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Born Jamshad Cethirakath
December 11, 1980 (1980-12-11) (age 29)
Trichy, Tamil Nadu, India
Occupation Actor, producer
Years active 2005-present

Arya (Malayalam: ആര്യ, born Jamshad Cethirakath on 11 December 1980) is a Keralite-born Tamil film actor. He is best known for his lead performances in the films Arinthum Ariyamalum, Pattiyal and Naan Kadavul.[1][2][3]


Early career

Arya born in Trikarpur in kerala to a Muslim Family, He graduated with an engineering degree from Crescent Engineering College, based at Vandalur, Chennai. He did his schooling in SBOA Matriculation and Higher Secondary School, Chennai.

Film career

Arya initially worked as a computer engineer, however, his passion for filming brought him to modelling before debuting in Jeeva's Ullam Ketkumae, which also marked the debuts of Asin Thottumkal and Pooja Umashankar. The film also starred Laila and Shaam, but the film was delayed only releasing after Arinthum Ariyamalum. In Arinthum Ariyamalum, Arya played as son to Prakash Raj in a critically acclaimed role which won him Filmfare Best Debut Award South and Best New Male Face Award at the Filmfare Awards. Arinthum Ariyamalum and Ullam Ketkumae both made it large at the box-office.

His next film Oru Kalluriyin Kathai also made it big at the box-office and Arya was touted as the next pin-up boy of Kollywood. His next, Kalabha Kadhalan was an average grosser in Kollywood as it shared a striking resemblance, with the Kollywood's all time best thriller, Vaali. Pattiyal with Bharath broke records in B and C centre all over Tamil Nadu. He played the role of an underworld hit man in the film. His latest projects Naan Kadavul which released after 3 years in making and much hyped Sarvam, couldn't do much at the box office, but were critically acclaimed. He is essaying a negative character in his debut Telugu film Varudu opposite Allu Arjun.



As actor

Year Title Role Language Notes
2005 Arinthum Ariyamalum Kutty Tamil Winner Filmfare Best Male Debut (Tamil)
Ullam Ketkumae Imman Tamil
Oru Kalluriyin Kathai Satya Tamil
2006 Kalabha Kadhalan Akhilan Tamil
Pattiyal Kosi Tamil
Vattaram Burma Tamil
2007 Maya Kannadi Arya Tamil Guest appearance
Oram Po Chandru Tamil
2009 Naan Kadavul Rudran Tamil
Siva Manasula Sakthi Arun Tamil Guest appearance
Sarvam Karthik Tamil
2010 Madharasapattinam Parithi Tamil Post-production
Chikku Bukku Arjun Tamil Filming
Varudu Telugu Filming
Boss Engira Bhaskaran Bhaskaran Tamil Filming
Avan Ivan Tamil Filming


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