Delhi Ganesh is a veteran Tamil film actor, who mostly acts in supporting roles and is perhaps best known for his role in Kamal Hassan comedies and films like Nayagan and Michael Madana Kamarajan. He has acted in more than 120 films from 1980 to present. He was a member of the 'Delhi' drama troupe in Nanganalloor, Madras, along with another popular actor Delhi Kumar (Who would act as Madhavan's father in the tamil film Dum Dum Dum).Ganesh worked in the AGS office in Madras from 1976 to 1982- before quitting in favour of films.
His most popular roles have been as a supporting actor or a comedian but he has done villanious roles in films like Aboorva Sagodarargal (As Francis).
His first film was Raja Thirai in 1979. His most notable films are Sindhu Bhairavi, Nayagan, Michael Madana Kamarajan, Ahaa and Thenali.
He is also a prominent Tamil teleserial actor who has acted in more than 8 major serials and is recently acting in fatherly roles in serials like Vasantham and Kasthuri in Sun TV.
Marma Desam(Rahasyam in Telugu), Kasturi, Porantha Veeda Pugantha Veeda, Pallankuzhi, Vasantham, Manaivi, Enge Brahmanan, Chellamay (villain role)
In Tele Serials he acted as a father of Shyam Ganesh who has also had appearances in major films such as Aanandam