Arun Kumar Rajan

Other names of Arun Kumar Rajan: Arun Kumar Ranjan

Arun Kumar Rajan is a Tamil television actor who debuted with the serial ‘ Azhagi’, which is broadcasted by the Sun TV network. The serial was premiered on October 10, 2011, and it has already completed 500 episodes. Due to its immense popularity among the audience, the serial has been remade in Telugu and Malayalam languages. The talented television star plays ‘Somasundaram’ aka ‘Somu’ in the serial, who is Mathi’s husband.

His important appearance is in ‘Vani Rani’, where his acting skills are being brushed up with veteran actors such as Venu Aravind and Radhika Sarathkumar. A November born actor, he belongs to a modest but aspiring middle-class background, native from Mayavaram. Since his early years, he was immensely attracted to the entertainment world. He is currently settled in Chennai with his wife Minu and two sons. He is an engineering graduate and a management postgraduate.

After getting a degree in Management, he decided to make a foray into the world of entertainment. He desires to make a big name in the acting world and is ready for challenging roles in upcoming assignments. With his quite impressive appearances till now in different serials, he has been considered as a major crowd puller in the coming years.

Venu Arvind Tamil Actor

Venu Arvind

Venu Arvind, or commonly known as Venu Aravind, is a Tamil TV and film actor, stage artist, dubbing artist and director. He was born on November 9, 1965, and studied B.Sc Physics with Masters in Management at DG Vaishnav College located at Chennai, Tamil Nadu. However, he rather chose media as his interest. He comes from a conservative family, but his parents gave their blessings and even encouraged him to do his best. He was married to Shobha. Venu played as a child artist in Tuesday plays for DD right from 1975. He did many serials for DD such as ‘Alai Osai’, and ‘Rishimoolam’. Venu learned acting through Poornam Viswanathan’s theatre group during college. Venu became popular for appearing in K. Balachander’s serials and he became famous for his role as Chitti Babu in the TV soap, Kadhal Pagadai, on Sun TV. He also became known as the main antagonist in the mega serial, ‘Alaigal’, where he got the Best Direction and Best Acting awards. His role as a villain was greatly appreciated and even earned him more chances in many serials later on. Then, he lent roles and his voice to small characters in many movies. He was casted in Raadhika Sarathkumar’s ‘Selvi’, and its sequel, ‘Arasi’. He recalls those days as he loved to play the lead antagonist. People loved to hate him and it indeed brought him to great heights. Owing to his dutiful performances, he was awarded the Kalaimamani Award in 2007, and till date, he is the only TV serial actor to win that award. Venu Arvind decided to venture into directorial action and he was debuted as a director through the film, Sabash Sariyana Potti. Though the film did not fare well at the box office, nor impressed the critics, his deeds were fairly appreciated. He recalls those days as hectic ones and that he lost so much hair at that time. Venu Arvind has made his comeback after three years of hiatus to the small screen with the Radaan production. He appeared as Radhika’s husband in the tele-serial, Vani Rani, and this time, he plays a positive role as Boominathan, and gained good response from the audience. But according to him, his role in the serial is not constant. The character might go through some changes based on the TRPs and other characters. Venu also did Tamil films like ‘Engineer’, Sabash Sariyana Potti, ‘Vegam’, ‘Vallavan’, ‘Ennavale’, and more. Currently, he is doing the following mega soaps: ‘Janani’, on Sun TV, ‘Agnisakshi’, on Vijay TV, and ‘Alaigal’, on Sun TV.



Ayyapan is well known as a Director. He is also actor in Kannada films, and Tamil serials. He has acted in Kana Kanum Kalangal, Meera and other serials. He plays the role of Mohan in Thendral. He has been a Director with VistaraH Trans Media Pvt Ltd from October 2012 for more than 2 years. He had also been Director Actor for Shankar Productions from March 2011 to December 2012. He has directed Varadanayaka. He has acted in Gharshane as a villain. "I play a corrupt police officer in Gharshane. I have done guest appearances in the past, but this is the first time that I will do a full-fledged role," says Ayyappan, who was happy to learn the nuances of acting from the film's director Dayal Padmanabhan. "As a director, I have taught others to act. In this film, I was placed in front of the camera and Dayal gave me acting tips and taught me about certain mannerisms," he says. He was an International Director for Eagle Entertainers. He was a Director for the Sonopix Productions Private Ltd., who are into producing Television Serials from May 2008 to November 2009 in the Hyderabad Area.He was the Executive Vice President of Movie Artists Association from October 2006 to September 2007 in Hyderabad Area. He was a Director for Jyothi Movie Makers. He has directed and written Screen play for the Kannada film Vardanayaka. He won the Golden Nandi Award for Best Film in National Integration by the Andhra Pradesh State Government in 1998 for the Best Motion Picture - Eshwar Allah. Ayyappa also knows about Stage Direction, Stage Performance, Live Events, Sports Entertainment and Cricket. He has obtained a Diploma in Fine Arts, Music from the Government Music College. Ayyappa comes from a family of well-known actors that includes Ravi Shankar and Sai Kumar. Does this mean that he will now become a full-time actor as well? "No. Ravi and Sai are popular for their acting, but I am better known as a director. I am passionate about directing and don't want to give it up. Having said that, I will act if I get good roles, like the one in Gharshane, which gave me the opportunity to work with Malashree, who acted in my directorial debut, Veeru," says Ayyappa. About Ayyappa’s acting skills, Dayal says, "Directors can be a good actor and Ayyappa has proved this. He has done a wonderful job in Gharshane." He was a wicket keeper and batsman for Telugu Warriors in Celebrity Cricket League from April 2010 – December 2012, about 3 years.

Ayyappan Tamil Actor