Dhanush (Actor) Age, Height, Wife, Girlfriend, Biography & More
Some Lesser Known Facts About Dhanush
Does Dhanush smoke?: Not Known
Does Dhanush drink alcohol?: Not Known
Though Dhanush was born into the family of the filmmakers, he was never interested in acting; instead, he wanted to be a Marine Engineer.
Earlier, his family had faced tough times as his father worked as a mill worker before working as an assistant director.
Not many people know that for the first time, Dhanush acted at the age of 16 in a film ‘Thulluvadho Ilamai‘ directed by his father.
Dhanush Childhood Photo
Dhanush met Aishwarya at the screening of the film Kaadhal Kondein (2003).
He is the son-in-law of popular South Indian actor Rajinikanth.
His wife Aishwarya is 2 years older than him.
Dhanush is the first South Indian actor who reached 4M followers on Twitter
At the age of 26, he is the youngest actor who got The National Award.
Dhanush receiving Rajat Kamal Award from former President Pratibha Patil
He is an ardent devotee of Lord Shiva and that’s why he has named his two sons Yatra (Pilgrimage) and Linga (Shiv Lingam).
Dhanush is passionate about music and he has written & sung many Tamil songs.
In 2011, his song “Kolaveri Di” made him a household name and became the first Indian video to cross 100 million views. Dhanush wrote this song in just 6 minutes and its rough version was recorded in around 40 minutes.
In 2011, he was awarded as the hottest vegetarian by PETA.
On one of his birthdays, he visited Kotiswari, a 12-year-old dying fan (last stages of blood cancer).
Dhanush celebrated his birthday with Kotiswari