Ajith Kumar is an Indian Film Actor best known for his mononym Ajith/Thala/Thala Ajith. As of 2021, he starred in more than 50 films, predominantly in Tamil cinema. In addition to acting, Ajith Kumar is the Sabbatical, he is a motor car racer and participated in the MRF Racing series (2010) in Chennai. He started his career with a small role in the 1990 Tamil film En Veedu En Kanavar. On 1 May 2021, Ajith turns 50 while he requested fans not to celebrate his birthday due to the deadly covid-19 pandemic. Valimai is his most expected film that was released on 24 February 2022. AK 61 is also directed by H Vinoth and produced by Boney Kapoor.
Late renowned singer S.P. Balasubrahmanyam introduced Ajith to Tamil film Industry by referring him to play the lead role in Amaravathi (1993). He then did a lead role in the film Prema Pusthakam (1993), and his first critically acclaimed appearance was in the romantic drama Aasai (1995).
He finally established himself as a romantic hero with the Kadhal Kottai (1996), Aval Varuvala (1998), and Kadhal Mannan (1998). Successful films such as Vaali (1999), Mugavaree (2000), Kandukondain Kandukondain (2000), and Citizen (2001). He also acted as an action hero in the films such as Amarkalam (1999), Dheena (2001), Villain (2002). Attahasam (2004), Varalaru (2006), Mankatha (2011), Arrambam (2013), Veeram (2014), Yennai Arindhaal (2015) Vedalam (2015) and more. In the year 2019, he also acted in the movie Nerkonda Paarvai.
He currently shooting his upcoming film Valimai which directed by H Vinoth and produced by Boney Kapoor.
Early Life and Career
Ajith Kumar was born on 1 May 1971, in Hyderabad, India. He is the son of P. Subramaniam from Chennai, Tamil Nadu. His Mohini is from Kolkata West Bengal. Ajith was a middle son out of three brothers, and the others are being Anup Kumar, an Investor, and Anil Kumar, an IIT Madras graduate, turned entrepreneur. Ajith has mastered the Tamil language only after becoming an Actor. He dropped out of Asan Memorial Senior Secondary School in 1986 before completing his higher secondary.
During his childhood, he was a fan of M. G. Ramachandran, Jayalalithaa, and Rajesh Khanna. In his teenage years, he has become a fan of Tamil acting icons Kamal Hassan and Rajinikanth. Then she was pushed by the business agencies for modeling for advertisements in the print media. He has to choose between films and racing, and the movie was happening and generating him some money, he began concentrating on it. He made his debut in En Veedu En Kanavar (1990), in a minor as a school student.
Then he appeared in the low-budget Telugu film Prema Pustakam in 1992, which is his last direct in Telugu film to date. His first Tamil film Amaravati, directed by Selva. Then in 1993, Ajith Played a small role in the Arvind Swamy starrer Paasamalargal. In 2004, Ajith was signed as Nescafe’s brand ambassador in Tamil Nadu. Later, he has limited his appearance to the silver screen by not appearing or promising any commercials.
He has become a race car driver, competing in the circuits around India in the places such as Mumbai, Chennai, and Delhi. He is one amongst very few Indians to race in the International Arena and the Formula championships. He has also been abroad for various races, including Germany and Malaysia. He has driven in the 2003 Formula Asia BMW Championships. He raced in the 2010 Formula 2 Championship along with two other Indians, Armaan Ebrahim, and Parthiva Sureshwaren.
Ajith Kumar Biography
|Nickname||Thala, Ak, Ajith|
|Profession||Indian Film Actor and Racer|
|Date of Birth||1 May 1971|
|Age||51 (As of 2022)|
|Father Name||P. Subramaniam|
|Educational Qualification||Yet to be Updated|
|School||Asan Memorial Senior Secondary School, Chennai,|
|College||Yet to be Updated|
|Hobbies||Racing, Photography, Playing cricket, Reading Books|
|Hometown||Secunderabad, Telangana, India|
|Wife Name||Shalini Ajith|
|Children||Aadvik Kumar, Anoushka Kumar|
|Current City||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
Ajith’s Official Social Profiles
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Ajith Kumar Movies List
Ajith Kumar Awards and Nomination
- 2000 – Kalaimaamani
Tamil Nadu State Film Awards
|2001||Poovellam Un Vasam||Tamil Nadu State Film Award Special Prize||Won|
|2006||MGR Award||Tamil Nadu State Film Honorary Award||Won|
Cinema Express Award
|1999||Vaali / Amarkalam||Best Actor||Won|
Filmfare Awards South
|2001||Poovellam Un Vasam||Best Actor||Nominated|
|2015||Yennai Arindhaal||Best Actor||Nominated|
|2012||Billa II||Favourite Hero||Nominated|
Dinakaran Cinema Awards
South Indian International Movie Awards
- 1993: Best New Face Award from ” Bharatmuni Art Academy ” – Prema Pusthakam
- 2001: TN Govt Best Actor Award – Poovellam Un Vasam
- 2006: Southern Indian Cinematographers Association (SICA) Best Actor Award – Varalaru
- 2007: Tamil Nadu Cinema Fans Association Best Actor Award – Billa
- 2007: TN Cinema Fans Association Best Actor Award – Billa
- 2015: IBNLive Movies Awards 2016: Best Actor (South) – Yennai Arindhaal
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