Award-winning Tamil actor and playback singer known for his appearances in more than three dozen films, most notably Manmadhan, Saravana, and Vallavan. He's also sung in more than four dozen movies.
The son of a director, he started acting almost from the moment he was born, appearing in his first movie in 1984.
He's won awards for Best Actor, Most Entertaining Actor, Rising Star Lyricist, and Best Dancer.
He was born to Usha and Thesingu Rajendar.
He starred alongside Anushka Shetty in Vaanam.