[36][37] In 1997 Haasan began directing an unfinished biopic of Mohammed Yusuf Khan, Marudhanayagam; a forty five minutes of film and a trailer was shot. He developed interest in films during his school days and made film debut when he was just four years old through Kalathur Kannamma and subsequently did five more films as a child artist. In 2008's Dasavathaaram, he played ten roles; the film was released in a number of languages (including Tamil, Telugu and Hindi) throughout India and overseas. In the 1979 Telugu film Sommokadidi Sokokadidi, Haasan played two parts. In 2004, he was forced to change the name of his film from Sandiyar to Virumandi after Pudhiya Tamizhagham (political party) said that the title of the film could create caste-related controversies. Reportedly, he was offered Rs. [131] He is on the academic advisory council for ISFM (International school of Film+Media),[132] and was the first Indian actor invited aboard an American ship as a special friend of the US. Directed by Gautham Menon, the film is about a police officer sent to the US to investigate a series of medical murders. Haasan, who completed the first leg of his campaign days ago, was admitted to Sri Ramachandra Medical Centre here for a follow-up surgery in … A faction of Muslim community in Tamil Nadu even alleged that the film implied that all Muslims were terrorists. Kamal Haasan’s Film In Lead Role, Kanyakumari, Kamal made his breakthrough with the film “Apoorva Raagangal” in 1975. [138] Haasan's contributions to film have been praised by his contemporaries in the Indian film industry, including Sridevi, Amitabh Bachchan, Mohanlal, Venkatesh, Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir Khan. He debuted in the Malayalam film industry with Kannum Karalum (1962). Haasan's films during the 1980s included 1980 Tamil-language Varumayin Niram Sivappu, the film was simultaneously shot in Telugu as Aakali Rajyam, in which he played an unemployed youth and earned him a first Filmfare Award in Telugu. Shruti is a singer and a Tollywood-Kollywood actress. [50], In 2004 Haasan appeared in Vasool Raja MBBS, a remake of Bollywood's Munnabhai MBBS, with Sneha which was a box-office success. His long-desired film “Marudhanayagam” was inaugurated by Queen Elizabeth 2 in 1997. [57] The film was released in December 2010 to mixed reviews, with Behindwoods calling it "an entertainer, but in parts"[58] and Sify saying it "lacks the punch to captivate the audiences". [139][140][141][142] Next generation actors (Suriya and Madhavan)[143][144][145] and filmmakers (Bala, Ameer and Gautham Menon) have been inspired by him. [100] He also said that his politics would result in his death within a year. Haasan was the youngest of four children; his siblings are Charuhasan, Chandrahasan and Nalini (Raghu). His wife’s name is Gouthami Tadimalli and he has two daughters Shruthi Haasan (actress) and Akshara Haasan (actress). Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. [55][56], Haasan collaborated for the fifth time with Ravikumar in Manmadan Ambu, for which he also wrote the screenplay. The film was “Dasavathaaram (2008).”. In a BBC interview with Karan Thapar, Haasan said that his last name derives from the Sanskrit word hasya, and although the Yaakob Hassan connection was publicised by the media it was only "a story". Muthiah Chettiar boys higher secondary school, Madras[86] and Hindu Higher Secondary School, Madras (now Chennai). He has written many of his films including Raja Paarvai (1981), Thevar Magan (1992), Hey Ram (2000), Aalavandhan (2001), Virumaandi (2004), Dasavathaaram (2008), Vishwaroopam (2013), and many more. Watch first up for more. [55] Both versions were critically acclaimed and commercially successful. He considered directing full-time if Hey Ram was successful, but changed his mind when the film failed at the box office. [83] During 2013 his daughter Shruti Hassan appeared on an episode of Neengalum Vellalam Oru Kodi, where "phone a friend" option is availed to Shruti and when she called her father Kamal, he stated that his parents named him Parthasarathy before he was called as Kamal Haasan and his mother always used to call him by that name. Kamal Haasan first Wife Name is Vani Ganapathy(Dancer, 1978-88), Second Wife Name is Sarika Thakur(1988-2004).His Children names are Shruti Hassan(Actress), Akshara Hassan(Actress), and Subbalakshmi.He is in the relationship with Gautami Tadimalla (Actress, partner).Kamal Haasan Salary Per Film is 30 Crore. [49] He also appeared in Anbe Sivam with Madhavan. He has won an award under the category of Best Actor – Special Jury for the film “Pammal K. Sambandam” in 2002. [18] His first full-fledged role came in K. Balachander's Tamil film Arangetram (1973). The following year, he wrote and starred in the comedy Mumbai Xpress. [103][104] His fan clubs help organise blood- and eye-donation drives, and donate educational materials to students.