Personal Info

  • Birth Name: Muhammad Hanif
  • Date of Birth: 5 March 1958
  • Place Of Birth:  Chengalpattu, Tamil Nadu, India


Nassar is one of the most acclaimed actors in India. He is the current president of South Indian Actors Association. Nassar is well known for Thevar Magan (1992), Bombay (1995), Anbe Sivam (2003) and Nayakan (1987).

Early Life

Nassar was born on March 5th , 1958 in Tamil Nadu at Chengalpattu and his present age is 57. Nassar other names are Nasser and Naasar. Mehaboob Nasser is the birth of Nassar. In the Indian film industry Nassar has played as actor, producer and director. Mehaboob Basha and Mumtaz are the parents of Nasser. Nasser was studied in St.Joseph’s Higher Secondary School at Chengalpattu.  Nasser was shifted to Chennai after the completing his schooling.

Nasser was completed his Pre university at Madras Christina college. He was active person in Dramatic Society during his graduation in Madras Christian College. After completing graduation he worked in the Indian Air Force. Later he resigned the job and got trained in The South Indian Film Chamber of Commerce’s Film Institute and the Tamil Nadu Institute for Film and Television Technology.



In 1985 Nassar debut movie is Kalyana Agathigal in that he has played as secondary supporting character and which was directed by K. Balachander. In 1987 he made villain roles with SP Muthuraman’s Velaikaran and Vanna Kanavugal movies. Nasser was acted in supporting roles in some films. He played Kavithai Paada Neramillai movie as protagonist under the direction of Yuhi Sethu.

Nasser has become break through Mani Ratnam’s  Nayakan movie.  Nasser’s debut directional movie is Avatharam in which is starred by Nasser, Revathi, Bal Singh, and others. Nasser was appeared in the films as important roles like Bombay (1994), Roja and other movies. Nasser was married to Kameela. Nasser and Kameela have three sons. Nasser’s elder son name is Abdul Asan Faizal. Abdul Asan Faizel was planned to do his debut movie and it will produce by T.Siva.

But unfortunately his debut film plan was shelved. In 2014 Abbul Asan Faizal was faced serious road accident even though he recovers after the critically injured. Nassar second son name is Luthfudeen Baasha. Luthfudeen Baasha was made his debut acting movie under the direction of AL Vijay, in that Nasser was played as grandfather role. Nasser  third son name is Abi Mehdhi Hassan and he was acted in Sun Sun Thatha film and it is a Nasser’s movie.

Nassar has achieved many Nandi Awards, he got Nandi Award for Telugu movie Chanti for his acting performance. He also earned award for Best Villain role in Chanti film at Andhra Pradesh Government and he also got many awards from the Tamilnadu Government. Nassar is the incumbent president of the Nadigar Sangam.


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