Hyderabad: Actor Siddharth Narayan is a multi-feceted star, who has made a big name in acting, singing, screenplay writing and producing movies in Tamil and Telugu. He has also worked as assistant director. He is not only popular in South Indian film industry, but also in Bollywood and the huge success of his recent Hindi release Chashme Baddoor is the best example for his fame in North India.
Siddharth always wanted to become a director. So after finishing his education, he became assistant director for Mani Ratnam's Kannathil Muthamittal. But the fate has different plans for him. Scriptwriter Sujatha insisted him to audition for S Shankar's Boys. He auditioned and got the role of Munna. The film went on to became a moderate success in Tamil. Its Telugu version brought him to limelight.
Then onwards, there is no look back for this actor. In 11 years, Siddharth has acted in 25 movies in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi, produced two movies and crooned seven songs Telugu, Tamil and Hindi films. Besides winning the million heart, the actor has also bagged a few best actor awards from Filmfare, Star and ITFA.
Siddharth, best known as a chocolate boy of the south, turns 34 today (April 17) and his fans across the globe are celebrating this day in various ways. We, at Oneindia, wish him a very happy birthday. We bring you some interesting facts and photos of the actor. Continue to see them in slide show.