Other recognitions includes a string of Cinema Express Awards, Vijay Awards and Tamil Nadu State Film Awards, including recognition in three different categories.  Vikram later appeared in Iru Mugan, a science fiction action film directed by Anand Shankar, featuring him alongside Nayanthara and Nithya Menen. His death was attributed to his mother's smoking during pregnancy.  Balaji Sakthivel's Samurai was his next release, featuring him as a vigilante Robin Hood-esque figure who kidnapped corrupt politicians. Tardisode 10 By 2007, the Abzorbaloff lived the lifestyle of a wealthy human gentleman named Victor Kennedy.  After release, Vikram was critical of the film's failure, confessing that the story "underwent a lot of changes after the initial narration", lamenting that he was "taken for a royal ride" by the producers.  Taking almost three years for production, Vikram described the film "as the toughest he has ever done" and regularly suffered folliculitis as a result of the prosthetic make-up he had to wear.  He lives near the beach in Besant Nagar, Chennai and has stated that he would remain based in Chennai regardless of any offers in other regional films.  Sethu finally released in December 1999 and initially began running at a single noon show at a suburban theater, but gradually gained an audience through word-of-mouth publicity. One of America’s oldest and powerful political institutions is the Kennedy family. and moderate box office collections. The first elected Kennedy to serve an office in the United States was Patrick Joseph Kennedy. Veteran Oscar-winning actor and “The Young and the Restless” alum George Kennedy passed away on Sunday February 28 in Boise, Idaho at the age of 91. , He has lent his support for the Chennai-based charity The Banyan, and appeared in the charity musical Netru, Indru, Naalai directed by Mani Ratnam for the cause.  He began to turn down chances to play supporting roles in films and was intent on making a breakthrough as a lead actor and notably turned down the role of Swarnamalya's fiancée in Mani Ratnam's Alaipayuthey. Victor Kennedy, Actor: Starcache. Starring in the romantic thriller I (2015), Vikram won rave reviews from critics for his performance. (TV: Love & Monsters) When he discovered the Doctor's picture on LINDA's website, (WC: Tardisode 10) Kennedy recruited them to locate the Doctor with the aid of Torchwood files that he had somehow obtained. Pop of the Morning's Victor Cruz Gushes About Girlfriend Karrueche Tran & Daughter Kennedy. The name and basic design for the Abzorbaloff came from a drawing by then nine-year-old William Grantham, an entrant to a Blue Peter competition to design a monster for Doctor Who.  Vikram is also a recipient of the Kalaimamani Award from the Government of Tamil Nadu in 2004.  The Tamil version, Raavanan won rave reviews from critics, with The Hindu calling it a "master stroke" and claiming that Vikram "raises the bar higher with every venture". Brandon Victor Dixon (born September 23, 1981) is an American actor, singer and theatrical producer.As an actor, he is known for Tony-nominated Broadway performances as Harpo in the 2005 musical The Color Purple and Eubie Blake in Shuffle Along, or, the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed (2016). Baradwaj Rangan, writing for The New Indian Express rated the film 4/5 and said: "Raavan falls for Sita (and vice versa) in an intriguingly idiosyncratic take on the Ramayana – if you can get past the lead performances, that is".  His father, John Victor (alias Vinod Raj) was a native of Paramakudi and ran away from home to start a career in films. He is among the most decorated actors in Tamil cinema, with awards including seven Filmfare Awards South, a National Film Award and a Tamil Nadu State Film Award. A critic from Sify.com however, noted that Vikram "breathes life to his role and his energy level is highly infectious", adding that "the way he smiles, dances and fights is a treat for his fans".  During the making of Kanthaswamy in 2009, the music composer Devi Sri Prasad had asked Vikram to sing a few rough tracks during the film's song composition in Malaysia. Based on the earnings of Indian celebrities, Vikram was included in the Forbes India Celebrity 100 list for 2016 and 2018. Vikram was born as Kennedy to a Christian father and a Hindu mother. 37 crore, including Rs. He could absorb his victims' bodies, along with their memories and consciousnesses, into himself at a simple touch. He won the 1949 Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play for Miller's Death of a Salesman. Darren Kennedy. , Vikram was educated at Montfort School, Yercaud (a boarding school in a hill station near Salem) and graduated in 1983. Main actor:  Rajeshwari, Vikram's mother, was a sub-collector and her brother, Thiagarajan is an established director-actor in the Tamil film industry; with his son, actor Prashanth, being Vikram's first cousin.  