[105][106][107]. He wrote the lyrics for a single in Hey Ram, songs in Virumaandi and Unnaipol Oruvan and the album for Manmadhan Ambu. On February 21, 2018, Haasan formally launched his political party, Makkal Needhi Maiam (lit. Kamal Haasan was born on 7th November 1954 in Paramakudi, Tamilnadu in an Iyengar family to Srinivasan (Father) and Rajya Lakshmi (mother). However, Kamal reached an agreement with the Muslims of Tamil Nadu and eventually, the ban was lifted. He was project ambassador for the Hridayaragam 2010 event, which raised funds for an orphanage for HIV/AIDS-affected children. Priyadarshan, its original director, left and Sundar C. completed the film. He received huge criticism over it. Related Trending Videos . Charuhasan's daughter Suhasini is also a National Film Award winner married to director (and fellow award-winner) Mani Ratnam, who collaborated with Haasan on 1987's Nayakan. They divorced ten years later. It sent ripples down the media and industry but Kamal stayed unabashed about it since he was very happy with his live-in. [117] He is also interested in Tamil literature. Kamal Haasan has three daughters; Shruti Haasan (actress and singer), Akshara Haasan (actress), and Subbalakshmi (dancer). He has two brothers named Charuhasan and Chandrahasan, who are also actors. The story concerns a man who hires a detective to find out if his fiancée is cheating on him. [98] He has been thought to be Muslim because of his Arabic-sounding name, most notably when he was denied preclearance to travel to the United States by Customs and Border Protection authorities at Toronto Pearson International Airport in 2002. [13] Haasan's sister, Nalini (born 1946), is a classical dancer. Haasan later appeared in the Balachander drama Moondru Mudichu. He returned to the film industry after a few years as a dance assistant. In 1978, at age 24, Kamal married the dancer Vani Ganapathy. Kamal Haasan hosted the show like the earlier three seasons and it was a grand success. His first appearance came in the 1970 film Maanavan, in which he appeared in a dance sequence. He was credited with the story for the latter. Haasan went on to do supporting roles in films such as Gumasthavin Magal (1974), Aval Oru Thodar Kathai (1974) and Naan Avanillai. A mutual agreement with the Muslims of Tamil Nadu was finally settled on 2 February 2013, when Haasan accepted to mute five scenes. [71] In his earlier career, he choreographed for MGR in Naan Yen Pirandhen, Sivaji Ganesan in Savaale Samaali and Jayalalithaa in Anbu Thangai[72] In 2010 Haasan said he wanted to do more directing, since young actors wished to work for him. Haasan's contributions to film have been praised by his contemporaries in the across the Indian film industry, and he has been recognised as an influence for actors and filmmakers in the Tamil film industry. Kamal Haasan Wiki, Biography, Age, Family, Movies, Wife and More : Kamal Haasan is a famous Indian actor, In Indian Cinema Kamal Haasan is a multi talented actor, Kamal Haasan is an Actor, Director, Singer, Dancer, Producer, Lyricst, Choreographer and Host like this Kamal Haasan has much talent in all the fields. Haasan's all four films of 1989 were major success, Apoorva Sagodharargal, where he played a dwarf,[19] then Chanakyan, an original Malayalam film, later Vetri Vizha (where he played an amnesiac) and finally Haasan played two parts in Indrudu Chandrudu, winning the Filmfare Best Actor and won him his third Nandi Award for Best Actor for his performance. Kamal Haasan has won 8 awards in the best actor category; the first one being in 1977 for the film “16 Vayathinile” and an award in the category of second-best film for the film “Thevar Magan” in 1992. [155][156] He was criticised by the-then Tamil Nadu Finance Minister O. Panneerselvam, who stated that Haasan was "confused" and had "blabbered" unaware of the ground reality for his statement on the government's response to rain relief efforts. [11] Haasan was initially named as Parthasarthy. Haasan also hosted the second season of Bigg Boss Tamil 2 which started its telecast on 17 June 2018 and Bigg Boss Tamil 3 which started its telecast on 23 June 2019. [53][54] It was released in Telugu as Eeenadu, with Venkatesh reprising the role played by Kher. [94] After their divorce, Sarika acted in movies and TV serials, winning the National Film Award for Best Actress for the 2005 film