Actor Shiva started his career as a Radio Jockey. He appeared in the film 12B as a guest actor. Later he made his debut through Chennai 28, a film by Venkat Prabhu Venkat Prabhu is a multifaceted and multitalented >> Read More... . Venkat Prabhu also made his directorial debut through the same film. Shiva’s next commitment was again with Venkat Prabhu in Saroja, a comedy thriller movie. Both these films were super duper hit and Shiva became popular among the audiences in Tamilnadu. Then he committed in Tamil Padam, a comedy movie which makes fun of the Tamil films. Though the film was criticized for its story, it gave a good name to Shiva and the team. Shiva acted in Kalakalappu along with Vimal and Thillu Mullu Click to look into! >> Read More... with Prakash Raj Prakash Raj, born on 26th of March, 1965, as Praka >> Read More... . He acted as a dubbing artist in his next film Sonna Puriyathu, in which he sang a song too. This film Sonna Puriyathu has one more specialty that it made Shiva a lyricist too. Yes, Shiva wrote the lyric of the song Rosa hai, which he sang. He also showed another face as a dialogue writer in the film, Aadama Jaichomada Click to look into! >> Read More... . Shiva acted with the comedy hero Santhanam in Ya Ya, which went on average. Priya Anand Priya Anand is a popular Tamil actress who has app >> Read More... was paired with Shiva in Vanakkam Chennai Click to look into! >> Read More... , which was the debut movie of actor Udhayanidhi Stalin’s wife Kiruthiga. Many critics have positively criticized Shiva that no other actor has guts to make fun of other actors and cinema industry, as Shiva. Shiva is still on committing more good films that suit him.

 

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Born to Sundaram and Nirmala Sundaram, Shiva is the Tamil film actor who had gained fame by being a radio jockey on Radio Mirchi. He mostly does comic roles in movies at present. In the year 2001, he came with his debut film in which he did a cameo. The name of the picture was 12B. He just had a little role in it of a radio jockey. 

Six years later, Shiva was offered the role of a lead actor. In the year 2007, came the movie Chennai 60028 which was a sports comedy and was directed by Venkat Prabhu. It was a multi-starred movie in which there were ten more debut actors other than Shiva. The picture was a box-office blockbuster. In the very next thriller film Saroja, he played a thrilling role, and the film was again a super hit. With just two movies and he earned recognition in the Tamil cinema. He also received awards for these movies. Both were under Venkat Prabhu’s direction.

Shiva then acted in Thamizh Padam, which acclaimed rave reviews from critics and audience. He was admired by people for his comic roles. To show his versatility, he did a romantic drama as well, named Pathinaaru. Pathinaaru was his first film to be a non-comedy venture. People liked him in it but not as much as they liked him in comic roles. The movie was an average grosser. 

Shiva again came back to comedy and started with his next project. The film was Siva Poojaiyil Karadi, which got restricted to get released. He continued with comic projects and in the year 2012, he featured in Kalakalappu directed by Sundar C. The film gained positive reviews and was an above average grosser. Shiva played the role of Raghu and won the hearts of audience and critics. There were words that Shiva was the scene stealer in the film and carried the entire movie on his own. 

On 15th November 2012, Shiva married his girlfriend Priya who was a former badminton player of National level. Back to back, he did comedies like Thillu Mullu, which fared well. People adored Shiva for his perfect comedy timing and one liners. Movies like Sonna Puriyathu, “Ya Ya”, made him unbeatable in comedy and top actors, and news reporters praised him now and then. Kiruthiga Udhayanidhi Kiruthiga Udhayanidhi is also called as Kiruthiga, >> Read More... selected Shiva, opposite to Priya Anand, for her directorial debut and made the picture Vanakkam Chennai, which was a romantic musical film. It received mixed views but was successful commercially.
 

Vignesh

Vignesh is a Tamil actor who hailed from the district of Erode, Tamilnadu. He was introduced to Tamil cinema through the film, Avanga Namma Ooru Ponnunga. Born as Raja, he changed his name as Vignesh for the film industry. Though Vignesh is known to most of the people, he did not get much popularity. He has acted in many successful films; he was just a part of it and not led the roles. Chinnathayi, the film by Ganesa raj, made him to become familiar. He was accompanied by Padmashree, Radha Ravi, Vinu Chakravarthi and Sabitha Anand. In Kizhakku Cheemayile, he acted opposite Ashwini. That film was a super hit movie, which depicted the brother and sister relationship beautifully. In Uzhavan, he performed as a selfish brother of Prabhu, who leave his brother lonely after getting everything from him. Pasumpon is a good family movie, which depicted the remarriage of a widow. In this film, he performed as the half brother of Prabhu and the son of Radhika and Sivakumar. Pongalo Pongal was a good movie with average success. It is a village subject and in this film, he acted as an unemployed person and then become a business person who hailed from the hard work. He acted in many films after that; but failed to hit the box office. He expected the film Soori, in which he paired Uma. He mundane his head for that film and that film too failed to reach the people. Avan Aval is his latest film in 2015, which is going to get released.     Another Version Of This Bio... Vignesh is an Indian film actor, popularly amongst the audience for his work in movies like Aacharya, Soori, Ennai Thalatta Varuvala, Appu, and Velai. Mostly known for his involvement in the Tamil cinema, he started his career bizarrely by getting removed from a film after working on it just for seven days. Born on 9th April 1971 as ‘Raja’ and brought up in Erode, Tamil Nadu, Vignesh has faced several ups and downs in his career. Over the years he has received quite mixed reviews for his performances, from digs like “tends to go slightly overboard” and “his cries seem over the top” to moments of appraisal like “for Vignesh, it’s a comeback vehicle and he has done his best.” Some of the latest projects he’s been a part of are Aaruthra (2018), Avan Aval (2016), and Anbukku Panjamillai (2016).

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