During the time when hero-oriented films, and ‘mass’ heroes like Ajith and Vijay were ruling the box-office, the son of famous producer Kasthuri Raja debuted in the film industry. And back then, this tag was his only identity. Despite his first film Thulluvadho Ilamai doing well at the box-office, not many took notice of the actor.
The turning point in the actor’s career came in the form of his brother’s directorial debut Kaadhal Kondein, in which he played the role of an obsessed lover. This is when the Tamil film audience began admiring him. But the world took notice of him only with the popular song ‘Kolaveri Di‘. Does this ring a bell? Yes, the actor we’re talking about is Dhanush! Now, after completing over a decade in the film industry, the actor is one of the most popular and bankable stars of Tamil cinema. On the occasion of his birthday, let’s take a look at some less-known facts about the actor.