Bagavathi Perumal

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Bagavathi Perumal
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Bagavathi Perumal in 2019
Born (1978-07-23) 23 July 1978 (age 44)
Other namesBucks
Alma materMadras Institute of Technology, Anna University
Years active2012–present

Bagavathi Perumal, popularly known as Bucks, is an Indian actor, who has worked in Tamil films. Perumal debuted in Balaji Tharaneetharan's critically acclaimed Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanom (2012).[1] Bagavathi has since appeared in pivotal roles in films including Oru Kanniyum Moonu Kalavaanikalum (2014), Naalu Policeum Nalla Irundha Oorum (2015), Pichaikkaran (2016) and Super Deluxe (2019).[2]


After starting his career as an assistant director, Bucks initially assisted Director Karthik Raghunath for couple of movies, Later he joined director Gautham Vasudev Menon's crew for the blockbuster Kaaka Kaaka and finally was with the team of Director N.Krishna for the movie Sillunu Oru Kaadhal .

He debuted as an actor in Balaji Tharaneetharan's critically acclaimed Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanom (2012), portraying himself in a film inspired by a real-life event. The film became a sleeper hit, with the actor gaining reviews for his portrayal.[3][4] In 2014, Bucks appeared in Chimbu Deven's fantasy comedy Oru Kanniyum Moonu Kalavaanikalum, portraying a mischievous pal alongside Arulnithi and Bindu Madhavi. The film opened to positive reviews and had an average run at the box office.[5] He was later seen playing a small role in Karthik Subbaraj's Jigarthanda, playing the cinematographer of the film directed by Siddharth in the movie. He was also later seen playing in movie Naalu Policeum Nalla Irundha Oorum, where he featured alongside Arulnithi for the second time.

He was seen in the film Super Deluxe (2019) as a corrupt, womanizing cop. The film opened to rave reviews.[6]


Year Movie Role Notes
2012 Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanom Bagavathi (Bucks)
2014 Oru Kanniyum Moonu Kalavaanikalum Isakki
Jigarthanda Film Unit member
2015 Indru Netru Naalai
Naalu Policeum Nalla Irundha Oorum Chelladurai
2016 Jil Jung Juk Marunthu
Pichaikkaran Rajesh
2017 Kootathil Oruvan Teacher
Maayavan Karuna
2018 96 Murali
Seethakaathi Director Sundar
2019 Super Deluxe SI Berlin
Gangs of Madras Jakir
Kolaigaran Murali
Igloo Sundar A ZEE5 Originals film
Adithya Varma Lawyer
2021 Yennanga Sir Unga Sattam Movie producer
Navarasa Chief cook Webseries; Segment: Payasam
Tughlaq Durbar Mangalam
Bachelor Bucks
2022 Visithiran
Maayon DK
Monica, O My Darling Arvind Manivannan Netflix Hindi movie
2023 Thunivu Rajesh
Run Baby Run Father
Single Shankarum Smartphone Simranum Hamsa Gupta
Raja Magal
Ellaam Mela Irukuravan Paathuppan

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Year Film Role Network Ref.
2023 Sengalam ZEE5 [7]


  1. ^ "நடுராத்திரி மட்டன் கிரேவி சாப்பிட்ட விஜய்சேதுபதி!".
  2. ^ ""I Could Not Stand In The Sun Like Nasser Sir Did" - Bagavathi Perumal, "I Could Not Stand In The Sun Like Nasser Sir Did, he is a great actor" - Bagavathi Perumal , Bagavathi Perumal".
  3. ^ "Movie Review : Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanom". Archived from the original on 3 July 2013. Retrieved 9 August 2022.
  4. ^ "Review: Naduvula Konjam... is worth a watch". Rediff.
  5. ^ "Movie Review : Oru Kanniyum Moonu Kalavaanikalum". Archived from the original on 6 April 2014. Retrieved 9 August 2022.
  6. ^ "'Super Deluxe' is super complex". The New Indian Express.
  7. ^ "அரசியல் திரில்லராக உருவாகியுள்ள 'செங்களம்' இணையத் தொடர்! - மார்ச் 24 ஆம் தேதி ஜீ5 தளத்தில் வெளியாகிறது". (in Tamil). 19 March 2023.

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