The Rajini-Kamal dynamic: Rivals yet friends in cinema and politics | The News Minute
Most of them could relate themselves to Rajni, whereas Kamal Hassan is seen as some one who is gifted. For instance old great actor Nagesh couldn't dance at all, but practiced . The Tamil for literature is totally different. . be % perfect as far as their Thalaivar's Date of Birth, Names of his Movies, Punch Dialogues. Rajinikanth, often affectionately called Rajini, has claimed that he learned acting Date & Place of Birth, 7th November in Paramakudi, Tamil Nadu, India. Kamal Haasan began acting at age 4 and went on to complete over films. 'There's lots of work to be done. A roadmap is not easy for a rookie like me, I am unwilling to commit to any date,' he said.
Almost four months later, the MNM is focussing on appointing lower level office bearers to take his message to the people.
He also encouraged his fans not to comment on politics. Instead of getting into the thick of action, Rajinikanth has focused on creating a strong infrastructure for the yet-to-be-launched political party.
The ward secretaries are now being asked to recruit members at the booth level, with weekly review meetings being held to monitor the progress of this process. The groundwork made it very easy for the RMM to mobile close to 10, people for the audio launch of Kaala with fans coming in from across Tamil Nadu. The messaging from the two superstars-turned-politicians, too, has been different. Reacting to protests against the IPL, Rajinikanth chose to focus on the attacks against the police.
He also said that anti-social elements were influencing protests in the anti-Sterlite protests in Thoothukudi. As far as Sterlite is concerned, Rajinikanth's comments that the police firing was prompted by the actions of anti-social elements were panned. The comparisons between his real life self and onscreen persona were compared.
However, the film itself seems to have sort of 'explained' his stance as anti-social elements indeed disturb peaceful protests, which results in a police firing. Taking a different stance, Kamal Haasan said protesters went to the wrong arena in the IPL fiasco and has been largely supportive of the anti-Sterlite protests. InKamal became the first actor to charge 1. The highest paid Indian actor from to was Rajesh Khanna. Doubtfire which was a box-office success.
He chose Shantanu Sheorey to direct the Hindi remake of Avvai Shanmughi, Chachi but after dissatisfaction with five days of shooting Kamal took over as director.
The film was a commercial success and was dubbed in Hindi as Mirch Masala, which was never released. He directed his second film, Hey Ram a period drama, told in flashback, with a fact-based plot centering on the partition of India and the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi.
Kamal produced and choreographed the film, writing its screenplay and lyrics; it was India's submission for the Academy Awards that year. Thenali, starring Malayalam actor Jayaramwas a box-office success.
Kamal's next film was 's Aalavandhanin which he played two roles: For one he had his head shaved and gained ten kilograms. Priyadarshanits original director, left and Sundar C. Anbe Sivam tells the story of Nallasivam, portrayed by Kamal as a communist.
His performance was praised by critics, with The Hindu saying that he "has once again done Tamil cinema proud". The following year, he wrote and starred in the comedy Mumbai Xpress. Released during Tamil New Year with Rajinikanth's Chandramukhi and Vijay 's romantic comedy Sachienit was a disappointment at the box office despite positive reviews.
In Kamal's long-delayed project, the stylish police story Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaaduwas a success.
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Directed by Gautham Menonthe film is about a police officer sent to the US to investigate a series of medical murders.
In 's Dasavathaaramhe played ten roles ; the film was released in a number of languages including Tamil, Telugu and Hindi throughout India and overseas. Dasavathaaram, written by Kamal and director K.
Ravikumaris one of the first modern science-fiction films made in India. Starring Kamal and Asin Thottumkalit was the highest-grossing Tamil film as of [update] and his performance was critically praised. He then produced and starred in Unnaipol Oruvana remake of the Bollywood film A Wednesdaywhere he reprised the role originally played by Naseeruddin Shah with Malayalam actor Mohanlal playing Anupam Kher 's role.
Controversies related to Vishwaroopam Filming of Vishwaroopam Kamal collaborated for the fifth time with Ravikumar in Manmadan Ambufor which he also wrote the screenplay.
A mutual agreement with the Muslims of Tamil Nadu was finally settled on 2 Februarywhen Haasan accepted to mute five scenes. Bravo Kundu in Hindi, is an upcoming Indian spy comedy - adventure film which is written, co-produced and directed by Kamal.
He plays the lead role reprising the role of Balram Naidu a Telugu RAW Officera spin off of one of the characters which he played in Dasavathaaram The film's release date has been delayed owing to Kamal Haasan's entry into politics, though he pledged to finish the films he had signed on for. Kamal's production company Rajkamal International has produced several of his films, and he directed ChachiHey Ram, Virumaandi and Vishwaroopam.
He considered directing full-time if Hey Ram was successful, but changed his mind when the film failed at the box office. When he played supporting roles early in his career he wanted to become a technician and joked: Balachander told me that I won't be able make much money by being a technician.
So the end result is that the star Kamal funds the technician Kamal in pursuing his dreams". Kamal's musical work has been well received by his peers in Tamil film. Srinivasan and Rajalakshmi a housewife. Kamal was the youngest of four children; his siblings are CharuhasanChandrahasan and Nalini Raghu. His two older brothers followed their father's example and studied law. Kamal has alluded to his parents in some of his works, notably Unnaipol Oruvan and in the song " Kallai Mattum " in Dasavathaaram.
Charuhasan's daughter Suhasini is also a National Film Award winner married to director and fellow award-winner Mani Ratnamwho collaborated with Kamal on 's Nayakan. Kamal's sister, Nalini Raghu, is a dance teacher for whom he named an auditorium Nalini Mahal. Relationships Kamal with daughters Shruti left and Akshara right. Early in his career, he co-starred in several films with Srividya. They were reported to have had an affair during the s and their relationship was explored in the Malayalam film Thirakkatha by Renjith with Anoop Menon as Kamal and Priyamani as Srividya.
Kamal visited Srividya when she was on her deathbed in Kamal and the actress Sarika began living together inmarrying after the birth of their first child, Shruti Haasan born Shruti Haasan is a singer and a Tollywood- Kollywood actress.
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Their younger daughter, Akshara bornwas assistant director for 's Vishwaroopam. Sarika stopped acting soon after their marriage, replacing Vani Ganapathy as Kamal's costume designer for Hey Ram. Inthe couple filed for divorce, which became final in Gautami had announced on her blog that she had ended her relationship with him.