Kavithalaya Krishnan

Other names of Kavithalaya Krishnan: Kavithaalaya Krishnan

T. Krishnan is a renowned actor who is popularly known as Kavithalaya Krishnan, due to his affiliation with Kavithalayaa Productions, owned by Tamil producer-director K. Balachandar who has produced many successful Tamil films and television serials. Krishnan is well-known for his superb acting in numerous supporting roles in TV serials and films here.

He was studying at the College of Engineering of Guindy, where he became friends with a classmate Mohan Rangachari, who later came to be known as Crazy Mohan – a famous Tamil comedy actor cum writer of plays and scripts. Mohan inspired his friend to start acting in the plays written by him, to be staged for Arts Society of Engineering College and both of them won several awards in college for their talents. But this was not the first chance that Krishnan won award for acting, because earlier he won prizes in school dramas when he was a student of St. Bede’s Anglo Indian School of Santhome. Though none of his family was ever in acting, he enthusiastically started a theatre group with Crazy Mohan, which was named Crazy Creations.

His film career started when director K. Balachandar chose their play ‘Marriage Made in Salon’ to make a film named ‘Poikaal Kudirai', where he casted Krishnan in the same role which he played in the drama. From then onwards, he acted in 80 films and 60 Television serials till now, not counting more than 1000 stage shows where he was similarly applauded by the audience. His other popular films are ‘Sindhu Vairavi’, ‘Vaakumoolam’, `Avvai Shanmugi',`Natpukkaga' and `Manadhil Urudhi Vendum'. His own most favorite TV serials where he worked successfully are `Kai Alavu Manasu', ` Marma Desam', ` Inai Kodugal' and ` Aridharam Poosiya Uravugal'. His recent serial ‘ Selvi’ is also a super hit among the common people. Apart from Balachandar, he also worked with other prominent directors like Mani Ratnam, S.P. Muthuraman, Suresh Krishna and Vasanth. His brilliant performance in acting earned him the prestigious Kalaimamani Award in 2005, given by Tamil Nadu Government. He also received Mylapore Fine Arts Academy Award 9 times till now!

