Cong 95
BJP 81
OTH 23

Madhya Pradesh

Cong 108
BJP 107


Cong 65
BJP 17


TDP-Cong 22


MNF 29
Cong 6
*Total Tally Reflects Leads + Wins

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 News

Cyclone Gaja: 'Rise above politics' and extend support, Kamal Haasan to Kerala CM Vijayan

Haasan wrote to the chief minister, saying Cyclone Gaja has caused "widespread damage and destruction to life and property" in the Cauvery delta and coastal districts of Tamil Nadu.

Dulquer Salmaan in Kamal Haasan's Indian 2?

Malayalam actor Dulquer Salmaan has been, reportedly, roped in to play an important role in Indian 2.

Kamal Haasan @ 64: 64 dialogues of the Ulaganayagan

Blessed with a pair of expressive eyes and facial gestures, whatever Kamal Haasan does, ensures him a permanent place in films. He speaks impeccable Tamil, and also has a sound grounding in the language.

Happy birthday Kamal Haasan: Rare photos of the Ulaganayagan

Happy birthday Kamal Haasan: Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan turns 64 today. Here are some throwback photos of the Ulaganayagan.

Kadaram Kondan first look: Kamal Haasan unveils Vikram's terrific avatar

Kadaram Kondan first look: Kamal Haasan’s Raaj Kamal Film International is bankrolling the Vikram starrer along with Trident Arts.

Kamal Haasan on 2.0: The film will be a milestone in Rajinikanth's career

Kamal Haasan has given his best wishes to Rajinikanth. Asia's most expensive film, 2.0, has generated a lot of buzz for its powerhouse cast, lavish budget and visual effects. This movie will mark Akshay Kumar’s entry into the South film industry.

Kamal Haasan was offered Akshay Kumar's role in 2.0, reveals Shankar

2.0: Director Shankar reveals that Akshay Kumar's character in 2.0 has many dimensions and the audience will like it.

Kamal Haasan: Will join hands with Congress if they break alliance with DMK

Kamal’s reverence towards Congress hasn’t come as a surprise. Earlier this June, he met Congress president Rahul Gandhi in New Delhi to discuss the political situation in Tamil Nadu. But this is the first time he has spoken out against the DMK.

Kamal Haasan speaks on Chinmayi's allegations against Vairamuthu

Kamal Haasan on Friday said that women should be encouraged to speak up while expressing solidarity with the ongoing #MeToo movement.

Kamal Haasan discusses his life in detail on Mega Icons

Kamal Haasan also revealed that his father D Srinivasan pushed him towards becoming an artiste by enrolling him for training under legendary playwright and filmmaker TK Shanmugam.

Kamal Haasan Videos

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.


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