One of the finest artists in Tamil series is “Ilavarasan”. Ilavarasan made his debut as an actor in Tamil cinemas, a long-time ago; but he did not succeed well on the big screen, although his impact as a series artist on the small screen was perfect enough. The roles that he played on a small screen so far were totally amazing and his works were well appreciated by the Tamil audience.
He always plays the role of a villain kind of character in Tamil series. The villain or a negative character suits him aptly and he gets a lot of recognition in such type of characters; especially audience accepts such kind of roles with him. So far he has done films that include, “Kagidha Odam” in 1986, “Per Sollum Pillai” in 1987, “ Attagasam” in 2004, and “Ninaivil Nindravai” in 2014.
As mentioned earlier, he has stepped his footprints much as a series artist in Tamil industry than as a cinema artist. His latest Tamil series is being the the great Indian epic of all time, which is “Mahabharatam”. The old Mahabharatam series is replenished into a new look, where he plays the role of “Shantanu”. Apart from acting, he has also participated in several TV shows, one such to mention is the “Kitchen Superstars”, where he has won the title.
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Ilavarsaran is a Tamil television actor famous for his recent portrayal as Shantanu in Tamil series '
'. This is the first original Tamil version of the great epic Mahabharata telecasted on Sun TV. The TV series is getting wide attention all over from its very beginning since Feb, 2013. He has quite popular television serials in his credit. His series ‘ Thendral’ which was started on December 2007, is credited with the longest running Tamil TV series completing over 1000 episodes by November 2013.
In the year 2012, he has participated in Tamil cookery show ‘Kitchen Superstar’ telecasted on Vijay TV, along with many other famous personalities of Tamil television and film world. He was evicted before semifinals in the show, which was aired in the year 2012-2013. His work in ‘Azaghi’ is much praised. 'Azaghi' is among the most popular TV series which was premiered on Oct, 2011 and is being aired on Sun TV. The talented television star plays a male antagonist in the series which is about to complete its 800 episodes soon.
Due to its immense popularity among the audience this series has been made over in Telugu and Malayalam languages. Ilavarasan is married and is a father of a son. He Lives and works in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. (In Picture Illavasaran Shooting for the Cookery show )