The three time national award winner, Kamalahaasan,
called as Ulaganayagan, is well known for
coming up with astonishing roles in films of all genres.
At the age of six he was introduced as a child artist
in Kalathoor Kannama. Reverently passionate
about movies, he has acted in Hindi, Malayalam,
Telugu and off late in Kannada films.
He won national awards for the films Moonram Pirai,
Nayagan and Indian. Seven of his
movies have been sent by the Indian officials for
the Oscar award. He was awarded Padhmashree for his
achievements and contributions to the Tamil film industry.
Not only is he an extraordinary actor but also a great
director, producer, singer and a very good writer.
His present projects include Vettaiyadu Vilayadu
directed by Gowtham Menon and a Kannada film directed
by Ramesh Arvindh. He is the first actor to turn his
fan clubs into service organization.