Nandita Das,the Bengali Actress who starred in Mani Ratnam’s ‘Kannathil Muthamittal’ and Thangar Bachan’s ‘Azhagi’ married Subodh Maskara earlier this year, is now pregnant, say sources. The actress, who is extremely happy about the fact that she will soon be a mother, is however keeping the news under wraps, they add.
“Nandita was earlier married to Souma Sen in 2002, whom she divorced in 2009. And she entered wedlock with Subodh earlier this year in a low key ceremony. The happy couple is set to become parents now,” maintain sources.
“The couple doesn’t want to talk about Nandita’s pregnancy till they feel they are ready. But the news leaked out when the actress Dressed in a simple salwar kameez, Nandita Das attended the screening of cinematographer and filmmaker Santosh Sivan’s children film Halo.,” they add.
As Nandita stepped in, she tried to hide her baby bump which was quite revealing. She was overheard saying that on-screen, she has played a pregnant woman couple of times. “I have delivered babies on screen before. But when I go through it for real, I wonder how different it will be from what is portrayed on-screen,” she said. In a lighter vein, Santosh said, “Not too different. Only the background music will be missing.”