Deekay is an Indian movie director who has made films in Kollywood. Deekay made his directorial debut when he filmed
Yaamirukka Bayamey. Deekay cast Krishna,
Anaswara Kumar, and Karuna. Interestingly, the previous name was Illa Aanalum Iruuku before changing it into its current one. It released on 9 May 2014. Surprisingly, Yaamirukka Bayamey became one of the critically acclaimed Tamil flicks of 2014. In its review, Sify hailed the efforts of Deekay and wrote that every cinema enthusiast should get happy with the arrival of the young filmmaker. Yaamirukka Bayamey earned over five crores at the Box-Office. In a press conference, Deekay thanked the fans for giving love to his motion picture.
Deekay also mentioned that he analyzed every aspect of the script before shooting the film. Deekay acknowledged that most of the viewers did not like the initial 20 minutes of the movie. However, Deekay defended his decision by emphasizing the importance of the scene which is crucial for the plot. Deekay did not forget to thank his team for their immense contribution to making the project a memorable one. In 2016, Deekay turned up with his second venture
Kavalai Vendam. It starred Jiiva and
Kajal Aggarwal as the male and female protagonist respectively. Producer Elred Kumar signed Deekay for Kavalai Vendam after achieving fame for YB. The crew could not finish the film in time due to 2016 Assembly elections in Tamil Nadu.
Alongside its Telugu dubbed version, Kavalai Vendam released on 24 November 2016. But the movie could not impress the audience. While filming the song, Kajal Aggarwal became a prankster as she dragged Deekay into the swimming pool where the artists were enacting a dance sequence. In 2017, Deekay addressed the rumors which suggested that he would work with Nayanthara. Deekay told the reporters that a studio asked him to write a script for Nayanthara’s upcoming film. However, the plans did not work out due to unforeseen circumstances. Deekay confided that he wished to make Yaamirukka Bayamey’s sequel. But Deekay is not sure of directing the second installment.
Deekay is currently working on a Tamil comedy flick. Deekay has considered Kajal Aggarwal for the lead role, but he has not announced his decision. Deekay shocked everybody when the director tweeted that he would retire from Kollywood. Later, Deekay came clean on this issue and clarified that the tweet was an expression of his emotional outburst. He also expressed his concern for his mother who was not in good health. As a result, it made Deekay to tweet a surprising decision.