Dhanush is a trailblazer.

He has starred in movies with incredible screenplays and emoted difficult characters to tell stories that hits close to home. He also has broken the Internet multiple times since his viral song ‘Why This Kolaveri’.

Today, Dhanush celebrates 17 years of cinema with a letter addressed to his massive following on Twitter. Dhanush wrote, “Thulluvadho Ilamai released on May 10, 2002, the day that would change my life forever. Has it really been 17 years?”

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“Seeing the poster designs and videos wishing me on my 17 years has filled me with lot of encouragement and positivity. Let’s always spread love, only love, and create a world where more of us dare to dream.”

This year, Dhanush will be starring in the highly anticipated Enai Noki Paayum Thota and Asuran.

Thank you for the films, Dhanush.