S. Selvakumar is an Indian film cinematographer and producer. He is the co-cinematographer of the 1991 Tamil horror film, Uruvam; a low-budget film, which they completed within 12 days. In 2013, he worked on the cinematography of the Malayalam romantic film, Pattam Pole. The film marks the directorial debut of his co-cinematographer, Alagappan N.

The following year, he ventured into film production and co-produced the Tamil romantic thriller film, Megha, alongside Albert J. This 2016, he co-produced Naga Venkatesh An Indian movie executive, Naga Venkatesh made his >> Read More... ’ Tamil film, Narathan, together with Sajith V Nambiar. Narathan was produced under his banner, Vetrivel Film International, and The Principal India. However, it opened to negative reviews.

M R Palanikumar Tamil Actor

M R Palanikumar

M R Palanikumar was born in Tamil Nadu, India. He is a cinematographer by profession. He is a great and inspiring person and struggled a lot to achieve his big break in Tollywood. Before taking the first step independently, he worked under many professionals and tried to learn from them. His debut work released in 2012. The film, “Vanavarayan Vallavarayan”, its cast included Krishna Kulasekaran, Niharika Kareer, Monal Gajjar, etc. Its shoot started in Coimbatore and continued for months until the crew packed. The plot focuses on the relationship shared by two brothers who weaken as soon as a girl enters their life and the romance, love; comedy fills the empty parts of the film. Vanavarayan meets a girl at a wedding and falls for her. The girl is Anjali, which is portrayed by Monal. He confesses his love to her, but she completely denies his proposal and lets him. He follows her everywhere which makes her accept his love seeing his dedication for her. Their affair starts and they plan a trip to Pazhani. Until the vacation starts, they both are happy and spend time together. On their holiday, they both encounter Anjali’s uncle. Her uncle opens up about the incident to her family, and they arrange a wedding for her to the USA settled wealthy, Suresh. Anjali continues to meet Vanavarayan, but her family thinks she eloped. His brother beats him and hearing this news; drunken Vallavarayan sets off to take down Anjali’s father. He strikes him and tears his clothes apart. Anjali is terrified by this act and asks his lover to betray his brother. He denies her request and commits that he has a stronger bond with his brother which he won’t ever break because of a girl. With these commitments, he breaks their relation and starts to ignore her. Vanavarayan is heartbroken and is unable to accept his separation, seeing this Vallavarayan feels guilty and plans to reunite them. He makes plans, but it’s his bad luck that nothing works out and everything flushes out. The flick continues how the pair is brought back together and does Vanavarayan sacrifice his brother. Yuvan Shankar Raja composed the music for the picture, and the audience loved it and also the movie gathered good response from the public. The critics appreciated the work and positive reviews tagged with it. It managed to gross over 14.7 crores INR, and it proved as a concrete step for Palanikumar in the industry.


Kugan S Palani

Kugan S Palani is a Cinematographer from South India. He is working for VJ Productions from 2013. As of date, he has completed three movies as a cinematographer. His first entry as a cinematographer is a Tamil movie named “Asurakulam” released in 2015 which is an action movie and it had leading Tamil actors like Thambi Ramaiah, John Vijay, with direction by Vignesh Menon. The Film got distributed by Eros International. In this Movie, he had a chance to work with Anand Jeeva who is also a cinematographer by profession. Kugan is a very hardworking and keen observer, which can be seen in his films through the output quality. In asurakulam, the cinematography is handled very neatly. The film is an action thriller, which has good visuals in it. Though it was the first movie of Kugan, no one can say that it was a work of an amateur cinematographer. The film portrays rain scenes, daylight scenes and scenes during night time in various locations. Kugan has played with his talents to achieve the right kind of quality to deliver to the audience. His second Movie is “Aviyal” in Tamil language which released in 2016, was a collection of 5 short films made by various directors like Alphonse Puthren, Mohit Mehra, Lokesh Kanakaraj, Sameer Sultan and the list goes on and on. The Film also had many actors like Sharath Kumar, Bobby Simha, Nivin Pauly, etc., The cinematography of the film is excellent, and the visuals make the audience to explode out of their bodies. The efforts put on to get the best quality on the screen by Kugan has not gone in vain. His Third movie is “Mudhugauv” which is a Malayalam comedy film released in 2016. The Film cast actors like Gokul Suresh, Vijay Babu, Soubin Shahir, and so on. Kugan had a chance to work with an Ex- Advertising Director Vipin Das in this movie.The film got released under the production company Friday film House. The film’s cinematography is excellent as the visuals are very colorful and the lighting applied for that of each and every frame as per requirement of the scene. In this film, the audience can see the output of Kugan’s professionalism. Hardworking professional by nature, Kugan is very choosy in his movies, and hence he takes time in between each project. Self Learning attitude has always been his character, which is observed from his career growth. Success makes its way to a man who has done the necessary preparation.

Kugan S Palani Tamil Actor