Actors Famous Film Actors From Madurai

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List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in Madurai, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in Madurai, as in some cases Madurai may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from Madurai then your city's claim to fame might be that the actors and actresses listed below are from there as well. There may be a lot of famous athletes, musicians and other famous people that were born in Madurai, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.

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This list answers the questions, "Which actors are from Madurai?" and "Which famous actors were born in Madurai?"

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Ameer Sultan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Madurai
age 52 Ameer Sultan is an Indian film director, producer and actor, working in the Tamil film industry. He has directed four films and was critically acclaimed for three of them, the romantic comedy ...more

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Anita Ratnam is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Madurai
age 64 Anita Ratnam is an accomplished Indian classical and contemporary dancer and choreographer, whose career spans four decades and in 15 countries. Classically trained in Bharat Natyam, she has ...more

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Cheran is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Madurai
age 48 Cheran is a Tamil film director from Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India. He has won the Indian National Film Award three times for Vetri Kodi Kattu, Autograph and Thavamai Thavamirundhu . He is also a ...more

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Kanika is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Madurai
age 36 Divya Venkatasubramaniam, best known by her stage name Kanika, is an Indian film actress, occasional dubbing artist, playback singer, and TV anchor. Making her debut in the 2002 Tamil film Five ...more

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M. S. Subbulakshmi is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Madurai
Died at 88 (1916-2004) Madurai Shanmukhavadivu Subbulakshmi, also known as M.S., was a renowned Carnatic vocalist. She was the first musician ever to be awarded the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian honour. She ...more

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Mani Ratnam is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Madurai
age 62 Gopala Ratnam Subramaniam, commonly known as Mani Ratnam, is an Indian film director, screenwriter and producer who predominantly works in Tamil cinema, based out of Chennai. Starting his career ...more

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Pandi is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Madurai
age 32 Black Pandi is a comedy actor from Tamil Nadu, India who has acted in Tamil films and T. V. Shows.He acted in minor roles in a few films before joining Television. He is Known for his role as ...more

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Shaam is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Madurai
age 40 Shamshuddin Ibrahim, known professionally as Shaam, is a Tamil & Telugu film actor and model. Starting his career as a professional model, he soon made his acting debut in the film Khushi, ...more

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Sumathi is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Madurai
age 54 Sumathi is an Indian actress from Madurai, Tamil Nadu. She started her career at the age of two. She starred in many Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, and Hindi language films.

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T. M. Soundararajan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Madurai
Died at 91 (1922-2013) Thoguluva Meenatchi Iyengar Soundararajan, popularly known as TMS, was a playback singer in Kollywood for over six decades. He gave his voice to actors and thespians in the South Indian film ...more

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Vadivelu is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Madurai
age 58 Vadivelu is an Indian film actor, comedian and playback singer. Since the 1990s, he has acted mainly as a comedian in Tamil films and is renowned for his slapstick comedies. Vadivelu has won the ...more

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Vijayakanth is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Madurai
age 64 Vijayaraj better known by his stage name Vijayakanth, is an Indian politician and the current Leader of the Official Opposition of the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly. Prior to becoming a ...more

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Vivek is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Madurai
age 57 Vivekh is an Indian film actor, comedian, television personality and Social Activist working in the Tamil film industry. Introduced in films by director K. Balachander, he has won three Filmfare ...more