Arjun Sarja

Actor ● Director ● Producer


Arjun Sarja is an Indian film actor, producer and director known for his works predominantly in Tamil cinema. He also starred in few Kannada, Malayalam and Telugu films. In 1993, he starred in S. Shankar's blockbuster Gentleman which opened to positive reviews, while Arjun went on to win the State Award for Best Actor. During this time, he starred in hits such as Jai Hind (1994), Karnaa (1995), and the crime drama film Kurudhipunal (1995), for which Arjun won positive acclaim for his role while the film became India's official entry for the 68th Academy Awards Best Foreign Language Film category. In 1999, he starred in the political drama Mudhalvan (1999). Portraying an ambitious TV journalist who receives the opportunity to become the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu for a day, Arjun offered bulk dates for filming the project to Shankar. The film subsequently won positive reviews with Arjun described as having "acquitted himself with aplomb in the challenging role". Arjun received the Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Actor for his role as well as numerous other nominations. Arjun then briefly experimented in softer roles with Kannodu Kanbathellam (1999) and as an energetic civil service officer in Vaanavil (2000). He was then featured in Vasanth's romantic drama film Rhythm, where he played a photographer, who eventually falls in love with a widow. Featuring a popular soundtrack and opening to positive reviews, Rhythm also became a commercial success. He carried on with a lighter theme in his next directorial venture, the love story Vedham (2001), while he ventured into Telugu cinema again by appearing in Raja's Hanuman Junction and the Kannada devotional film Sri Manjunatha (2001). In 2012, he appeared in his 150th film, the Kannada film Prasad screened at the Berlin Film Festival. Arjun won the Karnataka State Film Award for Best Actor for his work in the film.

Born on: 15 August, 1964

Born in: Madhugiri, Mysore State, India

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Tamil 2016
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Kannada 2016
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Tamil 2014
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Tamil 2013
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Kannada 2013
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Tamil 2013
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Tamil 2013
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Kannada 2012
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Tamil 2011
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Tamil 2010
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Malayalam 2010
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Kannada 2009
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Tamil 2008
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Tamil 2008
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Telugu 2008
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Hindi 2007
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Hindi 2006
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Tamil 2005
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Tamil 2004
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Tamil 2002
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Telugu 2001
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Tamil 2000
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Tamil 1999
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Tamil 1999
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Tamil 1995
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Tamil 1993
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Tamil 1993
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Tamil 1993
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Tamil 1990
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Tamil 1989
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Telugu 1987
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Tamil 1985
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Tamil 1984
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Tamil 1984
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Kannada 1984
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Kannada 1984
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Kannada 1981
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Tamil 1966
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Tamil 2014
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Tamil 2008
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Tamil 2002
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Tamil 1995
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Tamil 2014
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Hindi 2006
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Tamil 2002
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Tamil 1999
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Tamil 1993
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Tamil TBA
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Tamil 2014
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Kannada 2009
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Tamil 1993
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Tamil 1995
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