Early life of STR:
The Tamil cinema actor who has been shining as one of the leading actors of Tamil cinema. STR was introduced to the Film industry by his father, T. Rajendar who was one of the leading directors those times. Mother of Tamil actor STR is Usha Rajendar. Siblings of this actor, simbu are, Kuralarasan ( younger brother) and Ilakkiya (younger sister). His brother Kuralarasan has also acted in many Tamil films like Alai.
Birth place of Chimbu is, Chennai and he got grown up in Chennai.
Education of STR was in Don Bosco Matriculation Higher Secondary School and in Santhome Higher Secondary School which are in Chennai city, Tamilnadu.
Most of us might have got exclaimed by seeing the dance performance of STR in his movies. The reason behind that is, he loves dancing from his childhood and if we say that, dancing has mixed with STR’s blood from his childhood, it will not be big words to explain.
After schoolings, STR studied Auto Engineering Course in the Ashram School.
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Filmy career of Tamil actor STR:
The second movie that came with the multiple works of STR in the screen was, Tamil movie Vallavan. In this movie, STR had done the Director role in addition with the roles he had done in the movie Manamadhan. This movie had the peak level controversy between Tamil actor STR / Simbu and Tamil actress Nayanthara that they are in love each other and after few days, it was spreaded by the media in Tamilnadu that, they have married together too. The actual controversy began even before the release date of Vallavan, when the Lip kissing scene of STR and Nayanthara was displayed in the Tamilnadu streets, like Simbu bites nayantara’s lips. Even today you can find in the Youtube that, the video of Nayanthara kissing Chimbu etc., In the midst of all these controversies, the movie Vallavan went well and good with its box office due to its strong story line. But still, as the expectation was high, for Vallavan that it will be a better film than Manamathan, the Tamil audience like me, got disappointed is the truth.
As Vinnaithaandi reached huge collection and hit, STR waited for his strong, next project and that happened with the Tamil movie namely, Vaanam. In this movie STR had done the role of an youngster, playboy namely Cable raja who falls in love with a high class girl by being a daily life runner economically. At the end of the movie vaanam, the character Cable Raja turns into the hero of the nation by sacrificing his soul for the nation in an apt situation. In this movie, the Tamil actress Sonia agarwal acted with Chibu after Kovil. The other hero of this movie was, Tamil actor Bharath. The music of this movie had been done by Yuvan Shankar Raja. The hit song of this movie are, “Yevan dee unna pethaan”, “ Who am I”, “ Panam Panam”..
The latest release of STR is, Tamil movie Osthi, in which he has acted under the Tamil director Dharani who has already given block buster hit movies, Ghilli – with Tamil actor Vijay and Dhill, Dhool – with Tamil actor Vikram. The new actress in the Kollywood industry, the actress Richa Gangopathyay has done the heroin role of this movie, Osthi. After Osthi, STR Silambarasan acted in the movie Poda podee and it was released in the year 2012. Even though the movie was not talked much, the acting of the casts in that movie was remarkable and the songs were hit.
The upcoming movies of STR are as follows,
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Awards won by STR
· Kalaimamani from Government of Tamil Nadu (2006)
· Vijay Award for Favourite Hero for Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa (2011)
· Filmfare Award for Best Actor for Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa (2011)