Mayilsamy (Aka) R. Mayilsamy

 Sathyamangalam, Tamil Nadu, India
 Kanni Rasi (1985)

About Me

Mayilsamy is a guest judge on Asathapovathu Yaaru on Sun TV. In 2004, he received Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Comedian for the movie, Kangalal Kaidhu Sei. His son, Anbu (Arumainayagam) is to make big screendebut very soon. He was born in Sathyamangalam, Tamil Nadu on June 5, 1965. Before entering movies, he has been&active in theatre and drama. He was a part of comedy troupe popularly known as "Sirrippu Isai" when he was spotted by film makers. "Sirrippu Isai" is a popular comedy troupe of Tamil Nadu from which anumber of popular comedians of Tamil came from. His association with Lakshman (of Lakshman Shruti fame) for successful mimicry releases, namely "Sirippo Sirippu", "Sirippo Super Sirippu" and "MeendumSirippo Sirippu" was quite successful. His film debut happened in the year 1985 with the movie, Kanni Raasi. Mayilsamy was only 20 then. 

He has worked in more than 100 movies and has already completed silver jubilee in Tamil cinema. During 2000s, aside another comedian Vivek, he gained popularity. He received Best Host - Sun TV Telly Awards.