Chinni Jayanth

Chinni Jayanth (Aka) Krishnamurthy Narayanan

 Actor
 Chennai, India
 26-Jul-1960
 Kai Kodukkum Kai (1984)

About Me

Chinni Jayanth was born on 26 July 1960 in Chennai. He entered into Tamil industry in the year 1984. He is an alumnus of Wesley High School, Chennai. He went on to study at New College, Royapettah. He then completed his acting course (Diploma in Film Technology, DFTech) from the Film and Television Institute of Tamil Nadu in Taramani. He is a Tamil director, Producer, Comedian, Actor, and Mimicry Artist, who has appeared in many Character and Supporting roles in Tamil films. He is also a popular Television personality and stage performance. His performance in Chinna Pulla (1994) along with Revathy was well received. In the movie, Jayanth portrayed a mentally challenged person. He won the Special Award from Variety for ‘Kaanal Neer’. He is also the recipient of the prestigious Kalaimamani award given by the Government of Tamil Nadu. He has directed the movie Neeye Yen Kaadhali (2010) and played a vital role in the screen play. Jayanth began his acting career in 1984, playing the eccentric villain in director Mahendran's film Kai Kodukkum Kai the film was a disaster at the Box office, starring alongside veteran Indian actor Rajnikanth.

He is also a world famous mimic. He has been conferred the title of 'MIMICRY SUPERSTAR' for his extraordinary mimicry skills and also for being the Pioneer in this field having popularised this Art form not just in films but in Stage shows all over the world. His first directional venture was the film Unakkaga Mattum. Jayanth's performance in Chinna Pulla (1994) along with Revathy was well received. In the movie, Jayanth portrayed a mentally challenged person.

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