Ajith Kumar is an Indian actor who is predominantly known for his work in Tamil cinema. Starting as supporting artist in a Tamil film in 1995, the actor has done close to 60 movies. He also acted in a Telugu and a Hindi movie. The actor bagged three National Awards and multiple state awards for his acting prowess. The actor got his moniker Thala, leader in Tamil, after he shot to fame with movie in the same name. In addition
to his acting, he also participated in 2004 British Formula 3 season as a Formula Two racing driver. He was ranked third best Indian racer then.