August 30: The National Award winning actor Prakash Raj tied the knot with Bollywood’s choreographer Pony Verma on Wednesday. The wedding ceremony which was held in Mumbai turned out to be high on glam with the presence of a number of film stars.
Director Priyadarshan who has directed Raj in award winning Kanjivaram was the first of the celebs to reach the venue. Rani Mukherjee who is known to be close to Pony was also seen at the wedding. This is Raj’s second marriage. He was married first to the actress Lalithakumari but the relationship went sour. The two then started living separately.
Pony was last seen as the judge on dance reality show Chak Dhoom Dhoom and has choreographed many of Priyadarshan’s films. In the south she is known as Boney Master. Prakash gained popularity among the Hindi film viewers when he played the main villain in the last year’s hit Wanted.
Directors KV Guhan, Viji, Radha Mohan and actor Kumaravelu were among the south celebs who attended the marriage which was conducted according to the Hindu tradition. From Bollywood, Govinda along with daughter Narmmadaa Ahuja, Tabu, Saroj Khan, Sridevi, Ayesha Takia, Shakti Kapoor, Reema Sen and many other celebs were present at the reception.