is an actor from Tamil Nadu
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notable for his comedian roles in Tamil films.
He has acted in many popular movies with several of the leading actors and comedians in the south Indian cine industry. He usually appears in films with Goundamani
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in a slapstick
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. Together they have formed a comic pair in many Tamil films. Recently, Senthil has started acting in Tamil
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He along with Koundamani was known as the Laurel and hardy of Tamil Cinema.
He was born on 23 March 1951 in a small village called Ilanjambore near Mudukulathur
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District. His parents were Ramamoorthi and Thirukammal. He ran away from his village at the age 12 due to his father's scolding. He first joined an oil mart, then a private wine shop as bar attender and then landed up in drama where he started developing his skills. He slowly entered the Tamil film industry in small characters and finally landed a good role in the movie Malayoor Mambattiyan. He married Kalaiselvi in 1984. He has two sons, Dr. Manikanda Prabhu and Hemachandra Prabhu.
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- Punnagai Poove
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- Coimbatore Maaple
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- Sandhaikku Vantha Kili (1995)
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- Chinna Vathiyar
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- Sendhamizh Chelvan (1994)
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- Varavu Ettana Selavu Pathana (1994)
- Unnai Vaazhthi Paadugiren
- Unna Ninaichen Paattu Padichen
- En Rasavin Manasile (1991)
- Annan Kattiya Vazhi (1991)
- Vaasalile Oru Vennila (1991)
- Pondati Pondattidhan (1991)
- Pondatti Sonna Kettukkanum (1991)
- Naan Pudicha Mappillai (1991)
- Naan Valartha Poove (1991)
- Nenjamundu Nermaiundu (1991)
- Thoodhupo Sellakiliye (1991)
- Neengalum Herodhan (1990)
- Jagadala Prathapan (1990)
- Thangaikku Oru Thalattu (1990)
- Enga Ooru Aattukkaran (1990)
- Ooru Vittu Ooru Vandhu (1990)
- Aavathellam Pennale (1990)
- Aatha Naan Pasayitten (1990)
- Amman Koil Thiruvizha (1990)
- Athaimadi Methaiadi (1989)
- Enga Ooru Mappillai (1989)
- Engal Annan Varattum (1989)
- Orey Thai Orey Kulam (1989)
- Palaivanathil Pattampoochi (1988)
- Sudhanthira Nattin Adimaigal (1988)
- Uzhaithu Vazha Vendum (1988)
- Ullathil Nalla Ullam (1988)
- Thambi Thanga Kambi (1988)
- Pattisollai Thattadhe (1988)
- Naan Sonnadhe Sattam (1988)
- Manaivi Oru Mandiri (1988)
- Kalaiyum Neeya Malaiyum Neeye (1988)
- En Vazhi Thani Vazhi (1988)
- Solluvadhellam Unmai (1987)
- Theertha Karayinile (1987)
- Velundu Vinaiyillai (1987)
- Kizhakku Africavil Sheela (1987)
- Ninaikka Therindha Maname (1987)
- Ullam Kavarndha Kalvan (1987)
- Ivargal Indhiyargal (1987)
- Iniya Uravu Poothadhu (1987)
- Idhu Oru Thodarkathai (1987)
- Arul Tharum Ayyappan (1987)
- Ayiram Pookkal Malarattum (1986)
- Amman Koil Kizhakale (1986)
- Kalyana Paravaigal (1988)
- Kan Simittum Neram (1988)
- Oruvar Vazhum Alayam (1988)
- Envazhi Thanivazhi (1988)
- Raasave Unnai Nambi (1988)
- Ennai Vittu Pogathe (1988)
- Enga Ooru Kavakkaran (1988)
- Shenbagame Shenbagame (1988)
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- Chinnakuyil Padudhu (1987)
- Enga Ooru Pattukkaran (1987)
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- Megam Karuthirukku (1987)
- Ninaive Oru Sangeetham (1987)
- Poo Mazhai Pozhiyudhu (1987)
- Poopoova Poothirukku (1987)
- Rasigan Oru Rasigai (1986)
- Pirandhen Valarndhen (1986)
- Pookkalai Parikkathe (1986)
- Paru Paru Pattanam Paru (1986)
- Namma Ooru Nalla Ooru (1986)
- Kalamellam Un Madiyil (1986)
- Unakkagave Vazhkiren (1986)
- Badhil Solval Badrakali (1986)
- Thendral Thodatha Malar (1985)
- Chithirame Chithirame (1985)
- Hello Yaarpesuradhu (1985)
- Ambigai Neril Vandhal (1984)
- Ingeyum Oru Gangai (1984)
- Kuva Kuva Vaathugal (1984)
- Thalayanai Mandhiram (1984)
- Bhagavathipuram Railway Gate (1983)
- Saattai Illadha Pamparam (1983)
- Marupatta Konangal (1983)
- Thural Ninnu Pochu (1982)
- Indru Poi Naalai Vaa (1981)
- Aadugal Nanaigindrana (1981)
- Oru Koyil Iru Dheepangal (1979)