Thala Ajith is the biggest Twitter trend today. As the South Indian superstar who needs no introduction turns 48, collegues and fans cannot stop raving andwishing him on social media. It is full of birthday wishes from fans be it in form of posters or fan-made mashup videos.
Ajith's way to stardom has been quite a story that is worth knowing. The actor has struggled a lot in his personal and professional life and acting was not the only job that he has had. The actor was last seen Viswasam which was a massive hit at the box office.
The actor has always wanted to be a Formula 1 race car driver and even dropped out of school to do so.
Ajith has also worked as a salesman in a garment export company before acting happened in his life.
Ajith ws the first choice for Gajini, Khakha Khakha, Saamy and Nandha which were then signed by Suriya and Vikram. All four films turned out to be huge hits at the box office.
Ajith played SRK’s evil brother in Asoka and throughout the shoot schedule. He recently opened up at an event and said that Ajith did not take any money for the film.
Ajith fell for his wife Shalini when he was nursing her wounds that happened while shooting for a scene in their first movei together.
While Amaravathi was definitely his first film to have hit the theatres in 1993, he made his debut in Telugu film, Prema Pusthakam, but the film didn’t release since the director passed away untimely and it couldn’t be completed.
Ajith Kumar happens to be the only and rare actors, who reached A-league of actors without being a part of top directors. Instead, he holds special mention for introducing directors like SJ Surya, AR Murugadoss, VZ Durai, Saravana Subbaiah and many more.