Suresh was born as Seshaiah Suresh Babu. Suresh is a homebound film actor and is famous for his films primarily in Telugu and Tamil. Suresh made his acting debut in the movie Panneer Pushpangal in the year 1981. The movie happens to be a Tamil film. His debut movie was a blockbuster hit on the silver screen, and soon he became the prominent face of the Tamil Film Industry, through the 80’s era. By the end of 2012, Suresh had done about 274 motion films. Suresh was born and brought up in Chennai. He was cultured at the Oxford English High School. Soon after this, he went to Shrine Vailankanni English School, where he completed his education. Suresh got married to Rajashree Bishit but after a long time, both got divorced.
They have a single son named Nikhil. The very famous director, Gopinath is Suresh’s father. Gopinath had done movies including the super hit, Raman Parasuraman. Suresh’s entire family was into movies, so his propagation into the Film Industry was expected.
He tried to enter as an Editing Assistant in the beginning and also as a Dance Assistant for a while. Gopinath’s photographer friend gave an opinion that he should give a try in the film industry and thus he helped him in making his portfolio. With the portfolio, he approached C.V Sridhar, the famous director then, but his efforts went in vain. Then, the dynamic duo, P. Vasu, and Santhana Bharathi cast him in their motion picture. This helped him to get a lead in the movie Alaigal Oivathillai by Bharathiraja. But during that time he was already working for Vasu’s venture, putting him into confusion which role to take. After a long discussion, he chose to go for the first one. But, both of the movies were a super hit during that time.
Later on, he moved out of the Tamil Film Industry and went for the production of four movies and many of the television series. 2006 was his year of come back to the Tamil Industry after Srikanth approached him for a role in his film. Suresh was notably seen in many of the other Tamil films later on. Presently he is the host and judge of the cooking show, ‘Kitchen Superstar’. He had even directed a movie in which he was the lead. The movie was named ‘Bhavani’.
Goutham Kanneganti is the son of a renowned veteran actor and stand-up comedian ‘Brahmanandam’ and Lakshmi Kanneganti. His debut movie was ‘Pallakilo Pellikuthuru’ (2004).
This movie also has Goutham’s father Brahmanandam in a comedian’s role. He was just 19 years old, and he said he didn’t have enough experience as an actor to go into the industry just yet.
After ten years, he performed in a stellar comeback in the movie “Basanti” (2014) directed by Chaitanya Dantuluri.
He is passionate over acting and has a successful business too. The actor has gained good critical appraisal for both his movies and hopes to do more in the coming future.
Pinky Sarkar, better known by the name Meenakshi, is an Indian film actress who performed in Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam movies. She became popular after her performance in her first Tamil movie i.e. Karuppusamykuththagaithaarar as in Raasathi. Born and brought up in Kolkata, West Bengal, she started her career in the film industry from the year 2006. She first appeared in two Telugu movie ventures out of which one is Hanumanthu, a devotional film called Srisatyanarayanswamy. The later one she was featured as Goddess Laxmi where a critic said she failed to emote well. About her Tamil debut, she was featured in Karuppusamykuththagaithaarar where she played the role of Raasathi, who was a first-year student. After this movie, she was better known for her acts like the girl next door and many other performances have improved her acting skills and made her popular every day. Not like other actors, she took a break from her occupation to complete her education and then went back to Chennai to continue with her modeling and acting skills in the film industry.
In the year 2009, she acted in her second Tamil movie TN 07 AL 4777 which was a remake of Hindi movie Taxi no. 9211. Pooja was the name of her character who was a rich extrovert and party-loving cosmopolitan girl and went into fashion makeover later. The Same year she was starred in two more Tamil movies i.e. Perumal and Rajadhi Raja. After 2009, she stopped her acting career to complete her education and went ahead to complete her MBA degree. Later in 2014, she returned to the film industry and took the lead role in Villangam and supporting role in Soodhadi.
As her title mentions Sharmila is an MBBS graduate who pursued her PG in Hospital Management. Her father Kothandaram owned a pharmaceutical concern and by the virtue of his medical background, Sharmila entered the same line. She was once very studious and brilliant during her school days, which fetched her medical seat. She did her MBBS at the Dr. MGR Medical University.
