Jayam Ravi is the stage name of the Tamil film actor Ravi Mohan. Jayam made his debut with the film Jayam which was released in the year 2003. The film was directed by his elder brother Mohan Raja. The film turned out to be a big success at the box office. He followed this up with a sentimental drama film M Kumaran Son of Mahalaxmi. Ravi has also acted as a child actor in the two Telugu films Bava Bavamaridi and Palnati Pourusham which were produced by his father. In the year 2004 he won the Tamilnadu State Film Award for Best Actor.
He won the Most Romantic Star of South India Award for his film Romeo and Juliet in the year 2009.
Miruthan was released on February 2016. This is a Tamil science fiction zombie thriller film with Jayam Ravi in the lead role. The film has been directed and written by Shakti Soundar Rajan. Jayam plays the role of a trainee police officer who fights the zombies in an attempt to rescue his sister. The plot of the movie is intriguing and keeps the audience glued to the screen. The movie turned out to be an instant hit at the box office.
This is a Tamil action thriller film starring Jayam Ravi in the lead role. The film has been directed by Mohan Raja and written by Subha. The movie was released in the year 2015. Ravi plays the role of an IPS officer Mithran who takes on an evil scientist who indulges in illegal medical practices. The film was given a four star rating by the Times of India. The movie earned Rs 51.08 crore in the first 10 days worldwide and after 18 days the collection stood at Rs 74.86 crore. Jayam Ravi won the Critics Award for the Best Actor at the 63rdFilmfare Award South and the 5th South Indian International Movie Awards. He also won the Edison Award for the Best Actor for the movie.
8. M.Kumaran S/o Mahalakshmi
This is a 2004 family drama film starring Jayam Ravi in the lead role. The film has been directed by M Raja. The film is a remake of the super hit Telugu film AmmaNanna O Tamila Ammayi. Jayam Ravi plays the role of a devoted son who after his mother’s death goes to Malaysia to meet his kickboxing champion father. The core plot of the movie starts after he reaches Malaysia. This movie was commercially successful and earned Jayam Ravi The Tamil Nadu State Film Award for the Best Actor.
This is a Tamil adventure film that was released in the year 2009. The film has been written directed by S.P. Jananathan. Jayam Ravi plays the lead role of a forest guard Dhuravan who leads a team of five college girls to thwart a group of foreign mercenaries in the jungle from attempting to destroy a rocket launch from the Indian satellite station. The movie received good response from the audience and Jayam received much acclaim for his acting.
This is the debut movie of Jayam which hit the box office in the year 2003. The movie is directed by M.Raja, the elder brother of Jayam Ravi. This is a Tamil romantic action film which is a remake of the superhit Telugu film of the same name. This movie became a big hit at the box office and launched Jayam’s career. The success of the film made Ravi adopt the onscreen name of Jayam.
5. Engeyum Kaadhal
This is a Tamil romantic film directed by the famous choreographer Prabhu Deva. The movie was released in the year 2011 and features Jayam Ravi and Hansika Motwani in the lead roles. The plot of the film revolves around the love story of a girl living in France who falls in love with a boy coming from India. The soundtrack of the film was much appreciated by music critics.
4. Unakkum Enakkum
Unakkum Enakkum is a Tamil romance film that was released in the year 2006. The film is directed by M Raja and is written by M K Maheshwar. Jayam played the lead role along with Trisha Krishnan. The plot of the film is centered round the love story between a rich boy and a poor village girl. The film was commercially successful and earned $10 million at the box office.
3. Santosh Subramaniam
This is a Tamil romantic comedy film which was released in the year 2008. The film is directed by Mohan Raja. Jayam Ravi played the lead role in the movie alongside Genelia D’Souza. The film was commercially successful and both Jayam and Genelia were widely praised for their performance.
Dass is a Tamil action and romance film that was released in the year 2005. The movie has been directed and written by Babu Yogeswaran. The plot of the movie revolves around the love story of an upper caste girl who falls in love with a lower caste boy. Jayam Ravi plays the role of a lower caste boy who eventually wins against all odds and marries his love interest.
This is a Tamil action film that was released in the year 2013. The film has been directed by Ameer Sultan. Jayam Ravi plays the role of a clever gangster in this movie. Neetu Chandra is the female lead in this movie. The film collected Rs 85 crore worldwide.
So these all are the popular and famous movies of Jayam Ravi.