Kamal Haasan has had a prolific career. Having worked in over 200 movies, the superstar has literally conquered several film industries in India delivering blockbusters like Moondram Pirai, Nayagan, Indian, Pushpaka Vimana, Raja Paarvai, Apoorva Sagodharargal and Michael Madhana Kama Rajan among others. His memorable Bollywood films are Ek Duuje Ke Liye, Chahchi 420, Saagar, Hey Ram and Sadma. After working with the biggest names in the industry, Haasan took the political route and launched his political party, Makkal Needhi Maiam, earlier this year.
Haasan is a recipient of the Kalaimamani award, the Padma Shri and the Padma Bhushan. He has also won four National Film Awards, the second highest by any Indian actor, apart from nineteen Filmfare Awards.
As the thespian turns 64 today, here is a look at photos from the Express Archive.