Dhanush is an Indian film actor, playback singer and lyricist, working in the Tamil film industry. He was born in Chennai on 28 July 1983. He finished his schooling from at St. John's Matriculation Higher Secondary School Alwarthirunagar and entered into acting. His filmography includes films like Kadhal Kondein, Aadukalam, Pudhupettai, Mayakkam Enna. Dhanush won the National Film Award for Best Actor and Filmfare Award for Best Actor Tamil for his performance in Aadukalam. Dhanush is the son of Kasthuri Raja and the brother of Selvaraghavan, both directors in Tamil cinema. He has been in the spotlight in the wake of the mass success of his song Why This Kolaveri Di. He was married on to actor Rajinikanth's daughter Aishwarya. They have two sons, named Yatra and Linga.
|Date of Birth||July 28, 1983|
|Place of Birth||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Occupation||Actor, Producer, Playback Singer, Lyricist|