Soubin Shahir has confirmed the news about his engagement via his Instagram account. Last week actor-director Soubin Shahir grabbed headlines as he is all sent to enter the wedlock with his long-time friend Jamia Zaheer.
According to the Times Of India, Soubin Shahir and Jamia Zaheer are all set to tie the knot in December. A close friend of Soubin, cleared the air, saying it was just a picture clicked during her birthday celebration.
However, Soubin recently posted some of his pictures with Jamia Zaheer where she flaunts her engagement ring.
Soon he shared that picture; fans have been posting congratulatory messages on Soubin's Instagram account. Jamia is said to be a marketing professional based in Kochi and the couple has been in a relationship for quite some time now.
In an interview of TOI, a source close to the actor said, "Jamia is a good friend and is not part of the film industry. The wedding will be next month, and we are all busy preparing for it."
Soubin, who stepped into Malayalam film industry as an assistant director through the 2003 Mammootty-starrer Chronic Bachelor, directed by Siddique. He had subsequently proved his mettle as a character actor and as a comedian.
Films like Premam, Annayum Rasoolum, Kammattipadam and Chandrettan Evideya had earned him critical acclaim for his acting skills.
He has also worked as an associate of Faazil, Siddique, Rafi Mecartin, P. Sukumar, Rajiv Ravi, and Amal Neerad among others.
Recently, Soubin also made a mark in the industry as a filmmaker with his debut project Parava that garnered a stupendous response from the viewers. He will be next seen in the films Sudani From Nigeria, Streetlights, Rosapoo and Mohanlal.