Azhagam Perumal is associated with the Tamil film industry as an actor and a director. He belongs to Kulasekharapuram village of Tamil Nadu. Azhagam’s parents wished their son to become an engineer. Azhagam applied for the Adhyar Fillm Institute, situated in Chennai. His family opposed his decision. He made his parents proud by winning the Gold Medal from the Institute when he passed out in 1991. Azhagam started to work with the Indian film director, screenwriter, and producer, Mr. Mani Ratnam, as an assistant in 1991. His first movie was the Tamil Crime drama Thalapathi that was released in 1991. He worked as an assistant to Mani Ratnam till 1997, for the movie Iruvar. Azhagam also happened to debut his career in acting with Mani Ratnam’s movie Alaipayuthey that was released in 2000.

In 2001, Azhagam directed the movie Dumm Dumm Dumm, starring R. Madhavan and Jyothika. Mani Ratnam was screenwriter and producer of this film. This movie was a huge success. Later in 2003, he directed another Tamil movie Joot. Another of his directorial movies was Udhaya that was a Tamil drama thriller and released in 2004.

Azhagam has acted in various Tamil films. In 2013, he also appeared in a Malayalam psychological thriller 1 by Two. Some of his latest works include, Eetti, which is a Tamil action movie released in 2015 and Maalai Nerathu Mayakkam that is a Tamil romantic drama released in January 2016.

Ashwin Kakumanu Tamil Actor

Ashwin Kakumanu

Ashwin Kakumannu is a Tamil film actor born on 5 July 1987 in Chennai. He started his career through the movie ‘Nadunisi Naaygal’ in 2011. Ashwin is popular for his role in “Mankatha”, directed by Venkat Prabhu; the film is an action thriller. Initially, he worked on a print ad for Coke, but the ad didn’t come out. He also has worked on an Airtel ad with Swathi Reddy. Ashwin also has an impressive business card ‘Ashwin is who’ that features his pictures in different avatars. The first audition of Ashwin was for a role in the film ‘Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa’, but it turned out to be unsuccessful for him. Later ‘Mankatha’ director Venkat Prabhu was impressed by a short film that Ashwin had acted and directed himself. Thus, he was signed to portray the role of a cop in that movie. “Mankatha,” released in August 2011 brought critical as well as commercial acclaim with Ashwin gaining the much-needed recognition among the public. He later featured in a role of a young scientist alongside Shruthi Hassan and Suriya in ‘7aum Arivu’. He also played a small supporting role in Gautham Menon’s “Ekk Deewana Tha”. Finally in 2013, Ashwin gained his first lead role through a comedy film ‘Idharkuthane Aasaipatta Balakumara’ and then in the hit movie “Megha.” Ashwin states that his journey in the industry is a slow but steady race. Currently, he has another release, directed by Siva starring Ajit Kumar, Shruthi Hassan, and Lakshmi Menon. Talking about his first-time experience working with Ajit, Ashwin says that Ajit was encouraging and supportive of him, giving him the best advice to improve whenever necessary. Further, he stated that he had been waiting for an opportunity to work with Ajit again and agreed to the role once director Siva offered it to him. Ashwin had also spent time with the director Arun in a supernatural thriller ‘Zero’.”Nedunchalai” movie fame Shivada is paired opposite to him. He says that ‘Zero’ is different from the other films where he plays a social worker. He feels that this movie was translated well as the cast and crew had young members compared to his earlier projects. His latest release is ‘Thiri’ opposite Swati. Directed by Ashok Amritraj, the movie is about the father-son relationship. He has also signed ‘Thollaikatchi’ which is a romantic comedy with a social message directed by “Sadiq Khan.” Ashwin is an actor who has many different ideas. Another actor of the Bio... Ashwin Kakumanu is a Telegu film actor born on 5th of July 1987 in Chennai, India. From his childhood he was interested in cinema, he was fascinated by movies such as star wars and was interested in animation. He used to read lots of stuff on such things. He won his first video camera in 1997 after participating in the lucky draw contest organized by Star Movies. From the camera, Ashwin used to shoot videos and present them interestingly along with his friends. Having completed his primary education in Chennai, Ashwin went to the US. During his high school days in Chennai, he decided to choose his career in films; he wanted to use his creativity and his hobbies as a career option. After coming from the US, he did many short films as well as ad shoots. He worked in print advertisement of coca cola with Vijay. Then he also did Airtel AD with Ramcharan and Swati Reddy. He made an interesting business card in order to impress directors by his creativity. It was written on the card, "Ashwin is who?" and featured pictures of him in different poses. The card was loved by Sameera Reddy and Rajini sir they appreciated his ideas of creativity. During all these things he kept trying to enter the films without waiting to get the lead role. Later he got the role of Sameera Reddy's boyfriend in the movie Nadunisi Naaygal, a film by Gautham Vasudev Menon. His next movie was 7aum Arivu, a movie by A.R. Murugadoss, starring Surya and Shruti Hassan. He played the role of a scientist in the film .He said that it was a total learning experience. He is also a great fan of Surya. His next project was" Mankatha". Ashwin got selected for the role after seeing his performance in a short film which was directed by him. Venkat Prabhu got impressed by him and offered him the role of a Dharavi cop. The movie was a success, both critically and commercially. Ashwin got recognition through this film. He also did a supporting role in the Hindi movie "Ek Deewana Tha" (2013) starring Prateek Babbar and Amy Jackson, and a film by Gautham Menon. His first project with the leading role was in the comedy film Idharkuthane Aasaipattai Balakumara; the next movie was "Megha," which was a romantic comedy, "zero" (2016) a supernatural thriller featuring him as a young social worker. Ashwin has many more upcoming projects on his way, thus making his way to the stardom and success.


Bharath Reddy

Bharath is a cardiologist turned actor. He appears mostly in Tamil and Telugu movies. He has an attractive body structure and is well built. He manages both his occupations as an actor as well as a doctor. He was born in Tirupati and later moved to Chennai. He has done his schooling and medical education from La Chateline Residential Junior College and Yerevan State Medical University. After this, he started practicing his medical profession as a Cardiologist in Hyderabad at Apollo Hosptial. After a struggle in some movies, Bharath was noticed in the venture of J.D.Chakravarthy called ‘Siddham’ in 2009. Chakri Toleti spotted him and offered him a role in ‘Unnaipol Oruvan’. This movie was bilingual, and he played the role of police officer in this movie. This opportunity was indeed a great chance for him as he got the chance to work with legends like Kamal Hassan, Mohanlal, and another superstar Venkatesh. The movie proved helpful for him, and he then bagged many movies through his spectacular performance. He played a small role in ‘Ragada’ and also ‘Greeku Veerudu’ both starring Nagarjuna as the main lead. He also worked with Mahesh Babu in ‘Businessman’.  Bharath worked in Tamil films such as ‘Payanam’, ‘Ragalaipuram’, ‘Idhu Kathirvelan Kadhal’, ‘Bayam Oru Payanam’; Telugu movies like ‘Eenadu’, ‘Kavya's Diary’, ‘Gaganam’, ‘Rebel’, ‘Attarintiki Daredi’, ‘Galipatam’; and one Kannada movie named ‘Bheema Theeradalli’.   

Bharath Reddy Tamil Actor