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Name: Napoleon
DOB: December 2,1963
Birth Place: Tirunelveli,Tamil Nadu, India
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No of Movies: 17


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Other Works:

Became a thorough professional with the movie Vallavanukkum Vallavan(1994).

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Full Biography of Actor Napoleon

Kumaresan Duraisamy (born 2 December 1963), better known by his stage name Napoleon, is a Tamil film actor, politician and the founder and chairman of the Jeevan Technologies. As of 27 May 2009, He is the Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment in Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh\'s Cabinet. During his early ages, he acted in nearly 100 movies in Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam language and Kannada films.

Kumaresan Duraisamy, better known as Napoleon, was born on 2 December 1963—the fifth of six children. His family was occupied in agriculture. He graduated from St. Joseph\'s College, Trichy. His Father is Duraisamy Reddiar and Mother Saraswathi Ammal

After college, he moved to Trichy and became enthused by the ideologies of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) party. He joined the party in which his uncle K. N. Nehru was already a member and at that time the Public Welfare Minister of the state government.

Napoleon contested the State Assembly elections of 2001, winning the Villivakkam constituency contest and thereby becoming a Member of the Legislative Assembly of Tamil Nadu. He lost his membership in the 2006 elections, when he contested from the Mylapore constituency and was defeated by actor S. Ve. Shekhar. Subsequently, Napoleon nurtured the Perambalur constituency in the hope of becoming a member of parliament for the DMK, and succeeded in the 2009 Lok Sabha election. He was then appointed Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment in Union government.

When aged 27, he watched the film Udhayam, the dubbed version of the Telugu film Siva, and was inspired to take up acting. He entered the Tamil film industry in 1991 with P. Bharathiraja\'s rural film Pudhu Nellu Pudhu Naathu, playing the antagonist role. Other roles followed, including in Yejamaan (1993) Seevalaperi Pandi, Devasuram, Ravanaprabhu, Vattaram, Pokkiri and Dasavatharam. His role as Mundakkal Shekharan in the blockbuster action film Devasuram is widely regarded as his best performance to-date. He reprised the role in the Ravanaprabhu, a sequel to Devasuram.

Among the forthcoming Tamil and Telugu films in which he features are Saleem, Oye!, Pallikondapuram and Azhagarmalai.

In 2000 Napoleon founded Jeevan Technologies in Chennai, and then expanded into the USA and New Zealand. In 2008, the Jeevan IT Academy was started with the mission of training graduates to enter the corporate world with a thorough knowledge of industry standards.

News About Napoleon

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    [2017-03-01 15:26:00]
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    [2017-02-03 23:02:00]
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    [2016-09-02 16:46:00]
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    [2016-08-27 14:50:00]
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  • Kidaari audio out
    [2016-08-03 15:20:00]
    The audio of Sasikumar starer Kidaari was out yesterday. The tracks seem to be welcomed well and has received tremendous ...
  • Priya Anand to play a student in Muthuramalingam
    [2016-06-27 17:55:00]
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  • Udhaya begins shoot for Utharavu Maharaja
    [2016-04-21 16:56:00]
    Actor Udhaya has started the shoot for his next Utharavu Maharaja. It is an action packed entertainer anbd veteran actor Prabhu is also in the cast. Udhaya is the son...
  • Napoleon is BJP's TN VP
    [2015-11-26 17:04:00]
    Ex Union Minister and actor D Napoleon has been named vice-president of Tamilnadu BJP. Interestingly film personality Gangai Amaran has been...
  • Cold war between Nepoleon - Khushboo?
    [2015-01-21 08:00:00]
    Srirangam constituency by-election was announced recently in the constituency of former Chief Minister Jayalalithaa. ...
  • Napoleon holds meet with his fans
    [2015-01-05 06:34:00]
    The fans association and office-bearers of Napoleon's Fans Association met in Chennai on Sunday...

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