Dhanush is one of the most popular Superstars of south Indian cinema. He achieved the national recognition after the tremendous success of his song 'Why this Kolaveri Di'. He has not only given awesome performances in south Indian movies but he has also proved himself in Bollywood. Born as Venkatesh Prabhu to filmmaker Kasthuri Raja and Vijayalakshmi, he debuted with 2002 film Thulluvadho Ilamai, directed by his father. His second film Kaadhal Kondein came out in 2003, which was directed by his brother Selvaraghavan and established him as a bankable talent in the Tamil film industry.