I am very happy. Please pray for us, Kavya told media persons after the marriage. “I know people wanted to see us together,” Kavya said. 


When I wanted a companion in life, I decided to marry the girl who was made a scapegoat in my name. She was not the reason for the problems in my family life, he said referring to the break up with his first wife actress Manju Warrier. "My daughter, mother other family members and friends gave full support to us,' he added. 


The star couple has a lot of similarities in their life and career. In 1991, Kavya Madhavan made her debut as a child artist in the film Pookkalam Varavayi. Dileep's entry into the film industry as an assistant director was also in this movie director by Kamal. When Kavya did her first lead role in the movie Chandranudikkunna Dikkil (1999, ) Dileep was the hero. 


After she broke up with NRK Nishal Chandra in 2010, Kavya returned to Mollywood as the heroine of Dileep in Paappy Appacha.