Ajith Kumar is an South Indian film actor, Mainly works in Tamil film Industry. He was born on May 1, 1971 at Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India. His father is P. Subramaniam and mother Mohini. Ajith Married actress Shalini in 2000. The pair having a daughter Anoushka and a son Aadvik.
Kalaimamani Award in 2010
Filmfare Award for Best Actor Tamil – Vaali in 1999
Filmfare Award for Best Actor Tamil – Villain in 2002
Filmfare Award for Best Actor Tamil – Varalaru in 2006
Ajith started his acting career at the age of 18. He acted in Veedu En Kanavar as a school student. He debuted with a Tamil movie Amaravathi, Then acted in a Telugu movie Prema Pusthakam. In 1993 Ajith played a small role in the Arvind Swamy starrer Paasamalargal.
Ajith first major success movie is Aasai, The film directed by Vasanth and produced by Mani Ratnam. He played the lead in Kalloori Vaasal co-starring Prashanth and Pooja Bhatt. The film Villain, in this Ajith appeared in dual roles, one as a mentally ill handicap, its became a blockbuster and in return earning Ajith his second Filmfare Best Tamil Actor Award. Ajith then starred in Billa, which became a blockbuster.
Ajith Kumar was brand ambassador in Tamil Nadu for Nescafes. Ajith is one among very few Indians to race in International arena and only Indian actor to compete in Formula championships. He raced in the 2010 Formula 2 Championship along with two other Indians, Armaan Ebrahim and Parthiva Sureshwaren.
Movies Acted by Ajith Kumar
1993: Amaravathi(Tamil), Prema Pusthakam(Telugu)
1994: Paasamalargal, Pavithra
1995: Rajavin Parvaiyile, Aasai
1996: Vaanmathi, Kalloori Vaasal, Minor Mappillai, Kadhal Kottai
1997: Nesam, Raasi, Ullaasam, Pagaivan, Rettai Jadai Vayasu
1998: Kadhal Mannan, Aval Varuvala, Unnidathil Ennai Koduthen, Uyirodu Uyiraga
1999: Thodarum, Unnai Thedi, Vaali, Anantha Poongatre, Nee Varuvai Ena, Amarkalam
2000: Mugavaree, Kandukondain Kandukondain, Unnai Kodu Ennai Tharuven
2001: Citizen, Poovellam Un Vasam, Asoka
2002: Red, Raja, Villain
2003: Ennai Thalatta Varuvala, Anjaneya
2004: Jana, Attagasam
2006: Paramasivan, Thirupathi, Varalaru
2007: Aalwar, Kireedam, Billa
2012: Billa II, English Vinglish
2015: Yennai Arindhaal