Name: Jayam Ravi
Date of birth: September 10th, 1980
Jayam Ravi is a Tamil Cinema actor. He is the upcoming star of Tamil Cinema. He debuted with “Jayam” released in 2002 produced by his father editor Mohan and directed by his brother M. Raja. Jayam Ravi is a martial arts expert and a trained dancer. After completing his degree in Visual Communication from Loyola College Chennai, Jayam Ravi decided to get into the acting industry.
Jayam Ravi father is Mohan, an editor, his mother is Varalakshmi. Jayam Ravi has one brother, M. Raja, who is a successful director, and a sister, Roja, who is a dentist. Ravi was first schooled at Jawahar Vidyalaya in Ashok Nagar, Chennai and later at the Loyola College, Chennai and earned a Bachelor degree in Visual Communications. Jayam Ravi studied dancing with the Bharatnatyam dancer Nalini Balakrishnan and performed his arrangetram (debut) when he was twelve years old. Jayam Ravi has also undergone training in acting with Kishore Namit Kapur Institute, Mumbai.He is a martial arts expert and a trained dancer. After completing his degree in Visual Communication from Loyola College Chennai, he decided to get into the acting industry.
He is one hero who has the conventional good looks and has undergone all formal training to become an actor. Jayam Ravi debuted with Jayam, a remake of the Telugu movie Jayam released in 2002 produced by his father Editor Mohan and directed by his brother M. Raja. (Hence, the name ‘Jayam’ Ravi.) Jayam Ravi’s next venture was M. Kumaran son of Mahalakshmi, a remake of the Telugu movie Amma Nanna O Tamila Ammayi in 2004. Then came Daas,Mazhai, a remake of the Telugu movie Varsham and Idhaya Thirudan. Something Something… Unakkum Enakkum , the remake of the Telugu hit Nuvvostanante Nenoddantana which hit the screens in July 2006 is also a big hit. Trisha Krishnan has reprised her role in the Tamil version along side him in the film. With the magical combination of the director-brother duo,the success has been repeated. Jayam Ravi latest film, released 9 February 2007 was with upcoming actress Bhavana in the film titled Deepavali directed by Ezhil and the film was produced by the successful director Lingusamy, it currently after release, has fetched good reviews.