Kamal Hasan is a famous Indian film actor, film director, screenwriter, playback singer, lyricist, social worker and politician. He works primarily in Tamil cinema, although he has worked in Bengali, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada and Hindi films.
Kamal Hasan was born on 7 November 1954 in a Tamil Iyengar family. His father’s name was D. Srinivasan a lawyer and Rajalakshmi a housewife was his mother. He received his primary education at Paramkudi and continued his education at Santhome, Madras. Since his childhood, he was attracted to film and fine arts. In his home, he got encouragement and favourable environment to become an actor.
He started his career as a child artist in a Tamil film titled ‘Kalathur Kannamma’ for which he won the President Gold Medal. He met director Varanam Vijay, who is often credited with moulding Hassan’s acting skills. He has since appeared in several Tamil and other Indian-language films and become famous as a film actor.
Hasan has won many awards and honours including three National Film Awards for Best Actor, 19 Filmfare Awards and 9 International Awards.
On February 2018, Kamal Hasan formally started his own political party, Makkal Neidi Mayim (People’s Justice Center). The party flag joins six hands in a circle in alternating red and white colours with a white star in its centre against a black background. 0 0 0
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