Articles about R Madhavan

The fame of South entertainment industry and recipient of several Tamil Nadu State Film Awards, Ranganathan Madhavan is an actor, writer, director, and film producer working predominantly in Tamil and Hindi cinema. After completing his schooling, Madhavan got involved with the NCC and even got the opportunity to train with the British Army, Royal Navy, and Royal Air Force in England as an NCC cadet. Later he moved to Mumbai, and in the early 1990s, decided to submit his portfolio to a modeling agency. Madhavan worked on an advertisement for sandalwood talc in 1996, followed by lead roles next year in Zee TV's 'Banegi Apni Baat' and 'Ghar Jamai'. In 1997, Madhavan was seen in his first English film 'Inferno'. The following year, he made a debut in the Kannada industry with 'Shanti Shanti Shanti' and in the Tamil industry with the 2000 movie 'Alaipayuthey'. After appearing in numerous Tamil and Kannada movies, he got his first lead role in a Hindi film in 2001 with 'Rehna Hai Tere Dil Mein'. '3 Idiots', 'Tanu Weds Manu', and 'Tanu Weds Manu Returns' are three of his movies that are among the highest-grossing films in Bollywood. Madhavan has won multiple accolades, including four Filmfare Awards South and one ITFA Award.

Confirmed! Yash Raj Films enters OTT space, announces first project

02 Dec 2021

Confirmed! Yash Raj Films enters OTT space, announces first project

Last month we learned that ace producer Aditya Chopra has invested a stunning Rs. 500cr for a new digital platform under his Yash Raj Films (YRF) banner.

'Decoupled': All you need to know about R Madhavan's series

06 Nov 2021

'Decoupled': All you need to know about R Madhavan's series

In July, R Madhavan had informed all that he has wrapped up shooting for his next web series, Decoupled.

R Madhavan's directorial-debut 'Rocketry: The Nambi Effect' gets release date

27 Sep 2021

R Madhavan's directorial-debut 'Rocketry: The Nambi Effect' gets release date

R Madhavan's directorial debut, Rocketry: The Nambi Effect, is set to release worldwide on April 1, 2022.

Happy birthday R. Madhavan: Chronicling the actor-director's amazing journey

01 Jun 2021

Happy birthday R. Madhavan: Chronicling the actor-director's amazing journey

R. Madhavan is not just good, chocolaty looks.

COVID-19: Be considerate toward children, urge Madhavan, other celebrities

03 May 2021

COVID-19: Be considerate toward children, urge Madhavan, other celebrities

Actor R. Madhavan, who had contracted the coronavirus in March and recovered in April, made an important statement on being considerate toward children during the pandemic.

'Rehnaa Hai Terre Dil Mein' remake gets its director?

28 Mar 2021

'Rehnaa Hai Terre Dil Mein' remake gets its director?

A remake of R Madhavan, Dia Mirza, and Saif Ali Khan-starrer Rehnaa Hai Terre Dil Mein is reportedly on the cards.

Madhavan tests coronavirus positive; reveals update with '3 Idiots' reference

25 Mar 2021

Madhavan tests coronavirus positive; reveals update with '3 Idiots' reference

The infamous Virus was a sworn enemy of Farhan and Rancho in the movie 3 Idiots. But little did they know that the lines will be blurred between the reel and real life.

Kriti Sanon to join Kartik Aaryan in 'Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo' remake?

18 Mar 2021

Kriti Sanon to join Kartik Aaryan in 'Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo' remake?

Luka Chuppi pair Kriti Sanon and Kartik Aaryan will grace the screen again together if the actress is able to manage dates.

R Madhavan receives honorary degree for contribution to arts, cinema

18 Feb 2021

R Madhavan receives honorary degree for contribution to arts, cinema

Actor R Madhavan has added another feather to his cap as he was conferred the Doctor of Letters (D. Litt.) degree by DY Patil Education Society, Kolhapur, for his outstanding contribution to arts and cinema.

Netflix owns 2021 with new film releases every week

13 Jan 2021

Netflix owns 2021 with new film releases every week

Netflix has hit a massive six this time!

Shah Rukh Khan to grace 26th Kolkata film festival inauguration

07 Jan 2021

Shah Rukh Khan to grace 26th Kolkata film festival inauguration

The ongoing coronavirus health crisis has put a halt to almost everything, with top film festivals and various cultural activities facing the brunt of the pandemic.

