Actress Amala Paul made her debut in Tollywood with 'Bezawada' rose to stardom with films like 'Nayak' and 'Iddarammayilatho'. Though she did not get any big offers in Telugu, she excelled in Tamil and Malayalam films. Known for her terrific and splendid performances, Amala married director AL Vijay a few years back but got divorced.
Her father Varghese Paul passed away yesterday which shocked her entire family. He has been facing some health issues off late and he died unexpectedly yesterday leaving his family in tears. Saddened by his demise, Amala Paul who was shooting in Chennai immediately flew to Kerala where her family stays. His last rites will be performed today.