Ashish Vidyarthi is one of the topmost villains and character artist in Tamil Cinema. He is known for playing the tough villain across languages. This legendary actor celebrates his birthday today. On this special occasion let’s look at 7 interesting facts about this legendary actor.
1. He won the National Award for best supporting actor for the Drohkaal. This was later remade in Tamil as Kuruthipunal. Ashish Vidyarthi played Nasser’s role in the original.
2. He was born in Kannur Kerala.
3. His father Govind Vidyarthi was a theatre artist while his mother Reba Vidyarthi was a Kathak Dancer. His father is a Malayalee while his mother is a Bengali.
4. He started his film career with the Kannada film Anand.
5. He is the founder of Avid Miner Conversations and is a renowned motivational speaker. He shares his real life experiences to motivate and empower people.
6. He has worked in 11 different languages. He was also a theatre actor. He has also acted in Tv serials before he became a film actor.
7. He also worked in the audio series Kahanibaaz in the year 2016.