She debuted as a quiz program anchors on Jaya TV(then JJ TV). She also interviewed celebrities in another show called 'Indha Varam Ivar.' She was offered a role in Vijay TV’s late night series “Pudhira Pudhinama” because of her medical background. This was a question and answer session where a well known Psychiatrist Dr. N. Mathrubootham conducted sex education discussions and where Dr.Sharmila used to read out the letters from the public. She became very famous after taking up that gutsy assignment. Later, Director K. Balachander witnessed her and offered her roles in his tele-serials like “Jannal, Irandaam Chanakyan". She also did TV series such as "Punnagai, Nambikkai, Crime diary” and so on. Through her dressing sense and acting, she has won the hearts of many home makers in Tamilnadu.
She has learned Bharatanatyam for 10 years under guru Nadana Gopalakrishnan, which helps in her acting skills in various ways like showing the correct body language and emotions. She got married to TV production executive Mohan and later got divorced.
With her good acting skills, she has gained opportunity into movies and has done small roles in a few films like Kalyana samyal sadham, citizen etc. She is now looking ahead to get a breakthrough in movies.
Priyadarshini is a Tamil TV actress/compere, who is well known for her charming manner of comparing her shows. She is also the sibling of Divyadarshini, another famous compere. She was born in Singapore and brought up in Chennai. Her father passed away in her early ages and she was brought up by her mother.
Priyadarshini started her career in modelling and acted in a commercial for a soap in 1998. She then appeared in DD’s ‘Vizhudugal’, which she claims, is still close to her heart. Her performance won her a chance in Sun TV, where she started t grow enormously. She hosted over 20 programs in the Sun network and still continues to be a part of it.
Priyadarshini is a good dancer. She won the Best female dancer award in Vijay TV’s ‘Boys vs. Girls’ and was the title winner of Kalaignar TV’s ‘Maanada Mayilaada’ pairing with Bala. She won the 'Mylapore Academy award' for The Best Actress for the serial ‘Ethanai Manidargal’. She has also acted in serials like ‘Kolangal’, ‘Vasantham’ etc.
She got into a controversy when she hugged Kamal Hassan in the game show ‘Neengalum Vellalam Oru Kodi’ (the Tamil version of Kaun Banega Crorepati). Some political parties accused her of tormenting Tamil Nadu’s culture by hugging and kissing in public, that too in a game show that is telecast worldwide. However, nothing big happened and the incident fizzled out.
Priyadarshini appeared in a cameo role in the movie ‘Puli Varuthu’ as herself and was casted in a few other Tamil movies in negligible roles.
DOB: 4th June, 1978
Serials acted: Vizhudugal, Kanavugal, Ilavasam, Kolangal, Vasantham, My Dear Bootham
Movies acted: Puli Varudhu(cameo appearance)
Priyadarshini is a renowned Tamil actress. She is known for her work as Video Jockey, TV anchor and actress. She is very successful in her work and has entertained the general audience for many years with her humor and acting. She was born in Singapore, but her home town is Chennai. She always had the spark in her from the childhood and was distinguished from others. She was a talented girl and made many cameos in various TV series in childhood.
She acted in Dhavani Kanavukal in the role of Barathi in 1984. She also appeared as a child artist in Idhya Kovil and Shubhyathra in 1985 and 1990 respectively. Her confidence always led her forward and gave her huge success. Her career took off with a daily soap, Vizhudugal on DD Podhigai in 1998. Her role in this serial earned her various acclaims and is still one of her favorite roles ever. She did a movie, but her real focus was always on serials. She made an appearance in Puli Varudhu, a Tamil movie. She loved her job of anchoring and was always full of enthusiasm while doing it. She is also a great dancer; she was declared a winner in the dance show Maanada Mayilada. She also won Best Female Dancer at Vijay TV’s Boys vs. Girls. She is one of the top television anchors. She acted in various TV serials like Kanavugal, IIavasam, Kolangal, Rakha IPS and Tharkappu Kalai Theeratha. Her roles in these serials fetched her various film offers, of which she took some.
Priyadarshini has a sibling named Divyadarshini, who is also a TV anchor and television actress. She earned many praises and pulled fans from across India. She also won a Mylapore Academy Award for best Actress for Ethanai Manidargal and was an MM2 title winner. She is the veteran anchor of Vijay TV and has carried her work of anchoring with great character and has always excelled in it.
