Dhanush is a famous South Indian star. Dhanush may have started his acting career in South India but today his fans are spread all over the world. Of course, we all are fans of his acting. Today, I am going to give you the information related to Dhanush’s life, so keep reading…
Social Media Stats
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Full / Real Name
Venkatesh Prabhu Kasthuri Raja
R K Vengadesha Prabu, Dhanush K Raja
|Asuran, Pudhupettai, Vada Chennai, Raanjhanaa,|
Also, he is the son-in-law of superstar Rajnikant
Actor, Producer, Direct, Writer, Lyricist, Screenwriter, and Playback Singer
Date of Birth
28 July 1982 (Wednesday)
Government Children’s Hospital (Egmore, Chennai, Tamil Nadu)
Backward class community (Naicker)
Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Thai Sathya Matriculation High School, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
University or College
Madurai Kamaraj University
Bachelor of Computer Application
Tamil, English, Hindi
Morphology Of Dhanush
70kg | 154 lbs
175cm | 1.75m | 5.9 Feet
Chest – 38 Inches | Waist – 30 Inches | Biceps – 11 Inches
Personal Life and Relationships
Dhanush was born on 28 July 1982 (Wednesday) at Government Children’s Hospital (Egmore, Chennai, Tamil Nadu). He completed his schooling at Thai Sathya Matriculation High School, (Chennai). He was born in a middle-class Hindu Family. His father Mr. Kasthuri Raja, is a Tamil film director and producer. His brother, Mr. Selvaraghavan, is also a film director. His mother’s name is Vijayalakshmi.
Kasthuri Raja (Filmmaker)
Aishwarya R. Dhanush (Director and Classical Dancer)
Relationships and Affairs
Career Path Of Dhanush
Dhanush’s first movie was ‘Thulluvadho Ilamai’ released in 2002. It was directed by his father Mr. Kasthuri Raja. Then, in 2003, Dhanush worked in his brother’s first directed movie ‘Kadhal Kondein’. Initial movies of Dhanush released in 2004 went back-to-back flops. But from 2005, all Dhanush’s films went well, and he became a superstar.
One of his songs “Why This Kolaveri Di” was released which went viral not only in India but all over the world and made him very famous.
Career and Financial Stats
Awards and Achievements
145 crores (20 million Dollars)
Movies and Advertisements
7-8 Crore per movie
A Bungalow in Poes Garden – Worth 25 Crore rupees
|Dhanush Movies List|
Favorite and Beloved Things
Idiyappam and Kadala Curry
Netri Kann (1981), Baashha (1995), Pudhupettai (2006), Drushyam (2014)
Mohanlal, Amitabh Bachchan, Al Pacino, Tom Hanks
Simran, Kajol, Kareena Kapoor, Monica Bellucci
Love Story by Erich Sega
Tennis, Snooker, Football
“Thendral Vanthu Theendum Pothu” from the film ‘Avatharam’ (2014)
Favorite Football Club
Facts About Dhanush
- Dhanush is multi-talented. He is an Actor, and Producer, a Director, a Writer, a Lyricist, a Screenwriter, and a Playback Singer.
- He faces many problems in life. He was born in a middle-class Hindu Family. He told in one of his interviews that a friend of his had a red-colored remote control car which he liked very much, and he wanted a similar car for himself. But due to financial constraints, his family was unable to buy it for him.
- In his childhood, Dhanush wanted to become a chef or a marine engineer.
- Dhanush had failed in his 12th exam. But later he completed his graduation through distance learning.
- Dhanush met Aishwarya at the screening of Kaadhal Kondein movie. Both liked each other a lot. Later they started dating each other. Later they got married on 8 November 2004 at Raghavendra Kalyana Mandapam, Chennai.
- When Dhanush was struggling to become an actor, his English was very weak. But later he also worked in an English movie named The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir in 2018.