Arunraja Kamaraj is South Indian Singer, Actor, Director, and Lyricist. He works in south Indian movies. He is best known as a lyricist and his popular works are in Theri, Pencil, Kabali and Jigarthanda. He also acted in some movies and also sung songs.
|Date of birth||15 June 1984|
|Age||37 Years (as of 15 Jun 2021)|
|Birth Place||Karur, Tamil Nadu.|
|School||Government Boys higher secondary school, Kulithalai|
higher secondary schoolings Bishop Heber Higher secondary School, Trichy
|College||J. J. College of Engineering and Technology, Trichy|
|Profession||Singer, Actor, Director, and Lyricist.|
|Hobby||Playing cricket, singing, song writing etc.|
Arunraja Kamaraj was born on 15 June 1984 in Karur, Tamil Nadu. He completed his schooling from Government Boys Higher Secondary School, Kulithalai and higher secondary schoolings at Bishop Heber Higher Secondary School, Trichy. After completing school he decided to do engineering and completed his engineering from J. J. College of Engineering and Technology, Tiruchirappalli.
Initially, he wasn’t interested in movies. His hobby was cricket. In college time he used to play cricket matches. Also, he has won many trophies. His friends used to call him from Tikolo nickname.
After completing his graduation, he had to decide his career and he worked as an assistant director in Nelson Dilipkumar’s Kolamavu Kokila. This was starting of his film career. After this, he worked on many movies and today we all know who is he? Today he is best known as Lyricist. Apart from lyricist, he is a singer, actor and director.
In the film industry, he stepped foot as a lyricist in 2012. As a career record, his first work as a lyricist was in film Pizza, in which he worked on two songs Rathiri and Engo Odugindrai. In the debut year, he worked on this single movie.
In 2013, he worked on the next part of the movie pizza. He worked on Pizza: II. In this movie, he worked on Boomiyil song.
Pizza movie was the debut of his lyricist career and after working on this movie he never shaw back and get succeed in his lyricist career. Till now he has worked on many songs.
|2012||Pizza||“Rathiri”, “Engo Odugindrai”||Tamil|
|2013||Pizza II: Villa||“Boomiyil”||Tamil|
|2015||Kaaki Sattai||“Im So Cool”, “Shake That”||Tamil|
|2015||Trisha Illana Nayanthara||“Trisha Illana”||Tamil|
|2016||Theri||Dub Theri Step||Tamil|
|2016||Kadhalum Kadandhu Pogum||Pangali||Tamil|
|2016||Enakku Innoru Per Irukku||Tamil|
|2017||Bairavaa||“Varlam Varlam Vaa”||Tamil|
|2017||Kombu Vacha SingamDa||Kombu Vacha SingamDa||Tamil||Independent Album For Jallikattu|
|2017||Bruce Lee||Naan Thaan Goppan Da||Tamil|
|2017||Nibunan||Vaa Daa Modhi Paakalam||Tamil|
After getting a good result in their lyricist career he tried his luck in acting. In 2013, the first time got the chance to work on a movie as an actor. The movie was “Raja Rani” in which he played the role of Udumbe.
After this movie he acted on several other movies like Maan Karate, Pencil, Remo, Maragadha Naanayam, Yaanum Theeyavan, Kaathiruppor Pattiyal, Natpuna Ennanu Theriyuma, and Ka Pae Ranasingam.
Except for 2015, every year he got acting work thus we can assume that he also got success in his acting career.
|2014||Maan Karate||Neruppu Kumar|
|2019||Natpuna Ennanu Theriyuma||Manikandan|
|2020||Ka Pae Ranasingam||Gunasekhar|
He first time sang a song in 2014. He had a good experience with lyrics thus he tried his voice in singing. He sang a tamil song “Ding Dong” for Jigarthanda movie. Everyone liked the song and he also became a singer. Today he can sing a song in Tamil and Malayalam languages. Till now, he has sung many songs for south movies.
|2014||Jigarthanda||Ding Dong||Tamil||Santhosh Narayanan|
|2015||Demonte Colony||Trap of the Beast||Tamil||Keba|
|2015||Trisha Illana Nayanthara||Trisha Illana Nayanthara||Tamil||G. V. Prakash Kumar|
|2016||Kadhalum Kadandhu Pogum||Pangaali||Tamil||Santhosh Narayanan|
|2016||Theri||Dub Theri Step||Tamil||G. V. Prakash Kumar|
|2016||Oru Mexican Aparatha||Kalippu Katta Kalippu||Malayalam||Manikandan Ayyappan|
|2016||Kodi||Kodi Parakutha||Tamil||Santhosh Narayanan|
|2016||Bairavaa||Varlam Varlam Vaa||Tamil||Santhosh Narayanan|
|2017||Kombu Vacha SingamDa (Independent Album)||Kombu Vacha SingamDa||Tamil||G. V. Prakash Kumar|
|2017||Bruce Lee||Naan Thaan Goppan Da||Tamil||G. V. Prakash Kumar|
|2017||Shivalinga||Chinna Kabali||Tamil||S. S. Thaman|
|2017||Nibunan||Vaa Daa Modhi Paakalam||Tamil||S.Navin|
In 2018, he directed a Tamil movie “Kanna”. It was his debut in his directing career and for this, he has won many awards for his successful debut in his directing career.
He was awarded by BOFTA Galatta Debutant Awards 2019 – Best Debut Director (People Choice), JFW Movie Awards 2019 – Best Director for Kanaa, Norway Tamil Film Festival Awards 2019 – Best Social Awareness Award for Kanaa (as director), and Zee Cine Awards Tamil 2020 – Best Debut Director for Kanaa.
• 2019: BOFTA Galatta Debutant Awards 2019 – Best Debut Director (People Choice).
• 2019 : Colors Tamil Galatta Nakshatra Awards 2019 – Online Musical Sensation.
• 2019 : JFW Movie Awards 2019 – Best Director for Kanaa.
• 2019 : Norway Tamil Film Festival Awards 2019 – Best Social Awareness Award for Kanaa (as director)
• 2020 : Zee Cine Awards Tamil 2020 – Best Debut Director for Kanaa.