Soundarya Rajinikanth Age, Husband, Family, Biography & More

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Height: 5' 5"
Husband: Vishagan Vanangamudi
Age: 34 Years

Soundarya Rajinikanth


Real NameShaku Bai Rao Gaikwad
Profession(s)Graphic Designer, Producer, Director
Famous ForBeing the younger daughter of Rajinikanth
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in feet inches- 5’ 5”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 60 kg
in pounds- 132 lbs
Figure Measurements (approx.)34-30-34
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
DebutTamil Film (Graphic Designer): Padayappa (1999)
Soundarya Rajinikanth Tamil film debut as Graphic Designer - Padayappa (1999)
Tamil Film (Producer): Goa (2010)
Soundarya Rajinikanth Tamil film debut as producer - Goa (2010)
Tamil Film (Director): Kochadaiiyaan (2014)
Soundarya Rajinikanth Tamil film debut as director - Kochadaiiyaan (2014)
Awards, Honours2014
Honoured for Technical Innovation in Film at the NDTV Indian of the Year Awards
Personal Life
Date of Birth20 September 1984
Age (as in 2018)34 Years
BirthplaceChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signVirgo
HometownChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
SchoolAshram Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Velachery, Chennai
Education QualificationGraduation in Graphic Designing
HobbiesTravelling, Sketching
Relationships & More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/Boyfriends• Ashwin Ramkumar (Industrialist)
• Vishagan Vanangamudi (Actor & Businessman)
Marriage Date(s)• 3 September 2010 (with Ashwin Ramkumar)
• 11 February 2019 (with Vishagan Vanangamudi)
Soundarya Rajinikanth And Vishagan Vanangamudi Marriage Photo
Marriage Place(s)• Rani Meyyammai Hall in Chennai (with Ashwin Ramkumar)
• The Leela Palace, Chennai (with Vishagan Vanangamudi)
Husband/SpouseFirst Husband: Ashwin Ramkumar (Industrialist; 2010-2017)
Soundarya Rajinikanth with Ashwin Ramkumar
Second Husband: Vishagan Vanangamudi (Actor & Businessman)
Soundarya Rajinikanth and Vishagan Vanangamudi
ChildrenSon- Ved Krishna (born on 6 May 2015)
Soundarya Rajinikanth with her son Ved Krishna
Daughter- None
ParentsFather- Rajinikanth (Actor)
Mother- Latha Rangachari (Producer & Singer)
SiblingsBrother- None
Sister- Aishwarya R. Dhanush (Elder; Film Director)
Soundarya Rajinikanth with her family
Favourite Things
Favourite Actor(s)Rajinikanth, Akshay Kumar
Favourite ActressPriyanka Chopra
Favourite Cuisine(s)South Indian, Italian
Favourite FilmmakerS. S. Rajamouli
Favourite ColourBurgundy

Soundarya RajinikanthSome Lesser Known Facts About  Soundarya Rajinikanth

  • Does Soundarya Rajinikanth smoke?: No
  • Does Soundarya Rajinikanth drink alcohol?: No
  • Soundarya Rajinikanth is the younger daughter of a superstar, Rajinikanth.

    Soundarya Rajinikanth childhood picture (Left) with her father Rajinikanth and sister Aishwarya R. Dhanush (Right)

    Soundarya Rajinikanth childhood picture (Left) with her father Rajinikanth and sister Aishwarya R. Dhanush (Right)

  • Her father, Rajinikanth is a Maharashtrian while her mother, Latha Rangachari is a Tamilian.
  • She did her schooling from the Ashram Matriculation Higher Secondary School in Chennai that has been running by her mother since the late 1990s.
  • She started her career as a graphic designer in the Tamil film industry and made her debut in 1999 by sketching the title of the film, Padayappa.
  • She has also designed the title sequences of several Tamil films like ‘Baba’ (2001), ‘Chandramukhi’ (2005), and ‘Sivaji’ (2007).
  • Soundarya is the founder of ‘Ocher Picture Productions’ and in 2007, her production house signed an agreement with Warner Bros Entertainment Inc to partner up in producing and distributing Tamil films.
  • In 2010, she produced a Tamil film, Goa. This is the first film of her production house.
  • On 3 September 2010, she got married to Ashwin Ramkumar, an Industrialist who runs a family construction business. However, the marriage didn’t go well and the duo divorced in July 2017. They together have a son, Ved Krishna.

    Soundarya Rajinikanth and Ashwin Ramkumar marriage picture

    Soundarya Rajinikanth and Ashwin Ramkumar marriage picture

  • Soundarya Rajinikanth was supposed to make her directorial debut with a 3D animated film, Sultan: The Warrior, featuring Rajinikanth but, the film was dropped for various reasons.
  • She then made her directorial debut in 2014 with the Tamil film, Kochadaiiyaan, starring Rajinikanth and Deepika Padukone in the lead. Soundarya also made her special appearance in the song “Engae Pogudho Vaanam” of this film. She became the first Indian woman to direct her father in a feature film.

  • Tollywood superstar, Dhanush is her brother-in-law, as he is married to her elder sister, Aishwarya R. Dhanush.

    Soundarya Rajinikanth's sister Aishwarya R. Dhanush and Dhanush

    Soundarya Rajinikanth’s sister Aishwarya R. Dhanush and Dhanush

  • Her second husband, Vishagan Vanangamudi to whom she got married on 11 February 2019 is an actor and also runs a pharmaceutical company, Apex Laboratories Pvt. Ltd. in Chennai. Vishagan was earlier married to a magazine editor, Kanikha Kumaran.