Kamal Haasan, Welcome to Twitter

Kamal Haasan, Welcome to Twitter

This image was posted on Facebook by Kamal Haasan.

New Delhi: Tamil superstar Kamal Haasan made his Twitter debut on Republic Day and amassed over 29,000 followers within 13 hours.

Mr Haasan's first tweet was his rendition of the National Anthem:

He describes himself as an 'Actor, Director, Writer, Dancer, Producer' on his profile.

Mr Haasan, 61, thanked his actress daughter Shruti for her welcome tweet:

Kamal Haasan is the star of films like Nayagam, Chachi 420, Indian, Hey Ram and Sadma. (Also Read: From Real to Reel: Shruti to Play Kamal Haasan's Daughter in Tamil Film)