Kamal Haasan is an Indian entertainer second to none who is popular for his adaptability in acting. Kalathur Kannamma was his first film as a youngster craftsman which won him the President’s Gold Medal. From that point forward, he has acted in excess of 150 motion pictures, in Tamil, Telugu, Kannad, Malayalam and Hindi. He claims a creation organization, Rajkamal International. Kamal Haasan finishes 62 great years in Indian film today, the sizable piece of which has been made by his work as an entertainer, artist, artist, author, maker, make-up man, specialist, chief and presently, a legislator. Such has been his commitment that a worldwide channel highlighted him on the show, ‘Mega Icons’ and alluded to him as a polymath. With a vocation spreading over sixty years, the diverse character is affectionately called Ulaganayagan (Universal Hero) by his fans.
Kamal Haasan was brought into the world on November 7, 1954 in Paramakudi, Tamil Nadu, India in a Tamil family to D. Srinivasan, who was a legal advisor, and Rajalakshmi, who was a housewife. He wedded artist Vani Ganpathy in 1978 and separated from ten years after the fact. He was living in with entertainer Sarika and wedded her get-togethers couple’s first kid, Shruti K. Haasan was conceived. They have two girls, Shruti and Akshara Haasan. They later shut down their marriage in 2004. Since 2005, he was in a live-in relationship with Gautami Tadmalla, however the couple cut off their friendship in 2016.
K Balachander offered Kamal Haasan a reprieve in his film Apoorva Raagangal as a lead entertainer and from that point forward, he has never thought back. As an adaptable entertainer he plays performed assorted parts and demonstrated his acting abilities in public and worldwide film. His potential as an entertainer is apparent in the movies like 16 Vayadhinilae, Nayakan, Guna, Mahanadhi, Hey Ram, Sadma, Chachi 420 and Alavandaan, which are probably the best job. He is a prepared Bharatanatyam artist. A portion of his Bollywood super hits are Ek Duje Ke Liye, Sadma, Sannam teri Kasam, Giraftaar, Saagar, Raj Tilak and Chachi 420.
AWARDS & ACHIEVEMENTS
Kamal Haasan won the National Award thrice in the best actor’s category for the films Nayagan, Moondram Pirai and Indian. He has won 18 Filmfare Awards. He is the only actor whose six movies were sent to the Oscars as India’s official entry. He was honoured with the Padmashri in 1990 and Kalaimamani by the Government of Tamil Nadu. He was bestowed an honourary doctorate by Sathyabama University, Chennai in 2005. In 2007, he was honoured as the “Living Legend” in the film business by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI).
He was appointed as the Chairman of FICCI’s Media and Entertainment Business Conclave, which was organised by the entertainment division of FICCI in 2009. He received an award on behalf of Indian cinema from Chris Brown in 2013, as part of the New York Festivals International Film & TV Awards.
BIGG BOSS TAMIL
Haasan made his profit from Star Vijay TV, facilitating the principal period of Bigg Boss Tamil in 2017. The show before long went onto become perhaps the most stared at the TV series in Tamil Nadu and acquired positive surveys among crowd. Haasan additionally facilitated the second period of Bigg Boss Tamil 2 what began its broadcast on 17 June 2018 and Bigg Boss Tamil 3 what began its broadcast on 23 June 2019. As of now, He Completed Bigg Boss Tamil 4 what began to broadcast from October, 2020 in the midst of the Coronavirus lockdown, during the program on Sundays he prescribed books for the watchers to peruse.
He formed the centrist party Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM), a regional political party in Tamil Nadu. He formally announced the party’s formation on 21 February 2018 in Madurai. The party’s flag displays six joined hands in a circle in alternate red and white colours with a white star at its centre in a black background. Haasan began his political journey from late President A. P. J. Abdul Kalam’s residence and his memorial at Rameswaram. His party contested in 37 seats in 2019 Indian general election and lost. Makkal Needhi Maiam’s vote share in the 2019 Lok Sabha election was 3.72% (in the seats it contested).
He unsuccessfully contested the 2021 Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly election from Coimbatore South and lost to BJP Mahila Morcha President Vanathi Srinivasan.
Man with jacket standing with smiling, bespectacled younger man
Haasan with social activist M. B. Nirmal (right) in Chennai
Haasan is the first Tamil actor to convert his fan clubs into welfare organisations and is involved in social-service activities through the clubs under the name Kamal Narpani Iyakkam (Kamal Welfare Association). His fan clubs help organise blood- and eye-donation drives, and donate educational materials to students.
Haasan received the first Abraham Kovoor National Award for his humanist activities and secular life in 2004. He was project ambassador for Hridayaragam 2010, which raised funds for an orphanage for HIV/AIDS-affected children. In September 2010 Haasan launched a children’s cancer relief fund and gave roses to children with cancer at Sri Ramachandra University in Porur, Chennai. He has pledged his product-endorsement income to social causes. Haasan won ₹ 5 million on Neengalum Vellalam Oru Kodi in March 2013 and promised that his prize money would be used for Petral Thaan Pillaya, supporting children with HIV.
Haasan was nominated by the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the Swachh Bharat Campaign. He chose to clean the Madambakkam lake in Chennai with the Environmentalist Foundation of India’s Arun Krishnamurthy on 7 November 2014.
Known for refusing any kind of brand endorsement, Haasan endorsed Pothys for the first time in 2015. His daughter, Shruti has previously endorsed Pothys. In the past, Haasan has stated that should he ever act in commercials, the revenue earned from them would be donated to HIV affected children.