Born: July 28,1983 Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Spouse: Aishwarya R. Dhanush
Height: 5 feet 6 inches
Biography: National award winning actor and an established name in Tamil cinema, Dhanush is an actor, singer, lyricist as well as producer. His original name is Venkateesh Prabhu Kasthuri Raja. His father Kasthuri Raja and brother Selvarghavan are both directors. His work in Tamil movies like Kadhal Kondein, Pudhupettai, Aadukalam and Thiruda Thirudi was much appreciated. He got National Award for his performance in Aadukalam. His singing got popularity when his song Why this Kolaveri Di went viral on the internet. He made his Bollywood debut with Ranjhanaa opposite Sonam Kapoor. Down south, he is now working on KV Anand's Anegan and Vetrimaran's Soodhadi. In Bollywood he will be seen in R. Balki's Shamitabh. He is married to Aishwarya, Rajnikanth’s daughter, and they have two sons.