Tamil Periasamy


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Nov 2021  On set for the first season of a cable television series (premiering 2022)

Nov 2021  Theatre: lead role of Duke Orsino in TWELFTH NIGHT with Austin Shakes 

Oct 2021  COVENANT S1E3 episode premiere as "Executive #1"

Oct 2021  DOPESICK S1E4 episode premiere as the "Grand Jury Scientist"

Sep 2021  on set for the pilot of a major network television drama (premiering 2022)

Aug 2021  DYNASTY S4E14 episode premiere as the millionaire "Korosh Patel"

Aug 2021  on set for an independent short film (premiering Spring 2022)


Tamil has been professionally acting for over a decade and has amassed over 40 professional theatrical credits in various cities, including Atlanta, Austin, Minneapolis, and Chicago. He studied acting under Dr. Richard Warner at the University of Virginia’s School of Drama. 


Tamil has appeared in independent short films that have been shown at regional film festivals. He has also appeared in TV shows, including ATL HOMICIDE and ATLANTA JUSTICE and more recently filmed larger roles in major network and streaming shows that will premiere in the latter half of 2021. He is currently represented by Privilege Talent Agency (Southeast). 


Prior to becoming an actor, Tamil received a degree in aerospace engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology, specializing in orbital and rocket propulsion design (literally a “rocket scientist”). He was a design engineer for a thermal shielding company and a manufacturing technical writer before changing careers. 


Upcoming projects include the titular role in a theatrical recording of OTHELLO (summer 2021) and Duke Orsino in a live Bollywood theatrical production of TWELFTH NIGHT (fall 2021).


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