Ajith Kumar Subramani is an Indian Actor who has particularly worked for the Tamil Cinema. He is known for his mononym, Ajith. He is a womanizer and one of the most top rated actors that the Tamil Cinema has. He is also a professional race car driver.
Ajith was born on May 1, 1971,in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India. He is the son of P.Subramaniam, a Malayali Brahmin and Mohini, A Sindhi lady. He has two other siblings namely Anup Kumar and Anil Kumar.
Ajith worked as an auto mechanic after dropping out of secondary school. He did not speak Tamil as a child. His first showcase was in a song in En Veedu En Kanavar(1990). He was only 19 years at this time. From here, his journey began. He was selected by the Telugu film production company Lakshmi Productions but the shooting ended due to death of the director. His film career again started when he appeared in a Telugu film called Prema Pustakam in 1992. He continued on acting in films though they were low budgeted or a moderate success. His popularity came when he starred in Kadhal Kottai (1996) and Kadhal Mannan (1998). He was projected as a romantic hero for which he got a lot of admiration and build a strong fan following. He starred in other films that were highly profitable such as Mugavaree (2000) and Kandukondain Kandukondain (2000). From 2001, he shifted to being an action hero. His films in this kind of role include Amarkalam (1999), Dheena (2001), and Villain (2002). Ajith has won multiple Filmfare Awards for Best Actor in the Tamil Cinema. He is also a professional Car Racer and has had a chance to race in the International arena in Formula championships. His ongoing career continues to prosper in both of his passions namely racing and acting. Ajith got married to actress Shalini Kumar in 2000 and were blessed with a daughter namedAnoushka and a son named Aadvik. Ajith is currently 47 years old. He is estimated to have earned $3.50 billion to date.