Raghuvaran is one of the most renowned villains and character artists in the film industry. He has acted in more than 150 films in languages like Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Hindi etc.
Raghuvaran is remembered for his realistic acting, unique style and impressive voice modulation in his dialogue delivery.
He was born in born on 11th December 1958 in Kollengode, Kerala. He died on March 19th 2008 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu at the age of aged 49. He got married with Rohini, but got divorced. They have a son.
Rohini, ex-wife of Late Raghuvaran has decided to establish an Award in the name of Raghuvaran. This award would be given to deserving performers in the film industry. The inaugural award ceremony would be held from this year and continue on. This Award ceremony would be held on 11th of December of every year, coinciding with the Birthday of Raghuvaran.