Even though Tamil ultimate star Ajith Kumar was born in Hyderabad, he did not receive success in Tollywood tilll date. He was born on 01st May 1971 in Hyderabad to a Tamil Family. He even made his acting debut through a Telugu film called “Prema Pustakam” in 1992 at the age of 21. That was his first and only direct film in Telugu language.
After the flop his Telugu film “Prema Pustakam”, Ajith focused on Tamil industry and received success, fame, and featured as hero is 50 Tamil films till date. Even though he did not work in any straight Telugu films after gaining popularity in Tamil, his films made way into Telugu either as dubbed films or as remakes. But most of his dubbed films were bombed at Tollywood Box office
Not losing hope, Ajith is again focussing on Tollywood with his upcoming stylish action thriller film "Vivegam", under the direction of Siva. This movie is being dubbed into Telugu Language and will be released along with Tamil version. Kajal Aggarwal is the heroine while Vivek Oberoi is playing the role of antagonist. Anirudh Ravichander is composing the tunes. The movie is scheduled for a worldwide release on 10 August 2017.