Kalyani is a south Indian actress mostly seen in Telugu, Tamil and Kannada. She is from Bangalore. She was born and brought up in Bangalore. Her mother tongue is Kannada. She can speak Telugu, Kannada, Hindi, and English. When she was playing outside at her home in summer holidays, shooting was going over there and one artist did not came then they asked her for that role and that is her 1st offer. She was not good at studies. She was an average student. She likes films like Dhilwala dhulhaniya lejayenge. She likes to eat non veg especially chicken and she can cook all varieties. She spends most of the time in travelling. Her best friend’s name is Shilpa shetty, she is like her sister and she is very close to her. If she gets free time, she and her friend used to go around Bangalore. She got Nandi award for telefilm called Sthri Nijam and also she got Andhra state award and that was her happiest moment. She says that she gets temper (angry) quickly. She is very talkative. Her best friend in Telugu is Selva. Now, she is busy in Kannada movies and serials. Recently she got best actress award for Suicide movie in Kannada.
Swaminathan is a talented and popular Tamil actor. He is a person with multidimensional talent. Swaminathan is an eminent Tamil movie and television actor and also an immensely talented stand-up comedian. His full name is Sabha Swaminathan also fondly known within the industry as Lollu. He’s been in the Tamil film and television circuit since the year 1997. He got his nickname after he appeared as Sabha Lollu in leading Tamil entertainment channel Vijay TV’s comedy satirical show Lollu Sabha.
After acting in this TV show he was flooded with acting offers and he became a full-fledged comedy and supporting actor in Tamil movies. Apart from Sabha Lollu, Sabha Swaminathan’s other television stints mostly as a comedy actor which were immensely successful and huge hits on Tamil television and with the audiences includes- Thendral, Metti Oli, and Arasi- all of which were most comic based satirical shows. In the next phase of his life, Swaminathan ultimately became hugely successful and acclaimed actor and comedian.
Some of his major successful Tamil movies as comedian includes- Antony, Thalaiva, Raja Rani, Sangam, Sigaram, Vanakkam Chennai, Aaru, Sivaji, etc. Most of these movies were either family drama or high voltage action movies and in all these movies Swaminathan was seen essaying comical supporting character roles. Presently, Swaminathan writes, acts and directs plays alongside with his acting in Tamil films and television serials and resides in the up market K.K.Nagar, Chennai.
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Swaminathan, widely known as Lollu Sabha Swaminathan, is a Tamil actor who dons comical and supporting roles in films. He became renowned through his witty acting in Lollu Sabha; a gag show broadcasted in STAR Vijay that makes a spoof of various films, predominantly Tamil movies. Swaminathan, along with acclaimed comedian-cum-actor Santhanam, Lollu Sabha Manoharan and a few more shot to fame through their stint in the comic entertainment LolluSabha.
The program lasted for forty-five episodes and had made a spoof of many films ranging from Superstar and Kamal Haasan’s films to the current day youth hero’s movies. Mani Ratnam’s masterpiece Thalapathy was spoofed as Thalavidhi, Roja as Saroja and superstar's Padayappa and Ejamaan were spoofed as Vadaiyappa and Raghumaan respectively. The team even teased famous television soaps and other reality programs. Swaminathan’s debut was way back in the year 1987, in the film Chinnapoove Mellapesu. He has done many small roles in various films such as Udan Pirappu and Arunachalam, but he got his much-awaited break only through LolluSabha. He has now become a full-fledged comedian, and bonds with the well-known actor Santhanam in movies.
He has acted in many noteworthy roles. His role as the arrear student in Boss EngiraBaskaran, as Aarti’s father in Padikathavan, as the Swamiji in Oru Kal Oru Kannadi, as the flat secretary in Raja Rani and other prominent roles in Varuthapadatha Valibar Sangam and Ethirneechal were highly amusing and funny. He is appreciated for his comic timing and funny body language. Apart from Lollu Sabha, he has also donned small roles in television soaps such as Mettioli, Arasi, and Thendral. Swaminathan was born on January 1, in the year 1965 and lives in K.K.nagar, Chennai.