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     2== Gemini Ganesh (1920-2005) == 
     3 
     4Aka Ramaswamy Ganesan, known in Tamil as 
     5Kadhal Mannan (King of Romance). Tamil star 
     6also known for performances in Telugu, 
     7Malayalam and Hindi. Graduated in chemistry 
     8and worked at the Madras Christian College. 
     9Joined the Gemini Studio in 1946 as casting 
     10assistant. Became a star with his double role in 
     11Manampola Mangalyam, during the making of 
     12which he met Telugu and Tamil star Savitri, 
     13whom he married. Known mainly for soft 
     14romantic roles (e.g. Kalyana Parisu), or 
     15Vanjikottai Valiban (where he played opposite 
     16two female leads, Padmini and 
     17Vyjayanthimala); also for love stories in 
     18which he plays the loser. Later played in 
     19mythologicals, e.g. A.P. Nagarajan’s Kandan 
     20Karunai and several P. Subramanyam films 
     21in Malayalam such as Kumara Sambhavam; 
     22the melodramatic lead with Sowcar Janaki in 
     23Panthulu’s Tamil remake of School Master. 
     24Father of Hindi star Rekha. 
     25 
     26FILMOGRAPHY: 1947: Miss Malini; 
     271952: Thayi Ullam; 1953: Avvaiyyar; 
     28Manampola Mangalyam; 1954: Penn; 1955: 
     29Maheshwari; Valliyin Selvam; Maman Magal; 
     30Kanavane Kan Kanda Daivam; Kalam 
     31Maripochu; Pennin Perumai; Missiamma; 
     321956: Prema Pasam; Asai; Devata; Mathar 
     33Kula Manikam; Sadaram; 1957: Miss Mary; 
     34Manalane Mangayin Bhagyam; Mallika; 
     35Maya Bazaar; Yar Paiyan; Saubhagyavati; 
     36Karpurakarasi; Kutumba Gauravam; 1958: 
     37Thirumanam; Vanjikottai Valiban; Raj Tilak; 
     38Pati Bhakti; Kadan Vangi Kalyanam; 
     39School Master/Badi Panthulu; Bhuloka 
     40Rambha/Bhuloka Rambhai/Pareeksha; 1959: 
     41Kalyana Parisu; Veerapandiya 
     42Kattaboman/Amar Shaheed; Vazha Vaitha 
     43Daivam; Nalla Theerpu; Adisaya Thirudan; 
     44Bhagya Devatha/Bhagya Devathai; Ponnu 
     45Vilayum Bhoomi; 1960: Kalathur Kannamma; 
     46Parthiban Kanavu; Pudhiya Pathai; Meenda 
     47Sorgam; Ellorum Innattu Mannar; Kairasi; 
     481961: Kappalotiya Thamizhan; 
     49Pasamalar; Nazrana; Saugandh; Bhagya 
     50Lakshmi; Thennilavu; Pavamanippu; 
     51Panithirai; 1962: Kathirunda Kankal; Konjum 
     52Salangai; Adiperaku; Parthal Pasi Theerum; 
     53Sumaithangi; Manithan Maravillai; Patha 
     54Kannikkai; Swarnamanjari/Mangaiyar Ullam 
     55Mangada Selvam; 1963: Lavakusa; Idayathil 
     56Nee; Karpagam; Ezhai Pangalan; 1964: 
     57Oralkoodi Kalanayi; Pasamum Nesamum; 
     58Vazhkai Vazhvadarke; 1965: Hello Mister 
     59Zamindar; 1966: Ramu; Chinnachiru 
     60Ulagam; Thene Mazhai; 1967: Kandan 
     61Karunai; Pattathu Rani; Seeta; Padhyam; 
     62Penn Entral Penn; 1968: Balaram Shri 
     63Krishna; Panama Pasama; Thamarai Nenjam; 
     641969: Kumara Sambhavam; Avare En 
     65Daivam; Iru Kodukal; Kuzhandai Ullam; 
     66Thanga Malar; Porsilai; Aindhu Laksham; 
     67Manaivi; Shanti Nilayam; Kulavilakku; 1970: 
     68Ethirkalam; Tapalkaran Thangai; Sorgam; 
     69Sinehithi; Kanmalar; Kaviya Thalaivi; 
     70Malathi; 1971: Punnagai; 1972: Kanna 
     71Nalama; Enna Mudalali Sowkiyama; Appa 
     72Tata; Kurathi Magan; Ellai Kodu; Velli Vizha; 
     73Daivam; Shakti Leela; Professor; Shri 
     74Guruvayoorappan; 1973: Ganga Gauri; Nalla 
     75Mudivu; School Master; Thirumalai Daivam; 
     76Malai Nattu Mangai; Kattilla Thottilla; Jesus; 
     771974: Manikka Thothil; Nan Avanillai; Devi 
     78Shri Karumariamman; Devi Kanyakumari; 
     791975: Swami Ayyappan; Uravukku Kayi 
     80Koduppam; 1976: Dashavatharam; Idaya 
     81Malar*; Lalitha; Unakkaga Naan; 1977: Naam 
     82Pirandha Maan; Shri Murugan; Oka Thalli 
     83Katha; 1978: Shri Kanchi Kamakshi; 
     84Bhrashthu; 1979: Allavudeenum Albutha 
     85Velakkum/Allavudeenum Arputha Vilakkum/ 
     86Alladdin and the Wonderful Lamp; Gnana 
     87Kuzhandhai; 1983: Oppantham; Soorakottai 
     88Singhakutty; 1988: Rudraveena; Unnal 
     89Mudiyum Thambi; Ponmana Selvan.