The veteran Tamil Actor Mayilsamy died on Sunday (early morning), 19 February 2023. The renowned film trade analyst Ramesh Bala broke the sad news through a tweet.
Mayilsamy was a talented Actor and comedian of Indian nationality. The skilled performer prominently appeared as supporting characters and worked in numerous Tamil movies.
The Tamil Nadu native frequently appeared as a guest judge on Sun TV’s Asathapovathu Yaaru. The news of the Actor demise has saddened the entire entertainment industry.
How did the talented Actor-Comedian pass away? Was he suffering from any illness? Let’s find it all out in this short piece.
Mayilsamy *****: How Did Veteran Tamil Actor Die?
The renowned Tamil comic Actor Mayilsamy died on 19 February 2023. The performer was 57 years old. As per the reports, he passed away due to ill health.
Trade analyst Ramesh Bala – who confirmed the sad news – stated that Mayilsamy reportedly felt discomfort on Saturday, and his family took him to Porur Ramachandra Hospital. However, the artist could not make it to the hospital.
He passed away on the way, and doctors confirmed his ***** later. While sharing the late Actor’s last video of working, Bala wrote, “He was uncomfortable. He passed away while being transported to Porur Ramachandra Hospital by his family. Doctors later confirmed.”
The trade analyst added, “Mayilsamy was busy working with many movies. RIP!”
During his nearly four decades-long career, Mayilsamy worked in over 200 movies. He’s been labeled a scene-stealer for his flawless comic timing. Soon after his demise was confirmed, netizens expressed tribute and condolence over social media.
The Actor reportedly finished dubbing his upcoming film Glassmastes yesterday (18 February). He was seen recording his lines enthusiastically in a video posted by the PR agency D Next.
Mayilsamy Family: Meet His Wife And Kids
The Nenjuku Needhi Actor was a family man with kids. He was a proud dad of his son Arumainayagam. In October 2009, the late Actor announced that his son was ready to work in films and gave him the stage name Anbu.
Mayilsamy’s son, Anbu, was set to make his acting debut with the 2011 film Rasu Madhuravan’s Parthom Pazhaginom along with Joshna Fernando. However, soon after its launch, the movie was shelved.
Moreover, the identity of Mayilsamy’s wife is unknown, and there is little information about the Actor’s spouse. However, it is safe to assume that the married duo had been together for several years.
Mayilsamy’s family must be heartbroken with the sudden passing of their loved one. We send our sincere condolences to the mourning family.
Mayilsamy Net Worth And Career
As mentioned above, the late Actor Mayilsamy was active in the film industry from 1984 to 2023 (39 years).
Payscale estimated that the average annual salary of an Indian Actor is ₹ 1,000,000. Thus, the former host of Asathapovathu Yaaru must also have earned around that range.
As a result, he appears to have amassed a considerable fortune. According to various sites, Mayilsamy’s net worth is $5 million. In addition to his acting career, the performer’s earning from other ventures – television show host and judge – seems to have benefitted his fortune significantly.
Born on 2 October 1965, R Mayilsamy was popularly known by his stage name Mayilsamy. The veteran personality of the South Indian entertainment industry was also an acclaimed stage performer, stand-in comedian, TV host and theatre artiste.
From his formative days, Mayilsamy was active in theater and stage performances. He also played and toured Tamil Nadu with a well-known local comedy team. In addition, Mayilsamy has published several stand-up comedy albums, “Sirippoo Sirrippu” standing out among them.
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