Kumarasamy, known by his stage name, Kovai Senthil, was a Tamil film character artist who appeared in Tamil films starting with Bhagyaraj's Oru Kai Osai.[1][2] He appeared in over 400 Tamil films. [3]

Kovai Senthil
Died9 August 2018
Years active1980 - 2018


During his career, Kovai Senthil made several collaborations with Bhagyaraj including Aararo Aariraro and Avasara Police 100.[4] He has starred in several notable films including Idhu Namma Aalu, Padayappa, Avvai Shanmugi and Goa.[1]

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He died in 2018 due to age related issues. Kovai Senthil was 74 years old during his death.[1][4][5][6]


  1. ^ a b c "Actor Kovai Senthil passes away in Coimbatore". Times of India. 10 September 2018.
  2. ^ https://www.news18.com/news/movies/tamil-actor-kovai-senthil-passes-away-in-coimbatore-1872967.html
  3. ^ https://cinema.vikatan.com/tamil-cinema/136718-kovai-senthil-last-days
  4. ^ a b "Actor Kovai Senthil dies at 74". India Today. 9 September 2018.
  5. ^ https://www.news18.com/news/movies/tamil-actor-kovai-senthil-passes-away-in-coimbatore-1872967.html
  6. ^ https://www.newindianexpress.com/entertainment/tamil/2018/sep/09/veteran-tamil-film-actor-kovai-senthil-passes-away-at-74-1869735.html

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