A Tamil university lecturer and conversationalist G. Gnanasambandam is also an actor. He was born in Sholavandan, Madurai. He is known for his incredible communication skills.

He is known to hold Debates in Tamil. He is a lecturer in Thiagarajar College, Madurai. He has played a part in many films allied with Kamal Hassan. He is a multi-talented person with a passion for acting, to motivate and inspire people through his talk sessions or lectures.

He has done innumerous roles from a commentator in the film, Virumaandi to a father in Idhayad Thirudan, Siva Manasula Sakthi, Mathil Mel Poonai, and Bramman. He has showcased his comic timing in the movie, Kaivantha Kalai. He has done many other flicks such as Porali, Kutti Puli, Aayudham Seivom, Komban, and Uthama Villain. His most recent venture is Rajini Murugan. He has bagged two Tamil Nadu State Government Awards in different categories, Mahakavi Bharathiar Award and Kalaimani Award in the year 2014 and 2005 respectively.