Kamal Haasan has carved his niche and garnered his fame with his iconic roles and films. Over the past six decades, the actor has charmed his audiences with his talented acting skills and performances. Born in Ramanathapuram, Madras State, now Tamil Nadu, the actor is born to parents D. Srinivasan, a lawyer by profession and mother Rajalakshmi, a homemaker. For his work over the past decades, Haasan has won three national awards for his films and over nineteen Filmfare awards and has been winning the hearts of his fans with his stellar performances.
Born on November 7, 1954, Haasan has worked as an actor, dancer, director, producer, playback singer, lyricists, and politician. The actor received his primary education in Paramakudi before shifting to Madras, now Chennai and continued his education in Santhome. On a constant encouragement from his father, Haasan was always attracted to films and fine arts. Over the years the actor has worked particularly in the Tamil Cinema, and also in Telegu, Malayalam, Kannada, Hindi and Bengali films. As the iconic actor turns 65 today and marks 60 years in cinema too, here are six iconic roles of the enigmatic superstar. Also Read: Ahead Of Kamal Haasan's 65th Birthday Celebrations, Fans Trend ‘Kamal 60’ On Social Media For This Reason
1983 film Sadma – Directed by Balu Mahendra, this Kamal Haasan, and Sridevi film is considered as one of the most iconic films of both the stars. The film is a love story, the chemistry between Kamal Haasan and Sridevi is unmissable. Sadma surely leaves you in tears with Kamal Haasan and Sridevi’s acting skills through the climax of the film
1997 film Chachi 420 – Released on December 19, 1997, Chachi 420 is one of Kamal Haasan’s most iconic and most remembered roles. With Kamal Haasan best at his double role acting, the actor nailed his performance in the film, as he turns a woman to stay close to his daughter, post his separation with his wife.
1996 film Indian – Starring Kamal Haasan, Manisha Koirala, Urmila Matondkar, Sukanya, Goundamani, and Senthil in pivotal roles, the film Indian is a vigilante action film. For his performance in the film, Kamal Haasan won a National Film Award and a Filmfare Award for his stellar performance.
2013 film Vishwaroopam – The film saw Kamal Haasan as a producer, writer, director and actor in lead roles. One of the iconic films of the actor, in Vishwaroopam, Kamal Haasan played his character well and received a lot of applaud for the same.
1989 film Apoorva Sagodharargal – Helmed by Singeetam Srinivasa Rao, the 1989 film saw Kamal Haasan portraying double roles in the film. With his talented acting skills, Haasan nailed his character as a Dwarf man in the film.
2008 film Dasavathaaram – The film is a science fiction disaster film, starring Kamal Haasan who also wrote the film. For his role in the film, the actor underwent major prosthetics and make-up and won a lot of acclaim for his performance.
Kamal Haasan has won a lot of acclaim for his iconic roles and acting skills in his movies and continues to maintain his charm over us. After being awarded many notable awards and accolades, the actor will always hold a special place in the hearts of all his fans.
Wishing the superstar a very Happy Birthday..
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