Tamil star Ajith Kumar also known as Ajith or Thala, celebrates his 47th birthday on May 1 and of course, it is surely one of the special days for his fans as well. The day has just begun and fans have already made him the top trend on Twitter with ‘Birthday’ wishes. We all know he is one of the celebrated actors of the Tamil cinema and has quite a few Box Office hits. From being a hot cop to being an evil twin in Vaali, the actor has proved he is a versatile actor.
Well, we all know his dedication towards his work and he always makes sure that he does only one film at a time. Well, on his birthday, we bring some lesser known facts about the actor that you might not know.
Take a look:
- Undoubtedly, he is an amazing actor but in addition to this, Ajith Kumar in a sabbatical, he is motor car racer and participated in the MRF Racing series (2010) in Chennai. In fact, to get trained for being a race driver, he dropped out from the school.
- There came a time in his life when he had to make choice between films or racing and as the films were happening and generating him some money, he began concentrating on it. He debuted in En Veedu En Kanavar (1990) in a minor role as a school student.
- Do you know Ajith and Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan have worked with each other in Asoka, where the former played a negative role? SRK had once revealed that he didn’t know of Ajith’s massive stardom in South only because of how down to earth he was on the sets of the film.
- Ajith’s is known for his bold remarks, which have left the industry divided many times. In fact, many from the industry had asked him to express regret for speaking his mind. But, he stood his ground.
- On his 40th birthday in 2011, he dissolved all his fan clubs after he came across that many of his fans were misusing his name to raise funds.
- He hates when his fans pull down other rival stars down on social media. He is totally against spreading hatred.
- Reportedly, equal to being blunt, he is a very down to earth on the sets of his films. He is a fabulous cook and he even cooks for everyone on his film sets. Specially biriyani.
Here’s wishing Ajith a very Happy Birthday!