Writer and film producer, Ranganathan Madhavan, who is better known as R Madhavan or rather Maddy, turns 48 today. Maddy, who has been making us go weak in knees since his first movie Rehnaa Hai Terre Dil Mein, rightly deserves the label of the most charming actor in the country. The actor may have had few ups and downs in his career, but still, R Madhavan has a dedicated fan base and manages to make our hearts race fast.

R Madhavan, who’s starred in many cult films since, has aged so gracefully, that millennials are still finding it difficult to get over their childhood crush. The actor’s uber cool personality and his salt and pepper beard set our hearts aflutter even today. While most actors his age are busy romancing female actors half their age, R Madhavan has moved beyond that. The actor has re-invented himself and here’s how…

The Golden look

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With the evening sun on my face .. beard gone .. feeling younger .. ha ha haA post shared by R. Madhavan (@actormaddy) on

On my way to Ottawa and Toronto..

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Well, years may pass but our love for Maddy will not diminish! We are always looking forward to see this attractive and intelligent Bollywood dreamboat on the big screen! India.com wishes R Madhavan a very Happy Birthday and hopes to see him become part of more and more projects to keep us entertained.