The legend at 57: Kamal Haasan

The legend at 57: Kamal Haasan

Kamal Haasan was born on November 7, 1954 to a Tamil Iyengar family in Paramakudi town in Ramanathapuram district of Tamil Nadu.

Kamal Haasan made his film debut as a four-year-old child artiste, in the film Kalathur Kannamma, which was released on August 12, 1959, directed by A Bhimsingh.

He was cast along with the veteran Tamil actor Gemini Ganesan in the film, which won him the National Film Award for Best Child Artist.