Kavin is a Tamil actor and TV presenter.
Kavin was born on 22 June 1990 (age 29 years; as in 2019) in Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu. His zodiac sign is Cancer.
He did his schooling from Tiruchirapalli and went to Loyola College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu to pursue a Bachelor degree in Chemistry. During his college days, he participated in an RJ hunt contest for an FM channel. Thereafter, he began acting in short films. Kavin joined an acting workshop and started giving auditions for some films and TV shows. When he was in his final year, he got selected in an audition conducted by Star Vijay after which he dropped his studies to make a career in acting.
Height (approx.): 5’8″
Weight (approx.): 70 Kg
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Black
Body Measurements: Chest 40″, Waist 32″, Biceps 13″
Family, Caste & Girlfriend
Kavin Raj belongs to a Hindu Family. He is the son of Pradeep Raj and Mary. He also has one sister. Kavin is unmarried.
Kavin started his acting career in 2011 with Star Vijay’s TV serial “Kana Kaanum Kaalangal” in which he played the role of ‘Shiva.’ Next, he appeared in the role of ‘Murugan’ in the serial “Saravanan Meenatchi.” Subsequently, he bagged the lead role of ‘Vettaiyan’ aka ‘Saravana Perumal’ in the sequel of the serial “Saravanan Meenatchi.” His performance in the serial earned him wide popularity.
In 2015, Kavin co-hosted the Vijay Television Awards. Next, he made a cameo in the film “Indru Netru Naalai.” He made his acting debut as a supporting actor in the Tamil film “Sathriyan.” Thereafter, he played the lead role in the Tamil film “Natpuna Ennanu Theriyuma.”
He has also hosted the reality show “Kings of Dance” (season 2).
In 2019, Kavin entered the Big Boss Tamil 3 house as a participant.
- Food: Thaen Mittai, Mutton Biryani
- Cricketer: Sachin Tendulkar
- Films: Fast & Furious, The Hangover, 3 Idiots
- Books: The Devil Wears Prada, Twilight, Ramayana
- His hobbies include travelling and reading.
- Kavin follows a non-vegetarian diet.
- Kavin once worked at a CD shop and earned Rs. 1000 and with that money he bought a saree for his mother.
- It was director Karthik Subbaraj who recommended Kavin’s name for his debut film Pizza.
- He loves to watch films. He even revealed during an interview that he can stay in the theatre for 4 continuous days and watch films.
- He had tried to get a role in the serial Kana Kaanum Kalangal right from the first season but he only bagged a role in its last season. In fact, initially Irfan was selected for that role but owing to his busy schedule, he rejected the Vettaiyan role and it was later offered to Kavin.