L Madhavan is the budding director in Tamil cinema. L Madhavan is in the cinema industry for nearly 15 years. He worked as an assistant director for many popular directors in Tamil cinema. Popular mini screen director Naga is one among the mentors of L Madhavan. From the experience, he gained as an assistant director; he has put all his efforts to direct a movie. He is making his debut as a director through the movie Naalu Peru Naalu Vidhama Pesuvaanga. This movie is a comedy movie.

He is introducing his younger brother Indrajith as a hero in this movie. Indrajith is a trained actor. Basically, L Madhavan is a jovial person, that is why he is entering with a comedy film. Madhavan says that, he has taken a different script. The cinematographer in his film is D. S. Vasan. Popular Editor Suresh Urs is working in this movie. He has worked for nearly 750 movies and is now working in L Madhavan’s Naalu Peru Naalu Vidhama Pesuvaanga. Shankar is the dance master in his movie and Yuga Bharathy is the lyricist of the entire movie. A. K. Rishal Sai is the music director of the movie, who already did the job as a music director in the Tamil movie Mahan Kanakku and a Kannada movie Ashokavana, starring Mohan.

As L Madhavan has made his debut, he has worked out this film sincerely. He says that, the censor board officers too encouraged him well. He hopes that, this movie will be definitely a hit. L Madhavan is making his next film, again with Indrajith, his brother. That film is also a comedy film. L Madhavan has talks with the leading producers for his next film. Let us also wish him a grand success to his debut medium budgeted movie Naalu Peru Naalu Vidhama Pesuvaanga.

K S Ravikumar Tamil Actor

K S Ravikumar

Director KS Ravikumar(KSR), started his career in Tamil cinema as an assistant director to Bharathiraja for sometime before becoming an independent director. He has made 40 movies, out of which six films are re-makes. KSR has made the most number of movies with actor Sarath Kumar (10) and actresses Simran and Ramya Krishnan. Interestingly enough to know that his stunt choreographer Kanal Kannan had collaborated with KSR in 16 films so far. His first project in Tamil film world was in the year 1990, when he made a genre-breaking film Puriyaadha Pudhir which was a re-make of the Kannada movie Tarka. The Kannada versions was itself an adaptation of an Agastha Christie novel called ‘The Unexpected Guest’. After success of Puriyaadha Pudhir, he had never looked back. He has directed Rajinikanth and Sivaji Ganesan too in his career. He also had directed Sanjay Dutt in Police Giri (2014) with Prachi Desai and Lingaa(2014) with Rajinikanth, Anushka Shetty and Sonakshi Sinha. Both the films did not fare well in the box office. He also has appeared in a small role in the movies he directs which added to his popularity, as a cameo actor(21 films). He is well known for bringing Rajinikanth and Sivaji Ganesan in Padayappa (1999), the film was a success in box-office. He also directed Kamal Haasan in Avvai Shanmugi (1996), which was a straight adaptation of the American comedy film, Mrs. Doubtfire. Kamal Haasan’s performance in the film was truly appreciated and the film was made in Hindi too as Chachi 420(1997) by Kamal Haasan ( director and producer). Although both the Hindi and Tamil versions are considered to be Indian remake of Mrs. Doubtfire, there are many plot differences between the original and the Indian version. Many of his assistant directors went to make a big name for themselves in Tamil cinema in their own right, one example is Director Cheran. The latest is director Gaurav to join the feat. KSR will be remembered for his punctuality and dedication to his works, he used to concentrate a lot on the budget of his movie and tried to complete the film as early as possible.


S Kumaran

Kumaran is a popular mini screen director. His first serial is Thirumathi Selvam, a popular serial that was telecasted in Sun TV. It had Sanjeev, Abitha, Gouthami and Tinku in lead roles. This serial story is written by Kumaran, himself. Kumaran says, he told the story to the popular serial producers Vikatan Televistas and got it Ok and started his serial. After getting the story accepted by the producers, he also requested them for the direction opportunity and they accepted that too. From there, his successful career started. Thirumathi Selvam was broadcasted for nearly five and a half years. Kumaran got his next chance through the serial Thendral, which is also a hit serial in Sun TV. Thendral has Deepak Dinkar, Shruthi Raj, Ayyappan, Subaleka Sudhakar and Sadhana in the lead. He proudly says that, he is the only director, who directed two serials in the prime slot simultaneously. After the completion of Thendral, he started to direct Deivamagal. This serial has Krishna, Vennira Aadai Nirmala, SVS Kumar, Vani Bhojan, Rekha Krishnappa, Suhasini and many more. Kumaran also speaks out, that while he was directing two serials at the same time; he did not get any relaxation time, except on Sundays and festivals. It was a tough job, he adds. Kumaran has shaped all his characters in the serial well; whether it is a positive role or a negative one. Almost all his serials are with the middle class subject that reflects the life of the middle class people. Kumaran says there is a difference between small screen and silver screen. In the cinema, the director has to wait for the result after few months; but in serials, the director gets the result immediately after the telecast. He wants to be the people’s director and directs the serial as per the people’s wish. Kumaran wants to be a part of the TV media, till the end.

S Kumaran Tamil Actor