Atharvaa is the son of late Tamil actor Murali. Atharvaa, was born in the year 1989 as the second son to Murali and Shoba. He has an elder sister named Kavya and a younger brother named Akash. As he was interested in acting, he took out the necessary measures to venture into the cinema industry. He learnt stunts and dance from trained masters, before making it to cinema.
Atharvaa was introduced to the Tamil film industry through the movie ‘Banaa kaathadi’. He was praised well in his debut movie, in which his father Murali appeared in a guest role. Atharvaa was acclaimed with the “Best Debutant Actor” for this film. ‘Muppozhuthum Un Karpanaigal’ was a romantic thriller by Atharvaa. He received positive comments from the critics for this movie, in which he paired
. Paradesi, by director Bala is one of his career’s best films as he excelled in acting in that movie. He bagged the ‘Best Actor Award-Filmfare Awards. He was also awarded, as the ‘Best Actor’ for Paradesi movie at the ‘Norway Tamil Film Festival’. ‘Special Jury Award’ was also provided to Atharvaa in the, 11th Chennai, ‘International Film Festival’ for the same movie.
His next movie ‘
failed to do good at the box office. ‘
’ is the latest release of Atharvaa and it is running successfully in the theatres. He has two more films in his hand, namely ‘Eeti’ and ‘