R Madhavan is a popular film actor in Tamil and Hindi films. Before he made his debut to the film industry, he was a TV actor and a model. His first movie is Alaipayuthey by Maniratnam. This movie was a successful movie and Madhavan was loved by the youngsters from his debut movie. Shalini Ajith was his pair in that movie and they both performed as real couples. His second hit movie was Minnale opposite Reema Sen, directed by debutant director
. This film showed Madhavan as a romantic boy as well as a mischievous boy. This one was also a great hit. Maddy is his pet name and his friends and fans call him by this name. Maddy’s performance in
with Simran and Sneha, directed by Balachander was an average movie, but he was praised for his performance. Kannathil Muthamittal by Maniratnam gave Madhavan a real bang in his film career and till now, the performance by the super actor is praised. His performance in
and Run are notable ones. He acted as a Palakkad Bhramin in the film Nala Damayanthi opposite Geethu Mohandas. That was a sensational hit, as the film was a mixture of comedy, sentiments and action. 13 B, 3 Idiots,
Tanu Weds Manu
and Tanu Weds Manu Returns are the movies that hit the box office. His English film Night Of The Living Dead is getting delayed.