Yogi Babu is one of the famous actors in Indian films. His appearance is there in only Tamil movies. At present, he is a regular comedy actor in Tamil films. Babu was born in Chennai, Tamilnadu. His acting career started from 2009 onwards. He was famous for his outstanding movie called Maan Karate (2014); a fantasy oriented Tamil film under the direction of Thirukumaran. There are some prominent stars in this movie namely Sathish, Vamsi Krishna, Soori, Hansika Motwani and Sivakarthikeyan. Famous writer Murugadoss wrote the entire script for this movie and went on to screens under the production of Escape Artists Motion Pictures. Anirudh Ravichander gave an outstanding music for this movie. Mr. Babu was also notable for his famous film Yaamirukka Bayamey (2014), a comedy horror movie under the direction of debutant Deekay. It was under the production of Elred Kumar with casting by Anaswara Kumar, Oviya, Kreshna and Rupa Manjari.
This movie was based on a Korean movie called The Quiet Family. Later the same story was also remade into Kannada cinema with the title Namo Boothatma. Famous director in Tamil film industry Ram Bala gave the initial acting opportunity for Babu. Ram Bala saw him when Babu just went to watch the shooting of television comedy series Lollu Sabha. The notable director saw the physique and comedian looks of Mr. Babu and took him as a junior artiste in his films. In the initial stage of his career, he also did some work as an Assistant Director for two years by writing some of the scenes. His debut film was Yogi (2009), an action and drama film under the direction of Subramaniam Siva and the casting by Ameer Sultan, Ponvannan, and Madhumitha. His character in this play was an aspiring actor, who was very interested to be photographed by character namely Ganja Karuppu. He became famous due to this movie in such a way that his character name became his stage name’s prefix.
In 2013, he did some comedy roles in Pattathu Yaanai (2013), an action film in Tamil directed by Boopathy Pandian. His presence was also there in Chennai Express – starring Shahrukh Khan. Some of his famous movies include Yennamo Yedho a romantic comedy film, Aranmanai a comedy horror film directed and written by Sundar C, Kaaki Sattai an action film in Tamil. At present, he is doing a film Jithan 2 – a horror film in Tamil under the direction of Rahul.