Parzania. [101], Haasan is the first Tamil actor to convert his fan clubs into welfare organisations[102] and is involved in social-service activities through the clubs under the name Kamal Narpani Iyakkam (Kamal Welfare Association). This is the first Movie ran more than 100 days in 4 southern states of India (Andhra, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala). To play the other Army major in Aalavandhan, he went to the NDA for a crash course. Haasan produced and choreographed the film, writing its screenplay and lyrics; it was India's submission for the Academy Awards that year. His party contested for the first time in the 2019 Lok Sabha Elections. The film was India's representative for the Best Foreign Language Oscar in 1985. which released in 2000 and was a romantic drama film. [80][81] The show soon went onto become one of the most watched television series in Tamil Nadu and gained positive reviews among audience. In 1983 Kamal Haasan starred in the film "Sagara Sangamam". [38] Marudhanayagam was expected to be the biggest, most expensive film in Indian cinematic history and his magnum opus; a number of well-known actors and technicians had been signed, and it was launched at a public ceremony by Queen Elizabeth during her 1997 visit to India. Kamal Haasan is a famous Indian actor, dancer, film director, screenwriter, producer, playback singer, and lyricist who works mainly in the Tamil cinema and Bollywood. Kamal Haasan Has A Longterm Affair With Gautami Tadimalla. His film “Raja Paarvai (1981),” is India’s first film to have visual effects and animation. He went on to assist Thankappan in films such as Annai Velankani (1971) and Kasi Yathirai (1973). Kamal Haasan was born into a Tamil Brahmin family on 7th November 1954 Paramakudi, Tamil Nadu state. 16 Vayathinile, in which he played a village bumpkin, won him a fourth consecutive Best Actor award. His portrayal of an alcoholic classical dancer won him his first Nandi Award for Best Actor and his second Filmfare Best Telugu Actor Award. [126] He received the Living Legend Award in 2007 from FICCI. [90] Her son, Gautham, played Haasan's grandson in "Hey Ram". [31] Haasan won successive Best Actor awards for his portrayal of deranged, obsessive protagonists in Gunaa and Thevar Magan (which was remade in Hindi as 1997's Virasat). • In July 2017, the 'Hindu Makkal Katchi' filed a complaint against Kamal Haasan for tarnishing Tamil culture by hosting 'Boss Tamil 1.' [150][151][152] Hollywood filmmaker Barrie M. Osburne called Haasan's knowledge of literature, history and films "encyclopedic",[153] and Ang Lee said he was stunned by his brilliance and knowledge of films. [121] At age six he won the President's Gold Medal for Best Child Actor for his debut film, Kalathur Kannamma. Kamal Haasan was born as ‘Parthasarathy Srinivasan’ on Sunday, 7 November 1954 (age 64 years; as in 2018) in the Paramakudi City of Tamil Nadu. Haasan started his career as a child artist in the 1960 Tamil-language film Kalathur Kannamma, for which he won the President's Gold Medal. During this time, Haasan made brief appearances in some films including a few uncredited roles. He has acted in various languages such as Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada & Bengali. In May 2014, he was appointed as the official Indian delegate to the 67th Cannes Film Festival. While hosting the television reality show Big Boss Tamil in 2018, he justified the use of abusive words in daily social life. He is the only Indian actor to play ten different roles in a film. [154], Some of his films were inspired from Hollywood films. December 29, 2020. Avargal (1977) concerned the women's movement; for this role, he learned ventriloquism. They divorced ten years later. Hollywood filmmaker Christopher Nolan who has directed films like Interstellar, Dunkirk, Inception, The Dark Knight Trilogy among others to his credit met the south Indian superstar Kamal Haasan on the first day of his three-day visit to India. Haasan and actress Sarika began living together in 1988, marrying after the birth of their first child, Shruti (born 1986). Kamal Haasan Life Career : Kamal Haasan has introduced in Cinema … He has two brothers named Charuhasan and Chandrahasan, who are also actors. [14] He received his primary education in Paramakudi before moving to Madras (now Chennai) as his brothers pursued their higher education. Kamal Haasan‘s ex-wife Sarika, a renowned actress of '90s, has been facing a tough time with her property in Juhu, Mumbai. He has two brothers Charuhasan and Chandrahasan and one sister Nalini. Haasan has acted in over 220 films, and in 2019 he became one of the few actors in India