Francis Markus is a film director, writer, and screenplay writer of Tamil films. He is the director of the recently released Tamil film, Oyee, which stars
and Eesha in the lead roles. The film is a family entertainer and the Indian adaptation of the 2004 South Korean rom-com film, Too Beautiful to Lie.
Oyee also marks his directorial debut in the Tamil film industry. Markus studied at Loyola College in Chennai, where he took a Degree in Visual Communication. He then pursued a higher education at the New York Film Academy in Los Angeles, U.S.A.
In a short span of time, he already produced several music videos and had directed documentaries and short films. He was once an associate to Jayam Raja and R. T. Neason and has worked in films like Velayutham (2011) and Jilla (2014). Markus is the founder and director of Mark Studio India Pvt Ltd, a production company based in Chennai.