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Started in 2012 as a director and writer, M. Anbazhagan is an upcoming star director in Tamilian cinema. Saattai was his first direction which was based on reforming of education system in the villages.

Starring Samuthirakani in the lead, he went on to get 4 out of 5 stars as per a Times Of India critics. Also the writer for the said film, he should also be given credit for all the wonderful thoughts and dialogues of the actors. This film will entertain its onlookers and they will also go home with a bunch of inspiration about what could be and should be done for those poor in the villages who are getting cliché education because they are the part of our culture as well. Thambi Ramajah, another lead of the film got nominated for ‘Best Actor in Supporting Role’ by 2nd South Indian International Movie Awards.

Working in collaboration with D. Imman as sound artist (which continued in his next work), received much more accreditation than most of the first time directions. His next in line due to be released in 10th Feb 2017 is yet another Tamil film named ‘Rupai’ starring Chandran , Anandi , Harish Uthaman , MS Bhaskar , Chinni Jayanth

K Nataraj Tamil Actor

K Nataraj

K Nataraj is an Indian Actor and director in the Tamil film industry. He is a close friend of the Tamil superstar Rajinikanth, and the two are known for their deep bond throughout the film industry. They have been very close friends since their college days when they started studying at the Madras Film Institute. They were both the early students of the Institute since it was newly formed. They have worked together on two projects, Anbulla Rajinikanth in 1984, which was directed by Nataraj and Rajinikanth was the chief protagonist. The other is Rajinikanth’s first ever production venture, Valli in 1993, which again was directed by his closest friend their friendship the ultimate goals, its so intense so as to fore Nataraj to name his daughter Rajini, after the famed superstar Rajinikanth, his best buddy. She is now happily married to the actor Vishnu Vishal, who shot to fame after his film Neerparavai, in 2010. Nataraj got his Diploma in film acting from the Madras Film Institute and after that, he entered the Tamil film industry. During his time, this Institute was newly formed and upon seeing the Ad in the newspaper, he went to join, taking the Tamil language as his medium. He later worked in an instructor in the same college for some three to four years during 1975. During that period, he instructed the now well-known face of the actor Nassar as well. Simultaneously, he worked as an actor in K Balachander’s films and also as an assistant director. Later, he became an associate director of the production company named Devar Films. There he worked with Tygarajan for some time, on a few movies. At that time, he worked on projects such as Thaipuram, Nalla Naal, Apoorva Sahodarikal etc. During his days as an associate director, producer Azhagan Thamizhmani and writer Thooyavan watched a film called Touch of Love in which Elvis Presley was their for a guest appearance, at some film festival, and they loved it. They loved it so much; it prompted them to do a remake of the same in Tamil. Thooyawan had finished the screenplay, but they could not find a suitable actor to cast as the hero since they wanted to cast the actor MGR, but couldn’t. To fill his shoes, Rajinikanth was given the role and Nataraj was also roped in to work on the film, after he heard the script. The film was an instant hit and collected great critical applause.

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R Ajay Gnanamuthu

R Ajay Gnanamuthu was born on September 15th 1988 in Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu in India. He is a screenwriter and a director, who work in the Kollywood Industry. Gnanamuthu was brought up in Bangalore. He went to Bangalore’s St. John’s High School. After schoolling, he pursued Visual Communications from Loyola College in Chennai. Ajay developed an interest in filmmaking while he was in Loyola. He made several short films while he was in college. With his Visual Communications course, he simultaneously pursued a diploma in Digital Filmmaking from School of Audio Engineering (SAE) Institute, Chennai. In 2010, he participated in the season 1 of the show “Naalaya Iyakunar”. It was a short film making contest. He managed to be among the top finalists of the show. After his stint in the reality show, he began his career as an assistant director. He worked under acclaimed film director and producer A R Murugadoss in the movies “Thuppakki”, and “7aum Arivu”. 7aum Arivu (meaning “Seventh Sense” in English) was a sci-fi cum martial arts movie, which was directed and written by Murugadoss. The movie released in 2011 and had ‘Shruti Haasan’ and Tamil Superstar ‘Suriya Sivakumar’ playing the lead characters. The story revolved around the life of Bodhidharma (played by Suriya). The movie garnered a mixed response from the critics and the audiences. It made good numbers at the box office. Thuppakki (meaning “The Gun” in English) was made in the year 2012, which was an action-based film. Murugadoss again wrote and directed the flick. ‘Kajal Aggarwal’ and Ilayathalapathy ‘Vijay’ played the leads. Vijay played the role of an Army officer, and Kajal played the role of Nisha, Jagadish’s (Vijay) ladylove and a boxer. The film was caught in a controversy after its release when Islamic groups protested against the alleged portrayal of Muslims as traitors and terrorists. The movie was appreciated for its unique storyline and garnered huge box office collections. It was nominated in many Award shows. After assisting Murugadoss, Ajay decided it is high-time to go solo. His first film as an independent director was “Demonte Colony”. Ajay came up with this movie in 2015. It was a horror flick. He cast ‘Arulnithi’ to play the protagonist Srinivasan. The movie was set in a fictional colony named Demonte Colony in Chennai. Made within a budget of INR 2 crores, the movie collected INR 27 crores, hence became a Box-Office hit. The critics also appreciated the film for its refreshing and gripping storyline. It was nominated for the SIIMA Award in the Best Film category.

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