Shobana originally named as Shobana ChandraKumar Pillai, who is a Bharata Natyam dancer from Kerala and a renowned actress down the south is now getting married at the age of 47 to one of her family friends if rumors are to be believed.
She is the niece of the famous Travancore sisters Lalitha, Padmini, and Ragini has become more popular in the Malayalam, Tamil, and Telugu industry as well. In the recent years, Shobana is not seen often in films as she is more focused on Bharatanatyam stage performances. She has remained single for many years claiming that dance is her first love.For those who don’t know, Shobana adopted a girl child in the year 2001 and named her Anantha Narayani.
Shobana has acted in more than 200 movies. She made her acting debut in the year 1984 with the film ‘April 18’.Shobana who is a trained classical dancer runs dance school academy named Kalarpana in Chennai. She has been part of several stage shows and dance festivals. In the year 2006, she was honored with Padma Shri by the Indian Government for her contribution towards classical dance and will probably remain as the most talented actress of all the time across the South Industries.
In the past few days, rumors have again surfaced that Shobana might just be getting married, to a family friend, according to reports. Neither Shobana nor anyone close to her has reacted to the news, however.She hasn’t been vocal about her personal life and her last movie was Thira in 2013.There is no official confirmation about Shobana’s wedding plans but the actress is yet to react to the rumors doing rounds.