By Krishna B Nair | Galatta | 09:26 AM
Actor-writer-director-producer-singer-lyricist Kamal Haasan, turns sixty one today. The child prodigy who was born on November 7, 1954 at at Paramakudi in Tamil Nadu has entertained us for another year of his life. Starting his career as a child artiste at the age of 4, the actor has been in the cinema industry for more than 5 decades. The legendary actor has acted in over 200 films in all south Indian languages and also in Bollywood. Moondram Pirai, Saagara Sangamam, Nayagan,16 Vayathinile, Aval Oru Thodarkathai, Avvai Shahmughi, Sigappu Rojakkal, Varumayin Niram Sigappu, Guna, Kaathala Kaathala, Apoorva Sagodharargal, Indian, Anbe Sivam, Thevar Magan, Vasool Raja MBBS, Hey Ram, Virumaandi, Vishwaroopam and Dasavathaaram are few of his top listed films.
The actor who is known for his versatility has bagged over a total of 19 filmfare awards in 5 languages and also three National Awards. In the year 1994, Kamal was also honoured with Padma Sri and in 2014 he was felicitated with Padma Bhushan. As part of Kamal Haasan's 61st birthday celebration, the volunteers of the Kamal Narpani Iyakkam will be engaged in various social welfare activities. The Thoongaavanam star Kamal Haasan is also likely to lead the volunteers.
Galatta Media wish the inimitable Ulaganayagan Kamal Haasan a very happy birthday and more success in the years to come! To know more about the actor check out the exclusive feature:'DASavathaaram' in Galatta.com!