Kollywood actor Krishna Kulasekaran, known mononymously as Krishna or Kreshna, made his debut as a child artist in the Mani Ratnam directorial Anjali (1990). Subsequently, he appeared in supporting roles in the Mohanlal starrer Iruvar (1997) and the Vijay starrer Udhaya (2004) before making his debut in a lead role in Alibhabha (2008). Kreshna`s performance in the movie earned him a Vijay Award nomination for Best Male Debutant nomination that year. Notable acting credits since then include the action drama Kattradhu Kalavu (2009), Kazhugu (2010), the horror comedy Yaamirukka Bayamey (2014) and Grahanam (2017). His next releases include Veera, Kalari, Maari 2 and Sathyasiva.