Jayam Ravi is an Indian Film Actor who is mostly seen in the South Indian Cinema, especially Tamil Industry. Jayam Ravi was born on 10 September 1980 as Ravi Mohan in Madurai, Tamil Nadu. He changed his name to Jayam after he made his debut in the film Jayam, which was directed by his brother Moha Raja.
The success of the film made him take up Jayam as his stage name. He belongs to the filmy family where his father Mohan was a leading film editor in the South Indian Films. His elder brother Mohan Raja is a famous Film director and his sister Roja is a dentist. Ravi is a very talented actor and he has appeared in a lot of films.
Jayam Ravi started his acting career when he was just a child and he has appeared in two Telugu films – Palnati Poursham and Bava Bavamaridi, as a child actor, which was produced by his father. He made his debut as a lead actor in a commercial film called Jayam, which was directed by his elder brother Mohan Raja and it was released in the year 2003. The success of the movie also gave him his stage name Jayam. The movie was a remake of the Telugu film of the same name. It was a commercial success. His next film was again a remake of the Telugu film and was called M. Kumaran Son of Mahalkshmi, which was released in the year 2004. The movie was critically acclaimed and Ravi also a bagged the best actor for the movie. He has acted in a lot of films and his most notable performance, which helped him grab awards for the best actor are Peraanmai, Romeo Juliet, Thani Oruvan, and Bhoolam. His other films are Daas, Mazhi, Idhyathirudan, Deepavali, Velli Thirai, Ko, Nimirndhu Nil, and many more films. His upcoming projects for the year 2017 are Bogan, tiktiktik, Vanamgan, and Sangamithra.
- Name: Ravi Mohan
- Nickname: Jayam Ravi
- Date of Birth: 10 September 1980
- Age: 36 Years
- Place of Birth: Madurai, Tamil Nadu
- Schools: Jawahar Vidyalaya, Chennai
- College: Loyala College, Chennai
- Father: Mohan
- Mother: Varalakshmi
- Brother: Mohan Raja
- Sister: Roja
- Marital Status: Married
- Affair: Not Known
- Wife: Aarthi
- Religion: Hindu
- Zodiac Sign: Virgo
- Height: 5’9”
- Weight: 78Kgs
- Eye Colour: Brown
- Profession: Actor
- Languages Known: Tamil, and English