Vivek is a Actor Indian born on 19 november 1961 at Madurai (Inde)
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Nationality IndeBirth 19 november 1961
(57 years) at Madurai (Inde
Filmfare Awards South
Vivekh, better known as Vivek is an Indian film actor, comedian, television personality and Social Activist working in the Tamil film industry. Introduced in films by director K. Balachander, he has won three Filmfare Best Comedian Awards for his performances in Run (2002), Saamy (2003) and Perazhagan (2004). In 2009, Government of India awarded Vivekh with the Padma Shri award for his contribution to the arts. Sathyabama University has conferred actor Vivek with an honorary doctorate for his contribution to the society through cinema. As a television personality, Vivek has hosted a number of events and has interviewed media personalities, notably A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, A. R. Rahman, and Rajinikanth.
Vivek was born in Sankarankovil and got married to Arulselvi, with whom he has 3 children, Amrithanandini, Tejaswini and Prasanna Kumar. Vivek's son, 13-year-old Prasanna Kumar, died at the SRM Institutes for Medical Science due brain fever.He graduated from The American College in Madurai Vivek was the brand ambassador of Mirinda softdrinks in 2003. As of 2011, he is the ambassador of Nathella jewellery.
Vivek launched Green Kalam, under the guidance of former President of India A. P. J. Abdul Kalam. "Green Globe Project”, a Campaign against global warming, which had attained its mission of planting billion trees for billion people all over the state.