Ganeshkar is a popular Tamil film and television actor, known for doing comic and supporting roles. He was born and raised up in Chennai, India.
Ganeshkar got married to Ooty-born actress,
in October 23, 2009. The ceremony was held at Guruvayurappan Temple in Kerala and the reception happens at Hotel Accord in Chennai on October 25, 2009. Big personalities like the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Mr. Mu. Karunanidhi attended their celebration, R.B. Choudhary, AVM Saravanan, Stalin, K. Balachander, Sivakumar, P Vasu and a lot more were also there to celebrate with them. According to Aarthi, she never thinks of entering wedlock until her sister got married and she suddenly imagine her own marriage; that’s when she decided to tie the knot with Ganeshkar. Vijay TV’s
Namma Veetu Kalyanam
featured all the interesting moments on Ganeshka and Aarthi’s wedding celebration and was relive in their show in 2009. Ganeshka and Aarthi have become a popular pair in television and was known as the most sought comedians in Indian film and television. They joined the Season 2 of the Indian dance competition, Maanada Mayilada which was aired on Kalaignar TV. The couple won 5 Lakhs and they took the first runner-up place. They also hosted Sun TV’s Super 10 in Chennai.
Ganeshkar started acting as a child artist in the 1986 Tamil film, Karimedu Karuvayan under the direction of Ramanrayanan. He acted in another Tamil film, En Thangai Kalyani from which he was cast together with his real-life wife, Aarthi. She bagged the role of Kalyani, the sister of Ganeshkar who played as the young T. Rajendar in the film. In 1989, he appeared in K. Balachander’s
Puthu Puthu Arthangal
and Siva by Amirjan. In 1991, he also acted in the Tamil romantic drama film, Nee Pathi Naan Pathi. He was also seen in the 2004’s drama film, Kovil and essayed the role of Shaktivel’s (played by Silambarasan) friend, English Karan in 2005 and Nepali in 2008. The actor also made an appearance as Rocky’s (played by Dhanush) friend in the action comedy film, Padikkathavan in 2009. In 2013, he bagged the role of Murugan in the romantic comedy film, Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasaiya. In 2014, he has done another romantic comedy film entitled,
Idhu Kathirvelan Kadhal
, under the direction of S.R. Prabhakaran. Recently, he was also cast in the box-office horror comedy film, Aranmanai which stars Sundar C. and Vinai Rai.