Samantha and Chaitanya Divorce. For anyone who has been following the news in the past week, Samantha and Chaitanya’s divorce must’ve come off as a shock. Fans of this cute couple are heartbroken over their decision to separate. There have been numerous tweets and posts on Instagram related to their separation, and fans have been posting messages for them. There have also been trolls who have got a new target for their antics. Samantha has been the target of some horrible trolling as there are too many rumors floating around about the divorce and the reasons related to it.
For people who don’t know who this famous couple is, we’ll get a bit into their history and what made them famous later in this article. The couple announced their divorce through their social media channels on 2 October. Their fans have been in absolute shock and are still to come over the news of their favorite couple’s separation. They explained through the post that they have been great friends over the past decade but have decided to part ways now. They revealed that they could no longer grow and so have called it a quits now after being married for around four years now.
Who is Samantha?
Samantha Ruth Prabhu, who took the name Samantha Ruth Akkineni after her marriage, is an established actress who works primarily in the Telugu and Tamil film industry. She was born on 28 April 1987. She has acted in around 45 films in her illustrious career. Furthermore, she was pursuing a degree in commerce and also did part-time assignments modeling to earn extra cash. Due to her beauty and incredible work in this circuit, she was soon offered several Telugu film roles, and she finally made her debut in 2010. Her first film was a Telugu romance film called Ye Maaya Chesave.
She has won numerous awards for her acting, which includes 4 Filmfare Awards, six south Indian International Movies Awards, and even three CineMAA Awards. She won a Nandi Award for her debut movie, which is quite an achievement.
Who is Chaitanya?
Akkineni Naga Chaitanya, who is well known by his fans as Naga Chaitanya, is an actor who mainly works in the Telugu cinema industry. Chaitanya was born on 23 November 1986. He has acted in around 24 films and is well known amongst Telugu film fans. The actor made his debut in 2009 with the film Josh. He then worked in the film Ye Maaya Chesave, which also starred his future to be wife Samantha. It was during this film that they met and began dating just after the movie was released. Chaitanya has won Filmfare Award South for Best Debut in his movie Josh. Chaitanya has also won the Nandi award for Best Supporting award, as well as the SIIMA award for Best Actor Critics.
Chaitanya’s grandfather Akkineni Nageswara Rao and D. Ramanaidu have been prominent figures in the Telugu film industry. D. Ramanaidu was a well-known producer. So Chaitanya was well acquainted with the film industry ever since his childhood.
Reasons behind Samantha and Chaitanya’s divorce
Samantha and Chaitanya met during the filming of their movie Ye Maaya Chesave. They both hit it off during the filming and began dating then. After dating for about seven years, the two got engaged in a ceremony that took place in Hyderabad in 2017. Then, later on, 6 October 2017, they got married first in Goa according to the Hindu customs, and then with the Christian customs, they married on 7 October 2017. Samantha then took Chaitanya’s last name, Akkineni, and officially became a member of his family.
The couple was married happily for around four years until recently. Samantha stopped using the name Akkineni on her social media handles in July 2021. This led to speculations about their possible separation. This was then confirmed on 2 October 2021 through Twitter, just four days short of their fourth wedding anniversary.
— chaitanya akkineni (@chay_akkineni) October 2, 2021
Ever since the news broke out, people have been spreading rumors about the possible reasons for their divorce. There have been rumors that it was due to the choice of Samantha’s films or her photoshoots. People said that Chaitanya and his family didn’t approve of all this. Some people have also been saying that they separated because Samantha didn’t want to have kids. Whatever must’ve been the reason, this has left the fans in a shock.