Yesteryear’s star actress Gouthami had a highly successful career in films. However post marriage she went on hibernation and never returned back to films. In an interview given to a Telugu daily Eenadu she has opened up on several issues related to her life. She said she entered in to film industry by chance and after her debut there was no looking back with offers pouring in from different industries including Bollywood.She had a failed first marriage and is survived by one daughter. She is presently having a live-in relationship with Kamal Hassan. She had a personal tragedy of her life when she was detected with Breast Cancer back in 2004, however with proper treatment and care she could successfully combat the deadly disease.
Speaking about Kamal she was reported saying “Several relationships like Friends, Lovers, Wife and Husband exist in our society, but I can’t name my relationship with Kamal Hassan. We have mutual respect for each other. I can never forget the kind of mental and physical support Kamal has provided me during my cancer treatment”.
Although she took hibernation from films, she is now doing a TV show “Rangam”.Its quite inspiring to know the fact that with her sheer determination and courage she could fight cancer.