Tamil comedian Mayilsamy passes away at 57

On November 15, 1965, Mayilsamy was born in the Tamil Nadu, India, town of Srivilliputhur. In the 1990s, he started out as a comedian and swiftly established himself in Tamil cinema. He frequently appeared in supporting roles and was renowned for his comic timing, facial gestures, and dialogue delivery.


Mayilsamy performed in many different kinds of movies, including as comedies, dramas, and action films. “Arunachalam,” “Thavasi,” “Gemini,” “Saamy,” “Villu,” and “Kanchana” are a few of his well-liked movies. Also, he made multiple television appearances and briefly served as the host of the well-known comedy programme “Asatha Povathu Yaaru.”

Several people in the Tamil cinema business were shocked to learn about Mayilsamy’s passing because he was still working and had a number of films in development. Social media was used by friends and colleagues of the late comedian to express their sorrow and pay their condolences. His contributions to Tamil cinema and his distinctive brand of humour will endure for a long time.