Dhanush

Dhanush

  • Birthday: 1983-07-28
  • Place of birth: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Also know as: Venkatesh Prabhu Kasthuri Raja

Biography

Venkatesh Prabhu Kasthuri Raja, better known by his stage name Dhanush, is an Indian film actor playback singer, and film producer. His filmography includes critically acclaimed films like Kadhal Kondein, Pudhupettai and Aadukalam, for which he won the National Film Award for Best Actor and commercially successful films like Thiruda Thirudi, Thiruvilayadal Arambam, Polladhavan, Yaaradi Nee Mohini and Padikathavan. He is the son Kasthuri Raja and the brother of Selvaraghavan, both directors in Tamil cinema.

Filmography

Aadukalam

2011

As K. P. Karuppu

Padikathavan

2009

As Radhakrishnan (Rocky)

Devathayai Kanden

2005

As Babu

Sullan

2004

As Subramani

Mappillai

2011

As Saravanan

Kutty

2010

As Kutty

Yaaradi Nee Mohini

2008

As Vasu

Polladhavan

2007

As Prabhu

Venghai

2011

As Selvam

Uthama Puthiran

2010

As Sivaramakrishnan / Dhandapani

Parattai Engira Azhagu Sundaram

2007

As Azhagu Sundaram (Parattai)

Pudhupettai

2006

As 'Kokki' Kumar

Kadhal Konden

2003

As Vinod

Thulluvadho Ilamai

2002

As Mahesh

Mayakkam Enna

2011

As Karthik Swaminathan

Adhu Oru Kana Kaalam

2005

As Srinivasan

3

2012

As Ram

Thiruvilaiyaadal Aarambam

2006

As Thirukumaran

Anegan

2015

As Ashwin, Murugappa and Kaali

Raanjhanaa

2013

As Kundan

Maryan

2013

As Mariyaan

Naiyaandi

2013

As Chinna Vandu

Thiruda Thirudi

2003

As Vasu

Velaiyilla Pattathari

2014

As Raghuvaran

Dreams

2004

As Shakti

Maari

2015

As Maari

Thodari

2016

As Poochiappan

Kodi

2016

As Kodi & Anbu

Velaiyilla Pattathari 2

2017

As Raghuvaran

The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir

2018

As Ajatashatru Oghash Rathod

Maari 2

2018

As Maariyappan aka Maari

Asuran

2019

As Siva Saamy

Jagame Thandhiram

2021

As Suruli

Karnan

2021

As Karnan

Maaran

2022

As Mathimaaran

Thiruchitrambalam

2022

As Thiruchitrambalam

Sir

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As Balamurugan (Tamil) / Bala Gangadhar Tilak (Telugu)

Thangamagan

2015

As Thamizh Vijayraghavan

Vada Chennai

2018

As Anbu

Atrangi Re

2021

As Vishu

Pattas

2020

As Sakthi (Pattas) & Thiraviyam Perumal

Captain Miller

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As Captain Miller

Seedan

2011

As Saravanan

Shamitabh

2015

As Danish

Pa Paandi

2017

As Younger Paandian Pazhanisami (Power Paandi)

The Gray Man

2022

As Avik San

Kuselan

2008

As Special Appearance in "Cinema Cinema" Song

Ethir Neechal

2013

As Special Appearance in "Local Boys" Song

Vai Raja Vai

2015

As Kokki Kumar (Guest appearance)

Production

Pa Paandi

2017

As Director

Ethir Neechal

2013

As Producer

Velaiyilla Pattathari

2014

As Producer

Kaaka Muttai

2015

As Producer

Kaaki Sattai

2015

As Producer

Naanum Rowdydhaan

2015

As Producer

Visaranai

2016

As Producer

Amma Kanakku

2016

As Producer

Shamitabh

2015

As Producer

Kaala

2018

As Producer

Tharangam

2017

As Producer

Velaiyilla Pattathari 2

2017

As Producer

Maari 2

2018

As Producer

Vada Chennai

2018

As Producer

Cinema Veeran

2017

As Producer

3

2012

As Producer

Maari

2015

As Producer

Thangamagan

2015

As Producer

Pa Paandi

2017

As Producer

Maari 2

2018

As Playback Singer

Jail

2021

As Playback Singer

Asuran

2019

As Playback Singer

Pattas

2020

As Playback Singer

Pudhukottaiyilirundhu Saravanan

2004

As Playback Singer

Pudhupettai

2006

As Playback Singer

Devathayai Kanden

2005

As Playback Singer

Aayirathil Oruvan

2010

As Playback Singer

Mayakkam Enna

2011

As Playback Singer

3

2012

As Playback Singer

Vajrakaya

2014

As Playback Singer

Thikka

2016

As Playback Singer

Ezhumin

2018

As Playback Singer

Naiyaandi

2013

As Playback Singer

Velaiyilla Pattathari

2014

As Playback Singer

Anegan

2015

As Playback Singer

Irandam Ulagam

2013

As Playback Singer

Maari

2015

As Playback Singer

Thangamagan

2015

As Playback Singer

Nenjam Marappathillai

2021

As Playback Singer

Kodi

2016

As Playback Singer

Yaakkai

2017

As Playback Singer

Pa Paandi

2017

As Playback Singer

Yaadhumagi Nindraai

2020

As Playback Singer

Velaiyilla Pattathari 2

2017

As Playback Singer

Vada Chennai

2018

As Playback Singer

Padai Veeran

2018

As Playback Singer

Brother's Day

2019

As Playback Singer

Jagame Thandhiram

2021

As Playback Singer

Karnan

2021

As Playback Singer

Atrangi Re

2021

As Playback Singer

Viduthalai

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As Playback Singer

Thiruchitrambalam

2022

As Playback Singer

Pa Paandi

2017

As Screenplay

Pa Paandi

2017

As Story

Pa Paandi

2017

As Dialogue

Velaiyilla Pattathari 2

2017

As Dialogue

Brother's Day

2019

As Lyricist

Mayakkam Enna

2011

As Lyricist

3

2012

As Lyricist

Ethir Neechal

2013

As Lyricist

Maryan

2013

As Lyricist

Velaiyilla Pattathari

2014

As Lyricist

Vai Raja Vai

2015

As Lyricist

Thangamagan

2015

As Lyricist

Maari

2015

As Lyricist

Pa Paandi

2017

As Lyricist

Kodi

2016

As Lyricist

Maari 2

2018

As Lyricist

Petta

2019

As Lyricist

Jagame Thandhiram

2021

As Lyricist

Thiruchitrambalam

2022

As Story

Thiruchitrambalam

2022

As Screenplay

Thiruchitrambalam

2022

As Dialogue

Thiruchitrambalam

2022

As Lyricist

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