Actor R Madhavan is one of the talented and praiseworthy actor's in the film industry. He is one of those actors who has acted in multiple language films. He is a star in almost all the languages he worked. He is a known face to most of the moviegoers across the world. He has a huge fan base and is best known for his heartful smile. Though he is very popular there are few untold things and lesser-known facts about this Sakhi actor.
Check out the untold facts about R Madhavan below:
In July 2006, Madhavan was voted the "cutest male vegetarian" by an online poll conducted by the NGO, People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). Kareena Kapoor Khan won the female award in the same category.
Best NCC Cadet of Maharashtra
He was awarded the Best NCC Cadet Maharashtra. He even got an opportunity to go to England for the same. He received training with the Royal Army, Navy and the Air Force.
Stood as support for Chennai-based charity, The Banyan
He has also lent his supporting shoulder to the Chennai-based charity, The Banyan, and appeared in the charity musical Netru, Indru, Naalai directed by Mani Ratnam for the cause.
Dreamt to become an army officer
R Madhavan dreamt to become an army officer, but his parents were against his dream. After completing his graduation, he went on to teach communication and public speaking at workshops around India.
A golf player
He is also a sportsperson. He is a golf player. He has appeared in a celebrity charity event in 2007 and has played alongside actor Amitabh Bachchan and director Mani Ratnam.
Tied knot with Sarita Birje
Even before debuting in movies Madhavan was already married to Sarita Birje and has a son too. He debuted in movies in 2000. He met his wife in the year 1991, Sarita Birje, an air hostess. They started dating and married in 1999.
Graduated in Electronics
Madhavan pursued graduation in electronics. He also represented India in Canada as a cultural ambassador.
He debuted in the industry through the TV. He appeared in many guest roles in TV. He also made his appearance in Zee TV prime-time soap opera 'Banegi Apni Baat' in 1996.
Appeared in Sandalwood Talc Advertisement
R Madhavan appeared in a sandalwood talc advertisement for Santosh Sivan in the year 1996.
2 Games launched with Madhavan
Paradox Studios Limited launched two games with Madhavan as the lead character. The games are Madhavan's MIG & Madhavan.