Again, Vikram's performance won positive reviews from critics, with a reviewer describing it as an "extraordinarily detailed performance" and that "as the blind singer, he brings laughter, tears and a lump in one's throat". (TV: Love & Monsters), Whilst trapped in the Matrix, the Thirteenth Doctor remembered, amongst many others, the Abzorbaloff in order to break out of the computer system. Vikram has since gone on to describe his role as Krishna as the best character he has ever portrayed.  His final release of the year was Prabhu Solomon's King, a drama film which featured him alongside Sneha and Nassar.  Vikram then returned to finish the final year of his degree after his accident and secured permission to finish his dissertation at home, as he was only able to walk on crutches for a short period.  Through the prolific dramatics club, Vikram appeared in stage productions including college adaptations of The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial and Peter Shaffer's Black Comedy, receiving best actor awards for his performances. , Later that year, he starred in Bala's Pithamagan, along with Suriya, Sangeetha and Laila, playing the role of Chitthan, a gravedigger with autism spectrum disorders. Vikram has promoted various social causes and appeared as the Youth Envoy for the United Nations Human Settlements Programme in 2011. A critic from Times of India noted: "Vikram bowls you over with a heart-wrenching performance whether he is handsome or disfigured", while The Hindu added his transformation was "laudable", and that "Vikram wins hearts as the earnest-to-boot gym rat and as the strapping new model on the block, he floors the audience with his performance as Koonan, the deformed hunchback". Vikram remained the only common lead actor in the versions, with his segment playing out a love story between a careless drunkard fisherman and a mute girl played by Isha Sherwani. Kennedy John Victor (born 17 April 1966), better known by his stage name Vikram, is an Indian actor and playback singer who predominantly works in Tamil cinema. His father, however, did not fare successfully, and only managed to act in supporting roles in Tamil films and television serials and this inspired Vikram to take part in theatre lessons and become professionally trained in classical and cinema dance forms to ensure he became a leading actor. The 2005 production was directed by Joe Mantello. , Vikram began his professional career by modelling in advert films for brands including Chola Tea, TVS Excel and Alwyn watches as well as appearing in a six episode television serial titled Galatta Kudumbam, which aired between November and December 1988. The film progressed briefly with shots being canned in caves, before the director was ousted from the project, cancelling the film.  The film opened amidst much expectation in January 2015 to mixed reviews, though critics gave Vikram's portrayal of Lingesan, unanimously positive reviews.  He also refused opportunities to take part in film events as a backing dancer, with actor Sriman revealing that Vikram was "one amongst not many" who was not interested in travelling to Canada to participate in such shows. He studied with Egon Petri and Frederic Lammond.  For his role of a blind man, Vikram trained under noted human echolocation specialist Daniel Kish, with the latter also playing a cameo in the film. Prior to release, the film was touted as the most expensive South Indian film ever, costing Rs 26.38 crores, and was released across India with 400 prints.  In contrast, the Hindi version fetched mixed reviews, with critics agreeing that Vikram's performance as the tribal leader was more convincing than Bachchan's.  The film earned a mixed response from critics, with the reviewer from Sify claiming that the film "strikes a fine balance between style and substance" and proceeding to state that "Vikram is mesmerizing and has given an extra dimension to the characters he plays in the film and steers it to the winning post", suggesting that "there are very few people in Indian cinema who can do the larger-than-life fantasy characters as easily as Vikram".  His next release was Rajakumaran's Vinnukum Mannukum, alongside Sarath Kumar, Kushboo and Devayani, which revolved around an ordinary boy falling in love with an actress. The event, held in Singapore, attracted several hundreds of his South East Asian fans and was held in the form of a stage musical. The Irish-born family has been involved in American politics, entertainment, public service, and business since the mid-1880s. Victor Cruz and his 8-year-old daughter Kennedy appeared on the cover of Parent Latina's recent issue, and the E! Despite a passing resemblance to them, he spoke of the Raxacoricofallapatorians with contempt — calling them "swine". Appearances: The physical absorption process was begun by a simple touch and was irreversible. He has been a brand ambassador of Sanjeevani Trust and a school for special children, Vidya Sudha, which he stayed at during the making of Deiva Thirumagal as well as having long-term associations with the Kasi Eye Care and running his own welfare association through the Vikram Foundation. Victor also required the use of a limitation field, disguised as part of Kennedy's cane or the cane itself, to keep his absorption ability in check. 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