M K Radha was born on 20th November 1910. He was a Tamilian cinema actor, born and brought up in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. He started his career and took up acting at a very tender age of 7. His father Kandasamy Mudaliar was a trained drama teacher and M. K. Radha got tutored by his father. He worked for over 25 years in Tamil industry in a lead role.

He became a lead actor in pre-Independence days and became very popular among the people. His first movie was released in 1936 named, Sathi Leelavathi and co-actors being M. S. Gnanambal and M. G. Ramachandran. His last role was of a King in the movie, Uthama Puthiran in 1958. He also received a Padma Shree award in 1976 for performing arts from the then President V.V. Giri.

He died on 29 August 1985 at the age of 74. In 2004, the Indian Postal Service designed a special Postal envelope in his memory. The postal was received by late M.K Radha's family members. Also, a neighbourhood Teynampet, Chennai is named after him to honour him.

Srikanth Tamil Actor


Srikanth is an Indian cinema actor. He has mainly worked in Tamil industry. He was born on February 28, 1978, to Jayanthi and Krishnamachari. His brother, Sudhir is working in the USA as a software engineer. He is married to Vandana in November 2007. They have two children together, a daughter Ahana and a son Aahil. Srikanth's nickname is Sree. Srikanth completed his schooling from SBOA Matriculation and Higher Secondary School, Chennai. Also, he did his graduation from Hindustan College of Arts and Science. It is located in Chennai too. In his college days, he participated in a fashion show organised by Madras College in the year 1997. This experience of his led him to stages shows and then to becoming an actor. He did an advertisement which led him to act in movies. His first interaction with the industry was made by Oscar Ravichandran. Srikanth's first film was with Bhumika Chawla named Roja Kootam. Sasi had directed the film. The movie became an instant hit at the box- office achieving a lot of recognition for Srikanth. His debut in Tamil cinema was with the film, Okkarikku Okkaru, and then his second movie, April Mathathil in which he acted along with Sneha. He has acted in movies like Parthiban Kanavu, Oru Naal Oru Kanavu, Bambara Kannaley, Mercury Pookkal, Kizhakku Kadalkarai Salai, Adavari Matalaku Ardhalu Verule, Vallamai Tharayo, Indira Vizha, Rasikkum Seemane, Uppukandam Brothers Back in Action, Kathai Thiraikathai Vasanam Iyakkam and many more. For the movie, Parthiban Kanavu, he won the Tamil Nadu State Film Special Award for Best Actor.