D Paranthaman is a Tamil co-producer. He was the co-producer of the Tamil language action thriller movie ‘Theri' released on 14 April 2016. The movie was directed by Atlee and produced by Kalaipuli S. Thanu. The starring actors were Vijay and Samantha Ruth Prabhu in the lead roles. The film Theri achieved the second highest-grossing Tamil and South Indian film of 2016. Theri made a big market in the Tamil entertainment industry. It has won three SIIMA Awards, three IIFA Utsavam Awards, two Ananda Vikatan Cinema Awards and nine nominations at the 64th Filmfare Awards South. There is the first movie and the most successful one in D Paranthaman’s career as a co-producer.