to have completed 60 years working in cinema. [59], Haasan's next film after Manmadhan Ambu was 2013's Vishwaroopam, released in Hindi as Vishwaroop. He made his debut as a lead actor with the film “Kanyakumari” in 1974. He received his primary education in Paramakudi before moving to Madras (now Chennai) as his brothers pursued their … [19] These Tollywood films found him a large audience in Andhra Pradesh, and many of his later Tamil films were dubbed into Telugu. One such story that moved us is of actress Sarika. Interestingly, he had also worked with Ajith Kumar in Kandukondain Kandukondain. His time with the theatre company shaped Haasan's craft and kindled his interest in makeup. My feelings at the moment are of no importance. He attended Sir M.Ct.Muthiah Chettiar Boys’ Higher Secondary School and Hindu Higher Secondary School in Chennai. His father later changed his name to Kamal Haasan. [111][112] 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. bravo Kundu) in Hindi, is an upcoming Indian spy comedy-adventure film which is written, co-produced and directed by Haasan. [167], Critique, professional and public perception, Kamala Haasan – Nigazha Marutha Arputham (The Miracle that never happened) by, India's representative for the Best Foreign Language Oscar, National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Tamil, Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Actor, Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival, National Film Award for Best Costume Designer, List of awards and nominations received by Kamal Haasan, Chevalier Sivaji Ganesan Award for Excellence in Indian Cinema, "Kamal Haasan picks up the broom on his 60th birthday", "Kamal Hassan for film archive facilities in each state", "Where Kamal Haasan was really born? They were reported to have had an affair during the 1970s and their relationship was depicted in the 2008 Malayalam film Thirakkatha directed by Renjith (with Anoop Menon as Haasan and Priyamani as Srividya). [130] Other honours include Tamil Nadu State Film Awards, Nandi, Screen and Vijay Awards, including four awards for his performance in Dasavathaaram. [161][162][163] There have also been complaints about his obsession with perfection, which may have caused some of his films to run over budget. [24] After a year of starring in commercial films, Haasan won the first of three National Awards for Best Actor for his portrayal of a schoolteacher caring for an amnesia patient in Balu Mahendra's Moondram Pirai, later reprising his role in the Hindi version, Sadma. His zodiac sign is Scorpio. • In May 2019, he attracted controversy by referring to Nathuram Godse as free India’s first Hindu terrorist. [135] Recently honoured with S. S. Vasan Award for his lifetime achievement in film industry by Ananda Vikatan. Arya meets Kamal Haasan, shows his work in 'Sarpatta Parambarai' The project marks director Pa Ranjith’s first time collaboration with Arya. Stop repeating meaningless amendments, give concrete proposal: Farmers flay govt, say ready for talks. According to reports, Sarika had been left homeless after the death of her mother Kamal Thakur, here's what happened next. [61][62] Although the film was cleared by Central Board of Film Certification of India, district collectors in the state of Tamil Nadu gave orders to the theatre owners to not show Vishwaroopam, citing law and order problems, however the film released in other states with greater Muslim populations than in Tamil Nadu. – Times of India", "Kamal Haasan and Gautami part ways after living together for 13 years", "Meet the world's richest movie star, an Indian: Shah Rukh Khan", "Tamil Film Actor Sivaji Ganesan Dead Kamal Haasan to get prestigious French honour", "The Butler' opens Mumbai International Film Fest", "Kamal Haasan Live: The six hands in my flag stands for the six south Indian states", "Inside Kamal Haasan's birthday trip to Paramakudi with Charu, Shruti and Akshara: All pics", "Actor Kamal Haasan unveils bust of freedom fighter father D. Seenivasan in Thelichathanallur", "Despite columnist's gaffe, Kamal Haasan wasn't born Muslim – his original name was Parthasaraty", "Is Kamal Haasan India's next movie star-turned-politician? This was also his first collaboration with director Singeetam Srinivasa Rao. He played a rebellious young man who falls in love with an older woman. Kamal visited Srividya when she was on her deathbed in 2006. Kamal Haasan With Sarika And Little Shruti. [11], Haasan won the Rashtrapati Award (President's gold medal) for his performance in Kalathur Kannamma at age four and starred in five more films as a child. He did his primary schooling from his home. Their