Check out this list of Kollywood celebrities that you probably didn’t know were related!
Chiyaan Vikram- actor Prashanth
Vikram and Prashanth are cousins! Prashanth’s father Thiagarajan is Vikram’s uncle.
Daniel Balaji- Atharvaa
Daniel Balaji is the cousin of late actor Murali, making him Atharvaa’s uncle!
Music director Deva- Jai
Music director Deva is the uncle of actor Jai. This makes him and music director Srikanth Deva cousins.
Avishek Karthik is the nephew of late actor Sridevi
Jiiva- Jithan Ramesh
Jiiva and Jithan Ramesh are brothers. Their father is noted film producer R. B. Choudary.
Rana Daggubati-Naga Chaitanya
Rana and Naga Chaitanya are cousins! The Daggubati-Akkineni family tie goes a long way!
S.R. Prabhu- Surya, Karthi
S.R. Prabhu is the cousin of actors Surya and Karthi.
Vidyu Raman- Dhanush
Director Selvaraghavan’s wife is the cousin of actor-comedienne Vidyu Raman. Selvaraghavan is the brother of actor Dhanush.
A.R. Rahman- actor Rahman
A.R. Rahman’s wife Saira Banu and actor Rahman’s wife Meherunnisa are sisters.
Cho Ramasamy-Ramya Krishnan
Cho Ramasamy is the uncle of acclaimed actress Ramya Krishnan.
Yuvan Shankar Raja-Venkat Prabhu, Premgi
Venkat Prabhu and Premgi are brothers. They are also cousins of Yuvan Shankar Raja.
Kamal Hasan- Mani Ratnam
This is not unknown. Mani Ratnam is married to Suhasini, niece of Kamal Hasan.
SS Rajamouli- MM Keeravani
The Baahubali director-composer duo are cousins.
Both related to the Travancore sisters, Shobana and Vineeth are cousins.
Aniridh’s father is Rajinikanth’s brother-in-law, making Rajini Anirudh’s uncle!
Gnanavel Raja- Suriya-Karthi
Producer Gnanavel Raja and actors Suriya and Karthi are cousins.
How many of these did you know about?