Aari is an Indian film actor who has appeared in Tamil movie . He made his feature film debut in Rettai Suzhi (2010) produced by director Shankar, before having a breakthrough performance as Murugan in Nedunchaalai (2014). Aari has also played a pivotal role in the supernatural thriller Maya.
Actor Aari gets married to Nadiya, an HR professional from the UK on Nov 18th, 2015. The marriage took place in Kalikambal temple at Parrys, Chennai. He was dated the same girl for more than three years and finally ended with marriage
Aari, before entering films, had a strong background in theatre featuring in productions by Magic Lantern, Theatre Nisha and Inland Theatres which helped hone his acting skills and also worked as a fitness trainer for actors.
He worked for T. V. Chandran's Aadum Koothu (2005) which was shown across film festivals, working alongside an established cast including Cheran and Navya Nair.
Aari made his feature film debut in Rettaisuzhi, produced by director Shankar, and directed by Thamira featuring alongside Bharathiraja and K. Balachandar who played the lead roles and Anjali, who played Aari's love interest.
Aari made a breakthrough after portraying the lead role in N. Krishna's third venture, a romantic road trip film titled Nedunchaalai (2014). A period film set in the 1980, Aari gained ten kilograms for the film and worked extensively on the project for over two years.
The film opened to positive reviews and performed above average at the box office. Also, he received best actor awards from V4 Awards- 2014 and Film Fans Association 62nd Annual Award.