Kamal Haasan made his film debut as a child performer in the 1960 film Kalathoor Kannamma. He was only 6 years old at the time. As of 2023, Haasan has acted in over 220 films in the major Indian languages - Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam and Hindi. Throughout his 60+ year career and many years to come, Haasan has taken on challenging roles in his films and has grown into one of the most respected heroes in the film industry today. Haasan is not only a great actor but also a prolific writer of fiction and non-fiction in Tamil. Kamal is a great philanthropist and also serves the country as a politician. Kamal Haasan’s net worth is around Rs 177 million in 2023. For more details about the actor, such as his background, personal biography, best movies, etc., keep reading the article.
Kamal Haasan Salary and Net Worth 2023
The bulk of Haasan’s income comes from his distinguished career in the Indian film industry. Aside from that, he also makes decent money from brand endorsements, but Haasan has donated all of his brand earnings to charity.
|Profession||Actor, filmmaker, politician|
|Net Worth (2023)||Rs. 177 crores (estimate)|
|salary per film||Rs. 50 crore+ (estimated)|
|Film with the highest grossing figures||Vikra (2022)|
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Kamal Haasan was born on November 7, 1954 in what is now Chennai, Tamil Nadu to Rajalakshmi and D. Srinivasan. Her father was a lawyer and freedom fighter while her mother was a homemaker. Haasan was originally called Parthasarathy but was later changed to Kamal Haasan by his father. His brothers were also actors while Haasan’s sister is a ballet dancer.
Haasan married dancer Vani Ganapathy in 1978. Vani has appeared in films with Haasan and also worked as a costume designer. The couple divorced ten years later, and Haasan began living with actress Sarika. They married in 1998 after the birth of their first child. Her daughters Shruti and Akshara also work in the film industry as actresses and directors respectively. Haasan and Sarika divorced in 2004. Haasan then began a relationship with actress Gautami in 2005, but they broke up in 2016.
|Full name||Parthasarathy Srinivasan|
|Profession||Actor, filmmaker, playback singer, TV presenter, politician|
|birth date||Nov. 7, 1954|
|Place of birth||Paramakudi, Madras State, India|
|spouse/partner||Vani Ganapathy (1978-1988) Sarika Thakur (1988-2004) Gautami Tadimalla (2004-2016)|
|Number of Children||2|
|Parents||Rajalakshmi (mother) D. Srinivasan (father)|
|Political party||Makkal Needhi Maiam|
|active years||2018 – today|
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Must-Have Kamal Haasan Movies
Over the course of his 60-year career, Haasan has appeared in over 200 films and has played unprecedented roles in each of his films. Here is a small list of some of the must-see movies Kamal Haasan has been in.
- Vikra (2022)
- Mahanadi (1994)
- Nayakan (1987)
- Moondram Pirai (1982)
- Pushpaka Vimana (1987)
- Sagara Sangamam (1983)
- Indian (1996)
- Sathyaa (1988)
- Chachi 420 (1997)
- Virumandi (2004)
- Panchatanthiram (2002)
- Sathi Leelavathi (1995)
- Virumandi (2004)
- Sagar (1985)
- Thenali (2000)
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Kamal Haasan’s house and cars
Kamal Haasan likes to live his life lavishly and owns many properties as well as very nice luxury cars. In 2022, Haasan told the government that he owned land worth Rs. 131 crores, including farmland worth Rs. 17 crores. Haasan owns a luxury home in Chennai and two apartments in condominiums. He also owns a lavish house, which he recently spent a lot of money renovating. The total value of Kamal Haasan’s properties in Chennai itself is Rs 92.5 million.
Haasan has also invested around Rs 2.5 million in a property in London, where he frequently vacations with his family. Speaking of cars, Haasan has a BMW 730LD and a Lexus Lx 570 which together are valued at Rs.3.69 crores.
Through his talents as an actor, filmmaker, and singer, Haasan has made a decent fortune over his years in the industry. But did you know that Haasan is the first Tamil actor to transform his fan clubs into social welfare organizations and get involved in social activities through these clubs? These fan clubs are responsible for organizing blood and eye drives and donating educational materials to students. Haasan also raised funds for an orphanage for children affected by HIV/AIDS and established a childhood cancer relief fund in Chennai.
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frequently asked Questions
What is Kamal Haasan’s net worth?
Rs. 177 crores (approx.)
Has Kamal Haasan ever won an Oscar?
Although three of Kamal Haasan’s films have been submitted for Oscars, he has yet to win an Oscar.
Will there be a Vikram 2?
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