Venniradai was born in 1936.His exact birthdate is unknown, yet it's assumed to be on 1st January. His sun sign is Capricorn. His hometown is in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. He's presently 80 years old. His birth name is Moorthy Nataraja Shastri. He has completed his schooling and held a Bachelor of Law (B.L.) degree. He also happens to be a self-proclaimed astrologer. He's a well-known Tamil comedian, scriptwriter, and actor. He has participated in many Tamil movies as a comedian as well as played many supporting roles in television serials. He is married to actress Manimala, and his child's name is Mano Moorthy. He was the scriptwriter of famous Southern actor Kamal Hassan's debut movie titled ‘Maalai Sooda Vaa.'

He debuted as an actor in the 1965 Tamil film ‘Vennira Aadai' starring actors Jayalalithaa, Nirmala, Sreekanth and Sundarrajan in the lead roles. Moorthy's performance as Geeta's nephew in this psychological, love-story film was highly appreciated and loved by the audience and the critics. He's also known for his unique and excellent style of writing. As of 2017, he has worked in more than 200 films, most of them being highly successful and well known in Tamil cinema. He has a huge fan following both in and out of Tamil cinemas. His fans state that out of everything likable about him; they love his sense of humor the most. According to various newspapers, he has quite a busy schedule in the year 2017.

He also starred as a comedian in Sri Lankan movie director, Denmark Shan's debut Indian film titled ‘Iru Killadigal.' Out of his more than 250 movies, some of his known and recent films as below. ‘Vennira Aadai,''Thenmazhai,' ‘Naangu Killadigal,' ‘Irulum Oliyum,' ‘Muhammad Bin Tughluq,' ‘ Kasethan Kadavulada,' ‘Ponvandu,' ‘Engamma Sapatham,' ‘Paatha Poojai,' ‘Annakili,' ‘Vazhvu en pakkam,' ‘Gayathri' apart from many others from the period of 1965 to 1977. His other admired movies include ‘Chittu Kuruvi,' ‘Sakka Podu Raja,' ‘Enippadigal,' 'Ullasa Paravaigal,' ‘Nandu' etc. from the period of 1978 to 1981. His recent movies include, ‘Summa Nachunu Irukku,' ‘Killadi,' ‘Pani Vizhum Nilavu,' ‘Sandamarutham' and ‘Rombha Nallavan Da Nee' from 2012 to 2015. He loves his work and looks forward for more opportunities to make people enjoy his work more as well as make them laugh.

Chelladurai Tamil Actor

Chelladurai

‘Chelladurai’ was a famous Tamil comedy actor. He is best known among the masses for his role as the owner of Prabha wine shop in a comedy, along with actor, Vadivelu. K. Bhagyaraj’s, Thooral Ninnu Pochu, was the first movie in which Chelladurai played a role. Since then, he has acted in more than 350 Tamil films. He has played small comical roles in most of these movies. Some successful movies in which Chelladurai acted are ‘Sivaji’ in 2007, ‘Khakee’ in 2004, and The Legend of Bhagat Singh in 2002. He has worked on many movies along with former leading Tamil comedians like Vivek and Vadivelu. He achieved fame and popularity among the Tamil cinema audience due to his role as ‘Prabha wine shop owner’, along with comedian Vadivelu, in a Tamil comedy clip. In this comedy clip, Vadivelu gets accidentally detained in a wine shop that is closed. Thus, the story progresses as he calls Chelladurai to tell him to open the store for him to get out. Though he has acted in more than 350 Tamil movies, he was never known to live luxuriously. During the end of his tenure of 30 years, he started to decrease the number of films he acted in. He died on 7th February, 2015, due to kidney failure. He was 74 years old when he breathed his last breath. His kidney problem was long prevailing. He had been admitted to a private hospital in Kilpauk due to this disease, and also suffered from high blood pressure. The hospital itself was his last resting place. His cremation took place in an area called Vadapalani. He is survived by two sons and two daughters. Even after his death, more than a year ago, he is still remembered for his appreciation-worthy role in Tamil cinema.

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King Kong

King Kong is an Indian film Actor and comedian associated with Tamil movie industry. He is known for play supporting and character roles. He has also appeared in television serials, primarily portraying comedy supporting roles. He has also given stage performances as a dancer. He has worked in more than 35 films. He grabbed public attention and became famous when he shared screen space with iconic Rajinikanth in the film, AdhisayaPiravi (1990). A Few years later a clip from the same movie, featuring King Kong breakdancing to MC Miker G & DJ Sven's "Holiday Rap" in front of superstar Rajinikanth. It became a popular internet viral video. His dancing video named ‘LITTLE SUPERSTAR’featured on YouTube, and also in many shows like the American TV series show The Soup, the MSNBC political commentary program show Countdown with Keith Olbermann and Tucker Carlson, American live television programAttack of the Show and many more. King kong’s real name is E.Shankar. King Kong birth took place on 18th August 1971 in Varadharajapuram, a small village town of Chennai in Tamil-Nadu. His father name is Ezhumalai and mother Kasiammal. He was dwarf by birth, but he never left his confidence and courage. He made his debut in 1988 in a film scene of a Tamil movie OoraiTherinjukitten. Throughout 1990s he worked in many south Indian language film like YamudikiMogudu (1988), KindariJogi (1989), Raja Vikramarka (1990), AdhisayaPiravi(1990), KizhakkuKarai (1991), ChinnaJameen (1993), Gandugali (1994), GharanaMogudu (1994), JameenKottai (1995), Panchalankurichi (1996), NaamIruvarNamakkuIruvar (1998), Dhinamdhorum (1998), PudhuKudithanam (1998). Also from the 2000s, he involved himself in playing diverse roles in various films like KannaalPesavaa (2000), Nagalingam (2000), Nee EnthanVaanam (2000), H2O (2002), Vathiyar(2006), KaruppusamyKuththagaithaarar (2007), Indiralohathil Na Azhagappan (2007), MuniyandiVilangialMoonramandu (2008), KacheriArambam (2010) , Tenaliraman(2014), SuttaPazhamSudaathaPazham (2016). He played the role of Lorry Driver in the film Pokkiriwhich is considered to be as one of his memorable roles. Also, the character of the thief in Kanthaswamy and police officer in Sura are notable. Not only south Indian films, but he also acted in Bollywood films like Biwi No.1, TeraJadooChalGayaa. The cameo role in Chennai Express where he shared screen space with king khan was marvelous. Recently, the actor King Kong choreographed Doritos Tandoori Sizzler commercial in India and Canada telecasted it. BBC 3 channel broadcasted the British comedian Romesh Ranganathan's Asian provocateur show, where he appeared as the chief guest. Nari Vettai, released on 18th September 2018, became latest Tamil movie of King Kong.

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