Chinni Jayanth is a popular comedian in South Indian cinema. The actor has played supporting roles in numerous movies and later turned his focus into directing and producing movies.

The actor who was at the peak of his career in the 80s and 90s received the Kalaimamani Award for excellence in the field of cinema.

Chinni Jayanth and his wife Jayashri have two sons namely Sruthan Jai and Siddarth, who have yet to debut in cinema as heroes. The couple's eldest son Sruthan earlier revealed that his dad didn't force them to enter the film industry, but always encourage them to follow their dreams.

Sruthan cleared his civil services exams last year and now has been appointed as a sub-collector in the Tuticorin District. He said that he will strive for the betterment of education, livelihood and women empowerment.

Source: Indiaglitz