Articles about Kamal Haasan
Kamal Haasan is an Indian film actor, director, producer, dancer, screenwriter, lyricist, and playback singer who predominantly works in the Tamil film industry. Haasan has also worked in the Bengali, Telugu, Hindi, Kannada and Malayalam film industries. He has won several accolades including 19 Filmfare Awards and four National Film Awards. In 1984, he received the Kalaimamani Award, in 1990, he received the Padma Shri and the Padma Bhushan in 2014. He was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award in 2013 and the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres in 2016. In 1960, Haasan made his debut as a child actor in the Tamil film ‘Kalathur Kannamma,’ which made him win the President’s Gold Medal. As an adult, he made his acting debut with the 1975 film ‘Apoorva Raagangal.’ Following this, he went on to appear in films like ‘Moondram Pirai,’ ‘Nayakan,’ ‘Indian,’ ‘Hey Ram,’ ‘Virumaandi,’ and ‘Vishwaroopam,’ among many others. Haasan was appointed as the official Indian delegate to the 67th Cannes Film Festival in 2014. He has also written many of his films including ‘Raja Paarvai,’ ‘Aalavandhan,’ ‘Anbe Sivam,’ among others. In 2018, Haasan founded the centrist party Makkal Needhi Maiam.
25 May 2022Entertainment
It has been more than three years since we saw our "Aandavar" Kamal Haasan on the big screens.
25 May 2022Entertainment
We already know that veteran director Priyadarshan and Mollywood superstar Mohanlal are joining hands for a portion of an upcoming Malayalam anthology.
22 May 2022Entertainment
After Beast, Tamil star Vijay will be seen in Vamshi Paidipally's next, tentatively titled Thalapathy 66.
17 May 2022Entertainment
The trailer of the upcoming Tamil film Vikram was launched on Sunday following an elaborate ceremony.
15 May 2022Entertainment
"Ulaga Nayagan" Kamal Haasan is set to a comeback to the big screens after over three years with the much-awaited film Vikram.
14 May 2022Entertainment
Upcoming Kamal Haasan starrer Vikram's first song, Pathala Pathala, sparked controversy just a day after its release.
04 May 2022Entertainment
"Ulaga Nayagan" Kamal Haasan is set to come back to the big screens after more than three years with the upcoming film titled Vikram.
22 Mar 2022Entertainment
Before its release on Amazon Prime Video, makers of Achcham Madam Naanam Payirppu have dropped its trailer.
14 Mar 2022Entertainment
Kamal Haasan's Vikram is one of the most anticipated Tamil films of the year.
09 Mar 2022Entertainment
Tamil cinema or Kollywood had a good time last year.
02 Mar 2022Entertainment
The shooting schedule of Vikram is finally over!
23 Feb 2022Entertainment
On Sunday (February 20), Kamal Haasan announced his decision to quit Bigg Boss Ultimate, the OTT version of Bigg Boss Tamil.
22 Feb 2022Entertainment
Telugu actor Prabhas, popularly known as Rebel Star, is currently filming Project K alongside Bollywood stalwart Amitabh Bachchan. The film, touted to be a sci-fi thriller, also stars Deepika Padukone.
21 Feb 2022Entertainment
Kamal Haasan will no longer be a part of Bigg Boss Ultimate, the OTT version of Bigg Boss Tamil.
23 Jan 2022Entertainment
Remaking a film is nothing new.
16 Jan 2022Entertainment
Tamil actor Sivakarthikeyan recently won over cinema buffs with his 2021 release Doctor.
07 Dec 2021Entertainment
The Tamil Nadu health department will issue a notice to Kamal Haasan for violating COVID-19 rules.
27 Nov 2021Entertainment
We all know that Kamal Haasan is currently recovering from COVID-19. He announced the news earlier this week on Twitter.
22 Nov 2021Entertainment
Veteran actor Kamal Haasan announced on his Twitter Space a few hours back that he has tested positive for COVID-19 after returning from the US.
12 Aug 2021Entertainment
Elephants are extremely important for maintaining nature's balance, and to raise awareness about them, we have the World Elephant Day.
10 Jul 2021Entertainment
The first-look poster of Lokesh Kanagaraj's upcoming Tamil actioner Vikram is out now!
15 Jun 2021Entertainment
As Kamal Haasan celebrated 13 years of his sci-fi action thriller Dasavatharam on Monday, the actor-filmmaker took a trip down memory lane to share what went behind making the film, which he said was nothing short of a "masterclass" for him.
16 May 2021Entertainment
Credit rating agency CRISIL has changed the ratings for actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan's proprietary firm, Kamal Haasan (KH), tagging it "not cooperating."
19 Apr 2021Entertainment
Tamil actress Raiza Wilson has lashed out at a dermatologist for allegedly pestering her to undergo a procedure she "didn't need."
19 Mar 2021Politics
Makkal Needhi Maiam chief and actor Kamal Haasan unveiled his party's manifesto in Coimbatore on Friday and promised income for housewives by honing their skills.
12 Mar 2021Politics
Veteran film actor Kamal Haasan, founder of the Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM), the party hustling to create a fresh alternative in Tamil Nadu politics, is set to make his electoral debut from the Coimbatore South constituency in the 2021 state Assembly elections.
31 Jan 2021Entertainment
Aditi Rao Hydari, Siddharth, and Sharwanand starrer upcoming Telugu film Maha Samudram will be released in theaters on August 19, its makers confirmed on Saturday.
05 Jan 2021Entertainment
Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut has voiced her disagreement over actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan's idea of recognizing housework done by homemakers as a salaried profession, which was recently appreciated by Congress leader Shashi Tharoor.
26 Dec 2020Entertainment
Actor and politician Rajinikanth, who was admitted to a hospital yesterday over "severe fluctuations" in his blood pressure, is now progressing well, said the hospital authorities in a medical bulletin.
25 Dec 2020Politics
The Vice-President of Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM), the party floated by actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan, on Friday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the presence of Union Minister Prakash Javadekar just months before Tamil Nadu Assembly polls.
31 Oct 2020Entertainment
Bollywood actor Fatima Sana Shaikh has revealed that she was sexually abused as a three-year-old.
26 Sep 2020Entertainment
Legendary singer SP Balasubrahmanyam's last rites were held in Chennai on Saturday afternoon along with a 72-gun salute by the Tamil Nadu Police.
25 Jul 2020Entertainment
Late beloved actor Sushant Singh Rajput's final movie Dil Bechara is looking to break all plausible and enviable records out there.
12 Mar 2020Politics
Superstar Rajinikanth on Thursday announced that he never wanted to be the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu but wants to bring change in the political discourse.
20 Feb 2020Entertainment
In a tragic incident, 3 people were killed and many others were injured after a crane collapsed on the sets of Kamal Haasan's upcoming movie Indian 2.
26 Jan 2020Entertainment
Bringing an end to the wait, the makers of Kabir Khan's much-anticipated sports drama film '83 have finally released the first look poster of the movie.
18 Jan 2020Entertainment
If you've been looking for a lesson in acceptance and self-deprecating humor, learn it from Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan.
29 Nov 2019Politics
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Pragya Singh Thakur has tendered an apology for praising Mahatma Gandhi's assassin in the Parliament.