From Vanraj in Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam and Paro’s husband in Dev.D, to THE ‘Roy’ in Vinnaithaandi Varuvaaya and Jaanu’s husband in 96, here’s an introduction to a set of male characters who form the third wheel in their partner’s iconic love stories.
The much-loved Manikandan film, about two boys and their yearning to taste pizza, was a festival favourite and a commercial success. But it didn’t open the doors of stardom like Aishwarya Rajesh imagined it would.
Over the years, we’ve had almost every big actor play a cop sometime or the other in his career, but only a few of those films have the ability to entertain you during multiple viewings, writes Anirudh AR
On Ajith’s 49th birthday, we list five of his films with memorable climaxes. They reveal an actor who is sometimes jaded by the ‘mass’ hero formula, yet strives to do something interesting, within the scope of his stardom.