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Kamal Haasan Wiki, Biography, Bollywood Hit Movies List, Film Awards, Famous Role, Age, Height, Weight Etc.

Kamal Haasan the most complete actor of Indian cinema who mainly works in Tamil movies. He has also acted in Bollywood, Malyalam, Kannada and Telugu movies. He made his debut in Bollywood with 1981 classical Ek Duuje Ke Liye .Kamal Haasan is one of the fewest actors of south film industry who has won filmfare best actor award in bollywood, he won the best actor award for Saagar in 1985. Many co-actors, directors and producers who have worked with has said that there are many things he can do that no other actor can. Veteran Tamil actor Nagesh called Kamal Haasan the best actor he had ever seen. Kamal’s contributions to India film industry have been praised by his peers in the Indian film industry, including Amitabh Bachchan, Mohanlal, Venkatesh, Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir Khan.Younger actors (Suriya and Madhavan) and filmmakers (Bala and Gautham Menon) have been inspired by him. Many famous Holywood directors like Barrie M. Osburne and oscar winning director Ang Lee were also stunned by Kamal’s knowledge of literature, history and films. Barrie M. Osburne even call Kamal Haasan as film encyclopedic.

Kamal Haasan Age, Biography & Personal Information

Real Name Parathasarathi Srinivasan
Nickname Universal Hero
Date of Birth 7th November 1954
Age (as in 2018) 63
Profession Actor / Producer / Director / Politician
Debut Film Arangetram ( 1970, Tamil Movie )
Ek Duuje Ke Liye ( 1981, Bollywood Movie )
Most Successful Movie Vishwaroopam (2013, Tamil Movie)
Successful Films Vishwaroopam II, Vishwaroopam, Dasavathaaram, Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu, Chachi 420, Indian, Thevar Magan, Nayakan, Saagar,Apoorva Sagodharargal, Ek Duuje Ke Liye
Awards / Honours Padma Shri 1990 – Arts,
Padma Bhushan 2014 – Arts,
Ordre des Arts et des Lettres 2016 – Chevalier,
CNN-IBN Indian of the Year – 2010,
National Film Award 1983 – Best Actor – Moondram Pirai,
National Film Award 1988 – Best Actor – Nayakan,
National Film Award 1996 – Best Actor – Indian,
Mumbai International Film Festival 2013- Lifetime Achievement Award,
Filmfare Award 1985 – Best Actor – Saagar,
Filmfare Awards South 1974 – Best Actor – Kanyakumari,
Filmfare Awards South 1978 – Best Actor – Sigappu Rojakal,
Filmfare Awards South 1989 – Best Actor – Apoorva Sagodharargal
Famous Roles Srinivasan (Seenu) – Moondram Pirai ( Remade in Hindi as Sadma),
Raja – Saagar,
Sivaiah – Swathi Muthyam,
Sakthivelu “Velu” Naicker – Nayakan ( Remade in Hindi as Dayavan ),
Shakthivel – Thevar Magan ( Remade in Hindi as Virasat ),
Senapati, Chandra Bose – Hindustani,
Jaiprakash Paswan(Lakshmi Godbhole) – Chachi 420,
Saket Ram – Hey Ram,
Raghavan – Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu,
Wisam Ahmed Kashmiri – Vishwaroopam
Philanthropy / Social Work Kamal Haasan converted his fan club into welfare organisations and involved in social-service activities through the clubs.His fan club Kamal Narpani Iyakkam (Kamal Welfare Association) organise blood- and eye-donation drives, donate educational materials to students. Kamal Haasan was project ambassador for Hridayaragam 2010, which raised funds for an orphanage for HIV/AIDS-affected children. He donates his income earned from product endorsement to children affected from AIDS / HIV. Kamal Haasan was nominated by the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the Swachh Bharat Campaign. He chose to clean the Madambakkam lake in Chennai on 7 November 2014.
Controversies Kamal Haasan movie Thevar Maagan was criticised for equating violence with the Thevar community Hey Ram movie which was based on Mahatma Gandhi assassination. Some political parties protested against the movie who insisted that the film portrayed Gandhi in a negative light
Kamal Haasan 2004 movie Vasool Raja MBBS was targeted by president of the Tamil Nadu Medical Council that time K R Balasubramanian who filed a petition objecting to the title because according to him it ridiculed the medical fraternity.
His movie Vishwaroopam release was banned in Tamil Nadu by then state govt under the pressure of Muslim civic organisations and later released on 2 February 2013

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