Sangeeta Sornalingam Wiki, Age, Husband, Family, Biography & More

Sangeeta Sornalingam is a Sri Lankan Tamilian, who got married to Vijay, an Indian actor, on 25 August 1999.

Wiki/Biography

Sangeetha Sornalingam Pillai [1] or Sangeetha Vijay [2] was born on 14 April in Sri Lanka. Her zodiac sign is Aries. Sangeeta grew up in London. She completed her graduation in medical science.

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 5′ 7″

Hair Colour: Black

Eye Colour: Black

Sangeeta Sornalingam and Vijay

Family

Sangeeta Sornalingam belongs to a Hindu Sri Lankan Tamil family.

Parents & Siblings

Sangeeta’s father’s name is Sornalingam, a businessman based in London. Her mother’s name is Nirmala Sornalingam. Sangeeta has a younger sister.

Sangeeta Sornalingam (left) with her sister

Husband & Children

On 25 August 1999, Sangeeta got married to Vijay (actor), an Indian actor and singer, who primarily appears in Tamil films, at Rani Meyyammai Hall in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. The wedding was performed with Hindu and Christian rituals as Vijay is a  Christian. [3]

Wedding picture of Sangeeta Sornalingam and Vijay

Together, they have two children, a son named Jason Sanjay Vijay, who was born in 2000 in London, and a daughter named Divya Sasha, who was born in 2005 in Chennai. In 1998, the couple got engaged in London. After a courtship period of nine months, they got married in 1999. In January 2023, as per some media sources, it was rumoured that Vijay and Sangeeta were getting divorced after 23 years of their blissful marriage, but a close source of their family denied the rumours of their separation and said,

The rumours of Vijay and Sangeetha’s divorce are baseless. We have no idea how it started.” [4]

Other Relative

Sangeeta’s father-in-law, S. A. Chandrasekar, is an Indian film director, producer, writer, and actor who primarily appears in Tamil films. Her mother-in-law, Shoba Chandrasekhar, is an Indian playback singer, director, writer, and film producer.

Sangeeta Sornalingam’s husband, Vijay, and her father-in-law, S. A. Chandrasekar (right)

Sangeeta Sornalingam with her mother-in-law, Shoba Chandrasekhar

Religion

Sangeeta follows Hinduism. [5]

Ethnicity

Sangeeta is a Tamilian. [6]

Facts/Trivia

  • In 2009, Sangeeta’s son, Jason Sanjay made a guest appearance with his father Vijay (actor) in the Tamil film Vettaikaaran, and her daughter, Divya Shasha played the minuscule role of her father’s pre-teen daughter in the Tamil film Theri (2016).
  • In October 2019, Sangeeta was awarded the ‘Unheralded Commander’ Award at the WoW Awards (Wonder Women Awards), held by the Galatta Media.

    Sangeeta Sornalingam (right) posing with her ‘Unheralded Commander’ Award at the WoW Awards (Wonder Women Awards), held by the Galatta Media