Ganesh Kumar is an Indian actor and politician. He is the son of Balakrishna Pillai, former Kerala Minister. His movie carrer started from mid 1980s with the movies like Irakal, Sukhamodevi, Yuvajanotsavam. He has done various side roles and supporting roles. Ganesh got married to Yamini Thankachi in 1994 and the couple got divorsed later. Ganesh got married to Bindhu Menon in January 2014.