Name: Kamal Haasan
Date of Birth: 7 November 1954
Birthplace: Paramakkudi, Tamil Nadu, India
Address: 63, Luz Church Road, Mylapore,Chennai 600004
His growth as an actor was under the guidance of director, K Balachander which began with “Apoorva Raagangal”. Kamal, who has experimented with characterization has given several unforgettable performances- as a village idiot in 'Padhinaaru Vayadhinile' (Tamil,1977), a love-struck youth in 'Ek duje ke liye' (Hindi, 1981), a mafia boss in 'Naayagan' (Tamil, 1987), a triple role in 'Apoorva Sahodarargal' (Tamil, 1989), a mentally-challenged lover in 'Guna' (Tamil, 1991), a cross-dressed nanny in 'Avvai Shanmughi' (Tamil, 1996), an old patriot in 'Indian' (Tamil, 1996) etc. His production 'Hey Ram' (2000) and 'Aalavandhan' (2001).