Awards & Winners


Date of Birth 06-April-1973
Place of Birth Chennai
(Tamil Nadu, India)
Nationality India
Also know as Prashant, Prashanth Thyagarajan, प्रशान्त थ्यागराजन, kadhal ilavarasan, Top Star, काधल इलावरासन, टॉप स्टार
Profession Actor, Businessperson
Prashanth is an Indian film actor who appeared in several Tamil films, as well as a few Telugu films, Hindi and Malayalam films. The son of actor-director Thiagarajan, Prashanth began his career at 17 by appearing in Vaigasi Poranthachu and went on to feature in other films including R. K. Selvamani's Chembaruthi and Mani Ratnam's action-comedy Thiruda Thiruda. After a brief career lull, Prashanth appeared in a dual role in Shankar's blockbuster romantic comedy Jeans alongside Aishwarya Rai. In the late 1990s, he featured in a series of films such as Kaadhal Kavithai, Jodi and Parthen Rasithen. His 2011 release Ponnar Shankar, in which he featured after a career setback was based on the historical epic and won good reviews upon release. Prashanth also owns a multi-storeyed jewellery mart in Panagal Park.

Awards by Prashanth

Check all the awards nominated and won by Prashanth.


Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut – South
Honored for : Vaigasi Poranthachu