SRK begins shooting for 'Pathan'; spotted at Yash Raj studios

19 Nov 2020

SRK begins shooting for 'Pathan'; spotted at Yash Raj studios

Shah Rukh Khan, who is all set to make his comeback with Pathan, was recently spotted donning an all-new look outside the Yash Raj studios in Mumbai.

SRK to finally kick-off shooting for 'Pathan' in November

20 Oct 2020

SRK to finally kick-off shooting for 'Pathan' in November

After a long hiatus of two years, Shah Rukh Khan is finally back in the game.

Amitabh Bachchan turns 78, talks about 'greatest' birthday gift

11 Oct 2020

Amitabh Bachchan turns 78, talks about 'greatest' birthday gift

He is an icon. He is larger than life. He is an actor and much more.

Abhishek Bachchan's 'Breathe' season 2 to release this July

12 Jun 2020

Abhishek Bachchan's 'Breathe' season 2 to release this July

Abhishek Bachchan is all set to make his entry into the digital space.

Shah Rukh Khan to turn journalist for R Madhavan's 'Rocketry'?

07 Jun 2020

Shah Rukh Khan to turn journalist for R Madhavan's 'Rocketry'?

You can keep Shah Rukh Khan away from the screen, but not from cinema.

'Breathe 2': Abhishek Bachchan's series to release in June?

16 Apr 2020

'Breathe 2': Abhishek Bachchan's series to release in June?

Breathe, one of Amazon Prime Video's first Indian original series, starring R Madhavan and Amit Sadh, was a glorious success.

Aamir, Saif to reunite after 18-years for 'Vikram Vedha' remake

04 Aug 2019

Aamir, Saif to reunite after 18-years for 'Vikram Vedha' remake

Aamir Khan is on a reunion spree.

If Indian actors (non-Bollywood) were playing 'GoT' characters

24 Apr 2019

If Indian actors (non-Bollywood) were playing 'GoT' characters

The cast of Game of Thrones has some of the distinguished actors. It is honestly impossible to envision anyone else playing their roles.

Fire breaks out at Shah Rukh Khan starrer 'Zero' sets

29 Nov 2018

Fire breaks out at Shah Rukh Khan starrer 'Zero' sets

In a tense sequence of events, a fire has broken out on the sets of Shah Rukh Khan starrer Zero, in Mumbai Film City, according to police reports.

You can't miss these pictures from SRK's 'starry' Diwali bash

04 Nov 2018

You can't miss these pictures from SRK's 'starry' Diwali bash

Diwali is around the corner and the celebrations of this festival of lights have already begun in Bollywood.

Five Indian web-series you can binge watch this weekend

13 Jul 2018

Five Indian web-series you can binge watch this weekend

Slowly and steadily web-series have started to gain momentum and popularity among Indian audiences, and we've witnessed some pretty impressive releases of late.

A look at master storyteller Rajkumar Hirani's journey so far

29 Jun 2018

A look at master storyteller Rajkumar Hirani's journey so far

Rajkumar Hirani is akin to a genius. He is not just an incredible director, but also a compelling writer and an effective editor.

Good news! Rajkumar Hirani begins work on '3 Idiots' sequel

20 Jun 2018

Good news! Rajkumar Hirani begins work on '3 Idiots' sequel

To make a film that can cater to a pan India audience is not something that every filmmaker can pull off.

Here's why R Madhavan backed out of Ranveer Singh's 'Simmba'

25 Mar 2018

Here's why R Madhavan backed out of Ranveer Singh's 'Simmba'

Ranveer Singh starrer 'Simmba' has been in the news for a while now.

"Cannot feel my right arm," says Madhavan after shoulder surgery

26 Feb 2018

"Cannot feel my right arm," says Madhavan after shoulder surgery

Suffering from a severe shoulder surgery, actor R Madhavan underwent a shoulder surgery recently.

SRK's charm bowls over Canadian PM Justin Trudeau

21 Feb 2018

SRK's charm bowls over Canadian PM Justin Trudeau

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who is on a week-long visit to India, met some of the prominent Bollywood personalities on Tuesday including Shah Rukh Khan, Aamir Khan and Farhan Akhtar.

R Madhavan is back and how!

17 Jan 2018

R Madhavan is back and how!

Actor R Madhavan, who had been away from the limelight for a long time now, is back with a web series. And, we can't keep calm.

Rajkummar Rao, Alia Bhatt voted 'Hottest Vegetarians'!

25 Dec 2017

Rajkummar Rao, Alia Bhatt voted 'Hottest Vegetarians'!

This year PETA's Hottest Vegetarian award has a lot of new additions.