Jagan

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Jagan
Born Jagan Purushottam
Chennai
Occupation Actor, host
Years active 2007–present
Spouse(s) Vaanmathi[1]

Jagan (Jagan Ayan) is an Indian film actor who has appeared in supporting roles in Tamil films. His breakthrough was with K. V. Anand's Ayan, where he played a small-time smuggler Chitti Babu, and the role won him critical acclaim.[2] He was the anchor of popular show Kadavul Paadhi Mirugam Paadhi, which was about reviewing movies, aired in Vijay TV. The show had a unique version of review where it explores the Pros(reviewed by Chendu - The Angel Jagan), Cons(reviewed by Vandu - The Evil Jagan) and Balanced(reviewed by Nandu - Jagan) where all three are the alter egos of Jagan. The show was pulled off air citing hard hitting criticism. He is also a prominent TV and stage show host.[3] He also hosts the game show Connexion and Namma Ooru Connexion in Vijay TV. He is married to his longtime girlfriend Vaanmathi.

Filmography[edit]

References[edit]

Year Film Role Notes
2005 Kanda Naal Mudhal
Ponniyin Selvan
2006 Idhaya Thirudan
Vallavan
2007 Satham Podathey Jagan
Oram Po
Pori
2009 Ayan Chitti Babu
2010 Paiyaa Poochi
Chikku Bukku
Nil Gavani Sellathey Milo
2011 Ko Chander
Doo Kutty
2012 Ambuli Marudhan
2013 Onbadhule Guru
Vatthikuchi Vanaraj
Karuppampatti Karuppu
Yaaruda Mahesh Vasanth
Pattathu Yaanai Ada Murugesan
Maryan Sami
Endrendrum Punnagai
2014 Venmegam
Vallinam Jagan
Naan Sigappu Manithan Satheesh
Sooran
Pappali
Irumbu Kuthirai Jagan
2015 Iravum Pagalum Varum Karthi's friend
Sagaptham Maruthu
India Pakistan Haridas
Anegan Saamuda/Jagan
Aavi Kumar
Savaale Samaali Billa
Thoonga Vanam Jagan
2016 Uyire Uyire
Manal Kayiru 2 Kavan