Venkat aka Alagesh is a popular actor known for his works in Tamil film and television industry. He was acted in many Vijay tv serials like Saravanan Meenatchi Season 2 (as Thamizh (Meenatchi Dad, Vettaiyan’s maternal uncle)), Bharathi Kannamma (as Shanmugam: Kannamma and Anjali’s father), Eeramana Rojave (as Naatarasan: Vetri, Maran, Pugazh, Eshwari and Selvi’s father).
On the grand finale of the popular TV reality show Bigg Boss Tamil Season 4, actor turned politician Kamal Haasan has launched his new clothing company ‘KH House of Khaddar’. He said that he got the spark for this idea during his recent election campaign particularly after visiting the weavers of Kancheepuram. After looking at their difficulties especially after the lockdown, the actor decided to start a khadi branding company with many international designers and promote handloom products. Indian fashion costume designer Amritha Ram is also a part of the team. The official announcement of KH HOUSE OF KHADDAR has made on the final episode of Bigg Boss Tamil Season 4.
On 22 March 2021, the channel Star Vijay TV shared a news of his demise on their Instagram handle. This made a shock among Tamil serial audiences. We at Newsbugz convey our deepest condolences to the bereaved family.
He also appeared in some Tamil films like Pizza, Soodhu Kavvum, Thegidi, Mynaa, Saattai and more.
Venkat was born on 8 October 1968 in Madurai, Tamil Nadu. He did his schooling at Jeyaraj Nadar Higher Secondary School, Madurai. He was graduated from Pandian College of Pharmacy, Madurai.