Dhanush Biography Wiki Wife Family Age Net Worth, Family, Affairs, Marriage, Wiki & much more! Venkatesh Prabhu (born 28 July 1983), better known by his stage name Dhanush, is an Indian film actor, producer, director, writer, lyricist, screenwriter and playback singer who usually works in Tamil cinema.
Dhanush’s first film was Thulluvadho Ilamai, a 2002 coming-of-age film directed by his father, Kasthuri Raja. Over the last 15 years, Dhanush has starred in over 25 films. Dhanush won the Best Actor award at the 58th National Film Awards for his performance in Aadukalam (2010). In 2011, Dhanush’s popular song “Why this Kolaveri Di” became the first Indian music video to cross 100 million views on YouTube. Dhanush produces films through his production company, Wunderbar Films. He has won three National Film Awards and seven Filmfare Awards.
Born to Tamil film director and producer Kasthuri Raja, Dhanush entered acting after being pressured by his brother, director Selvaraghavan. Dhanush married Aishwarya, Rajinikanth’s daughter on 18 November 2004. They have two sons named Yatra and Linga, who were born in 2006 and 2010.
Dhanush Biography Wiki Wife Family Age Net Worth
|Real Name||Venkatesh Prabhu Kasthuri Raja|
|Nickname||Dhanush, Bruce Lee of Kollywood|
|Profession||Actor, Filmmaker, Singer|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||5’ 9” (173 cm)|
|Weight||63 kg (139 lbs)|
|Body Measurements||38-30-11Chest Size – 38 Inches|
Waist Size – 30 Inches
Biceps Size – 11 Inches
Body Shape – Slim
Shoe Size- 10 (US)
|Date of Birth||28 July 1983|
|Age (2019)||36 Years|
|Birth Place||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Hometown||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|School||Thai Sathya Matriculation High School, Chennai|
|College||Madurai Kamraj University (Distance Education)|
|Educational Qualifications||BCA (Correspondence )|
|Debut||> Film: Thulluvadho Ilamai (2001, Tamil Movie), Raanjhanaa (2013, Bollywood)|
> Directorial: Power Paandi (2017)
> Singing: Naatu Sarakku in the film Pudhukottaiyilirundhu Saravanan (2004)
|Family||Father- Kasthuri Raja (Filmmaker)|
Brother- Selvaraghavan (Elder, Director)
Sisters- K. Vimala Geetha, Karthika Devi
|Address||16/5, Rajamannar Salai, T Nagar, Chennai|
|Hobbies||Playing snooker & table tennis, reading, novels, writing|
|Favourite Food||Idiyappam, Kadala Curry|
|Favourite Actor||Mohanlal, Amitabh Bachchan, Rajinikanth, Al Pacino,Tom Hanks|
|Favourite Actress||Siman, Kajol, Kareena Kapoor, Monica Bellucci|
|Favourite Film||> Tamil: Netri Kann, Baasha, Pudhupettai|
> Telugu: Drushyam
|Favourite Song||Thendral Vanthu Theendum Pothu from the film Avatharam (2014)|
|Favourite Book||Love Story by Erich Sega|
|Favourite Sport||Tennis, Snooker|
|Girls, Affairs and More|
|Wife||Aishwarya R. Dhanush (Director, Classical Dancer, m. 2004-present)|
|Marriage Date||18 November 2004|
|Children||> Son- Yatra (2006), Linga (2010)|
> Daughter- N/A
|Car Collection||Audi A8, Bentley Continental Flying Spur, Jaguar XE, Rolls-Royce Ghost Series II|
|Salary||10-15 crore/film (INR)|
|Net Worth||$15 million|
Dhanush Interesting Facts
- Dhanush was born in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India to Filmmaker, Kasthuri Raja and Vijaylakshmi.
- He has an elder brother name is Selvaraghavan, Director and two
sisternamed, K. Vimala Geetha & Karthika Devi.
- He holds BCA (Correspondence) from Madurai Kamraj University Madurai, Tamil Nadu.
- He married to Director, Aishwarya on 18 November 2004 at Raghavendra Kalyana Mandapam, Chennai.
- He is
bigfan of Mohanlal, Amitabh Bachchan, Rajinikanth, Al Pacino, Tom Hanks, Simran, Kajol, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Monica Bellucci.
- Dhanush started his acting career with Tamil Film ‘Thullavadho Ilamai’ (2001) and His directorial Debut film ‘Power Paandi’ (2017).
- Apart from acting, He also
well knownsinger and his singing debut with song‘Naatu Sarakku’ from the film Pudhukottaiyilirundhu Saravanan released in 2004. Danushhas received many awards like Filmfare Awards, Vijay Awards, South Indian International Movie Awards for Best Actor.
- He considered as highest-paid south Indian actors, with
estimatednet worth of $15 million and salary Rs. 10-15 crore per movie.
- He first earned the National Award at the age of 26.
- In 2011,
Danushsung a song ‘Kolaveri Di’, which became the first Indian video to cross 100 million views on YouTube.
- Actor Dhanush is very talented, stylish, most popular and
commercialsuccessful Tamil Actor in India.