Can you guess who is the busiest comedian in Kollywood? It is none than Santhanam who is riding high in Kollywood. The scenario is that there is no film coming out without his appearance. One will really be surprised by knowing the projects in his kitty.
Santhanam so far has signed 15 films in Tamil, which is an awe struck number. He committed his dates for all these films and turned as most wanted comedian in Kollywood. He is sharing the screens space with all leading stars like Vijay in Velayudham, Udhayanidhi Stalin in Oru Kal Oru Kannadi, Jeeva in Vanthaan Vendraan, Simbu in Vettai Mannan, Bharath in Yuvan Yuvathi, Vikram in Deiva Thirumagal, Shanthnoo’s Kanden and in Muppozhudhum Un Karpanaigal with Adharvaa. His other films were Leelai, Vaalu, Kalla Sirippazhaga, Aandavan Kattalai, Agam Ariya Aaval, Indirasena and Vellore Maavattam.
It can be noted here that the rise of his popularity made his call sheet costly. In fact, Santhanam is paid by all standards and his rate card has been changed recently.
His remuneration is Rs 30 lakhs per film for just 15 days of his work. If by chance the film gets delayed or needs more dates, he will be paid Rs 5 lakh per day.
Is Santhanam not the most wanted comedian in Kollywood? Undoubtedly he is the most wanted and much in demand by our filmmakers.