Sunday, March 4, 2012


Malayali film goers who are not familiar with Tamil films will not be knowing actor Karan who is actively
engaged in Tamil films as an actor  for the last eighteen years but the same viewers must be knowing Master Raghu for sure.

Master Raghu was the famous child artist of Malayalam cinema during 70,s and 80's.He is hailing from Tamil Nadu and was born in the year 1969.He  got famous by acting in Malayalam films as child artist.In several Malayalam films he  manifested
the childhood days of the hero artists.
Master Raghu received the best child artist award from Kerala Government for  'various films'  in the year 1974.
In the year 1975 again he got best child actor award from Kerala Government for the films 'Swamy Ayyappan'
and 'Prayanam'.
As a teenager he was made hero in a teenage love story film 'Ina' directed by I.V.Sasi in which a teenage
girl 'Devi' acted opposite to him.
He was hero of another Malayalam film 'Kuyiline Thedi' again a teenage love story in which several comedy
sequences were there of actor V.D.Rajappan who acted as a musician in that film.
Later in 1994 as an adult actor he made a name change as 'Karan' and entered Tamil film field  acting  in a Kamal Hassan film  'Nammavar' which was a good exposure for him and got established as an actor in that language.
He got important roles in films of 'Ajith'  'Vijay' etc and was lucky to act in many films during the last eighteen years.
In the year 2006 he became an action hero  with the film 'Kokki' which fared well at box office and it continues
with successful action films of 'Karan' till today.His recent successful films are 'Karuppusamy'  'Kuththagaithavar'  and 'Kathavarayan'.
Selected Filmography
As Master Raghu-Child Artist

Jagad Guru Aadi Sankaran
Tholkkan Enikku Manassilla
Swamy Ayyappan
Ammini Ammavan
Kuyiline Thedi
As an adult Actor -Karan
Gokulathil Seethai
Kadhal Kottai
Love today
Nerukku Ner
Kalamellam Kathurippen
Kadhal Mannan
Unnai thedi
Poovellam Kettuppar
Minsara Kanna
Engalukkum Kalam Varum
Kabadi Kabadi
Alli Arjuna
Thee Nagar
Irandu Mugam

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