We all know that Kamal Haasan is a multi-talented personality, who excels in every department he deals with, in the field of cinema. But, did you know that the legendary actor's history holds some amazing unknown facts?
Yes, if facts like the star actor was once detained at the Toronto airport because of his Arabic second name and looks and was considered a potential terrorist, could raise your eyebrows already, brace yourself to know more about Kamal Haasan.
He is the only actor to have won the Best Actor Filmfare Award, while also being nominated for the Supporting Role at the award function for his role in the Hindi flick, Saagar.
Kamal is a trained dancer and singer. In fact, he learnt Carnatic music under the guidance of musical maestro Dr. Balamuralikrishna.
The Hey Ram actor holds the record for most number of National Awards won by an Indian actor, although he has won one as a producer for the movie Thevar Magan, other three awards were bagged by him under the Best Actor category for the films Moondram Pirai, Nayagan and Indian.
He made his acting debut at the age of four. He went on to win The Rashtrapati Award, given by the President of India, under the category Best Child Artist, for his performance in the Gemini Ganesan-Savitri starrer Kalathur Kannamma.