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Venkatesh Prabhu known by his stage name Dhanush, is an Indian film actor, producer, lyricist and playback singer who has worked predominantly in Tamil cinema. In 2011, he won the National Film Award for Best Actor for the Tamil film "Aadukalam" and in the same year, he received international attention for his song "Why This Kolaveri Di", which ... See full bio »

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40 wins & 34 nominations. See more awards »


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Raanjhanaa Kundan Shankar
Asuran Siva Saamy
Aadukalam K.P. Karuppu


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 2018 Avalum naanum (TV Series) (380 episodes)
- Episode #1.10 (2018)
- Episode #1.9 (2018)
- Episode #1.8 (2018)
- Episode #1.7 (2018)
- Episode #1.6 (2018)
 2017 Pa Paandi
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Dhanush Kastooriraja


5' 6" (1.68 m)


Aishwarya Dhanush  (separated)  (2 children)


Vijayalakshmi | Kasthuri Raja


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Won National Award for Best Actor for in 2011 and 2020 for the films Aadukalam and Asuran. See more »

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