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Indian film actor and producer N. Santhanam is predominant in Tamil cinema. Beginning his career as a comedian on television, he rose to fame through his performances in STAR Vijay’s Lollu Sabha enacting the lead role in spoofs of Tamil films.
|Real Name||N. Santhanam|
|Profession||Actor, Comedian, Producer|
|Famous Role||Thala Thalapathy/Nallathambi in Tamil film Boss Engira Bhaskaran (2010)|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 170 cm|
|in meters- 1.70 m|
|in Feet Inches- 5’ 7”|
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms- 63 kg|
|in Pounds- 139 lbs|
|Body Measurements (approx.)||Chest: 39 Inches|
|Waist: 31 Inches|
|Biceps: 12.5 Inches|
|Date of Birth||1980-01-21|
|Age (as in 2017)||37 Years|
|Birth Place||Pozhichalur, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Aquarius|
|Hometown||Pozhichalur, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|School||Marya Nivas Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Pozhichalur, Chennai|
|College||Meenakshi Krishnan Polytechnic College, Pammal, Chennai|
|Debut||Film: Pesadha Kannum Pesume (Tamil, 2002), Salalah Mobiles (Malayalam, 2014)|
|TV: Tea Kadai Bench (Tamil, 2000-2001)|
|Production: Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasaiya (Tamil, 2013)|
|Mother- Not Known|
|Brother- Not Known|
|Sister- Not Known|
|Controversies||Santhanam made fun of Mukesh Harane, known by the name of 'Gutka Mukesh', in the film 'All in All Azhagu Raja' (2013). Mukesh was a 24-year-old tobacco user who died of oral cancer. The scene did not go down well with people and had to be removed from the film.|
|Girls, Affairs and More|
|Son- Name Not Known|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Santhanam
- Does Santhanam smoke?: Not Known
- Does Santhanam drink alcohol?: Not Known
- He started his acting career in 2000 with the Tamil TV serial ‘Tea Kadai Bench’, aired on Win TV.
- He has also produced some Tamil films, namely ‘Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasaiya’ (2013), ‘Vallavanukku Pullum Aayudham’ (2014), and ‘Inimey Ippadithaan’ (2015).
- Aside from acting, Santhanam also likes to sing; he has lent his voice to several songs like Vanganna Vanakkanganna from the Tamil film ‘Thalaivaa’ (2013), Aara Amara from the Tamil film ‘Nambiar’ (2014), etc.
- He has won Vijay Award multiple times for Best Comedian for the Tamil films- ‘Siva Manasula Sakthi’ (2009), ‘Boss Engira Bhaskaran’ (2010), ‘Siruthai’ (2011), ‘Oru Kal Oru Kannadi’ (2012), and ‘Theeya Velai Seiyyanum Kumaru’ (2013).