Meet Uday Mahesh, An Actor Who Played Chellam Sir, Now the Internet Sensation

‘Chellam Sir’ is the trending meme material in the country, at the moment. People have started calling him the best search engine to have ever been invented. A few have even called for a separate series for this role. However, not many are aware of the actor who gave life to this role. We talk about this in the below headings.

Who is Chellam Sir, the latest social media sensation?

‘Chellam Sir’ happens to be the name of the character that’s a life-saver to Srikant Tiwari, the protagonist of the Family Man. In the second season, whenever Srikant’s investigation reaches a dead-end, Chellam Sir pops out of nowhere and gives a vital clue that triggers the next set of events. Although the character is intriguing, a few have pointed out that this character was a lazy plot device that was employed by the writers.


Uday Mahesh – The actor who has essayed ‘Chellam Sir’

Born in Tamil Nadu in 1970, Udhayabhanu Maheswaran is the name of the actor who has played Chellam Sir. Uday Mahesh is also a director with two Tamil movies in his filmography.

Apart from the Family Man, Uday Mahesh has also featured in several other films and TV shows. Including John Abraham’s Madras Cafe, Rajinikanth’s Kabali and Ajith’s Nerkonda Paarvai, Uday has acted in various notable films. He is especially known for his portrayal of an IT company’s country head in the Tamil TV series ‘Office’.

More screen-time in Season 3?

Having acquired so much popularity, it is inevitable that Chellam Sir will return in season three of the show. In fact, it would not be a surprise if he gains more screen time in the next season. As per the clues provided at the end of season two, Srikant Tiwari’s next assignment will take place in COVID times. China is likely to follow Pakistan and Sri Lanka as the foreign obstacle in this franchise. On that note, let’s have a look at some of the funny tweets made in the name of Chellam Sir: