Actor Karthik, fondly called the Navarasa Nayagan, celebrates his 54th birthday today! Son of the yesteryear star Muthuraman, he began his acting career in the 1981 movie Alaigal Oivathillai. Karthik was one of the top stars of the 80's and the 90's with a huge female fan following. Now, the stylish star is working on the upcoming Dhanush movie Anegan, under KV Anand's direction. Karthik's son Gautham Karthik is also beginning to carve a niche for himself, in K-town.

Galatta Media wishes Karthik a very Happy Birthday and a healthy and successful year ahead!