younger daughter, Akshara (born 1991), was assistant director for 2013's Vishwaroopam and actress for 2019's Kadaram Kondan. [124] In 2004, Virumaandi won the inaugural Best Asian film award at the Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival (PiFan). [19] During this period he focused on Bollywood remakes of his Tamil films, including Yeh To Kamaal Ho Gaya and Zara Si Zindagi. So the end result is that the star Kamal funds the technician Kamal in pursuing his dreams". it was India's entry for Best Foreign Language Film at the Academy Awards in 1986. [113][114], Known for refusing any kind of brand endorsement, Haasan endorsed Pothys for the first time in 2015. [4] Gautami wrote on her blog: "It is heartbreaking for me to have to say today that I and Mr. Haasan are no longer together. Hassan has also worked in Malayalam, Hindi, Telugu, Kannada and Bengali films. 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. [137] Veteran Tamil actor Nagesh called Haasan the best actor he had ever seen. 100 crores to join a political party, but he refused it. Kamal Haasan (brother of Charuhasan and Chandrahasan) Vani Ganapathy (first wife of Kamal) Sarika (second wife of Kamal) Shruti Haasan (daughter of Kamal Haasan and Sarika) Akshara Haasan (daughter of Kamal Haasan and Sarika) G. Venkateswaran (brother of Mani Ratnam) G. Srinivasan (brother of Mani Ratnam) Balachander cast him as the antagonist in his Sollathaan Ninaikkiren (1973). 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. In 2017, a case was filed against Kamal for hurting the religious sentiments of the people. Vishwaroopam was the highest-grossing Tamil film of 2013.[63]. Released during Tamil New Year, it was a disappointment at the box office despite positive reviews. [120], Haasan received in 1990 the Padma Shri and in 2014 the Padma Bhushan for his contributions to Indian cinema. He is the first Indian actor to get a salary of  Rs. Currently , He is hosting Bigg Boss Tamil 4 which started to telecast from October , 2020 amid the covid lockdown. [157][158] Haasan was also criticised by Nayakan's producer Muktha Srinivasan for his article in The Hindu taking unnecessary credit for that film. ", "Kamal Haasan launches eye-donation campaign", "Spreading the message of sharing and learning", "Kamal Hasan supports cause of Aids affected kids! He launched his political party ‘Makkal Needhi Maiam (People’s Justice Centre)’ on 21 February 2018. He formally announced the party's formation on 21 February 2018 in Madurai. [146][147][148][149], The animated action sequence in Quentin Tarantino's 2003 film, Kill Bill, was inspired by 2D animated sequences in an Indian film believed to be Aalavandhan. He has won four National Film Awards and 19 Filmfare Awards. His views are published in “Thedi Theerpom Va” by his fan club. Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (Chevalier) by the Government of France in 2016, Rashtrapati Award for the Best Child Artist for the film “Kalathur Kannamma” in 1960, Abraham Kovoor National Award for Humanist Activities in 2004, Kalaimamani by Government of Tamil Nadu 1980, Special Achievement Award by United Progressive Alliance in 2010, Best Actor for the film “Saagara Sangamam” in 1983, Best Actor for the film “Swathi Muthyam” in 1986, Best Actor for the film “Indrudu Chandrudu” in 1989, Best Actor for the film “Moondram Pirai” in 1983, Best Actor for the film “Nayakan” in 1988, Best Regional Film (producer) for the film “Thevar Magan” in 1992, Best story for the film “Virasat” in 1997. Kamal Haasan signed a declaration on 15 August 2002 that after his death, his organs would be donated to the Anatomy Department of the Madras Medical College. On 17 September 2020 , director Lokesh Kanakaraj announced through his Twitter handle that his next venture will have Kamal Haasan in lead role with Anirudh handling the music and movie has been temporarily named #kamal232 . [116], Haasan publishes the magazine Mayyam, by the Kamal Haasan Welfare Association (Narpani Iyakkam).His views on cinema, child and drug abuse, and the Kashmir conflict have been published as Thedi Theerpom Va (Come, Let's Find and Solve) by his fan club. His production company, Raaj Kamal Films International, has produced several of his films. Societal pressure soon caught up though and in 1988 Kamal divorced his wife Vani to formally marry Sarika. Dasavathaaram, written by Haasan and director K. S. Ravikumar, is one of the first modern science-fiction films made in India. He has produced several films under his production company ‘Raaj Kamal Films International’ founded by Kamal in 1981. 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