Varun is a Tamil film actor. His career has just started. He is the grandson of
, the politician-actor who has worked with the legendary MGR in many movies. Though Varun’s grandfather has worked with many famous personalities, Varun has just started, and his list will be soon increased. Inspired by his grandfather, Varun always wanted to become an actor, and he pursued his dream. He is lucky that he has someone from his family to guide him in the industry.
His first film was Oree Naal Iravil (ONI) which was released on 20th November 2015. The film also features the famous media personality Sathyaraj, Anumol and Yugi Sethu and he plays the lead role in the movie. He has a lot of respect for Sathyaraj sir and greets him like a father figure. He says that it was difficult for him to match the great and senior actor Sathyaraj and so he has put in a lot of effort in performing as good as Sathyaraj does. The 23-year-old handsome boy played the role of a 30-year-old auto driver.
According to him, actors have to work hard to look exactly what their character demands from the script. To impress the audience, they even change themselves physically and so did Varun. Varun gained 15kgs to look exactly like a 30-year-old man and even grew a beard. People later complimented him that he actually sounded like the character. His inspiration, Sathyaraj, also loved his performance in the movie. Varun was next seen in the Tamil movie Vinodhan in 2016.
In 2017, Varun was seen as a cop in “
and . After this film, he worked in “
,” directed by AL
. Varun had also worked as an assistant director to AL Vijay in “
” featuring “Vijay” and
. He shared the screen space with
. In 2018, Varun played in “Sometimes,” aka Sila Samayangalil directed by “
.” He shared the screen space with
in this award-winning film. In 2019, Varun was seen in a cameo role in
.” He also appeared in an important role in Jayam Ravi and
.” In the same year, he played the lead role in “
. In 2020, he played a supporting role in “
” with “
.” He played an important role in the anthology series Kutty Story, which was released in 2021. Joshua Imai Pol Kaakha is his next biggie film, where he played the titular role Joshua, directed by
. In 2021, Varun joined the sets of “
Bigg Boss Tamil Season 5
” hosted by
on Vijay TV. The show has “
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