Padam Bhushan Kamalhasan celebrates India’s 75th Independence Day in the Bay Area California in an event organized by the Association of Indo Americans(AIA).
AIA is the largest Indian Association in the Bay Area which unties several other Indian state associations. AIA conducts various Indian festivals like Dussehra Diwali, Holi etc. and the events are attended by hundreds and thousands of people.
Along with Independence Day, it is also a celebration of Kamalhaasan’s recent movie VIKRAM’s success. The 75th day of Vikram was celebrated as well.
Kamalhaasan is an Indian Actor who has acted in more than 250 films across 6 major languages in India (Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Malayalam, Kanada, Bengali). He has won 4 National Awards and 19 Filmfare awards. He is the first Indian actor to have 7 nominations to the most coveted Oscar Academy awards. He is known for his versatility & the range of characters he chose in his movies. His recent movie VIKRAM directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj which also featured Vijay Sethupathi and Fahad Fazil has created a world wide success and shattered multiple records. As the movie marching towards 100 days, the Indian people in the Bay Area took this opportunity to celebrate 75 days of Vikram when the Ulaga Nayagan was there.
There are several other dignitaries who shared the stage like Indian Counsel General Dr. T. V. Nagendra Prasad, Mayors, Vice Mayors, City Council Members, Assembly Members and so on.
Also the event features the famous Indian born US Singer Vidya Vox who entertained the crowd with her medley & original songs along with her band.
Vidya Vox, famous singer also did her musical concert which made everyone in the crowd to sing and dance..