Duglas Moorthi is a comedian in the Tamil serial industry. He came to cine field through Drama club “Kainikethini”. Duglas has made stage dramas throughout Tamil Nadu. 
Moorthi is noted for his performance in tele serial Saravan Meenatchi. It is directed by Azhagar and is aired on Vijay TV. Radio Mirchi anchor Senthil, Sreeja, Rajashekhan and Kuyuli take the lead roles. It is a full comedy serial from start to end and Duglas got the appreciation as a comedian through this serial.
He was also much praised for his performance in Chellamay. It is one of the most exquisite and most watched teleserials aired on SUN TV. It is directed by Sulaiman K Babu.  He plays the role of a college guy in this serial. The serial was highly appreciated for its comedy. Duglas Moorthi is one of the rare actors who can play in wide range of characters.
Santhanam Tamil Actor

Santhanam

Santhanam is a Tamil movie actor who is famous for his timing-rhyming comedies and counters. He, prior to entering the cine industry, acted for some comedy programs for Win TV, but it was Vijay TV’s ‘LolluSabha’ - a program that spoofs movies, gave his major breakthrough. It was his astounding performance in that program that gained him an entry into the silverscreen when STR spotted him and gave him a role of a college student in his crime-thriller movie ‘Manmathan’. Santhanam has established himself as one of the most contemporary comedians in the Tamil cine industry by acting with almost all heroes. There was a period when heroes were waiting for his callsheet, and all movies that had his comedies featured were hit, regardless of the main plot. Unlike comedians of his previous era, he prefers to perform together with the antagonist and thus adding to a flavour of comedy throughout the movie. He has 5 bagged consecutive Vijay awards for the ‘The Best Comedian’ right from 2009 till 2013, the Edison award and the SIIMA award for the same category in 2013 and 2011 respectively. Santhanam during a show in Vijay TV mentioned that it will be always his alma mater, no matter how much heights he scales. Santhanam has got into several controversies as well through his dialogs that sound funny when watching, but tend to hurt people’s feelings. Several protests were also held against his dialogs, which led to the censor of such dialogs. He was also accused of trying to imitate the legendary comedian Koundamani who makes fun of everyone, in every way possible. However, he rejected that claim stating that he doesn’t imitate anyone. Santhanam’s biggest blockbusters were those with director M.Rajesh’s comedy trilogy – ‘Siva ManasulaSakthi(SMS)’ , ‘Boss EngiraBaskaran’ and ‘OruKalOruKannadi(OK OK)’ and ‘Siruthai’ in which he starred alongside Karthi for the first time. He also owns a production company called Handmade films that produced his story ‘Kanna Laddu Thinga Aasaya’ and also ‘Vallavanuku Pullum Aayudham’. He was the single lead hero in the latter and it won him good reviews for his all-round performance. He acted and also served as the assistant director of the Tamil remake of Delhi Belly which was directed by R.Kannan. So far, he has acted in about 75 movies and has produced 2 of them. Santhanam expressed his desire to direct Tamil movies with a comedy-sentiment genre and claimed that he would tend to explore some areas that covered India’s vast heritage. He encourages fresh young minds into the industry and is a hard worker. It is only his hard work and hilarious thoughts that has brought him to the top positions of Tamil cinema. ‘Santhanam memes’ are very popular in social networking websites and they mostly comprise of “My reaction when…” type. Serials acted: Super Comedies (Win TV, 2001) Tea KadaiBench(Win TV, 2002), LolluSabha(Vijay TV, 2001-2004) DOB: 21 January, 1980 Movies acted: Over 75 movies and filming.

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Chinni Jayanth

Chinni Jayanth is a veteran artist and a quite a famous name in the Tamil cinema and TV world. Chinni Jayanth was born in July 26, 1960 in Chennai Tamil Nadu. He is a seasoned actor, comedian, director and producer. He has hosted some very popular Television Programs like Kalakkapovathu Yaar, Asathatpovathu Yarru and Sagalai vs Ragalai. He debuted in his three decade long film & Television career in the movie ‘Kai Kodukkum Kai’ in 1984. Attempting to fit into a villainous role in his first movie he ultimately found his love in a comedy and mimicry. He has more than 400 movies to his credit. Some of his performances, like the one in Chinna Pulla were critically acclaimed because of his immense acting depth, in the portrayal as a mentally challenged man. He made his directorial debut from the movie Unakkaga Mattum. Although more of his career, points out his greater involvement to cinema, he is the most known faces of the Tamil TV industry as well.   He has earned many reputed awards like Kalaimamani, an award given for excellence in the field of arts and literature. He won several accolades during his long career as an actor. He is an active participant in social welfare programs; AIDS awareness, education and fund raisers through his charity stage shows which he does for free.   Another version of this story...   Chinni Jayanth is famous in Tamil Cinema world. He is an acclaimed director, a known Producer, a well received Comedian, a born Actor and Mimicry artist. His original name is Krishnamurthy Narayanan. He was born on 26th July 1960 at  Chennai. He had his early education in Wesley High school, Chennai. He had his college education at New College, Royapettah. He took his Diploma in Film Technology popularly called as DFTech from the famous Film and Television Institute of Tamil Nadu in Taramani which opened the doors of cinema world to him.  Chinni Jayanth is a celebrated mimicry artist. He was bestowed the prestigious title of MIMICRY SUPERSTAR. His initiative gave Tamil MIMICRY industry a decent platform acknowledged throughout the world.  He made his debut acting performance in Chinna Pullai. It was released in 1994 in which he portrayed the role of a mentally challenged person. His first initiative as Director was in the film “Unakkaga Mattum”. The story unveils the love story of Subramani, a shy and affluent Brahmin boy who falls in feverish love with Lakshmi, a poor and unfortunate girl. F ollowing movie he directed was “Kaanal Neer”, a tragedy noted for its sarcasm to the callousness of physical world. His last initiative was “Neeye Yen Kaadhali” for which he wrote the screen play also. It was a love story that deeply touches the mind of audience. Currently he makes his appearance in different channels  for programmes like “Sagali vs Ragalai” & “Kalakka povathu yaar”. Both are full time comedy programmes and are commercially successful.  He received Honorary Doctorate for his life time achievements and contribution to Indian Cinema in 2013. He was also bestowed the Kalaimani award, a prestigious memento given by the Government of Tamil Nadu. He also got “MIMICRY-SUPERSTAR” award from Lions Club for his exemplary contribution to Mimicry industry.

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Chinni Jayanth Tamil Actor