Arul Mani is a Tamil cinema actor, who is mostly seen in the negative characters. After his schooling, he joined an Amateur troupe, due to his passion for acting. During his college days, Arul Mani has participated in lots of competitions. It was the time when the veteran actor
Radha Ravi and Arul Mani had a tough competition. Later, he joined in Radha Ravi’s troupe, as per his request and performed well in all the roles. After completing his graduation, he got a job in All India Radio and worked in a Program named, “Ilaya Bharatham". Simultaneously, he acted in the dramas. Later, he got an idea to join the Film Institute to learn the acting techniques. Meanwhile, he acted in the veteran actor Sahashranamam’s troupe. After completing his course, he waited for the opportunity to perform in the cinema. But, he did not get any chance. Being idle made Arul Mani to fed up; so, he started a Tutorial College named, Genius College. Meanwhile, he got opportunities to act in the movies in small roles, and Arul Mani utilized it.
Though he started to act in the films, he did not leave his educational institution. Later, he started a Matriculation School, Computer Center, and an Educational Trust. His performance in director Thangar Bachan’s “
Azhagi” gave him a turning point in his acting career. The most popular movies, in which Arul Mani acted are “Azhagi”, “
Thendral”, “Ponnumani”, “Dharmaseelan", “Karuppu Roja", “Vel", “Marudhamalai", “Katradhu Tamil", “Vana Yuddham", “Singam 2” and “Linga".He has acted in 90 movies and has performed with almost all the top actors. In “Vel” he acted as a second villain next to
Kalabhavan Mani. Arul Mani has acted with Vijay in a commercial advertisement. Arul Mani lauds Super Star Rajinikanth for his simplicity, which he saw during the shooting of “Linga". Though Arul Mani is busy with his business and acting profession, his interest in learning did not go down. At present, he is doing his MBA in Human Resource. He has already done his MBA course with Marketing as the specialization. He is very proud that he has received an Award as the Best Student Of Tamil Nadu.
He is a qualified International Trainer for educational activities and been in America for a few years. Arul Mani is also interested in doing comedy roles in the cinema, and he has a thirst to direct a movie in the future.