Nassar is a famous Indian actor, director, producer who is also the president of Nadigar Sangam; South Indian Artistes’ Association (SIAA). He is also passionate in music and is a lyricist and singer as well. His movie “Bahubali: The Beginning” with actors like Tamanna, Prabhas, Sathyaraj is one of the most successful movies in his career. The new prequel of the Bahubali movie series “Bahubali 2; The Conclusion” will soon be out in the theaters. Its Trailer is already out in youtube.
Nassar was born on 5th March 1958 in Naththam in Chengalpattu district in Tamil Nadu. His parents are Mehaboob Basha and Mumtaz.
Nassar studied at St. Joseph’s Higher Secondary school and later on after moving to Chennai he studied at Madras Christian College. During his time in Madras Christian college, he showed interest in drama and was also an active member of the Dramatic Society.
Caption: Nassar during his movie promotion.
Nassar started his career in the Indian Movie industry with his movie debut “Kalyana Agathigal”. His second movie “Velaikaran” where he played the role of villain was quite successful. After the movie, he was seen on “Vanna Kanavugal”. However, it was his movie “Nayakan”, under the directorship of Mani Ratnam, where he performed as a police officer that gave him a major breakthrough in his acting career.
After the movie, he was seen on “Vanna Kanavugal”. However, it was his movie “Nayakan”, under the directorship of Mani Ratnam, where he performed as a police officer that gave him a major breakthrough in his acting career. After the success of the movie “Nayakan”, he began working along with Mani Ratnam for movies such as Roja, Thevar Magan (1992) and Bombay (1994).
In addition to his career as an actor, he made his directorial debut through “Avatharam” which was released on 1995. Even though the movie was not a commercial success it certainly did win him the hearts of critics.
Nassar as Bijjaladeva in Bahubali
The movie “Bahubali: The Begining” has a character Bijjaladeva which Nassar plays. Even though, he didn’t play a major role in the movie his role is very important for the story as he is the one to encourage Bhallal Deva to take the throne. Being a well-known actor that he is has done extremely well in the movie. Critics along with fans have appreciated his acting.
Nassar ‘s Networth
Nassar is certainly a famous and extremely well-established actor, producer and director in the Indian movie industry. With his career in the industry, he has certainly been living a luxurious life. It is estimated that he has his net worth in the million dollar range.