sweetest message for Pony Verma: “Thank you my darling wife for being a wonderful friend, a lover, and a great co-traveler in our life together.”
Who is Prakash Raj?
Prakash Raj is best known for his work in Kannada, Hindi, Telugu, and Tamil movies. He is also a producer and director. In Bollywood, Prakash Raj has starred in films such as Khakee, Wanted, Singham, Dabangg 2, among others.
Prakash Raj was born in Bangalore on 26 March 1965 to a Tulu father and a Kannada mother.
His brother is Prasad Raj, who is also an actor. He completed schooling at St. Joseph’s Indian High School and joined St. Joseph’s College of Commerce, Bangalore. Prakash Raj changed his surname to ‘Raj’ upon prominent Tamil film director K. Balachander’s advice;he is still called Prakash Rai in his home state, Karnataka.
Prakash Raj married actress Lalitha Kumari in 1994. They had two daughters, Meghana and Pooja, and a son, Sidhu who died in 2004. The couple divorced in 2009.
Later, he married choreographer Pony Verma on 24 August 2010. They have a son, Vedhanth born in 2015.
Prakash Raj identifies himself an atheist.