Dhanush

Dhanush

Actor, Producer, Director, Writer, Playback Singer, Screenwriter, Lyricist

Dhanush is also known as Venkatesh Prabhu, Venkatesh Prabhu Kasthoori Raja, Venkatesh Prabhu Kasthuri Raja, Bruce Lee Of Kollywood is an Actor, Producer, Director, Writer, Playback Singer, Screenwriter, and Lyricist from India. Age 38 years (28 July 1983) born in Theni Allinagaram, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India. So far Dhanush has worked in Kollywood, Tollywood, Hollywood, Bollywood, and Mollywood entertainment industries and his artwork has been released in Telugu, Tamil, English, Hindi, and Malayalam language movies.

Biography Facts

Name Dhanush
Other Names Venkatesh Prabhu,
Venkatesh Prabhu Kasthoori Raja,
Venkatesh Prabhu Kasthuri Raja,
Bruce Lee Of Kollywood
Occupation Actor,
Producer,
Director,
Writer,
Playback Singer,
Screenwriter,
Lyricist
Gender Male
Date of Birth 28 July 1983
Birth Place Theni Allinagaram, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
Residence Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Age 38 Years
Height 1.72 m (5′ 8″)
Weight (Approx.) 60 kg
Body Measurements Chest : 37 inches
Waist : 28 inches
Biceps : 11 Inches
Education BCA
Nationality (Country) India
Religion Hinduism
Food Diet Non-Vegetarian
Hobbies Playing Snooker & Table Tennis,
Reading Novels,
Writing

Family

Father Kasthuri Raja
Mother Vijayalakshmi
Spouse (Wife) Aishwarya R. Dhanush (m.2004)
Children Yatra,
Linga
Siblings Selvaraghavan,
K. Vimala Geetha,
Karthika Devi

Favourite Things

Favourite FoodIdiyappam,
Kadala Curry
Favourite Actor(s)Mohanlal,
Amitabh Bachchan,
Rajinikanth,
Al Pacino,
Tom Hanks
Favourite Actress(s)Simran,
Kajol,
Kareena Kapoor,
Monica Bellucci
Favourite Movie(s)Netri Kann,
Baasha,
Pudhupettai,
Drushyam
Favourite Musician(s)Ilaiyaraaja
Favourite Song(s)"Thendral Vanthu Theendum Pothu" from the film 'Avatharam' (2014)
Favourite Sport(s)Tennis,
Snooker,
Football
Favourite Sports Person(s)FC Barcelona
Favourite Book(s)Love Story by Erich Sega
Favourite Colour(s)Black


Movies & Television

Cast

Aayirathil Oruvan 2

Aayirathil Oruvan 2

Soon (Kollywood)
Yuganiki Okkadu 2

Yuganiki Okkadu 2

Soon (Kollywood)
Vaathi (Tamil 2022)

Vaathi (Tamil 2022)

Soon (Tollywood)
SIR (Telugu 2022)

SIR (Telugu 2022)

Soon (Tollywood)
The Gray Man

The Gray Man

Soon (Hollywood)
Jagame Thandhiram

Jagame Thandhiram

Suruli

2021 (Kollywood)
Karnan

Karnan

Karnan

2021 (Kollywood)
Jagame Tantram

Jagame Tantram

Suruli

2021 (Tollywood)
Asuran

Asuran

Sivasaami Kudumban

2019 (Kollywood)
Maari 2

Maari 2

Maariyappan

2018 (Kollywood)
Vada Chennai

Vada Chennai

Anbu

2018 (Kollywood)
VIP 2

VIP 2

Raghuvaran

2017 (Tollywood)
Dharma yogi

Dharma yogi

2016 (Tollywood)
Maari

Maari

Maariyappan 'Maari'

2015 (Kollywood)
Vai Raja Vai

Vai Raja Vai

Kokki Kumar

2015 (Kollywood)
Naiyaandi

Naiyaandi

Chinna Vandu

2013 (Kollywood)
Raanjhanaa

Raanjhanaa

Kundan Shankar

2013 (Bollywood)

Crew

Jagame Thandhiram

Jagame Thandhiram

Singer

2021 (Kollywood)
Asuran

Asuran

Singer

2019 (Kollywood)
Petta

Petta

Lyrics

2019 (Kollywood)
Maari 2

Maari 2

Producer

2018 (Kollywood)
Ezhumin

Ezhumin

Singer

2018 (Kollywood)
Kaala

Kaala

Producer

2018 (Kollywood)
Padaiveeran

Padaiveeran

Singer

2018 (Kollywood)
Tharangam

Tharangam

Producer

2017 (Mollywood)
Yaakkai

Yaakkai

Singer

2017 (Kollywood)
Thikka

Thikka

Singer

2016 (Tollywood)
Amma Kanakku

Amma Kanakku

Producer

2016 (Kollywood)
Visaranai

Visaranai

Producer

2016 (Kollywood)
Maari

Maari

Producer, Singer

2015 (Kollywood)
Kaaka Muttai

Kaaka Muttai

Producer

2015 (Kollywood)
Vai Raja Vai

Vai Raja Vai

Lyrics

2015 (Kollywood)
Kaaki Sattai

Kaaki Sattai

Producer

2015 (Kollywood)
Anegan

Anegan

Singer

2015 (Kollywood)
Irandaam Ulagam

Irandaam Ulagam

Singer

2013 (Kollywood)
Naiyaandi

Naiyaandi

Singer

2013 (Kollywood)
Maryan (2013 film)

Maryan (2013 film)

Lyrics

2013 (Kollywood)
3 (2012 film)

3 (2012 film)

Singer

2012 (Kollywood)
Yuganiki Okkadu

Yuganiki Okkadu

Singer

2010 (Kollywood)
Aayirathil Oruvan

Aayirathil Oruvan

Singer

2010 (Kollywood)



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