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.

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Rajinikanth meets Kamal Haasan, invites him to daughter's wedding

Soundarya Rajinikanth is set to marry businessman and actor Vishagan Vanangamudi on February 11, 2019, in Chennai.

Is it going to be Akshay Kumar or Abhishek Bachchan for Indian 2?

If Abhishek Bachchan agrees to star in Indian 2, this will be his first direct Tamil film. If Akshay Kumar finalises the film, Indian 2 will be the second consecutive project with Lyca Productions and Shankar after 2.0.


Kamal Haasan's Indian 2 goes on floors

In one of the new Indian 2 posters, the aged vigilante Senapthy is seen sitting at a desk surrounded by old files and a laptop. The tagline reads, “older, wiser, deadlier”.

Kamal Haasan's Indian: A millennial's take

Shankar directorial Indian, starring Kamal Haasan, Manisha Koirala, Urmila Matondkar, Sukanyam Nedumudi Venu, Senthil and Goundamani among others, is a movie that was relevant back then and is still very much relevant today.

Indian 2 shooting to begin tomorrow: The 'older, wiser, deadlier' Senapathy is back

The latest Indian 2 poster has actor-politician Kamal Haasan sporting the look of the popular octogenarian character Senapathy, a vigilante in khaki.

Siddharth in Kamal Haasan's Indian 2?

Siddharth might join Kamal Haasan, Nedumudi Venu and Kajal Aggarwal for Shankar directorial Indian 2.


What makes Kamal Haasan's Anbe Sivam a timeless classic

Anbe Sivam is a 2003 Tamil film which starred Kamal Haasan and R Madhavan in significant roles. The movie was helmed by Sundar C with a script by Kamal Haasan himself.

Indian 2 movie first look: Kamal Haasan is back as Senapathi

Indian 2 first look: Director Shankar on Tuesday unveiled the first look of upcoming Kamal Haasan starrer Indian 2. The film will go on floors from January 18. The music of the sequel to the 1996 blockbuster Indian will be composed by Anirudh Ravichander.

Celebrating 25 years of Kamal Haasan's Mahanadi

When you see Mahanadi, you don’t see Kamal Haasan. You only see Krishnaswamy. You feel for him. You empathise with him and his pain.

Signing Indian 2 has been a step up in my career: Kajal Aggarwal

Kajal Aggarwal says she is quite excited about her role in Kamal Haasan's Indian 2. The actor also has the Tamil remake of Queen, Paris Paris, in her kitty.

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Vidya Balan, Kamal Haasan, Yuvraj Singh, Leander Paes honoured by government

Bollywood celebrities, academicians, sportsperson and others were honoured with prestigious Padma Awards.

Meet the contestants of Bigg Boss Tamil Season 2

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


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

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

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

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.

When Shah Rukh Khan, Kamal Haasan and Amitabh Bachchan met Christopher Nolan

Filmmaker Christopher Nolan spoke about preserving celluloid in the digital age at the Reframing the Future of Film event in Mumbai. The ace filmmaker also met Shah Rukh Khan, Kamal Haasan and Amitabh Bachchan on the sidelines of the event.

Kamal Haasan, Rajinikanth and Suriya attend Keerthana and Akshay's wedding

Keerthana, the daughter of actors Parthepan and Seetha, got hitched on Thursday to film editor Sreekar Prasad's son Akshay in Chennai on Thursday. The event saw several political and film personalities in attendance.


Photos: Kamal Haasan makes big political debut

Veteran Tamil actor Kamal Haasan launched his political party in Madurai on Wednesday.

Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan cross paths at Natchathira Vizha 2018

At Natchathira Vizha 2018, Kamal Haasan and Rajinikanth make their first public appearance together post the latter's announcement about political entry.

Vishwaroopam 2: Kamal Haasan is back on the sets, doing what he does best

After creating ripples in the national politics for the better part of this year, movie-demi god Kamal Haasan is back doing what he does best. He has resumed for shooting of his film Vishwaroopam 2.

From SRK and Kajol's secret jokes to Amitabh Bachchan and Kamal Haasan's discussion, the highlights of 23rd Kolkata International Film Festival

The 23rd Kolkata International Film Festival will last over eight days from November 10 to November 17. This year, the festival will feature 142 movies from 65 countries in 19 categories. At the opening ceremony of Kolkata International Film Festival, the giants of Indian cinema Amitabh Bachchan, Kamal Haasan, Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol were seen on stage.

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5 Reasons To Watch Vishwaroopam 2

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

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.