Profile and Biography of Tamil comedy actor Santhaanam:
Personnel information of Tamil comedy actor Santhanam:
Birth place of Santhaanam is the capital of Tamilnadu, Chennai ie) santhanam is one of the Tamil cinema artists who are from Tamilnadu. The educational back ground of Tamil comedy actor santhanam is Diploma in a Polytechnic college.
Then Tamil actor Santhanam acted in the movie Mahesh, Saranya matrum palar, and then he acted in Tamil movie Silambattam with Tamil actor Silambarasan STR and Tamil actress Sana Khan. In the movie Silambattam, he acted with the role of Poojari simbu. After Silambattam, Santhanam acted in his one of the milestone hit movies, Siva Manasula Shakthi (SMS). After the great hit of SMS, he acted in the movie dhoranai with Tamil actor Vishal and Tamil actress Shreya Sharan. Followed by that, Santhaanam acted in the Tamil movie Maasilamani with Tamil actor Nakul. This movie had nice comedy sequences of Tamil comedian Santhaanam and super hit songs.
Cinema Career of Tamil comedy actor Santhaanam:
Santhaanam started his career in one of the famous Television channels of Tamil language, Vijay TV. In the year 2000 and around, the Vijay TV organized one of the innovative programs in its success path namely Lollu sabha. The concept of the Vijay TV, Lollu sabha is imitating the Ever Green movies with nice comedy scenes by without affecting the story of those movies. In the program Lollu Sabha, Santhaanam was one of the artists who acted in the program, Lollu Sabha.
Performance of Santhanam in the episodes of Lollu Saba of Vijay TV was outstanding with his timing comedy, casual dialogue delivery and his mimicry talent. Especially the episodes of Tamil actor Santhanam’s Lollu Saba like, imitation of Tamil movie thotti Jaya, ghilli etc are remarkable. Santhanam was doing his excellent works with the small screens for years consistently. After that contribution with Lollu saba, santhaanam got an opportunity through Tamil actor, Little super Star STR silambarasan in the Tamil movie Man Mathan under the direction of Simbu (STR) in the year 2004. In the debut movie of Santhaanam, Man Madhan, he acted as a college student who comes in the second half of the movie named Bobby. Even though that was the very first movie for Santhanam, he did well and good with his acting, face expressions and timing comedy sense to make the audience to keep on laughing whenever he shows up on the screen.
Not only as a comedian merely, but also Santhanam acted as one of the heroes of Tamil movie Arai en 305il kadavul together with another comedy actor, Kanja Karuppu under the direction of one of the upcoming Tamil cinema directors, Chimbu Devan. After Man Madhan, Santhaanam acted rapidly with many other leading Tamil actors, Jeeva, Karthi, surya, Vijay, Ajith, Vikram, Super Star Rajinikanth, Vishal and Arya etc.,
The passion and specialty of Tamil comedian Santhaanam than the other leading comedians is he mingles with the flow of the story of movies rather than getting a different track from the core story. So, Santhaanam gets more part of the movie. For an example, in the movie Siva Manasula shakthi, Santhanam had mingled with the story and the role of hero of the movie, Tamil actor Jeeva. Hence he went through the screen play of the story of the movie Siva Manasula shakthi. Also the comedy scenes of the movie in the combination of Tamil actor Jeeva and our Santhanam were nice and made the audiences keep on laughing from the beginning of the movie till the end. Especially the bar scene conversations between himself and Jeeva under the direction of Rajesh are spoken highly. The dialogue of Santhaanam in the movie “Theriyalaye machi, oru quarter sollen”, “Hey sembatta thalaya.. Harry potter vaaya” are remarkable and being telecasted in the comedy Tamil channels like Sirippoli, aadhitya etc even the current days.
List of Televisions that Santhanam acted before entering Tamil Cinema:
- 1999 - Tea Kadai Bench
- 2002-2010 - Sagalai vs Ragalai
- 2001-2004 - Lollu Sabha
List of Tamil movies of Tamil comedian Santhaanam:
As we have discussed above, the very first movie of Tamil comedy actor Santhaanam was in the movie Manmadhan in the year 2004. The second movie of santhaanam was Idhaya thirudan with Tamil actor Jeyam Ravi and Tamil actress Kaamna. In the same year 2005, Sandanam acted in some other movies with the leading Tamil actors, Illaya Thalapathy vijay in Sachin, S. J. surya in Anbe Aaruyirey, Tamil actor Sathyaraj in Englishkaaran and Oru Kallooriyin Kadhai with Tamil actor Arya.
In the year 2006, Santhanam acted with Jeyam ravi in the movie Something Something. In the movie, Tamil actress Trisha and Richa Pallode have also acted. In this movie, the comedy scenes of Santhaanam and Jeyam Ravi were Gala Gala. Then in the movie Sillunu oru Kadhal, he acted with Tamil actor Surya. In this movie, the comedy sequences of Santhanam were in a track. Then he acted with Tamil actor STR Silambarasan for the second time in the movie Vallavan. In the year 2997, Santhanam acted in Veerasamy with Tamil actor cum politician Vijayakanth.
