Madhavan played Maddy’s role in ‘Rahna Hai Tere Dil Mein’ (Photo courtesy Instagram @ actormaddy)
Today is the birthday of R Madhavan. On this occasion, the fans of the actors are congratulating them. He is known for films like ‘Rang De Basanti’, ‘Ramji London-Wale’, ‘3 Idiots’, ‘Tanu Weds Manu’, ‘Tanu Weds Manu Returns’.
New Delhi Bollywood actor Ranganathan Madhavan (R Madhavan) was born today, ie on 1 June 1970 in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand. Today this actor has lakhs of lovers, but there was a time when he used to worry about whether he would get married or not. Actually, he was upset because of his dark complexion. According to the news, once Madhavan mentioned it. Madhavan of shy nature told that when my wife Sarita was my student, one day she asked me to go on a date.
Groping old memories, the actor further said, ‘My complexion was dark and I didn’t know if I would ever get married or not, so then I thought it was a good chance and I accepted the offer. Madhavan comes from a Tamil family where studies are given more importance. Despite this, he failed in the 8th. Somehow he got admission in engineering college of Kolhapur.
Madhavan wanted to make a career in films. He started working with a TV serial Banegi Apni Baat which came in 1996. In the same year, Madhavan also did a role in Sudhir Mishra’s film ‘Aat Raat Ki Dawn No’, for which he was not even given credit. Then in 1997, Madhavan auditioned for Mani Ratnam’s film ‘Irular’, but Mani Ratnam rejected him saying that he was not fit for the role.
After much effort, he appeared in Gautam Menon’s film Rehna Hai Tere Dil Mein in 2001. He had settled in the hearts of people by playing the role of Maddy. Madhavan was also awarded the Screen Award for this film. After this, he never had to look back.