A native of Chennai, India, Dhanush is an Indian actor, director, lyricist, producer, and playback singer who primarily works in Tamil cinema.
Dhanush is 40 years old as of 2022. He was born on 28 July 1983 in Chennai, India. He celebrates his birthday on 28 July every year.
Dhanush stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 m) tall and weighs 70 kg (154 lbs).
Dhanush was unable to attend college because his father and brother Selvaraghavan lured him into films. After entering the entertainment industry, he finished a Bachelor’s in Computer Education degree through distance learning.
Dhanush was born and raised in Chennai, India by his parents’ Tamil film director and producer Kasthuri Raja. He has a brother Selvaraghavan, who is a director, who later pressured him to become an actor.
Dhanush is happily married to Aishwarya, Rajinikanth’s eldest daughter on 18 November 2004. They were blessed with two sons, Linga and Yatra, who were born in 2006 and 2010 respectively. The partners announced their separation on 17 January 2022. Dhanush’s father-in-law and Superstar of Tamil cinema Rajinikanth are reportedly involved in talks in trying to save the couple’s marriage and are the most affected by the couple’s separation news.
Dhanush Net Worth
Dhanush has an estimated net worth of $22 Million.
Dhanush is a rare singer, typically for his own films. He was introduced as a playback singer in Pudhukottaiyilirundhu Saravanan, by its composer Yuvan Shankar Raja and collaborated again with him in his brother Selvaraghavan’s directorial, Pudhupettai. He sang further numbers in Selvaraghavan’s films Aayirathil Oruvan and Mayakkam Enna; the former featured him alongside his wife Aishwarya Rajinikanth.
“Why This Kolaveri Di” was released on YouTube in 2011 as part of the soundtrack to film 3, the directorial debut of Aishwarya Dhanush. The song became the most searched video in India. Anirudh Ravichander was the soundtrack composer for the film and Dhanush wrote much of the lyrics. He has also sung “No Problem” in the Kannada movie Vajrakaya and “Thikka” in the Telugu movie Thikka.
He has sung for the debutant musician Ganesh Chandrasekaran in the film Ezhumin. The song was acquired well among the audience as he famously renders it emotionally.
- Adadaa Ithuyenna Express Khiladi
- Amma Amma Raghuvaran B Tech
- Poo Indru Neeyaga Raghuvaran B Tech
- Udhungada Sangu Raghuvaran B Tech
- Ey Inga Paaru Raghuvaran B Tech
- Po Nee Po – The Pain of Love 3
- Our Story: Enga Yeriya Pudhupettai
- Ae Le Le Etti Paarthale Naiyaandi
- Orey Oru Meri Taqat Mera Faisla
- Don’u Don’u Don’u (The Don’s Romance) Maari Maari
- Thara Local (Here Comes Maari) Maari
- Oru Vidha Aasai (The Temptation of Maari) Maari
Dhanush Movies and Tv Shows
- The Gray Man 2022
- Atrangi Re 2021
- 3 2012
- Maaran 2022
- Maari 2015
- Asuran 2019
- Karnan 2021
- Raghuvaran B Tech 2014
- Thiruchitrambalam 2022
- Maari 2 2018
- Raanjhanaa 2013
- Jagame Thandhiram 2021
- Vada Chennai 2018
- Pattas 2020
- Anegan 2015
- VIP 2 Lalkar 2017
- Aadukalam 2011
- The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir 2018
- Polladhavan 2007
- Pudhupettai 2006
- Kaadhal Kondein 2003
- Kodi 2016
- Thanga Magan 2015
- Phir Aaya Deewana 2008
- Enai Noki Paayum Thota 2019
- Daringbaaz Aashiq 2010
- Mayakkam Enna 2011
- Naane Varuven Padikkathavan 2009
- Thulluvadho Ilamai 2002
- Shamitabh 2015
- Meri Taqat Mera Faisla 2011
- Mariyan 2013
- Uthama Puthiran 2010