Inspirational Journey of Thala Ajith

Ajith Kumar ! Who we fans often call by "Thala"

A self made superstar . His journey to stardom quite compelling and interesting in a way. It wasn't as smooth as you would expect but there is a lot you can learn from this man. Ajith stopped studies right after his 10th Standard. He then repairing automobiles as he was very fond of them. Before entering into the industry he also tried a small garment business which was successful. Then tried out some modelling finally venturing into films. He first acted In a Telugu film but it didn't release following the death of the Director His first Telugu film Prema Pustakam was an average film and it also happens to be his first and last direct Telugu film He then starred in a Tamil film Amaravati Which also was another average film Fun fact , Since Ajith grew up in Hyderabad he never knew how to speak Tamil properly And it was none other than "Chiyaan Vikram" who lent his role for Ajith in this film

Sadly after this Ajith suffered a major Racing accident which led him to take rest for 17 months Such a big accident in the starting stage of your career will surely put you down Your hopes , Your Confidence everything! But Not Ajith! He was a fighter who never gave up

Following this he received offers for some pretty good roles in films like Rajavin Paravayile , Kadhal Kottai He then had a massive next year in the industry with films like Ullaasam , Kaadhal Mannan , Aval Varuvala and Unnaithedi were films which brought him big name

These films really bought him a good name but then there was "Vaali" ! The film which changed his career totally His potrayal of the deaf and mute Character brought him critical acclaim! He also won the filmfare for the best actor for that film!

Most of his stunts in his films were actually done by him! He suffered many injuries but there is no way he is stopping!

He found true love in his Co Actor Shalini whom he married later

Ajith was always fond of automobiles He was a great racer and also participated in the Formula 2 race ! He even possesess a pilot license He is also an avid photographer and often takes pictures of his collaeges and friends

These big success in his life , all the fame all the stardom yet his the most down to earth actor you will come across He often cooks food for his Co actors on the sets and rumour is that his Biryani is to die for!

Any problem or need he is the first to respond He called off all his fan associations as they weren't concentrating on their lives and does many social services through them

This makes people love him more At this age after Rajinikanth probably only Ajith and Vijay from Kollywood are the actors that can pull the audience to theatre ! No actor in the country can pull off a better Salt and Pepper look than Ajith

After these many successes , stardom and fame From Ajith Kumar to Thala The pain he has gone through and how he never ever gave up stronger teaches a lot to the younger generation

His journey is surely an inspiration to many You may call him an actor , a photographer or a racer but most importantly he is a humble people's man! Happy Birthday Thala!

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