Listed at number 33 in the Forbes India ‘Celebrity 100 List’, actor Suriya is one of the most contemporary actors seen in the film industry. Son of famed Tamil actor Sivakumar, Suriya has acted in over 30 movies of different genres. He was seen working in the original versions of Bollywoood blockbuster movies like ‘Ghajini’, ‘Singham’ and ‘Singham Returns’. His Bollywood outing was with ‘Rakht Charitra’
Ever wanted to see the photos of Suriya from his first movie Nerukku Ner? Surya along with Vijay were the heroes of this movie.
Nerukku Ner was released in 1997 , and no one thought Surya will get to this kind of stardum. His latest movie Anjaan is breaking the initial collection records right now.
Nerukku Ner was directed by Vasanth and produced by Mani Rathnam. Nerukku Ner won two national awards that year and was well noticed by everyone in the tamil industry.Initially Surya’s role as Surya was offered to Ajith Kumar ,but later he withdrew from Nerukku Ner because of date problems. What do you think about Surya in Nerrukku Ner?
Venkat Prabhu who is well known for his films like Chennai 600028, Saroja, Goa and Mankatha.The last one becoming the biggest hit last year.This year he was planning to do a film with surya but he has already busy with singam 2 schedules.So there were rumours that Venkat would approach his brother Karthi to lead in this project. Now it is confirmed that Karthi would be staring in the project as a sound replacement to surya. Script work has completed and other pre production works have completed. The film would be starting its 1st schedule as soon as Karthi is done with his new film Saguni.
Surya’s high voltage action thriller singam was a huge success back in 2010.its sequel singam 2 would be commencing shooting after surya cumpletes the shooting of maatran with k.v anand. Singam2 would be directed by hari who earlier did 3 hit films with surya-aaru,vel and singam. Singam 2 would be a high octane gem packed with action and comedy and would start from where 1st part ended.Anushka,Vivek,Vijayakumar, Radha Ravi and Nassar who were all part of the 1st film will be reprising their role in the sequel as well.Hansika motwani and santhanam would be the new addictions toproject. Devi sri prasad from 1st part would be the music director.The shooting would take place in Chennai, Hyderabad, Thoothukudi, Tirunalveli .Singam 2 wuld be producd by reliance big entertainment.
Its been discussed this topic many times,but still the question remains who is the best actor in tamil movies.Lets check out the best performances of these stars.This poll is only considering among the superstar actors at present in tamil movies.
Thalapathi was released in 1991,directed by Maniratnam.Rajnikanth did the character of Surya,and apart from the style Thalapathi give Rajnikanth a new image.His acting was that brilliant in Thalapathi.
Padayappa is said to be one of the biggest hits of Rajnikanth,it was released in 1999.The movie portrays two phases(Younger and Older) phases of a man and it was very much safe in the hands of Rajnikanth.Padayappa is also one of the biggest hits ever born in the tamil movie history.Rajni won the best actor state award that year
Baasha was a Rajnikanth movie which is well known all over India.And it showed the star value of Rajnikanth.It was released in 1995 with a budget of 10 crore(which was damn heavy during that time).Rajni won the Filmfans Association Award and a Cinema Express Award for best actor in Baasha
Latest Movie : Enthiran
Upcoming Movie: Rana
Nayagan was released in 1987,directed by Maniratnam and is said to be one of the best performance ever delivered by Kamalhaasan(won National award for the best actor that year.)Its also said as the best performance delivered by any actor in a maniratnam movie apart from Mohanlal in Iruvar.
Indian was released in 1996 and was a feeling at that time.Kamalhassan won the national award for his performance in Indian that year.Directed by Shankar .
Its said as one of the best movies of Kamal,Moondram pirai was released in 1982.Won national award for the best actor that year.Moondram Pirai was directed by Balu Mahendra and Sridevi was the heroine.
Vaaranam aayiram is refered as the magnum opus of Surya.It showed different looks of Surya (from teenager boy to old age man).Surya was able to deliver the exact mannerisms for each characters.Directed by Gautham menon.Surya won filmfare award for the best actor that year.
Nandha was released in 2001 directed by Bala.Surya did the role of a guy who is living with the repentance in killing his own father.The was an average grosser but Surya’s acting career took a turning point in Nandha,his performanceÂ as Nandha received lots of appreciations.
Surya was terrific as Anbuchelvan IPS in Kaakha Kaakha.The movie was directed by Gautham Menon ,this movie was a great break for bith of them.In short ,it can also be said that Kaakha Kaakha was the movie which aroused Suriya to superstardom.Surya also won the best actor award of International tamil film awards.
Latest Movie : Singam 2
Upcoming Movie: Dhruva Natchathiram
Kadhalukku Mariyadhai was the movie which gave Vijay his own position in kollywood.It was the remake of the superhit movie aniyathipravu directed by Fazil in which Kunchako Boban and Shalini was in lead roles.Kadhalukku Mariyadhai was also the biggest hit of that year.
Ghilli was directed by Dharani, in which Vijay played the role of a kabbadi player.Trisha was the heroine in Ghilli.Ghilli was the biggest blockbusters in TamilNadu that year.Vijay also won some awards for the best actor that year.
Pokkiri was the directorial debut of Prabhudeva in tamil movies.Vijay did the role of a Police officer ,the action sequence ,dance,comedy,and romantic and emotional side of Vijay was delivered well in Pokkiri that it resulted out as a Mega hit.Vijay also won Mathrubhumi awards for the best tamil actor that year.
Latest Movie : Thalaiva
Upcoming Movie: Jilla
Pithamagan was released in 2003 ,directed by Bala.Vikram’s magnum opus performance was delivered in Pithamagan.Vikram also won the best actor national award , Tamil nadu state award, and filmfare south award that year.Vikram was simply living as Chithan in the movie.
Kaasi was the remake of the malayalam movie Vasanthiyum Lakshmiyum Pinne Njanum and Vikram did the role of Kaasi( a blind singer) in the movie .Vikram handled the role of kaasi in its perfection and emotional
What all bad opinion comes upto Raavanan,Vikram was awesome in the movie.And his performance was well acclaimed in Raavanan.His looks and physicality was truly convincing as the character.Vikram also won the filmfare award and Vijay awards for the best actor.
Latest Movie : David
Upcoming Movie: I (Shankar)
Vaali was the crime thriller written and directed by S J Suriya in 1999.Ajith appeared in dual role,Ajith also have said that the movie vaali is very much close to heart for him and he have delivered everything from his heart.Anyways vaali was one of the biggest commercial success that year.
Villain was released in 2002, directed by K S Ravikumar.Thala did a dual role in the movie ,villain became a grand success that year because of Ajith’s rocking performance.Meena and Kiran was the heroines in the movie.Ajith also won the filmfare award for the best second actor that year.
Varalaru was the film written and directed by KS Ravikumar in 2006. Ajith did 3 roles, one as a father and as two sons. Songs of Varalaru was done by A R Rahman .Ajith delivered a mind blowing performance in varalaru.He also won the filmfare award for the best actor award that year.
Latest Movie : Arambam
Upcoming Movie: Veeram
Do cast your votes and comments and lets find out who is the best actor in the kollywood industry. Poll closes soon, so cast your votes ASAP. Did we miss some master performances of these master actors? Please comment