Bala Singh is an Indian Tamil actor. He is very famous for his roles as villain and character artist. He is also a theater artist. He made his debut with the 1995 movie Avatharam directed by Nassar. Since his debut, he has been seen in more than 100 movies to date. He is a very active actor in Tamil industry. He was also a successful stage artist before heading to film cinema. He graduated from the famous National School of Drama,
New Delhi. After completing his graduation from NSD he moved from theater to film career. He was a very active theater artist in his college days at Chennai. He played alongside Nassar and Revathi in his debut film, Avatharam, where he played the role of antagonist. The movie was written and directed by Nassar. The movie won critic's appreciation but failed to collect box office collections. After this movie, he worked with many famous filmmakers like
Mani Ratnam, Shankar, Kamal Hassan, Dheena, Raasi, and Pudhumai.
In 2009, Bala Singh played one of the best roles in his career in the movie, Vannathupoochi. The movie was about the relationship of grandparents with their grandchildren. Neelam, Angusam, and Vetrivela are his upcoming projects.