Aadhitya Baskar and Gouri, who played the young age roles of Vijay Sethupathi and Trisha, respectively, in 96, won the appreciation of the critics and the audience for their beautiful performance.
In the meantime, there was also a rumour that they are in a relationship. This was triggered following a tweet by Aadhitya wishing Gouri on her birthday.
However, both Aadhitya and Gouri have denied this and said they are not in love. While Aadhitya is the son of veteran actor M S Bhaskar, Gouri is a journalism student.
Gouri tweeted: “@AadhityaBaaskar and @Gourayy are NOT in a relationship. No, we’re not in love with each other.”
The young actress added: “We both played the part of #Ram and #Janu as lovers on screen NOT off-screen. Please stop spreading these #FalseAllegations & #FakeNews. Show some #Respect.”
For his part, Aadhitya said, “Myself @AadhityaBaaskar and @Gourayy are just friends. Bestestest friends. We are not in a relationship.”
He added: “Please try to understand that Actors do have Personal Life. Thank you #stopspreadingfakenews Thanks for supporting #96TheMovie.”