Archive for the ‘Actor Vikram’ Category
Kanthaswamy Audio launch function took place at Chennai Trade Center at around 7.30 p.m on May 17, 2009. The programmed was started with the illumination of the ‘Kuthu Vilakku’ by five famous personalities, Kavitha Natrajan, daughter of Kalaipuli S Dhanu, Manjari Susi Ganesan, ‘Ceylon’ Mani, Nallammai Ramanathan, Abirami mall, decision-making director and Seema Agarwal.
There was a dance presentation from the ‘Alegra’ song by actress Shriya Saran along with Italian models on stage. The Shriya told that the song was close to her heart and is full of life. The Shriya praised Vikram, calling him a fantastic actor and one of the most excellent actors in the country. She also said that only Vikram can make the unfeasible, possible.
Director Susi Ganesan who spoke during the release thanked all the contributors who have played a great role in adopting 30 villages. He also said that he established around 1000 responses when they announced the village receipt plan, but due to financial restraint where only able to adopt 30 villages which include the native village of Susi Ganesan. Some of the well-known donors were Kuwait Raja, Kalpathi S Agoram, Venkatachalam, Ganesan, Veeramani, Abiramani Ramananthan, Subramanian, A G Nayagan, Nalli Kuppusamy, Satya Jyothi Thyagarajan, Ramesh Babu and many others.
Director Susi Ganesan said that Vikram has sung 4 songs out the total of 8 songs in the movie. Vikram was all praises for Devi Sri Prasad and affirmed that his son and daughter are great fans of the composer.
A marriage hall was donated by the producer of the movie Dhanu for the village acceptance cause and the curtain was raised by the chief guest of the event Oscar winner A R Rahman. Cheques were given to the representatives of the 30 villages by A R Rahman.
‘Abirami’ Ramanathan the distributor of the movie and Dr. Chockalingam, Cardiologist spoke in the occasion.
Aglio Marcoci who is the dispenser for Italy gave away the ‘Cultural Diplomat’ Award to the director of Kanthaswamy Susi Ganesan. Marcoci also adopted two villages during the occasion.
The audio was launch by the Kanthaswamy team and was received by ‘Chiyan’ Vikram.
Dhill is a film which gave a big break for actor vikram after Sethu. The film was released in the year 2001 directed by dharani. Being his second film he has done a very good job by giving a massive hit. He is a friend of actor vikram. The collection for the film crossed 100 million rupees at the box office. The story is about the hurdules faced by velu (Vikram) to become a police officer. Velu is from a middle class family looking for a job in police. He writes the exam and clears it. He is well supported by Nasser. Due to the fight between senior police officer shankar(Aashish Vidhyarthi) he gets injured. Even after injury he attends the interview. Shankar comes to know about this and want velu to be sacked. The climax is taken very beautifully where Vikram and shanker fight each other.
The songs are scored by vidhyasagar. He has given dome melodious songs like “un samayal araiyil”. Also there are some fast beat songs like “kannukulle” and “oh nanbanae”. There is also a masala song “machan meesai” which became a massive hit.
Sethu was released in 1999, it was Tamil picture Film, directed by Bala. Vikram, Sivakumar and Abitha were the star in the film and music composed by Ilaiyaraaja.
Sethu(Actor Vikram play the role) is a college student and president of the college.
Most of the film was taken in kumbakonam Men’s College. Sethu lives with his brother(sivakumar), a judge.
In the College bridge or river view of Cauvery Sethu always surrounded by friends and chat with them. The Story, he fall in love with Abitha ( poor girl, daughter of temple priest). The film first half move fast with comedy, song, romance and fight. In second he proposed his love to Abitha. First she was afraid and later while she fell in love with Sethu. He was met with the tragedy which turns him to mentally retarded. Finally whether they will be couped.
