South Indian actor Arya aka Jamshad Cethirakat celebrates his 35th birthday on Friday, 11 December.

The Tamil actor, who has also acted in two Malayalam films, "Urumi" and "Double Barrel", was born in Kerala to a Malayali family.

Arya, who began his career as an assistant software engineer, made his acting debut in Vishnuvardhan's commercial hit "Arinthum Ariyamalum", in which he did the role of Kutty. His performance in his debut film won the Filmfare Award for best male debut in 2005.

Later, he became part of many hit films, including "Naan Kadavul", "Madrasapattinam", "Boss Engira Bhaskaran", "Vettai", "Raja Rani", among others.

He was last seen opposite Anushka Shetty in the latest film "Size Zero" or "Inji Iduppazhagi".

Celebrities like Trisha Krishnan, Siddharth, Raai Laxmi, Vivekh, Tamannaah Bhatia, Hansika Motwani, Jiiva, Madhavan, Khusbu Sunder, Vikram Prabhu and Vidyu, among others have wished the young actor on his special day. Arya has also individually thanked each one of his colleagues for making his day more special.

"Thank u so much for the wishes my MMDDDDLCT love u all from every part of my heart madly deeply ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️ u guys made my day ," Arya posted on his Twitter handle.

Khushbu Sundar

A very happy birthday a cool,funny n happy go lucky guy @arya_offl ..ur efforts 2 help flood hit victims is truly admirable..#realhero❤❤


Happy happy bday my darling bro bestie @arya_offl.hav a rockin year ahead.enjoy the day. U deserve the best n hope u get married soon GB

Vikram Prabhu

@arya_offl Happy Birthday Brother!

DD Neelakandan â€

Dear @arya_offl wish u a very hapyyy bday.God bless u abundantly 4d sweethrt ur.stay d same.wishs 4d comandable inspiring words n time u giv

Tamannaah Bhatia â€

Happy birthday !!!! Have an awesome year ahead , lots of love @arya_offl

Trisha Krishnan â€

@arya_offl happy happy happppyy bdayyy to one of my favourite costars n friends...Be u n rock this year n many more foreva

Ranganathan Madhavan 

@arya_offl Wish you many many more happy Returns of the Day brother... May this be the most Fantastic yer ahead yet.

Hansika â€

Happy birthday jam jam .. Have a blessed year @arya_offl ☺️☺️


Happy birthday @arya_offl Have a great year machi! God bless:)

Jiiva â€

Happy bday Cycling star @arya_offl

Vishnu Vishal â€

Happy bday to everyonez darling....have a great year ahead @arya_offl ...god bless:)


Happy birthday to the handsome hunk Iron Man Jammy Maaaaa @arya_offl !! Loads of love to you my Saravanaaa! Mwah!! ❤️❤️