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Name: Chinni Jayanth
DOB: July 26,1960
Birth Place: Chennai,Tamil Nadu, India
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No of Movies: 46

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Sangamithra 14-Jan-2018
Kolaiyuthir Kaalam 29-Dec-2017
1818 08-Dec-2017
8 Thottakkal 01-Dec-2017
Oru Mugathirai 28-Nov-2017

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Became a thorough professional with the movie Sivaji(1984).


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Full Biography of Actor Chinni Jayanth

Chinni Jayanth (born: Krishnamurthy Narayanan) is a Tamil director, Producer, Comedian, Actor, and Mimicry Artist, who has appeared in many Main , Character and Supporting roles in Tamil films. He is also a popular Television personality having hosted innumerable Hit shows like \'Sagalai Vs Ragalai \', \'Kalakka Povathu Yaar \' and the popular show Asathapovathu Yaaru on Sun TV in Chennai. He is also the recipient of the prestigious \'KALAIMAMANI AWARD \'given by the Government of Tamil Nadu for excellence in the field of Cinema . He received this award from the Hon\'ble Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu at a glittering function at Valluvar Kottam.

He carved a niche for himself with his unique style of comedy which included the creation of some unique words like gilfans, silfans etc. which became a rage among the youth. His supporting roles in movies like Kizhaku Vasal, Idhayam, Kan Ethire Thondrinal, and Chinna pulla, have been widely appreciated by the audience.

Chinni Jayanth is an alumnus of Wesley High School, Chennai. He went on to study at New College, Royapettah. He then completed his acting course (Diploma in Film Technology, DFTech) from the Film and Television Institute of Tamil Nadu in Taramani.

Jayanth began his acting career in 1984, playing the eccentric villain in director Mahendran\'s film Kai Kodukkum Kai the film was a disaster at the Box office, starring alongside veteran Indian actor Rajnikanth.

Chinni Jayanth is also a world famous mimic. He has been conferred the title of \'MIMICRY SUPERSTAR \' for his extraordinary Mimicry skills and also for being the Pioneer in this field having popularised this Art form not just in films but in Stage shows all over the world. 

He has the ability to mimic not just great personalities but can mimic the actions and gestures of many animals and real life characters like the vendors also. He has performed all over the world. Chinni Jayanth has performed for prestigious organisation like ATMA (American Tamil Medical Association ) and GATS ( Greater Atlanta Tamil Sangam )in the US and for various other prestigious organisations across the Globe

Jayanth\'s performance in Chinna Pulla (1994) along with Revathy was well received. In the movie, Jayanth portrayed a mentally challenged person. This movie was also the first production of his company Ashtalakshmi Creators.His first directional venture was the film Unakkaga Mattum.  The second film he directed was Kaanal Neer, which introduced J.K. Rithesh and Manisha Chatterjee in lead roles.

He has directed the recent movie Neeye Yen Kaadhali (2010). and played a vital role in the screen play.  The film was graded by experts Suresh Menon and Brian Jennings at HD Studios, Sushma Multimedia, Chennai.

Chinni Jayanth has also anchored many hit shows in different channels, such as like Sagalai vs Ragalai and Kalakka povathu yaar on Vijay TV.

News About Chinni Jayanth

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    [2017-06-09 18:18:00]
    After Kayal, the lead pair of Chandran and Anandhi comes together again for a movie titled Rupai.It is produced by Prabhu Solomon and written and directed by Anbhazhagan....
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    [2017-04-02 19:28:00]
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  • Kalaiarasan is next Kalavu
    [2017-02-27 15:17:00]
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  • Muthuramalingam release on Feb 24th!
    [2017-02-03 23:02:00]
    After lying the cans for long time, Gautam Karthik's Muthuramalingam will finally hit the screens. It is slated for release 24 February....
  • Money matters
    [2016-10-26 23:05:00]
    After Saatai, director Anbhazhagan is ready with his next Rubai, which speaks about two youngsters and their greed for money. The movie is produced...
  • Oviya's next is Seeni
    [2016-01-03 15:09:00]
    Actress Oviya-starrer Seeni will be releasing this January. The movie produced by Madurai Selvam and directed by I Love You Da- fame Rajadurai, has been censored and given...
  • Chinni Jayanth turns singer
    [2014-08-05 06:20:00]
    Actor-comedian Chinni Jayanth has taken to singing. A popular mimicry artistes, who worked with almost all top artistes...
  • Thyagarajan presented ‘Father of the Million’ award on his birthday today
    [2013-06-21 14:42:00]
    Director – actor Thyagarajan’s birthday celebrations were held in Prashanth Golden Tower today. ...
  • Cine Icons go in praise of Rajini
    [2011-12-15 16:45:00]
    ‘I will be the speaker for the party. People like me are ready to do anything for you.’ said Vasu Vikram. ...
  • Superstars birthday program to be conducted at Valluvar Kottam in Chennai
    [2011-12-12 19:55:00]
    R. Soorya, N. Ramadoss, K. Ravi from Chennai district Rajinikanth fans club are to conduct this program. ...

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