Jayam Ravi (Ravi Mohan) is an Indian film actor who predominantly appears in Tamil cinema. He is the youngest son of veteran editor and movie maker Mohan. Jayam Ravi’s elder brother is a famous director in Tamil and directed only one Telugu film Hanuman Junction.
Jayam Ravi made his cinematic debut as a child actor and appeared in few movies like Bava Bavamaridi and Palnati Pourusham and turned hero with Jayam, which is a remake of the Telugu film by the same title in Tamil. The movie is directed by his elder brother Mohan Raja. The success of the film made Jayam set the prefix to his name and henceforth he became popular as Jayam Ravi. Their combination resulted in some of the biggest blockbusters like M. Kumaran Son Of Mahalakshmi, Unakkum Enakkum, Santhosh Subramaniam, and Thani Oruvan.
JAyam Ravi is the younger son of editor Mohan and Varalakshmi. He completed his graduation in Visual Communication from Loyola college, Chennai. Before debuting as an actor, Ravi has worked as an assistant director to Suresh Krishna for Kamal Haasan starring Aalavandhan (2001) . He is a martial arts expert and also a trained dancer in Bharatnatyam.