Bala recently parted ways with his wife singer Amrita Suresh. They both met in a reality show and got married. Amrita was a contestant in it and Bala was one of the judges in a panel. After their seperation their four year old daughter is living with Amrita.
Recently he stated that his fault was that he believed all blindly and that was his failure in life. When he had problems with his personal life the members of his family stood with and tried to console him. During such circumstances he longs to be in the sanctum sanctorum of god. According to him artists has no borders and they are like gypsies. He moves from location to location and lives where there is shooting.