Raghava Lawrence

Raghava Lawrence

 Chennai, India
 Parthale Paravasam (2001)

About Me

               Lawrence was born on 9 January 1976 in Chennai. He entered into Tamil industry in the year 2001. He had brain tumor when he was a child and rarely went to school. He got cured after his mother went to a temple of Raghavendra Swami and Lawrence strongly believes that it was Raghavendra Swami who cured him of his tumour. He became an ardent devotee of the deity and added its name to his name. He built the Raghavendra Swamy Brindavanam Temple at Thirumullaivayal on the Avadi-Ambattur route, which opened from 1 January 2010. He was working as a car cleaner for fight master Super Subbarayan. Rajinikanth saw him dancing and helped him to join the Dancers Union. Chiranjeevi offered him the job of choreographing the dances for Hitler. Pleased with Lawrence's work, Chiranjeevi asked him to choreograph dances for Master, his next film too. He did many social service activities in which he has aided many heart surgeries for babies.

He is an actor, director, composer and playback singer. He began his career as an actor in 1998, in a Telugu film, aged 22. He adopted the name "Lawrence" in 2001. He set up a charity trust in his name and donated 1 crore to it.