Kali Venkat hails from a rural village named Kovilpatti in Tamil Nadu from where he came to Chennai to pursue his acting career. From childhood, he had a huge passion and interest for acting, He used to take part in lots of dramas hosted in his school and his locality since he was studying in the eighth standard. Realizing that his village would limit his acting career to the stage and the drama medium alone, He moves to Chennai for further opportunities.

However, upon his arrival, He is unaware of the means to get into the film industry and engages himself in odd jobs such as selling tea and groceries to survive. Luck favours him as he meets the film director Vijay Prabhakaran who readily casts him in the film ‘Thasaiyinai Thee Sudinum'.Though the film could not be released, Venkat is grateful for that opportunity as it provided him with the much-needed exposure in the field.

It was after the shooting of this film that he changed his name to ‘Kali Venkat’, Kali being the name of the character that he plays in the film. He decides to act in short films and becomes a frequent feature in the ‘Kalaignar’ Channel in a T.V show called ‘Naalaya Iyakunar'. His excellent performance as an actor helped him in achieving the best actor award in the third season of the show.

His decisions to act in short films was not for vain since it provided as a portfolio for directors who later cast him in their films. ‘Kalakalappu’, ‘ Udhayam’ are films which he got the opportunity to act in due to his performance in short films. In the film ‘Mundaasupatti’, Kaali proves his versatility and resourcefulness as an actor by playing a character who speaks the Tamil dialect used in the Coimbatore region.

This was a considerably tough task for him to do due to his lack of exposure of various cultures owing to his rural background. Kali Venkat has been roped in for various films of which few are in their filming stages such as ‘ Kaathadi’ and ‘Iruthi Sutru’

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Crazy Balaji

Balaji also called as "Crazy Balaji" is an outstanding actor and theater artist in the Tamil industry. He is the brother of the renowned entertainer and playwright Mohan Rangachari. Balaji has appeared on stage more than 4000 times. He has enacted in multiple plays and stage shows. Balaji was an alumnus of Raja Sir Muthiah Chettiar School. He graduated from the Vivekananda College, Madras University in Chennai. It all began when his brother, also known as Crazy Mohan gave him a role in one of his plays. It was then he realized his capability as a promising and an upcoming actor in the industry. During his early career, Balaji worked at a bank. Later, he resigned and gave his sole focus into acting as a stage artist. He wanted to make this his full-time profession. Balaji was interested in drama and theater since his college days. He along with his childhood friends launched "The Crazy Creations" in 1979. Today it is one of the leading Drama Association in Tamil stage. Balaji acts as Madhu in all his dramas, and that is how we know him as Madhu Balaji. In an interview given to the Hindu, he said that the talent of holding the audience spellbound runs in the family. Balaji's grandfather V.K Venkata Krishnan was a stage artist too. His mother was not content with him acting. Due to many shows, he hardly gave time to his family as he had a show almost every day which made him skip many birthdays and anniversaries. Madhu Balaji got his first movie break "Chinna Chinna Aasaigal" in 1989. He played many roles even in popular television series. He charmed the audience on the small screen as well as the silver screen. He won the best actor award many times for his comic roles. He also made it clear that he will only step down the day the audience loses interest in his comedy and until then he will continue to make them smile with his work.

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Singamuthu

“Laughing kills diseases,” is a famous line that everyone knows about, and Singamuthu is the person who makes us primarily obey the above statement in an indirect fashion. Though it’s obvious from the introduction, it’s not a muck to mention that, Singamuthu is a South Indian comedian, Tamil being his most fluent language. Comedy is the most entertaining thing that induces every one of its prey in a jovial manner. Singamuthu had his feet on this world on Monday, 8th December 1958, Monday. Ever since his childhood, he has been very keen on performing hilarious acts. This is, in fact, a DNA- related matter, as his father was in the same field. However, he succeeded in doing such things. These happenings allowed him to step into different types of platforms, and to perform various comedy shows. Gradually, the dignity and the level of stages he performed on inclined, and he moved up in fashion. Finally, he ended up on a big podium, the scaffold of renowned comedians show, which is “The Kalakka Povadhu Yaaru “. He was able to prove his inherited skills very brilliantly and in an understandable manner that managed to surprise the judges over the threshold level, made the audience laugh endlessly, and also got him the award saying, “The Best Comedian of This Season”. In the meantime, Singamuthu also started developing his career in the acting sector by doing small comedy roles in cinemas. He predominantly paired up with another comedy star, Mr. Vadivelu.Their works are always remembered and are considered the bests of the bests. These two people when they, mingling and perform then that is categorized as the metaphor- for “bread and butter”, which, of course, no doubt for their hit comedies. Singamuthu has experience in the comedy field by doing twenty-two movies, having and has excelled in each area. His well-famed works are: “Winner”, "Imsai Arasan Irupathi Moonam Pulikesi", "Velayudham”, "Kanden Kadhalai" and much more. He merges with the given role, which allows him to turn up the particular character into a person who deserves an applause, in films. His work as doing a role of an old poet in "Imsai Arasan Irupathi Moonam Pulikesi" marks his identity. To be specific, one of his most unforgettable characters was portrayed in the movie, "Kanden Kadhalai”. He was a person who had a big beard and a colloquial slang of speaking, as well as having a funny appearance, which made his role an epic. Singamuthu is unique in his way of living as. He adds his own touch into his doings, and there is no doubt in endless comedy till our death. Without a doubt, the audience will find endless comedy in his work.

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