‘Why this Kolaveri Di’ song gave sudden stardom to the South Indian actor Dhanush world widely. The versatile actor is a director, producer, writer, lyricist, screenwriter and a playback singer too. Dhanush made a blockbuster entry in Bollywood with the superhit film, Raanjhanaa and impressed everyone with his excellent talent. Here is the list of Hindi dubbed movies of Dhanush.
1. ‘Thiruvilaiyaadal Aarambam’ dubbed in Hindi as ‘Super Khiladi Returns’
Thiruvilaiyaadal Aarambam (2006) is a Tamil-language comedy film directed by Boopathy Pandian. Dhanush and Shriya Saran play the lead roles, while Prakash Raj, Karunas, and Saranya Ponvannan play other pivotal roles. The film performed well at the box-office. The movie was dubbed in Hindi as ‘Super Khiladi Returns’.
Plot: A reckless boy falls for a girl whose disapproving brother is a rich businessman.
2. ‘Venghai‘ dubbed in Hindi as ‘Meri Taqat Mera Faisla’
Venghai (2011) is a Tamil action masala film written and directed by Hari, starring Dhanush and Tamannaah. The movie performed average at the box-office and dubbed in Hindi as ‘Meri Taqat Mera Faisla’.
Plot: A young man supports his father in opposing a local MLA, who often gives them trouble.
3. ‘Yaaradi Nee Mohini’ dubbed in Hindi as ‘Phir Aaya Deewana’
Yaaradi Nee Mohini (2008) is a Tamil family drama film directed by Mithran Jawahar. It starred Venkatesh and Trisha Krishnan with Dhanush, and Nayantara in lead roles, while Karthik Kumar, Raghuvaran, K. Vishwanath, Karunas and Saranya Mohan played supporting roles. The film was highly successful at the box office and dubbed in Hindi as ‘Phir Aaya Deewana’.
Plot: An unemployed lad lands up in a company inspired by his love, who is already engaged to someone else. Some sudden incidents ruin his life and he again comes across her but refuses to marry her.
4. ‘Sullan’ dubbed in Hindi as ‘Tezaab The Terror’
Sullan (2004) is an Indian Tamil action film directed by Ramana, starring Dhanush and Sindhu Tolani in lead. The movie was a flop and dubbed in Hindi as ‘Tezaab The Terror’.
Plot: Sullaan is a college student who only wants to enjoy life. He meets Soori, a moneylender who troubles his family members and friends. Unable to see this, Sullaan decides to teach Soori a lesson.
5. ‘Padikkadavan’ dubbed in Hindi as ‘Meri Taqat Mera Faisla 2’
Padikkadavan (2009) is an Indian Tamil-language action-comedy film written and directed by Suraaj. It stars Dhanush, Tamannaah Bhatia, Vivek, Sayaji Shinde, Pratap Pothan, Suman and Atul Kulkarni in the lead roles. The film received a positive response and was successful. The film was dubbed in Hindi as ‘Meri Taqat Mera Faisla 2’.
Plot: Padikkadavan is the story of a young man who doesn’t do well academically and is humiliated constantly because of this. He meets an aeronautical student and his life changes after that. Padikathavan explores the encounter between the two.
6. ‘Parattai Engira Azhagu Sundaram’ dubbed in Hindi as ‘Ek Shola-The Beauty’
Parattai Engira Azhagu Sundaram (2007) is a Tamil-language drama film directed by Suresh Krishna. It stars Dhanush in the lead role along with Meera Jasmine and Archana. The movie was a flop and dubbed in Hindi as ‘Ek Shola-The Beauty’.
Plot: A man arrives in Chennai with a simple wish of buying gold bangles for his mother. However, an event changes his life completely and he becomes famous as the most dreaded criminal in the city.
7. ‘Maari’ dubbed in Hindi as ‘Rowdy Hero’
‘Maari’ (2015) is a Tamil gangster comedy film written and directed by Balaji Mohan starring Dhanush and Kajal Aggarwal. The film was a hit and dubbed in Hindi as ‘Rowdy Hero’.
Plot: A local gangster trying to deal with a gung-ho police inspector develops feelings for his business partner.
8. ‘Kutty’ dubbed in Hindi as ‘Daringbaaz Aashiq’
Kutty (2010) is an Indian Tamil-language romantic comedy-action film directed by Mithran Jawahar. The film stars Dhanush, Shriya Saran and Sameer Dattani in the lead roles with Radha Ravi playing a pivotal role. The movie performed average at the box-office and dubbed in Hindi as ‘Daringbaaz Aashiq’.
Plot: A girl trapped between two guys love. One loves her to make her his better half and the other loving her to stop the former from getting her.
9. ‘Anegan’ dubbed in Hindi as ‘Anek’
Anegan (2015) is an Indian Tamil romantic thriller film directed by K. V. Anand. The film stars Dhanush, Amyra Dastur, and Karthik, with Ashish Vidyarthi, Aishwarya Devan, and Jagan in supporting roles. The film received positive reviews from the audience and was a hit. It was dubbed into Hindi as ‘Anek’.
Plot: Madhu, an animator, gets thoughts about her past life, but her psychiatrist believes it to be a figment of her imagination. Madhu happens to meet Ashwin, the man she was in love with in her past life.
10. ‘Mappillai’ dubbed in Hindi as ‘Jamai Raja’
Plot: Son-in-law makes an attempt to change his mother-in-law’s character to make her feel that his love is towards her daughter and not on her property.
11. ‘Uthama Puthiran’ dubbed in Hindi as ‘Rakhwala No. 1’
Plot: Siva, a happy-go-lucky man, mistakes Pooja’s identity and kidnaps her from her marriage hall. However, when they fall in love with each other, they find it difficult to convince their families.
12. ‘Kodi’ dubbed in Hindi as ‘Rowdy Hero 2’
Plot: Twins Kodi and Anbu have different personalities: while one is into politics, the other is a pacifist. But a twist in their fates causes one to adopt the other’s life and seek revenge.