Babloo Prithviraj Tamil Actor

Babloo Prithviraj

Babloo Prithiviraj is an Indian actor who is famous for his work in Telugu and Tamil Movies, and TV serials. He is one of the actors who started their career at a very tender age. He was born in 1966 in Bangalore. He started his career as a child artist in Tamil films. But after working in a few films he left acting for many years. It was in late 80s, that he again started his acting career with low-budget Malayalam Movies. His fine acting bagged him roles in some big movies. Finally, he got a lead role in blockbuster Tamil movie “Vaaname Ellai” in 1992. This movie changed his career and many directors offered him some major roles.  Babloo Prithviraj has worked in more than 25 Telugu and Tamil Films up to date. Along with positive roles, he played negative roles too.  He played important roles in TV serial “Ramani Vs Ramani” and Tamil supernatural drama “Marmadesam”. Babloo played the role of Ganga in “Arasi”. This serial was telecasted in Tamil and Telugu languages during 2007 to 2009. Currently, he is playing a lead role in one of the most popular Tamil serials “Vani Rani” which airs on Sun TV. Because of its growing popularity, this serial was dubbed into Telugu which airs on Gemini TV. Another version of the story... Babloo Prithiviraj is a Tamil cine/serial actor, who is also a popular host for many TV shows. He hails from Chennai and acts in Tamil and Telugu industries. Babloo Prithiviraj started as a child artist in 1970s. He made a comeback to the screen in the late 1980s by acting in some low budget Malayalam movies that never brought him fame. He got into the Tamil industry by acting in the movie “Vaaname Ellai” directed by K.Balachander. His performance was fairly praised in that flick that won the director a Filmfare award. He then started acting in negative roles in movies like “Aval Varuvaala” before entering tele serials.  Babloo played crucial roles in the serials “Ramani vs. Ramani” and the supernatural thriller “Marma Desam” , both directed by Naga. These serials gained him a breakthrough, fair enough to earn him more projects. He hosted the famous game show “Savaal” in Jaya TV. It was this tenure of his that brought him to great heights. He began to appear in many serials after that. Babloo also starred in the Gautham Menon flick “Vaaranam Aayiram” as a goon and as a movie star in Radhamohan’s “Payanam”. Both movies were praised by critics and went on to be hits. Babloo took everyone by surprise by acting as a Transgender goon Ganga in Radhika’s serial “Arasi”. His performance was praised by everyone. He continued to act further in the serials “Raja Rajeshwari” and “Vani Rani”.  Babloo Prithiviraj’s personal life is quite grim. His son is autistic and he was involved in a quarrel with Bangalore airport officials when his son wasn’t allowed to board the plane. He was also involved in a fight with leading Tamil actor STR in the dance show “Jodi no. 1 season-2” leading him to quit the show after that incident. Babloo Prithviraj has acted in over 25 movies.  Another version of this story... Babloo Prithiviraj is a famous South Indian actor and anchor. His full name is Babloo Prithiviraj. He was born in Bangalore, Karnataka. He has one son. He is settled in Chennai. Babloo Prithviraj entered into acting a child artist. He is a successful actor in Telugu and Tamil. He started his career as a child artist in Tamil movies. He entered as hero in Malayalam movies like Krooram and Malayaththipennu. Now, he is an active Tamil TV actor and busy anchoring  shows. We can say he is an all-rounder. He essayed many roles like hero, villain, and so on. He acted as the lead  in “Vaaname Ellai” movie in 1992. Babloo Prithviraj played prominent roles in telefilms like Ramani Vs Ramani and Marmadesam which was directed by Naga. Marmadesam serial was a suspense thriller. In “Pelli” movie he acted in a negative role and his performance was amazing. Now, he is acting in “Vani Rani” serial in Swaminathan role. He acted in Tamil Movie “Payanam” which is based on hijack backdrop and he acted as a Superstar in that movie which stars Nagarjuna. Babloo Prithviraj acted in many Telugu movies and serials. Currently, he is working in Tamil serials. In 2006, he got into argument with airport officials because of his son, and Prithiviraj shot that argument with a movie camera and mailed it to the news channel. He has won Andhra State Award for “Pelli movie” and he received Film Fan Association award and National Award for TV. performance.  He also participated in a dance reality show Jodi No.1 Season 2. He also acted in ads like Airtel.  


Shanmuga Sundaram

Shanmuga Sundaram, is a sought after actor till date. He was born in Chennai in a family who is into business. His entry into the film industry was purely an accident.When he was studying in college, he had accompanied one of his friends who is also an actor. In that particular shooting, one of the junior artists did not perform well. At that time, the director told Shanmuga Sundaram to try acting that role if he is interested. To the surprise of many, he had done that role with efficiency, which earned him appreciation spontaneously.  He also worked in Tamil theatre and then moving on to serials, he worked with a style that showed moderation rather than melodrama, something that was not very common among artists of his generation.His voice is so unique that it is being imitated by all the mimicry artists in almost all functions, where mimicry is performed. Shanmuga Sundaram had the privilege of working with the legends like M.G.R and Sivaji Ganesan. He was one of the close friends of Kavignar Kannadasan.Shanmuga Sunadaram’s role in the 1989 Tamil film, Karagattakaran was one of the movies, where his acting was well appreciated. His character in the serial like Annamalai, Selvi and its sequel, Arasi are some of his work with Raadhika Sarathkumar. He has worked with the renowned Indian filmmaker, Venkat Prabhu, son of Gangai Amaren who is a close relative of Shanmuga Sundaram. Because of his dedication in acting and his appearance as a man next door, Shanmuga Sundaram is a well known actor among the serial fans and has become a familiar face for all of them.

Shanmuga Sundaram Tamil Actor