Saivam Ravi is a Tamil actor, who is popular for his performance in the movie Saivam. His original name is Ravi. As there are many Ravi’s in the film industry, he is prefixed with his debut movie Saivam. Basically, he is an advocate. Ravi is a close friend of actor Arya and hence, he was given the chance to act in the film, Saivam.

Actually, Ravi went for the audition of the movie Saivam for his son to act as a child artist. But, the director got impressed in the look of Ravi and provided him with a role in the film. Initially, Ravi does not know about his character. After the shooting started, he came to know about the importance of his role in that movie. He did as the elder son of Nasser in that movie. He feels very proud to act in the movie. Ravi is married and has two sons, Sai Subash and Sai Prakash. Ravi says that his son Sai Prakash has already acted in a movie called Endrendrum Punnagai as actor Nasser’s son and he has acted as Nasser’s son in Saivam and he proudly says that it was an interesting moment to share the frame with Nasser.

Ravi also says that all his co-actors were supported and guided well by the experienced actor Nasser. He says that the movie Saivam had created a new bond with the co-actors, as the family members. Ravi had a snooker club and actor Arya visit the club frequently and their friendship grew strongly. Ravi has also acted in the movie Oram Po, directed by Pushkar and Gayathri, the husband and wife duo. He also acted in Naan with Vijay Antony and Madarasapattinam with his friend Arya.

He is currently acting in the movie Night Show with Sathya Raj and another unnamed movie directed by A. L. Vijay.

Ilavarasu Tamil Actor

Ilavarasu

Ilavarasu is the cinematographer turned actor in Tamil cinema. He was born in the year 1964 in Melur in Madurai. His original name was Ilavarasan and his cinema friends called him Ilavarasu and the name stayed with him, till now. He was popular as a cinematographer in the year 1996, with the film Panchalankurichi with Prabhu and Madhubala in the lead. In 1997, he was offered with another Prabhu movie named Periya Thambi, which was directed by Chithra Lakshmanan, who is the popular producer and character artist now. In 1998, Ilavarasu cinematographed two movies named Iniyavalae and Ninaithen Vandhai. The two movies, which he did in the year 1999, bagged him with the awards as a Best Cinematographer and the awards are given by the Tamilnadu Government. The award winning movies are Manam Virumbudhae Unnai and Veeranadai. He has also cinematographed the movies like Aezhayin Sirippil and Sabash. In total, Ilavarasu has cinematographed 13 movies. His acting career started with Mudhal Mariyadhai, a Bharathiraja movie. He acted as a photographer in that movie. Ilavarasu assisted stills Ravi and joined as an assistant to B. Kannan, the popular cinematographer, who was seen in most of the films of the veteran director Bharathiraja. Ilavarasu got a good role in the Cheran’s movie Porkalam and after the success of the movie, he came to the limelight as a known actor. He was initially offered with more villainous characters. He minimized those villain roles and started to do the character roles. He is very popular for his comedy roles in Chennai 28 and Imsai Arasan 23 aam Pulikesi. He is doing the father role to the popular heroes and the heroines, at present. Ilavarasu has also acted in Malayalam, Oriya and Kannada movies. He is well versed with Malayalam and has dubbed for himself in the films he acted in Malayalam. Ilavarasu has completed a century of movies in his acting career. Let us wish this best actor cum cinematographer, a huge success in his ventures.

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Radha Ravi

Radha Ravi is a populous actor cum producer in the Tamil cinema industry. He has come from a cinema background family, where his father, brother, and sisters were the actors. He is the son of the popular actor M R Radha, who is well known for his villainy and character roles in the early 50s and 60s. Radha Ravi was born in the year 1952. He did his graduation in the New College in Chennai. He has a brother called M.R.R.Vasu and three sisters namely Rashya, Rani and Radhikala. Radhika and Nirosha are his half-sisters. He was a stage actor, initially. He has performed in his brother Vasu’s theatrical troupe and the veteran comedy actor V.K. Ramasamy’s troupe. Later, he started his own theatrical troupe called Nadikavel Theaters. He made his acting debut through a Kannada movie called Ragasiya Rathri in 1975. His Tamil debut was through the movie Manmadha Leelai with Kamal Haasan. Radha Ravi was recommended to the veteran director Balachander by Kamal Haasan and thereby, he got the chance to act in Tamil movies. He got a good breakthrough through the movie Uyirullavarai Usha, in which he did the villain role, where Ganga and Nalini did the lead pair. Radha Ravi has acted in various roles like a villain, comedian and character roles, like his father M R Radha. Few of his notable movies are Annamalai, Vaidhegi Kaathirundhaal, Chinna Thambi and Coolie. His voice modulations and the villainy appeal are very much appreciated by the audiences. He also produced films like Idhu Namma Bhoomi and Thai Maasam Poo Vaasam. His acting passion did not get minimized. He has acted very well in the movie Pisasu. He did the role of a loving father in that movie. Radha Ravi has acted with all the popular stars like Rajini, Kamal, Vijay, and Surya. He has performed in the Malayalam, Telugu and Kannada movies too. He is carrying his versatile performances with different roles that have an acting scope.

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Radha Ravi Tamil Actor