Actor STR a.k.a Simbu a.k.a Silambarasan. he has been an actor since his childhood, playing roles to perfection.
Cinema had been a part and parcel of his life since his childhood, so much so that he was referred to as Little Super Star by cinema aficionados.
From Thai Thangai Paasam, Oru Vasantha Geetham, En Thangai Kalyani, Enga Veetu Velan, Oru Thayin Sabhatham, Samsara Sangeetham to Sabash Babu, STR was adored by everyone for his immaculate performance.
After enthralling movie-goers playing child artiste, he made a headstart as hero with Kadhal Azhivathillai. From there on, there was no looking back in his career and he started scaling one peak to another. With films like Kovil, Manmadhan, Vallavan, Thotti Jaya till Poda Podi, his dedication to excel won him the admiration of all.
From a hero to script writer to director to lyricist and a successful playback singer, name any craft, STR is there to give his best.
Much recently, he has proved himself a skilled playback singer establishing a parallel career. Though he had been singing for himself in many movies and rendering songs for his friends in the industry, STR post Love Anthem has emerged the voice that music composer sought for.
Thanks to AR Rahman, STR started playback singing with a song Baila More in Kadhal Virus and it was Rs 5000 that was given as his remuneration. But soon, his playback singing abilities caught the admiration of all and for a latest song in Kedi Billa Killadi Ranga for which STR crooned, he was paid Rs five lakh.
Much recently thanks to his singing and lyrics (penned by himself) in Poda Podi, and Love Anthem, he has made a huge impact.
He is flooded with offers to sing. Even in neighboring Telugu film industry, STR has been approached to croon songs for Telugu films.
Indeed the Young Super Star on screen has proved that he is a same off the screen too.