Ajith Kumar Biography

Ajith Kumar Biography Name: Ajith Kumar
Dob: May 1, 1971
Family: Palakkad Tamil Iyer father and a Sindhi mother
Debut Film: Amaravathi in Both Tamil and Telugu

Ajith delivered his first major hit in Aasai. Next year he starred in another success, Kadhal Kottai. It was followed by a slump of two years with limited successes, some of which include Ullasam and Kadhal Mannan.

Ajith received his first Filmfare Best Actor Award in Tamil for his dual role in Vaali (1999). He was noted for his romantic roles in melodramas like Mugavari and Kandukondain Kandukondain though his focus later turned to action films after the success of Amarkalam and Dheena.

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Sri Lanka Cricket announce new selection panel

    Updated On : Sep 19,2017   5:44 pm
Colombo, Sep 19 (IANS) The Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) board on Thursday announced a new five-member selection committee led by their former pacer Graeme Labrooy. View More..

India Red draw India Blue to enter Duleep Trophy final

    Updated On : Sep 16,2017   10:04 pm
Kanpur, Sep 16 (IANS) India Red secured their place in the final of the Duleep Trophy after the second match of the tournament against India Blue ended in a tame draw at the Green Park Stadium here on Saturday. View More..

Being outsider in film industry 'blessing' for Taaha Shah

    Updated On : Sep 16,2017   11:58 am
Mumbai, Sep 16 (IANS) Actor Taaha Shah, who is gearing up for his upcoming film "Ranchi Diaries", says he is fortunate that he never had a godfather in the film industry. View More..

India Blue reach 232/3 as wet outfield stops play in Duleep Trophy

    Updated On : Sep 15,2017   9:54 pm
Kanpur, Sep 15 (IANS) India Blue could add only 16 runs to their overnight total of 216/3 against India Red as the third day's play of the Duleep Trophy day-night fixure was called off due to poor outfield conditions at the Green Park here on Friday. View More..

Duleep Trophy: Indrajith's double ton helps India Red post 383; Blue steady

    Updated On : Sep 14,2017   9:54 pm
Kanpur, Sep 14 (IANS) India Red rode on Baba Indrajith's double ton to post a challenging 383 and have an upper hand on India Blue who trailed by 167 runs at the end of Day 2 in the D/N Duleep Trophy cricket tie at the Green Park here on Thursday. View More..

Bharti Foundation to construct 50,000 toilets in Amritsar

    Updated On : Sep 14,2017   1:38 pm
Chandigarh, Sep 14 (IANS) Bharti Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Bharti Enterprises, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Punjab government to jointly provide over 50,000 toilets for rural households in Amritsar district. View More..

Duleep Trophy: Indrajith's unbeaten 120 lifts India Red to 291/9

    Updated On : Sep 13,2017   10:14 pm
Kanpur, Sep 13 (IANS) Baba Indrajith's 120 not out propped up India Red to 291 for nine on the first day of their Duleep Trophy cricket match against India Blue at the Green Park here on Wednesday. View More..

Second film as important as your first, says Aathmika

    Updated On : Aug 31,2017   11:54 am
Chennai, Aug 31 (IANS) Actress Aathmika has signed her second Tamil film "Naragasooran". Basking in the success of her maiden Tamil outing "Meesaya Murukku", she says the second film is as important as ones first. View More..

India Red to face India Green in Duleep Trophy opener

    Updated On : Aug 30,2017   9:04 pm
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Abhinav Mukund-led India Red will take on Parthiv Patel's India Green in the opening match of the Duleep Trophy, starting September 7 in Lucknow. The tournament will be played with pink ball and under lights. View More..

JNUSU polls: Student groups announce candidates

    Updated On : Aug 30,2017   7:32 pm
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Student groups at the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) on Wednesday announced their candidates for the students union elections of September 8. View More..

'Vivegam': All about Ajith's stardom (Review)

    Updated On : Aug 28,2017   11:44 am
Film: "Vivegam"; Director: Siva; Language: Tamil; Director: Siva; Cast: Ajith, Kajal Aggarwal, Vivek Oberoi, Akshara Haasan and Karunakaran; Rating: ** View More..

'Vivegam': Ajith shines in an underwhelming film (IANS Movie review)

    Updated On : Aug 24,2017   2:20 pm
Film: Vivegam; Language: Tamil; Director: Siva; Cast: Ajith, Kajal Aggarwal, Vivek Oberoi, Akshara Haasan and Karunakaran; Rating: **1/2 View More..

Kamal Haasan to watch 'Vivegam' with daughter Akshara

    Updated On : Aug 24,2017   10:36 am
Chennai, Aug 24 (IANS) Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan on Thursday said he will watch his daughter Akshara Haasan's Tamil debut film "Vivegam" with her in the theatre. View More..

Tamil cinema will be proud of 'Vivegam': Art director Milan

    Updated On : Aug 23,2017   11:52 am
Chennai, Aug 23 (IANS) Actor Ajith Kumar's forthcoming spy thriller "Vivegam", with its international standards, will make Tamil filmdom proud, says its art director Milan. View More..

I'm very choosy about the work I do: Vivek Oberoi

    Updated On : Aug 22,2017   12:14 pm
Chennai, Aug 22 (IANS) Vivek Oberoi, who has been acting for over 15 years and has been a part of memorable films such as "Company", "Saathiya" and "Rakht Charitra", says he is choosy about the work he does as he likes to distribute his time between family and his philanthropical activities. View More..

We are ready to talk but in a civilised manner: IFTPC

    Updated On : Aug 18,2017   11:36 pm
Mumbai, Aug 18 (IANS) The Indian Films and Television Producers Council (IFTPC) on Friday expressed their distress over the ongoing protest at the Film City by Federation of Western India Cine Employees (FWICE) who conducted a mock funeral of celebrated television producer J.D. Majithia saying they were open for a conversation but in a "civilised manner". View More..

We might take violent steps for our demands: FWICE President

    Updated On : Aug 18,2017   4:42 pm
Mumbai, Aug 18 (IANS) With 2,500 cine workers threatening to go on an indefinite strike from Tuesday and 18 members of the Federation of Western India Cine Employees (FWICE) currently staging hunger strike, FWICE President Birendra Nath Tiwari says they will wait for "two more days" and if their demands are not taken up for consideration, they will resort to violent measures. View More..

Ajith's charisma is mind-blowing: Dhanush

    Updated On : Aug 17,2017   2:04 pm
Mumbai, Aug 17 (IANS) Actor Dhanush has praised southern star Ajith, saying his charisma in the upcoming film "Vivegam" is mind blowing. View More..

Stunts in 'Vivegam' will be jaw-dropping: Editor Ruben

    Updated On : Aug 09,2017   12:24 pm
Chennai, Aug 9 (IANS) Editor Ruben says action in upcoming Tamil spy thriller "Vivegam", which he describes as "truly international film", will be "jaw-dropping" and "unbelievable". View More..

Sundeep Kishan might team up with Gautham Menon

    Updated On : Aug 07,2017   11:48 am
Chennai, Aug 7 (IANS) Actor Sundeep Kishan, who has had a phenomenal year with hits such as "Maanagaram" and "Shamanthakamani", is likely to collaborate with filmmaker Gautham Vasudev Menon for a bilingual soon, a source said. View More..