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Kamal Haasan

Kamal Haasan is Indian's one of the most popular and finest actors. He started his acting career as a child actor when he just three-and-a-half-year-old with 1959 film Kalathur Kannamma. As an adult, he made his film debut in a minor role with 1973 film Arangetram, In his decorated career spanning more than 50 years, the actor has contributed to the Indian film industry in various capacities as a writer, director, playback singer, producer, lyricist and choreographer. He has more than 200 film titles to his credit and has worked in various languages including Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Hindi and one Bengali film. He has won various accolades both at home and overseas. He has been honoured with Padma Shri in 1990, the Padma Bhushan in 2014. Besides winning three National Awards, he has also won the coveted French honour of Chevalier Award. He is the second Tamil actor to have won this French award after thespian Sivaji Ganesan. His 1987 film Nayakan has been named among the Time magazine's 100 all-times best movies. He was twice married and divorced and has two daughters from his second marriage named Shruti Haasan and Akshara Haasan. He recently broke up with his long time live-in partner, Gautami.


Kamal Haasan on Vikram success, making movies like Anbe Sivam, Mahanadhi: 'Audience is a multi-headed monster'

August 05, 2022 7:15 pm

Kamal Haasan recently said that if his films like Moondram Pirai, Mahanadhi and Anbe Sivam came out today, they will be as successful as Vikram.

Vikram director Lokesh Kanagaraj takes break from social media, vows to return soon

August 02, 2022 6:41 pm

In a tweet, Lokesh Kanagaraj announced that he will be unavailable on social media for a while.

Kamal Haasan's Indian 2 to go on floors in September?

July 28, 2022 9:52 am

Indian 2, which will be directed by Shankar, was earlier rumoured to be shelved. However, fresh reports suggest otherwise.

Kamal Haasan to produce film with Udhayanidhi Stalin in the lead

July 26, 2022 5:36 pm

After collaborating for Vikram, Kamal Haasan and Udhayanidhi Stalin are coming together for another project.

Inside Red Giant Movies celebration: This is what Aamir Khan and Kamal Haasan said

July 26, 2022 4:54 pm

The event organized by Red Giant Movies was attended by the who's who of Tamil cinema, including Kamal Haasan, Gautham Menon and Simbu among others. Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan was also in attendance.

‘Mr Hitler, this is not Germany’: Kamal Haasan hits out at Parliament’s censor order

July 16, 2022 7:26 am

Calling it an order that chokes “democracy”, Kamal Hassan said: “Our honourable PM must understand that this is not Germany.”

After box office, Kamal Haasan's Vikram creates records on OTT

July 13, 2022 2:32 pm

Vikram is the biggest ever commercial hit in Kamal Haasan's career spanning over six decades.

Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Chiranjeevi and Mohanlal congratulate Ilaiyaraaja for his Rajya Sabha nomination

July 07, 2022 12:37 pm

Ilaiyaraaja was nominated to the Rajya sabha along with sports icon P T Usha, popular screenwriter V Vijayendra Prasad and philanthropist and spiritual leader Veerendra Heggade.

The best and worst Tamil movies of 2022 so far: Vikram, Beast, Don, Valimai

July 08, 2022 8:27 am

In the first half of 2022, some of the biggest stars of Tamil cinema picked shallow movies that had little to offer to the audience.

Shruti Haasan on father Kamal Haasan's Vikram: 'Really liked it, happy for dad...'

July 05, 2022 1:03 pm

Shruti Haasan is very happy about Vikram's mega success. The actioner stars her father and superstar Kamal Haasan in the lead.


Meet the contestants of Bigg Boss Tamil Season 4

October 05, 2020 10:21 am

Before we see the real action kicking off inside the Bigg Boss Tamil season 4 house, here's a list of all the contestants who will entertain us in the Kamal Haasan hosted reality show.

Inside Bigg Boss Tamil 4 house, see photos

October 04, 2020 1:52 pm

Here is a glimpse of the Kamal Haasan-hosted Bigg Boss Tamil 4's house.

Kamal Haasan, Kapil Dev and others launch the first look of Ranveer Singh's 83

January 26, 2020 11:43 am

After releasing the first look of actors from the upcoming film 83, Ranveer Singh, in the presence of legendary actor Kamal Haasan, launched the official poster of the film in Chennai.

Ungal Naan: Rajinikanth, Ilaiyaraaja, AR Rahman among others celebrate 60 years of Kamal Haasan

November 18, 2019 12:11 pm

The film fraternity came together at Ungal Naan to honour Kamal Haasan as he completed 60 years in the Tamil film industry.

Rajinikanth, Mani Ratnam and others at the inauguration of Raaj Kamal Films International's new office

November 08, 2019 4:30 pm

Kamal Haasan's production house Raaj Kamal Films International's new office got inaugurated on Friday. Rajinikanth, Vairamuthu and Mani Ratnam among others graced the event.

Inside Kamal Haasan's birthday celebration

November 07, 2019 4:30 pm

Kamal Haasan celebrated his 65th birthday with his family and party members.

Kamal Haasan turns 65: Rare photos of Ulaganayagan

November 07, 2019 10:38 am

Kamal Haasan birthday special: As beloved actor and politician turns a year older today, we take a look at his rare photos.

Celeb spotting: Deepika Padukone, Salman Khan, Kamal Haasan and others

July 18, 2018 7:37 am

While Salman Khan shot an entertaining episode of Dus Ka Dum, Deepika Padukone and Kamal Haasan were spotted at the airport.

Meet the contestants of Bigg Boss Tamil Season 2

September 29, 2018 8:13 pm

From Yashika Anand to Mumtaz here's the final list of the contestants of Bigg Boss Tamil season 2.

Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Vijay and Suriya protest over Cauvery, Sterlite issues

April 08, 2018 6:45 pm

The who's who of Tamil film industry including Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Vijay, Suriya among others participated in a protest held by the Nadigar Sangam in support of multiple issues that have been dominating the political landscape of Tamil Nadu.


5 Reasons To Watch Vishwaroopam 2

June 22, 2020 6:19 pm

Vishwaroopam 2 is a sequel to the 2010 film Vishwaroopam. Written, directed and co-produced by Kamal Haasan, the film also stars Pooja Kumar, Andrea Jeremiah, Waheeda Rehman, Shekhar Kapur and Rahul Bose.

Kamal Haasan makes grand debut on Twitter

January 27, 2016 12:03 pm

New Delhi, Jan 27 (ANI): 'Joining the league of several actors, noted Indian actor Kamal Haasan made a grand entry on Twitter on the occasion of Republic Day. The south superstar's first tweet was a video of the rendition of the National Anthem in his voice. Kamal Haasan captioned the video as, "India's freedom struggle remains unique even today. Respecting it is d only way to keep it and set new world standards." The actor's account which was verified within a few hours of his first tweet got over 30,000 followers in 24 hours. Kamal Haasan's elder daughter Shruti Haasan also welcomed the actor on the micro blogging site by citing him as his "most favourite person". The actor, who has won several accolades throughout his career, is one of the popular and biggest stars of cinema in south India.