Kamal Haasan, Venkat Prabhu, Anushka Shetty
A collage of Kamal Haasan, Venkat Prabhu and Anushka Shetty.IB Times India

It is a special day for actors Kamal Hassan, Anushka Shetty and Venkat Prabhu. The trio is turning a year older today as they celebrate their birthday on 7 November.

Kamal Haasan
Kamal Haasan is celebrating his 60th birthday. The Universal Star was born on 7 November 1954 and started acting at the age of five as a child artiste. In his career, he has been a part of many commercial blockbusters and art films and has tasted success in both. In his early days, he stole the heart of audience with romantic movies but gradually started experimenting and doing different kind of films.
Forthcoming Movies: "Uthama Villain" directed by Ramesh Aravind and Jeetu Joseph's "Papanasam".

Anushka Shetty
Anushka Shetty was born on 7 November 1981 in Mangalore. She started her filmi career in Telugu films and moved to Tamil. In her close-to-decade career, she has worked in over 40 films and has worked with many top South Indian actors. The highlight of her career is that she has not just been a glam doll like her contemporaries, but has worked in women-oriented projects like "Arundhati", which is a feather in her cap.
Forthcoming Movies: Rajinikanth starrer "Lingaa", SS Rajamouli directorial "Baahubali", Ajith Kumar's "Yennai Arindhaal" and Gunashekar directorial "Rudramadevi".

Venkat Prabhu
Director Venkat Prabhu started his career with "Chennai 600028" and created a niche for himself. After directing "Saroja" and "Goa", he got a big break with "Mankatha" starring Ajith Kumar, Arjun Sarja and Trisha Krishnan. The movie went on to become a blockbuster and earned him a good name.
Forthcoming Movie: He is busy with Surya starrer "Masss".

Meanwhile, social media is buzzing with birthday wishes. Celebrities are taking to Twitter to wish the stars. Here, we bring you a few tweets posted by them.

Actor Ganesh Venkataraman:
Happy birthday to the one and only Kamal Haasan Sir. A Visionary, a true genius & fr me my strongest influence in my journey as an Actor !!

Critic Sreedhar Pillai:
Happy Birthday 2 #KamalHaasan, a class act and a visionary who has taken Tamil cinema 2 great heights.

Note: Readers too can wish the celebrities by posting comments below.