Swaminathan is a talented and popular Tamil actor. He is a person with multidimensional talent. Swaminathan is an eminent Tamil movie and television actor and also an immensely talented stand-up comedian. His full name is Sabha Swaminathan also fondly known within the industry as Lollu. He’s been in the Tamil film and television circuit since the year 1997. He got his nickname after he appeared as Sabha Lollu in leading Tamil entertainment channel Vijay TV’s comedy satirical show
After acting in this TV show he was flooded with acting offers and he became a full-fledged comedy and supporting actor in Tamil movies. Apart from Sabha Lollu, Sabha Swaminathan’s other television stints mostly as a comedy actor which were immensely successful and huge hits on Tamil television and with the audiences includes- Thendral,
, and Arasi- all of which were most comic based satirical shows. In the next phase of his life, Swaminathan ultimately became hugely successful and acclaimed actor and comedian.
Some of his major successful Tamil movies as comedian includes- Antony, Thalaiva,
, Sangam, Sigaram,
, Aaru, Sivaji, etc. Most of these movies were either family drama or high voltage action movies and in all these movies Swaminathan was seen essaying comical supporting character roles. Presently, Swaminathan writes, acts and directs plays alongside with his acting in Tamil films and television serials and resides in the up market K.K.Nagar, Chennai.
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Swaminathan, widely known as Lollu Sabha Swaminathan, is a Tamil actor who dons comical and supporting roles in films. He became renowned through his witty acting in Lollu Sabha; a gag show broadcasted in STAR Vijay that makes a spoof of various films, predominantly Tamil movies. Swaminathan, along with acclaimed comedian-cum-actor Santhanam, Lollu Sabha Manoharan and a few more shot to fame through their stint in the comic entertainment LolluSabha.
The program lasted for forty-five episodes and had made a spoof of many films ranging from Superstar and Kamal Haasan’s films to the current day youth hero’s movies. Mani Ratnam’s masterpiece Thalapathy was spoofed as Thalavidhi, Roja as Saroja and superstar's Padayappa and Ejamaan were spoofed as Vadaiyappa and Raghumaan respectively. The team even teased famous television soaps and other reality programs. Swaminathan’s debut was way back in the year 1987, in the film Chinnapoove Mellapesu. He has done many small roles in various films such as Udan Pirappu and Arunachalam, but he got his much-awaited break only through LolluSabha. He has now become a full-fledged comedian, and bonds with the well-known actor Santhanam in movies.
He has acted in many noteworthy roles. His role as the arrear student in Boss EngiraBaskaran, as Aarti’s father in Padikathavan, as the Swamiji in Oru Kal Oru Kannadi, as the flat secretary in Raja Rani and other prominent roles in
Varuthapadatha Valibar Sangam
and Ethirneechal were highly amusing and funny. He is appreciated for his comic timing and funny body language. Apart from Lollu Sabha, he has also donned small roles in television soaps such as Mettioli, Arasi, and Thendral. Swaminathan was born on January 1, in the year 1965 and lives in K.K.nagar, Chennai.