Madhavan soon developed an image as a romantic hero with notable roles in two of 2001's highest grossing Tamil films, Gautham Menon's directorial debut Minnale and Madras Talkies' Dumm Dumm Dumm.He worked with Mani Ratnam again in the critically acclaimed 2002 film Kannathil Muthamittal playing the father of an adopted girl, whilst he achieved commercial success with his role in N. Madhavan was cast alongside Kamal Haasan in the 2003 drama Anbe Sivam, which earned him two notable awards for Best Supporting Actor.RGV takes great inspiration from The Godfather and Bruce Lee.He has watched Enter the Dragon (1973) over 30 times.If you were bemused to watch the Ram Gopal Varma’s Sarkar back in 2005, just imagine what would be the extent of the film, today, in 2017.Yes, the Ram Gopal Varma production, Sarkar 3 is now on the box office charts.
Gangs of Wasseypur, Satya, Shool are some example to vouch for it.
Subhash Nagre, the screen character that Amitabh plays for the movie is one of the strongest roles he has played recently.
The role is said to take inspirations from Balasaheb Thackeray, the late Shiv Sena Supremo and Don Corleone from The Godfather (1972).
He simultaneously worked on Tamil films, gaining critical acclaim for his portrayal of a vigilante in his home production Evano Oruvan (2007) and for the successful bilingual horror film, Yavarum Nalam (2009).
After appearing in further box office hits, Tanu Weds Manu (2011) and Vettai (2012), Madhavan took a break from acting.