Actor Kamal Haasan (born 7 November 1954) is an Indian film actor, screenwriter, director, producer, playback singer, choreographer, lyricist, philanthropist and dancer who works primarily in the Tamil film industry.
Haasan’s mother visited Avichi Meiyappa Chettiar (AVM) to treat his wife, she brought Haasan with her. Impressed by Haasan’s demeanor, M. Saravanan (AVM’s son) recommended him for their upcoming production Kalathur Kannamma. Haasan has won several Indian film awards including four National Film Awards and 19 Filmfare Awards. With seven submissions, Kamal Haasan has starred in the highest number of films submitted by India for the Academy Award Best Foreign Language Film.
Actor Kamal Haasan received the Kalaimamani Award in 1979, He in 1990 the Padma Shri and in 2014 the Padma Bhushan for his contributions to Indian cinema. At age six he won the President’s Gold Medal for Best Child Actor for his debut film.
In 1990, Michael Madhana Kamarajan saw Haasan build on Apoorva Sagodharargal by playing quadruplets. It began as a collaboration with writer Crazy Mohan for future comedy films.
|Born||7 November 1954
Paramakudi, Tamil Nadu, India
|Residence||Alwarpet , Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Occupation||Film Actor, Producer, Director, Screenwriter, Playback Singer, Lyricist, Choreographer, Song writer|
|Spouse(s)||Vani Ganapathy (m. 1978–85)
Sarika Thakur (m. 1985–2004)
|Children||Shruti Haasan (b. 1986)
Akshara Haasan (b. 1991)
|Awards||Padma Bhushan (2014)