Music composer-turned-actor G V Prakash Kumar and his singer-wife Saindhavi have become parents to a baby girl. According to sources, Saindhavi delivered the baby at a private hospital in Chennai on Monday.
“Both the mother and the infant are doing fine. G V Prakash was so happy and he celebrated the arrival of his daughter by distributing sweets to everyone at the hospital, however by following social distancing,” sources said.
Currently, GVP is busy playing the lead role in a bunch of movies, including ‘Ayngaran’, ‘Aayiram Jenmangal’, ‘Adangathey’, ‘4G’, ‘Kadhalai Thedi Nithyananda’ and ‘Bachelor’ etc.
He first appeared as a vocalist on the soundtrack of director Shankar’s ‘Gentleman’, composed by his maternal uncle, A R Rahman. He has also contributed to some of Rahman’s other projects. He had also worked with Harris Jayaraj and sang two songs in ‘Anniyan’ and ‘Unnale Unnale’.
Prakash’s introduction as a film composer was in the critically acclaimed Tamil film ‘Veyil’, directed by Vasantha Balan and produced by Shankar. His music in the film ‘Madrasapattinam’, directed by A L Vijay was appreciated mainly for his song ‘Pookal Pookum Tharunam’.