Gemini Ganesan

Other names of Gemini Ganesan: Ramaswamy Ganesan, Ganapathi Subramania Sarma, Kadhal Mannan, Gemini Ganesh, Gemini Mama, Ramasamy Ganesan
Born in 1920, Gemini Ganesan, originally known as Ramaswamy Ganesan, is a renowned Tamil Actor. He is fondly called as “Kaadhal Mannan” since he excelled in romantic portrayals. In fact, his pairing with Savithri, with whom he was eventually married, was embraced by the audience. He was different from his colleagues Sivaji Ganesan The Honorable Mr. Ganesan was the second son in hi >> Read More... and M G Ramachandran in the sense that he excelled in those roles wherein the boy longs for the girl’s love.

Gemini Ganesan received the prestigious Padmashree Award and also many other awards including Kalaimamani. Unlike his contemporaries Sivaji Ganesan and M G Ramachandran Gemini Ganesan was not a stage performer before entering into the film industry. Also, he was not interested in politics. Gemini Ganesan holds the distinction of being a graduate, since there were only few actors who were graduates during his period. Before entering film industry, he was a lecturer. Later, since he started to work with Gemini Studios, he was nicknamed “Gemini Ganesan”.

He had worked in the cinema industry for almost 50 years and had acted in around 200 films. He acted mostly in Tamil films, though he had worked in Hindi, Malayalam, Telugu and Kannada as well. 

There is no doubt that Gemini Ganesan was a successful actor, but his personal life was always subject to criticism. He had married many women and that didn’t go well with critics. 1950s to 1970s was a golden era in his career, since he gave many hits at that time. Gemini Ganesan was instrumental in bringing Ulaganayagan Kamal Haasan Kamal Haasan is the most versatile actor that Indi >> Read More... to the film industry, when the latter was young. In fact, actor Kamal Haasan has great respect for him.

During the later stages of his career Gemini Ganesan acted in character roles; the notable ones are “Unnal Mudiyum Thambi” and “Avvai Shanmugi”. Gemini Ganesan has 8 children and everyone is well-settled. He breathed his last in 2005. He is still considered to be a legend in Tamil cinema.

Jithan Ramesh

Jithan Ramesh is a Kollywood actor and producer and is also the son of film producer R B Choudhary. He made his debut in Tamil film Jithan (2005). Jithan was written by Ram Gopal Varma and was a remake of Hindi film ‘Gayab’. After trying his luck in Kollywood films, the actor has shifted his loyalty to Tollywood now. A film titled ‘4th Degree’ is expected to release in 2016. The film had got delayed and is still in filming stage.  Though Ramesh met a tremendous success with his first film ‘Jithan’, he could not live up to the expectations of the public. Although he had signed a series of films and appeared in three films in 2006 (Madhu, Jerry, and Nee Venunda Chellam), all three films were box office disappointments. The actor could not further build up his image as a successful hero. However, in the year 2007, ‘Madurai Veeran’ released and the film was a huge success at the box office. In 2011, he teamed up with Silambarasan for Osthi, playing an important brother role (this is the Tamil version of Dabangg).  Jithan Ramesh is the brother of actor Jiiva, who is a successful actor in Kollywood. Ramesh produced Jilla in 2014 and had appeared in a cameo role along with his brother Jiiva. Jithan Ramesh is currently busy with flicks such as ‘Jithan 2’, ‘Perunthinai’ and ‘Samarthan’.  He is the latest in the long line of actors who will be noticed by audiences in 2016, and it is safe to say that the headlining roles are exactly rolling in for this actor once again.   Fans are hopeful that through his upcoming projects, Ramesh will surely bounce back again. Having his popularity in the film industry, it is likely that he will score back again at the box office.   Another Version of this Bio… Jithan Ramesh is also known as Ramesh Choudary and Githan Ramesh, is an Indian actor and producer of Tamil and Telugu film industry. He made his entry in the Kollywood industry with Jithan in the year 2005. In 2014, he turned a producer for the movie Jilla.  He was born in Chennai and is the son of R. B. Choudary, who happens to be a well-known producer for Telugu and Tamil movies. His brother is Jeeva, who debuted in the industry with Raam in 2005. He belongs to the Naidu community. Jithan went to Gill Adarsh Higher Secondary School in Chennai. He graduated from D.G. Vaishnav College with a degree in Business Administration.  He debuted in the Tollywood industry with a movie called ' Vidhyarthi.' He made his entry into the Tamil film industry in the year 2005 with the movie ‘Jithan.’  He played the character of Ramesh. It was a romantic thriller movie directed by Vincent Selva. The movie starred R. Sarathkumar, Pooja, Kalabhavan Mani and Livingston in the lead roles.  Movie ‘Jithan’ was a remake of the Bollywood movie ‘Gayab’. The movie did well at the box office and collected Rs 4 Crores. After the success of ‘Jithan,’ he signed many movies. His next release was in 2006 from the movie ‘Madhu’ as the main lead Madhu opposite Priyamani. In the same year, he acted in ‘Jerry’ in which he played the role of Jayaraman/Jerry. He has done hit work in movies like Pillaiyar Theru Kadaisi Veedu, Madurai Veeran, Puli Varudhu, which were appreciated by the audience and were successful in the theaters. In the movie Osthe, he paired up Silambarasan to play his brother in the Tamil remake of Hindi film Dabangg. He got married to Shilpa in 2006. She gave birth to a baby girl Toshna in 2007. The actor is lined up with four movies to release in this year. He is working in a Telugu movie named ‘4th Degree.’ The movie is predicted to be a love story directed by Vamsi krishna. Actress Meera Nandan, who was last seen in Jai Bolo Telangana, will be seen opposite Jithan as his lead actress. His other films include Jithan 2 by Vincent Selva. The movie is a sequel to the debut movie of Ramesh in 2005 ‘Jithan.’ The other two movies are Perunthinai and Samarthan.     

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