It’s now exactly been two decades since Ajith entered the film industry! The actor, who is fondly referred to as thala by his fans, is currently in Hyderabad shooting for Billa 2, which will be a prequel to his superhit flick Billa. His upcoming release is the Venkat Prabhudirected Mankatha that’ll be his 50th film.
Considered an outspoken star by industry experts, Ajith has earned several fans for himself both within the industry and outside.
For instance, stars like Simbu and Jai have often described him as their role model and often pay a tribute to him on screen. When asked about how and where he sees himself in the next few years, Ajith told CT recently, “I’ll leave that to destiny.”
Source: Times of India (Dated: 4-8-2011)