Jyothirmayi files for divorce

Her desire to keep working in films is said to have lead to it

Jyothirmayi has seen her career go all the way up and then come all the way down in a short time. The National Award-winning actor married her childhood sweetheart Nishanth in 2004, and continued to work in the industry. In fact, she got more offers and starred in more glamorous roles, post marriage.

She is now a known face for Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam movie buffs. Reports started pouring in that her marriage was on the rocks, and attributed it to her desire to keep working in films. Also, her choice of glamorous roles set tongues wagging.

Now the latest news from Kerala is that the couple has indeed decided to part ways. Jyothirmayi filed for divorce at the Ernakulam Family Court on March 23.