|Ashok Selvan Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 11 in|
|Date of Birth||January 8, 1989|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Ashok Selvan is an Indian actor, television personality, and producer who has mainly worked in the Tamil film industry. His film credits include Soodhu Kavvum, Pizza II: Villa, Orange Mittai, Savaale Samaali, 144, Thegidi, Kootathil Oruthan, Sila Samayangalil, Estate, Oh My Kadavule, Ninnila Ninnila, Marakkar: Lion of the Arabian Sea, Sila Nerangalil Sila Manidhargal, Manmadha Leelai, Ashoka Vanamlo Arjuna Kalyanam, Hostel, Nitham Oru Vaanam, Vezham, and Por Thozhil. In addition to that, Ashok Selvan has also been a part of many shows such as Time Enna Boss, Neeya Naana, Modern Love Chennai, Navarasa, Bigg Boss Tamil Season 2, Oh My Kadavule Special Show, Vanakkam Tamizha, Cooku with Comali, and Spot Light.
Chennimalai, Erode, Tamil Nadu, India
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Ashok Selvan studied at Santhome Higher Secondary School in Chennai. After that, he attended Loyola College and graduated with a degree in Visual Communication.
Actor, Television Personality, Producer
- Father – Panneerselvam
- Mother – Malar
- Siblings – Abinaya Selvam (Sister) (Producer)
- Others – Arun Pandian (Father-in-law) (Actor, Politician, Filmmaker), Vijaya Pandian (Mother-in-law), Kavitha Pandian (Sister-in-law), Kirana Pandian (Sister-in-law)
5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm
74 kg or 163 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Ashok Selvan has dated –
- Keerthi Pandian (2023-Present) – He tied the knot with actor, dancer, and theatre artist Keerthi Pandian on September 13, 2023, in a traditional Hindu wedding ceremony in Tirunelveli. Also, they have co-starred in the film Blue Star.
Race / Ethnicity
Ashok Selvan Facts
- He was 3 years old when he shifted to Chennai.
- During his time in college, he participated in many short films and completed a dozen short films as an actor. In addition to that, he also directed some short films such as Green, which won the award for “Best Film” at the 2012 International Tamil Thoth Conference held in Singapore.
- Alongside Vijay Sethupathi, Bobby Simha, Ramesh Thilak, Karunakaran, and Sanchita Shetty, Ashok Selvan co-starred as Kesavan in the Tamil-language black comedy crime film Soodhu Kavvum in 2013.
- In 2015, he made a cameo appearance as a Hospital Paramedic in the Tamil language comedy film Orange Mittai. Starring Vijay Sethupathi, Ramesh Thilak, Aashritha, Arumughan Bala, and Karunakaran, the film premiered at the 20th Busan International Film Festival.
- He brought to life the character of Achuthan Mangattachan (the antagonistic naval commander of Kozhikode who envies his brother’s popularity and conspires to kill him and Marakkar) in the 2021 Malayalam-language epic historical action film Marakkar: Lion of the Arabian Sea (titled Marakkar: Arabikadalinte Simham in Malayalam), starring Mohanlal in the titular role. Ashok Selvan was part of the film’s ensemble cast which also included Arjun Sarja, Suniel Shetty, Pranav Mohanlal, Manju Warrier, Nedumudi Venu, Hareesh Peradi, Keerthy Suresh, Kalyani Priyadarshan, Suhasini Maniratnam, Innocent, Mamukkoya, Santhosh Keezhattoor, and others.
- In 2021, Ashok Selvan was cast as Varun (Savithri’s son) in the Tamil-language anthology streaming television series Navarasa.
- He co-starred as Dev in the Telugu-language romantic comedy film Ninnila Ninnila in 2021. His co-stars for the project included Ritu Varma and Nithya Menon.
- Alongside Malavika Jayaram, Ashok Selvan appeared in the music video for Maayam Seidhai Poove by Pranav Giridharan in 2022.
- He made a guest appearance as Vikram in the Telugu-language romantic comedy film Ashoka Vanamlo Arjuna Kalyanam in 2022. It stars Vishwak Sen, Rukshar Dhillon, and Ritika Nayak in lead roles.
- Ashok Selvan was seen as Nithyanandham in the Tamil-language romantic anthology streaming television series Modern Love Chennai in 2023.
- In 2023, he co-starred as DSP K. Prakash (a newly appointed DSP trainee who is assigned to work with SP Loganathan by ADGP Mahendran) in the Tamil-language crime thriller film Por Thozhil.
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