Nayanthara and Vignesh Shivan had worked together in the film named Naanum Rowdy Dhaan, in which Nayanthara played the female lead opposite Vijay Sethupathy.
Vignesh Shivan directed that movie under the production of Kollywood Star Dhanush. Both fell in love during the shoot of that film and reportedly Nayanthara is now living in with Vignesh Shivan.
Even though both of them not yet openly admitted their relationship, it is not a secret now that they are in a relationship. Vignesh Shivan had earlier told that he shares a special bond with Nayanthara.