Cricketer-Turned-Actor Harishankar Shines in ‘Label’ Web Series
Renowned filmmaker Arunraja Kamaraj’s latest web series, ‘Label,’ now streaming on Disney+ Hotstar, has captivated audiences with the stellar performance of actor Harishankar. The former cricket sensation and IPL player have seamlessly transitioned into acting, leaving an indelible mark on the industry.
Harishankar rose to fame demonstrating his analytical prowess with the Mumbai Indians IPL team, including Sachin Tendulkar’s final game. His journey to become the first Indian to represent country for Olympics as an analyst is feather in his career.
Starting with television serials like Amman, Maangalya Sabatham, and Vijay TV’s Kaatrukenna Veli, Harishankar dedicated himself to honing his acting skills. Notable performances in movies such as Mayathirai, Driver Jamuna, and Pattampoochi garnered attention, but it is the ‘Label’ web series that has truly defined his acting prowess.
Expressing his passion for acting since school days, Harishankar acknowledges the challenges of transitioning from cricket to the film industry. Grateful for the support received, especially from director Arunraja Kamaraj and producer AJ Prabhakaran, Harishankar embraces the responsibility of choosing impactful roles.
In his own words, “The Label series has fulfilled my dreams by offering me a great opportunity. I am glad that many are appreciating my performance in this series.” The actor expresses gratitude for recognition from acclaimed director Vetrimaaran sir, further motivating him to excel in his chosen craft.
As Harishankar continues to receive offers, audiences can anticipate witnessing more of his captivating performances in upcoming projects. The ‘Label’ web series stands as a testament to his commitment to excellence in the world of acting.