Actor Kamal Haasan, who made his debut in film as a child actor in Kalathur Kannamma which starred Gemini Ganesh and Savithri in the lead roles, reminisced about ‘Gemini Mama’ and said that he was the first ‘cinema hero’ he had met on set. She won the Filmfare for Best Female Playback Singer- … Kaaviya Thalaivi, Naan Avan Illai, Mayabazaar, Kappalotiya Thamizhan, Missiamma, Then Nilavu and Vanjikottai Valiban were among his many notable films. She is the voice actor of Elsa in the Tamil version of Frozen 2. More recently, actor Dulquer Salmaan essayed the role of Gemini Ganesh in the Telugu-Tamil biopic of actor Savithri. DMK MLA Saravanan, who is … This is best evinced in how he took up a number of roles where he played the supportive male character in films which had his female co-stars essaying strong roles,” she said. The actor was later shifted to the intensive care unit due to respiratory distress. “The simplicity with which he led his life permeated into his acting and movies as well. He has also acted in Rasathi, a TV serial. It’s a support for truth and fairness in journalism. Printable version | Nov 27, 2020 11:07:40 AM | https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/gemini-ganesh-never-differentiated-between-people/article33128566.ece, DMK youth wing leader was about to begin poll campaign in Thirukuvalai. 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As we fight disinformation and misinformation, and keep apace with the happenings, we need to commit greater resources to news gathering operations. Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! While many remember Sivaji Ganesan and my grandmother Savithri from the film Pasamalar, I enjoyed my grandfather’s performance a lot in that film,” he added. He also informed that his cancer has progressed to a critical stage and that his treatment costs are being borne by Surya Trust managed by the MLA. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time. On his centenary birth anniversary, actor Gemini Ganesh is still hailed as the unparalleled ‘kaadhal mannan’ or ‘King of Romance’. After MGR, no actor has got the most power in politics in Tamil Nadu. In a post on his social media page, the actor said he considered it an honour to have been able to play the role of Gemini Ganesh onscreen. Cyclone Nivar is expected to intensify into a 'very severe cyclonic storm' and cross Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts between Karaikal and Mamallapuram on the late evening of November 25, the IMD said. “I have organically learnt many things from him. He gained popularity in the 2013 film "Varuthapadatha Valibar Sangam.". After he was admitted to a private hospital in Madurai, a video, that was shot by a relative, went viral. He has been seen in movies such as Varuthapadatha Valibar Sangam, Kizhakku Cheemayile and more. This created a huge buzz in the state and many came forward to help him. On the occasion of his birth centenary, his daughter, a leading obstetrician and fertility specialist Kamala Selvaraj released a series of videos on her YouTube channel featuring several members of the Tamil film fraternity who spoke about their association with the veteran actor. My favourite films of his were Missiamma and Mayabazaar. An endoscopy procedure was performed to place an oesophageal stent, he added. With just six months left for the Assembly elections, Union Home Minister and senior BJP leader Amit Shah will meet office-bearers of the party's Tamil Nadu unit … Actor-turned-politician Khushbu Sundar was travelling in her car when it was hit by a tanker near Melmaruvathur. MADURAI: Actor and comedian Thavasi (60), who had played supporting roles in over 100 Tamil movies, died at a private hospital around 8 pm on Monday, after battling oesophageal cancer. The Hindu has always stood for journalism that is in the public interest. Thirty years ago, Thavasi began his career with the film "Kizhakku Cheemaiyile," with his last film being the yet-to-be-released Rajinikanth-starrer "Annathe." Please follow all safety measures. Show us some love! His contemporary, veteran actor Vyjayanthimala, who has starred opposite him in several films, recalled him as a jovial, cheerful person on set who was very easy to get along with. MLA Saravanan also saw the message and had offered to treat him for free. Your support for our journalism is invaluable.   |  A+A A-, Actor Thavasi in Tamil movie 'Karuppan'. “He struck a sort of balance onscreen which made his acting honest and sincere. He has also acted in Rajini Murugan and Appukutty's Azhagarsamiyin Kuthirai.

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