The real name of Jayam Ravi is Ravi Mohan. He is a well known actor in Tamil industry. The actor was born on 10 September 1980 in the town of Madurai, Tamil Nadu. He is the proud son of Mohan, a leading film editor in South and Varalakshmi. He has a brother named M. Raja and a sister named Roja. They are both successful and serving as a director and dentist. As for his personal life, he is married to Aarthi Ravi.
Ravi entered the Tamil industry with his debut film “Jayam” in 2002 which was produced by his father and directed by his brother. He is also a martial arts expert and a trained dancer. He is one of those heroes who has natural charming looks but trained himself to contribute to the film industry through his acting. This quality along with his brother’s guidance made him a success in a short time.
Right after his debut film, his “Amma Nanna O Tamila Ammayi” in 2004, “Nuvvostanante Nenoddantana” in 2006 and “Deepavali” in 2007 where back to back hits. He didn’t stop there. His “Santosh Subramaniam” and “Dhaam Dhoom” in 2008 hit the top chart again, making his fans rejoice his acting.
Ravi completed his primary education at Jawahar Vidyalaya in Ashok Nagar, Chennai. At the age of 12, he embraced Bharatnatyam dance form and trained himself under Nalini Balakrishnan and performed his engagetram. He is known to be a bright student. Ravi completed his studies from Loyola College, Chennai and earned a Visual Communication degree. Side by side, he studies acting at the Kishore Namit Kapur Institute in Mumbai. After graduation; he then decided to enter the film industry. When his first debut film was a success, he took the pseudonym of Jayam Ravi. He also featured as a child artist during 90’s.
Jayam Ravi Net Worth
Ravi’s net worth in the year of 2017 is $8 million US dollars.
He has his own house in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. He owns a set of cars and bikes including Audi, Hyundai.
Ravi is a well-known dancer and performer. Besides acting, he also contributes as a model, performer, and dancer to the industry. He is also a businessman and tends to focus only on his career. He modeled for Volvo cars, Women Exclusive and so on. He is also seen as a spokesperson and figurehead for many channels and companies.
Out of 14 nominations, Ravi won 10 awards for his tremendous acting performance.
- Tamil Nadu State Film Award for M. Kumaran Son of Mahalakshmi 2004
- Edison Award for Best Actor for Peraanmai 2009
- Most Romantic Star of South Indian Cinema for Romeo Juliet 2015
- Edison Award for Best Actor for Thani Oruvan 2015
- Performance In A Leading Role – Male for Thani Oruvan 2015
- Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor – South for Thani Oruvan 2015
- Filmfare Award for Best Actor – Tamil for Thani Oruvan 2015
- Best Actor for Thani Oruvan 2015
- Best Actor for Thani Oruvan 2015
- Best Actor for Bhooloham 2015
Jayam Ravi is expected to be a part of Sanghamitra family whose budget is around Rs 350 crores. Adding on, Sayyeshaa is scheduled to romance with him in his next project. His latest movie “Tik Tik Tik” is ready to be released in March 2017 and “Vanamagan” in July 2017. As the news goes, he is all busy for promoting his new upcoming movie.
Ravi Mohan has dedicated almost 15 years to the Tamil film industry. His passion for acting and dancing can be portrayed through his dedication and hard work. His recent movies have turned out to be huge hits in Box Office. At present, he is working on some more projects. If we look into his Twitter and Facebook accounts we can see how eagerly people are waiting for his new releases. At such a young age, he has surely won many hearts and we hope he continues to entertain us like this for a long time.