Mayil Krishnan is a Tamil Art director, and his contribution to the Tamil (Kollywood) industry is tremendous. He was born in a city called Sholinganallur, India and lived a while there. Then he was brought up in Chennai, India and is also currently living there. He did his schooling from TIRUPATTUR, VELLORE Dst and did his graduation from Government College of Arts and Craft, Chennai. He always liked doing visual style and images for the magazines, movie, product packaging, and newspaper. He got a masters degree in Bachelor of Financial Administration from University of Madras, Chennai.
After doing his Masters, he was pretty sure what he had to do with his life and decided to pursue his career as an Art Director. During his initial days, he worked in an educational company called Pentamedia Graphics Limited. He designed many visual images and style for them and posted on various social media websites. He gained experience from there, and that resulted in enhancing his capabilities. After gaining experience from the graphic company, he decided to work as an independent Art Director. He worked in a company Called Movie Art Director and is still continuing there.
He's been an Art Director in three movies, and they are Parandhu Sella Vaa also known as Come Let's Fly, it's a romantic comedy genre and is a Tamil movie produced and directed by P. Arumaichandran and Dhanapal Padmanabhan. The film released on 9th December 2016 starring Luthfudeen, Aishwarya Rajesh, and Narelle Kheng. Mayil Krishnan did a remarkable job in creating visual effects and images for the movie. He also worked in Aivaraattam Aka Aivaraatam movie released on 13th March 2015 was a serious drama.Mithun Manickam directed it and was his first debut film starring Jaya Prakash, Niranjan, Dushyanth, and Nithya.
It received below average rating by the critics. The story revolves around two brothers playing a football match (both on the opposite team) and who's the winner in the end and has a tinge of family drama in it. The other film in which he is the Art Director is Aakkam which released on 18th November 2016. It is a dramatical motion picture, and it received many negative comments from the critics. However, it received appreciation for its Art Directing done by him and music composed by
. He is determined and hardworking and wants to further enhance his career in Art Directing.