Pasupathy is an Indian film actor. He appeared in critically acclaimed roles in many noted films in Tamil cinema, playing supporting, antagonistic, comedic as well as protagonistic roles. His performance in E earned him a Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor and a Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Supporting Actor. He also won an ITFA Best Supporting Actor Award for his role in Kuselan . He has also appeared in Malayalam, Telugu, and Kannada films.
Pasupathy Ramasamy was born in 1969 near Maduravoyal, a suburb of Chennai, India. In 1984, He joined the Chennaibased theatre group KoothuPPattarai where he was there till 1997. He studied and grew up there till he started to act in films. He became friends with actor Nassar who was in the film institute and later joined the KoothuPPattarai. When he was working in Marudhanayagam, Nassar asked him whether he was interested in films. Pasupathy was then introduced to Kamal Haasan and he was given the villain role in Marudhanayagam. Pasupathy stated That was the first time I was before the camera. Marudhanayagam was shelved and Nassers Mayan which he was also part of was his first release.