He has appeared at functions as a special guest, and has enjoyed particularly close links with technology company, , whom he signed on as his media partner for all his future releases after expressing satisfaction at the website they created for. In 2016, signed him to work as a goodwill ambassador in helping promote action against leprosy. Madhavan is an Indian film actor who is popular for his roles in south and Bollywood films. Madhavan has also hosted live events, notably the in 2013 with.
Madhavan next appeared as a police officer in 's Tamil film 2012 , an action entertainer featuring an ensemble cast of , and. He also made an appearance for Chennai Rhinos in the , playing against Karnataka Bulldozers. He was also the host of the 55th in in 2008 and then also the Vijay Awards in 2013. In 2016, Madhavan stated that he would only take part in television commitments for money, while he does not consider his payment when signing on to appear in films. After gaining lot of weight for his upcoming movie Rocketry: The Nambi Effect, Madhavan is back to gym to shed all those extra kilos.
After appearing in commercials and in small roles, he later gained in the through 's successful romance film 2000. Madhavan was cast alongside in 2003 , which told the story of an unexpected journey from to of two men who are polar opposites. Madhavan then collaborated with Mani Ratnam for the fifth time with in the biopic 2007 , co-starring , and. Madhavan announced a sabbatical from films in late 2010 citing he would take the time off to visit London, lose weight, play golf, take treatment for his knee injury and spend time with family.
He also went through a body conditioning regime in Los Angeles prior to joining the film's set and learnt boxing to essay the role of a former boxer. In 2010, along with his cast and crew from , he helped raise Rs. Madhavan bulked up and sported a shaven look for the first time in his career to resemble the character of a ruffian and shot for the film through the sync sound technique. Moreover, most of his Tamil films are dubbed into Telugu, where he has created a box office market without appearing in a single straight Telugu film as a lead actor. Besides, Madhavan was last seen in Tamil in a special appearance in the film Magalir Mattum and Aanand L. His younger sister, Devika, is a software engineer settled in the United Kingdom.
After the success of his first , the producers of his previous film, Shanti Shanti Shanti, dubbed the film into Tamil and released it as Relax, to capitalise on Madhavan's new-found success. Apart from portraying the lead role, Madhavan worked on the film as a dialogue writer and played an active role in determining the crew of the movie. He appeared in leading roles in 's and , while he gained further popularity portraying the character of Shekhar in. In 2002, Madhavan played the role of a novelist in Mani Ratnam's alongside actresses , and.
As the actor turns 49, we bring you the best and the hottest pictures from the actors Instagram account that will definitely make you fall in love with this Tamil star all over again. He talks about whether a Rajinikanth or a Shah Rukh Khan is possible anymore, and about the differences between Bollywood and the Tamil film industry -- including Dhanush's role in Raanjhanaa. A Art : Vinoth Rajkumar Stunts : Dhilip Subbarayan Dialogues : K. In October 2007, Madhavan founded the production company, Leukos Films, and consequently bought the rights of his film, , from producers and. Furthermore, he has been a guest judge in the Indian television show,.
The dashing star won the hearts of the audience with his romantic hero image. For dubbing purposes, Madhavan wore metal braces inside his teeth, in order to create the effect of having a lisp that most boxers have from sporting injuries. Tell us which is your favourite R. He experienced box office success in Hindi films for the first time through his role in 's 2006.
The three films made average returns at the box office, though Madhavan's performances were appreciated by critics. In this pursuit, our regularly updated articles attempt to go beyond the obvious to focus trends and styles that shed light on how you can dress to impress! Sarita has worked as a costume designer in a few of Madhavan's films, most notably for 2009 , when she worked along with , the wife of Madhavan's co-star, , for their respective husbands. Portraying the character of Karthik Varadharajan, a young husband experiencing difficulties with his marriage. His father Ranganathan was a management executive in and his mother, Saroja was a manager in the.