In the movie vyapaari, santhanam acted with Tamil actor, director S. J. Surya for the second time. In this movie, Tamil actress Tamanna had also acted. After acting in Mudhal Kanavey, he acted with Taml actor Thala Ajith Kumar in the movie Kireedam. After acting in Tamil movie thottal Poo Malarum, santhanam acted with Tamil actor Illaya Thalapathy vijay for second time, in the movie Azhagiya thamil Magan with Tamil actress Shreya. In the same year, he acted in Tamil movie Machakaaran with Tamil actor Jeevan. In the same year 2007, Santhanam acted in one of his career best movies, Polladhavan with Tamil actor Dhanush. All the comedy scenes of Polladhavan are great hit crossing the time. Then he acted with Thala Ajith for third time in the movie Billa 2007. Then he acted with Simbu again in the Tamil movie Kaalai in the year 2008.
In the following year, the best movies of Tamil comedian Santhanam are, Santhosh Subramaniam with Tamil actor Jeyam ravi, Arai en 305 il kadavaul (as hero). Then he acted in the movies, Kuselan with Tamil actor Super Star Rajinikanth, Jeyam Kondaan with Tamil actor Vinay etc., Then he acted in his great super hit movie, siva Manasula Shakthi for the same he won Vijay Award for Best Comedian.
Then he acted in the movie Vaamanan with Tamil actor Jai. In this movie, Santhanam did comedy scenes with Tamil actress Oorvasi, especially the scenes like Santhanam shooting Recipes done by Oorvasi with dialogues, Fotato etc are making us continuously laughing when even Santhaanam appears in the movie. Then Santhanam acted in the movie Modhi vilayadu with Tamil actor vinay for the second time. Then in the movie Malai Malai, Santhanam acted as Vimala Hassan imitating Tamil actor Kamal Hassan. In the year 2009, Santhanam acted in the movie Kanden Kadhalai with Tamil actor Bharadh and Tamil actress Tamannah. In the movie Kanden Kadhalai, Santhanam did his part well and good making the audience laughing throughout the movie.
Then he acted in the movies, Kandha kottai and Balam. In the year 2010, santhanam acted in the movie Theeradha Vilayattu pillai with Tamil actor Vishal. In this movie, Santhanam’s conversation with Vishal and other two comedians were getting more ablauts for his performance. Then Santhanam acted with Tamil director cum actor, Sundar in the movie Guru Sishyan. Then he acted in the Tamil movie Maanja Velu with Tamil actor Arun Kumar who is the son of Tamil actor Vijaya Kumar. In the same year 2010, he acted in Tamil movie Thillalangadi with Jeyam ravi as a doctor. In that movie, Santhanam’s dialogue, Where is my patient, where is my patient is very famous.
Then he acted in the movie, Mascowin Kaveri, and then he acted in Boss Engira Bhaskaran under the direction of Rajesh who directed the movie Siva Manasula Shakthi. For this movie, he got some awards too. After acting in the movie Boss Engira Bhaskaran, Santhanam got opportunity to act in Tamil actor super Star Rajnikanth in the movie Endhiran. Endhiran is one of the huge budget movies in Tamil cinema industry came under the direction of Tamil cinema director Shankar.
After Endhiran, he acted in the movies Mandhira Punnagai, Chikku Bukku, Ayyanar, Aattanayagan and Chutti Chathan . in the year 2011, Santhaanam acted with Tamil actor Karthi in the movie Siruthai with the character name, Kattu Poochi. In the movie Siruthai, Santhaanam’s acting played a highlighting role and was the strength of the movie. In the movie siruthai, Tamil actress Tamannah Bhatia also acted as the heroin of the movie. In the same year 2011, after acting in the movie Thambi kottai, he acted in Singam Puli with Jeeva.
Then he acted with Tamil actor STR Silambarasan again in the movie Vaanam. Then he acted in the movie Kanden and Udhayan. After that he acted in the movie Kanden, santhaanam acted in yet another super hit movie, Deiva thirumagal with Tamil actor Chiyaan Vikram. In the year 2011 Santhanam acted in many movies, Markandeyan, Yuvan yuvathi, Vandhan Vendran, Vellore Maavattam and in the big movies, Velayudham with Tamil actor Illayathalapathy Vijay. For the movie Velayudham, he got vikadan best comedy actor award.
After acting with Vijay, Santhanam acted with Silambarasan in the movie Osthe as a constable police. Then he acted in the movie Muppozhudhum Un Karpanaigal. Tamil movie oru Kal Oru Kannadi is the movie acted by him under the direction of Rajesh who directed both, Siva Manasula Shakthi and Boss Engira Baskaran.
Other remarkable movies of Tamil actor Santhanam are as follows,
Other remarkable movies of Tamil actor Santhanam are as follows,
Saguni (with Karthi)
Needhaney En Pon Vasandham
Naan Ee and Endrendrum Punnagai.