Irandam Chanakyan was aired on Sun TV. The serial was produced by the Kavithalaya productions with Geetha Kailasam as the producer.The story revolved around a small boy who took vengeance in trying to destroy the ego and cruelty of a man who was responsible for the death of his father. The theme was taken from the story of Chanakya ,who took his revenge and destroyed the king named Nanda, for insulting and humiliating him, the cast includes famous actors like
Venu Arvind, Chethan, Mohan Ram, Dr.Sharmila,Bhanumathi,
Bombay Gnanam, Vijayasarathy, AnithaMathews, Sangeetha and others. The serial was directed by Bombay Chanakya along with the story, screenplay and the dialogues. The serial had a pleasant title song sung by Unnikrishnan, with the lyrics written by Dr. Kiruthaya and music composed by Rehaan.
The camera work was handled by
Raghunatha Reddy, who had done the best job. The serial revolved around the backdrop of the cultures and traditions of the Brahmin community. Venu Arvind as usual had performed with his excellent acting skills. The role done by Chethan was highly appreciating since it was a different role in his acting career. Bombay Gnanam was reflected like a grand mom, who belonged in every house-hold.
The serial had attracted viewers from all communities as it was very interesting and was elaborated in such a way it described and showed the culture of the community. Many scenes and some of their habits were seen only in the movies and serial which was also one of the reasons for the success, as many people liked to watch the life styles of olden days which are history now. Dr.Sharmila and Mohanram played their roles casually, for which they were very well-known . The child artists too performed their roles naturally. The house they had shown in the serial, the kitchen, the backyard along the village people, made the viewers desire for the olden days. Irandam Chanakyan was one of the serials which portrayed the south Indian culture very clearly.