Ashwin Kumar has become one of the popular names of Tamil Nadu, thanks to the massive success of his participation in the Vijay TV show, Cook with Comali. The show gave Ashwin the much needed breakthrough and he turned out to be one of the most loved personalities of the show. Due credits to Sivaangi, Pugazh, Bala, and others, who played a crucial role in making Ashwin open up in the show. Things look bright for the young actor and we can expect him to sign several movies in the coming months. He will be making his debut as a lead actor with a new film which will be produced by R Ravindran under the banner of Trident Arts.

Directed by debutant Hari Haran, Ashwin Kumar will be sharing screen space with his Cook with Comali partner, Pugazh, who is now one of the most sought after comedians in Tamil cinema. The fans are highly excited and eagerly looking forward to witnessing Ashwin and Pugazh together on the big screen for the first time. This new film is said to be a feel good romantic drama and it is currently in the final stages of pre production.

Meanwhile, Ashwin took to his Instagram page last night to inform that he underwent Covid - 19 test and the result turned out to be negative. Ashwin's official statement read, "Lucky to have escaped the wrath of Covid - 19 for the 2nd time in the past 6 months. Tested negative today. Request each & everyone of you to take it very seriously. #StayHome. #StaySafe. #Maskup.". This statement from Ashwin has come as a relief for his fans and well wishers. Meanwhile, Ashwin Kumar is celebrating his birthday today (May 7) and wishes have been pouring in from all quarters for the talented actor. Ashwin will be looking to continuing his Cook with Comali momentum with his film career as well and let us also wish the same.

For now, check out Ashwin Kumar's official statement regarding his Covid 19 test result here: