Daniel Balaji is a prominent figure in Tamil Cinema and television serial industry. He is the nephew of famous Kannada director Shri Siddalingaiah and brother of famous Tamil actor Murali. He was born and brought up in Chennai and Kolkata. From childhood itself, he showed a feverish inclination to acting.
He made his first appearance in television through Tamil serial “Chinthi” in which he played the character called “Daniel”. It brought wide adulation and attention to him. In his second serial “ Alaigal Alaigal is a successful mega serial telecasted in >> Read More... ” by Director Sundar K Vijayan, he was named as Daniel Balaji owing to wide spread recognition he received from the debut performance. Daniel played the role of a drug addict in the serial. His performance was much appreciated for intense and passionate acting.
He made his introductory appearance in Tamil film industry through “April Maadhathil” a story telling the rare friendship of 8 friends including boys and girls . He played the role of a police officer in the movie “Kaakha Kaakha” and it was well received. “April Madhathil” - a love story portraying the intense love of two teenagers, “Kadhal Kondain”- another blockbuster hit love story, “Kaakha Kaakha” - a suspense thriller movie, ”Polladhavan’, “ Chirutha Click to look into! >> Read More... ” - a romantic hit, “ Marumugam Click to look into! >> Read More... ”, “ Vai Raja Vai Click to look into! >> Read More... ” etc are some of his noticeable performance. In Polladhavan, Daniel plays the role of criminal with underground connections and in Vai Raja Vai he played the role of a street vendor. Both were well received by his audience.
He shows extreme commitment to his work. For his character in “Vettayadu Vilayadu” which has homosexual references, he called on public chat rooms where he got the opportunity to mingle with people of that stock. He conversed with them, learned about their emotions, their body language and their temperamental inclination. That is the kind of dedication and sincerity he shows to his roles and character selection.
 In a short time, he was able to make his foot prints in Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada film industry also. He acted in the Telugu adaptation of Kaakha Kaakha and acted in two Malayalam films also. He is one of the blessed guys to work with legendaries like Kamala Hassan, Surya, Mammotty etc.
Ashish Vidyarthi Hindi Actor

Ashish Vidyarthi

Ashish Vidyarthi is a renowned Indian film performer. He is mainly popular because of his acting dominatingly in Bollywood and Telugu silver screen. He was entitled with “National Film Award for Best Supporting Actor” in 1995. Ashish was conceived in Hyderabad. He was the son of Reba Vidyarthi, an eminent Kathak dance specialist of Bengali style and Govind Vidyarthi, a renowned cinema identity on Malyali stages. Ashish got his surname from his father, who assumed the surname "Vidyarthi" as a tribute to opportunity contender Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi who passed on in Kanpur mobs during the partition of India.He moved to Delhi in 1969 and joined the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan's Mehta Vidyalaya, where he won recognition for his exhibitions as an actor in sensational and comedic parts. He went to Hindu College and earned a BA in History. He began acting in minor parts in territorial TV serials. Vidyarthi's movie vocation started with a supporting part in the Kannada Film Anand. Later, he featured with Suresh Gopi in Hijack (1991). His break in Hindi movies accompanied with Naajayaaz and Baazi. He showed up in numerous successful movies such as Anand(1986), 1942: A Love Story(1993), Jeet(1996), Ziddi(1997), Mrityudaata(1997), Soldier(1998), Haseena Maan Jaayegi(1999), Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai(2000), Bichhoo(2000), Kyo Kii Mei Jhuth Nahin Bolta(2001),Jodi No.1(2001), Barfi!(2012) and so on. He was last showed up in R.Rajkumar(2013) which was an enormous blockbuster. He has been all time favorite of many and a top notch actor of all times.