Many are not aware of actress Nayantara’s real name. Nayantara belongs to a Christian religion and her real name was Diana Kurian. She changed her name to Nayantara after joining the films. Now the actress decided to convert her religion from Christian to Hindu, therefore she has officially changed her name at Arya Samaj Temple in Chennai at 11AM on Sunday, 7th August, 2011.
Nayantara took the decision of changing her name and religion since she is going to marry Prabhu Deva very soon. Prabhu Deva divorced his first wife Ramlatha and is getting ready for his second marriage with his long time girl friend Nayantara.