Vikram – Sethu
Abitha – Abitha
Sivakumar – Sethu’s Brother
Sriman – Sethu’s friend
Mohan Vaidya – Abitha’s Uncle
Tayla – Sethu’s best friend ever
The Film features 6 songs composed by Ilaiyaraaja.
Sethuvukku Sethuvukku – Arun Mozhi
Vaarthai Thavari Vittai – Ilaiyaraaja
Kadhalenna Kadhalenna – Swarnalatha
Videya Videya – Unnikrishnan
Gaana Karunkuyile – Kovai Kamala
Sikaadha Sitrondru – Unnikrishnan, Arun Mozhi
Enge Sellum Intha – Ilaiyaraaja
Name : Vikram
Date Of Birth : 17th April
Place Of Birth : Paramakudi
Education : Mount Fort School, Yercaud
Graduation : Loyola College, PGDMBA – LIBA
Profession : Film Artiste
Favorite Color : Black
Favorite Food : Pazhya Sadam ( Porridge ) and Karruvattu Kolambu ( Dry Fish )
Favorite Attire : Hawai Chappal And Dirty Pair Of Jeans & T-Shirt
Favorite Actors : Rober Deniro, Rajinikanth
Favorite Actress : Sandra Bullock, Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts
Favorite Rock Band : Michael Bolton
Favorite Song : Can I Touch You There – By Kenny Loggins
Favorite Composer : Yanni
Favorite Hangout : His Home
Favorite Color: Black
2003 National Film Awards – Best Actor Award for Pithamagan
2000 Filmfare Awards – Special jury Award for Sethu
2002 FilmFare Awards – Best Actor Award for Kaasi
2003 FilmFare Awards – Best Actor Award for Pithamagan
2006 FilmFare Awards – Best Actor Award for Anniyan
2000 CINEMA EXPRESS – Special jury Award for Sethu
2002 CINEMA EXPRESS – Best Actor Award for Kaasi
2000 Tamil nadu State Awards – Special jury Award for Sethu
2003 Tamil nadu State Awards – Best Actor Award for Pithamagan
2006 Tamil nadu State SIVAJI Awards – SIVAJI AWARD 2006
2004 SIGRAM 2000(INDIA TODAY)Awards – Best new generation Actor
2005 Gokulam chits Awards – Best Actor Award for Anniyan
2005 Star Vijay TV Awards – Best Actor Award for Anniyan
2006 Star Vijay TV Awards – Youth Icon Award
2006 Kalaimamani Awards – given as Honour
Sethu, Which was directed by Director Bala which was Bala first film. In Sethu Vikram show his beautiful performance. I think most of people in tamilnadu like sethu film becoz song and every scene in this picture was so fine. Then his second hit film was Dhill, this film was directed by Director Dharani. For director Dharani it was second film and he was vikram college mates. In this film again vikram show his tremendous talent. In 2003 Pithamagan, this film was directed by Bala. In this film film vikram get his national awards for Pithamagan.
His tremendous performance and hard working encouraged S. Shankar to cast him for his high budget Anniyan. Anniyan was also one more top grossing film released in 2005 for the film he got a Filmfare Best Tamil Actor Award. This film was again dubbed in Telugu and French and also in hindi, which made his Bollywood entrance.
In Majaa, Vikram show his comedy, but his comedy worked well in this film. This film has large collection to producer. In 2008 Bheema was released but its not worked for vikram. Now he is working in Kandaswamy and he was casted in Mani Ratham’s Tamil film Ashokavanam
Vikram was born on 17 April 1966 in Ramanathapuram district. Vikram Started his schooling in Mont fort Boarding School in Yercaud. The school offered him with generous opportunities for additional curricular activities such as karate, dance and swimming. While he was in school his one and only aim was to become an Cinema actor.
After finished his schooling, vikram do his graduation in English from Loyola College, Chennai. After completing his graduation he did PG Degree in MBA. Then he gets a chance to act in film Merra.
Vikram Father is one of the supporting actor. We can see his father in Ghilli, In which his role was Trisha father.