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James Kumar

A familiar face on Vasantham, James has been in numerous dramas on TV and plays on stage since 2010.  You may have seen him in ‘Vvettai 2.0’, ‘SanGenie’,  ‘Annamalai’, ‘Kshatriyan’ in recent years.

In 2012, James won the Best Newcomer award in Vasantham's Pradhana Vizha Awards where he was also nominated for the Most Popular Male Artiste category for his role in Vettai 2.0.

From 2015 to 2018, James played ‘Dr Arjun’ on the long-form drama series ‘TANGLIN’ on Mediacorp Channel 5   Eager to venture into hosting, James recently hosted The Beam Search 2018 with fellow Beam Artistes.   

An aspiring musician, James you can follow his Spotify at: open.spotify.com/artist/1H2x5qfBYChd6TDIou6gQN?si=3MhfdSX7QEahh67wd7emsg

TV

  • Short series 'NC 16' with Vasantham Mediacorp 2011

  • Short series 'Ennulley' with Vasantham Mediacorp 2011

  • Film '1021' with Ravindran Drama Group 2011

  • 'Vettai 2.0' with EVasantham Mediacorp 2011

  • 'Kaaviya' with Vasantham Mediacorp 2012

  • 'Veethi Varai' with Vasantham Mediacorp 2013

  • 'Nallathor Veenai' with Vasantham Mediacorp 2013

  • ‘O.M.G’ With Suria Mediacorp 2013

  • ‘Kshatriyan’ with Vasantham Mediacorp 2014

  • Annamalai with Vasantham Mediacorp 2014,2015

  • ‘SanGenie’ with Vasantham Mediacorp 2017

  • ‘Tanglin’ with Mediacorp Channel 5 2015-2018

Theatre/Stage

  • A Health Promotion Board Tamil skit performed at Singapore General Hospital. A project of Ravindran Drama Group in 2010 [Actor]

  • Hanuman The Awakening, a Tamil play at The Substation. A project of Ravindran Drama Group in 2010 [Writer, Director]

  • 'Vanthavan Yaar, An Inspector's Call', a Tamil play at Goodmans Arts Centre. A project of Ravindran Drama Group in 2011 [Actor]

  • Hanuman Resurrection II, a Tamil play at Goodmans Arts Centre. A project of Ravindran Drama Group in 2012 [Writer, Director]

  • ‘Othello’ with A group of Theatre Enthusiasts 2013 [Publicity & Marketing Materials]

  • 'Misprision' with Alterity Productions 2014 [Actor]

Hosting

  • Documentary-Drama programme 'Anjathey' with EagleVision Mediacorp 2012

  • 'Thaalam Indian Beat' with EagleVision Mediacorp 2013/2014

  • The Beam Search, incorporating Manhunt Singapore & Best Model of Singapore 2018 with Beam Artistes Pte Ltd, 2018

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