Articles about Ajith Kumar

Ajith Kumar is an Indian actor who works in the Tamil film industry. He is considered to be one of the leading actors in Tamil cinema who acts in films ranging from romantic comedies to action thrillers and dramas. Kumar has done more than 60 Tamil films in his career. He has received numerous accolades including three Filmfare Awards South, three Tamil Nadu State Film Awards, three Cinema Express Awards, and four Vijay Awards. He made his debut in Tamil cinema with a small role in the 1990 film ‘En Veedu En Kanavar.’ Kumar’s first theatrical release was the 1993 Tamil romantic drama ‘Amaravathi.’ Following this, he played character roles in several Tamil films. Kumar gained popularity following the release of the 1995 romantic thriller ‘Aasai,’ where he played the lead role. He was known as a romantic hero for doing films like ‘Kadhal Kottai,’ ‘Kaadhal Mannan,’ and ‘Aval Varuvala.’ He also forayed into the action film genre with movies like ‘Billa,’ ‘Amarkalam,’ ‘Villain,’ and ‘Varalaru.’ Kumar is inclined toward drones and UAVs and is also a motor car racer. He has also participated in the 2010 MRF Racing series.

05 Nov 2022

Manju Warrier
Ajith Kumar's 'Thunivu': About first single 'Chilla Chilla', more updates

It's time for Ajith Kumar's fans to rejoice as we have several updates about his much-awaited Kollywood film, Thunivu.

22 Sep 2022

Ajith Kumar, Vinoth's 'AK 61' titled 'Thunivu'; first look dropped

The fact that Tamil star Ajith Kumar, producer Boney Kapoor, and director H Vinoth are collaborating for their third project is no news.

30 May 2022

Ajith Kumar's fans go berserk after manager shares cryptic post

Ajith Kumar (AK) is one of the bonafide stars of the Tamil film industry.

11 Apr 2022

Tamil Cinema
'AK 61': Starts rolling in Hyderabad, Ajith Kumar joins sets

AK 61 has finally hit the floors!

31 Mar 2022

5 movies streamed the most in India this past week

OTT platforms are offering us new movies, series and shows almost every single day.

21 Mar 2022

Pawan Kalyan
OTT clash! It's 'Valimai' vs 'Bheemla Nayak' on March 25

It will be a clash of biggies, but this time on the OTT platforms!

19 Mar 2022

Anirudh Ravichander
'AK 62': Vignesh Shivan to direct Ajith Kumar's next film

Popular Kollywood filmmaker Vignesh Shivan is all set to collaborate with Tamil superstar Ajith Kumar for the first time.

09 Mar 2022

Boney Kapoor
Ajith Kumar's 'AK 61' to hit the floors next week?

That Tamil star Ajith Kumar, producer Boney Kapoor, and director H Vinoth are collaborating for their third project, tentatively titled AK 61, is no news.

25 Feb 2022

Boney Kapoor
5 reasons why you should watch Ajith Kumar-led 'Valimai'

Ajith Kumar (AK)-led Valimai finally hit the cinema halls on Thursday (February 24).

23 Feb 2022

Boney Kapoor
'Valimai': Story, OTT release, possible sequel, and more details

Valimai is gearing up for a majestic release on February 24.

16 Feb 2022

Boney Kapoor
H Vinoth-Boney Kapoor announce 'AK 61,' share Ajith Kumar's look

Producer Boney Kapoor and director H Vinoth have officially announced their next collaboration, AK 61.

12 Feb 2022

CBFC issues UA certificate to Ajith Kumar-starrer 'Valimai's Hindi version

Tamil superstar Ajith Kumar's fans are eagerly awaiting more updates on his much-awaited film, Valimai, as its release gets closer.

02 Feb 2022

Boney Kapoor
Ajith-led 'Valimai' set for a massive clash with 'Gangubai Kathiawadi'

The new release date of Valimai is here!

28 Jan 2022

Tabu, Ajith collaborating after two decades for H Vinoth's next?

Ajith Kumar's next film with director H Vinoth will have Tabu on board as the leading lady if the latest reports are to be believed.

07 Jan 2022

Confirming fears, 'Valimai' release indeed postponed 'until the situation normalizes'

The release of Ajith Kumar's Valimai is indeed getting delayed.

04 Jan 2022

Tamil Cinema
'Valimai' album review: Yuvan Shankar Raja's earthy yet massy composition

Valimai makers have dropped its jukebox online.

30 Dec 2021

'Valimai' trailer: Ajith Kumar's swag is off the charts

This is the year of Ajith Kumar, for sure!

10 Dec 2021

South Indian Cinema
'Beast' to 'Valimai': South Indian movies ruled Twitter this year

What a ride has it been! We have almost reached the end of 2021, yet it does not feel like that.

06 Dec 2021

'Mother' review: 'Valimai's song is melodious, lyrics are problematic though

The makers of Ajith Kumar's upcoming movie Valimai released the film's second single titled Mother yesterday.

01 Dec 2021

Tamil Cinema
No 'Thala,' only Ajith Kumar, Ajith, or AK, star insists

Ajith Kumar, popularly known as Thala, has issued a note to "respected members of the media, public, and genuine fans," whereby he asked them not to call him by that title.

30 Sep 2021

Boney Kapoor
Boney Kapoor's next is also with Thala Ajith, H Vinoth

Producer Boney Kapoor has confirmed that Thala Ajith Kumar and H Vinoth, who are currently working on Valimai, backed by him, will be in his next movie too.

23 Sep 2021

Boney Kapoor
'Glimpses of Valimai' garners 14L+ views in just two hours!

"This could be something big," Thala Ajith Kumar ends the Glimpses of Valimai with this line, and we sure could get that feeling after watching it.

23 Aug 2021

Ajith Kumar's 'Valimai,' Vijay's 'Master' ruled Twitter hashtags this year

Twitter announced the top hashtags in various categories today, on the occasion of #HashtagDay.

03 Aug 2021

Boney Kapoor
'Naanga Vera Maari': First song from 'Valimai' is catchy

Makers dropped the first track from Thala Ajith's much-awaited project Valimai, titled Naanga Vera Maari, recently.

11 Jul 2021

'Valimai': Keep your hearts steady as biker Ajith is here

Despite being announced in January 2019, we didn't get as much as a first-look poster or motion clip for Valimai from producer Boney Kapoor or lead star Thala Ajith until now.

06 Apr 2021

Tamil Nadu
TN Elections: Thala Ajith reacts sternly to fans clicking selfie

Ajith Kumar, fondly called Thala Ajith, was one of the first celebrities to vote for the Tamil Nadu legislative assembly election today.

27 Aug 2020

Shah Rukh Khan
'Money Heist' director picks these Indian stars for fictional remake

Money Heist is on its peak popularity level right now.

Vivek asks if Salman believes in forgiveness; will he reply?

Back in 2003, Vivek Oberoi and Salman Khan "entertained" us with their high-voltage, off-screen fight.

25 Jul 2018

13 years later, two cops get death for Udayakumar's custodial-murder

Today, two policemen were sentenced to death for the 2005 custodial death of 26-year-old Udayakumar.