Yuvan is a Tamil film actor. He was born as Ajmal Khan on January 1, 1988, in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. His father,
, is a renowned film director. Yuvan started working as an Assistant Director to his father in the 2010 Tamil film Thambi Arjuna. His debut as an actor was in his father’s directorial film Pasakara Nanbargal in 2011, where he was credited as Ajmal Khan. However, the film received negative reviews from the critics and fared less at the box-office. His breakthrough film was in M. Anbazhagan’s Tamil drama film Saattai in 2012.
Yuvan then appeared in films like Keeripulla (2013), Kadhalai Thavira Verondrum Illa (2014), and
(2015), which all failed to make it to the box-office hits. He also worked with Director Rasu Madhuravan in
; however, the film was shelved when the director died due to throat cancer. Another film entitled Jacky was also shelved during its production. Yuvan appeared on the 2016 Tamil period drama film Ilami alongside
in the titular roles. He gained weight and trained bulls as a preparation for his role in the film. However, this too has a low theatrical release. In 2017, he appeared in Ayyanar Veethi and Vilaiyyattu Aarambam.