R. Kannan was born on 21st July 1971. His birth name is Rajmohan. He is professionally a filmmaker and also writes a screenplay for movies. Before becoming a successful director, he became an assistant director under '
Manobala'. He later joined '
Mani Ratnam' while he directed films 'Kannathil Muthamittal', '
Guru', etc. In 2008, 'Jayamkondaan' released the story is about Jayamkondaan, who is an I.T. professional who is involved with her step sister in a relationship. The concept of the flick was different, and it received great reviews from the people and the critics appreciated the work of Kannan.
Kannan second venture 'Kanden Kadhalai' which is a remake of the Bollywood flick, '
Jab We Met' released in 2007 and '
Shahid Kapoor' and '
Kareena Kapoor Khan' were in the lead role for it. '
Imtiaz Ali' directed the movie, and it broke many records and set up a new bar for the romcom films in Bollywood. The lead roles offered to '
Bharath' and '
Tamannaah Bhatia', they accepted it without a second thought.
Bharath played the role of Shakthi, and the story focuses on his life. His father recently died, and he takes over the position of MD in the company. His firm is suffering from a loss; his girlfriend left him, and his mother is planning her wedding soon after the demise of her husband. He is over life and is irritated. One day he leaves his office and boards a train where he meets
Anjali, a bold, talkative character who is a chatterbox and bothers Shakthi for no reason.
At midnight, he plans to jump off the train, but 'Anjali' interrupts him. He becomes more and more annoyed by her botheration; he leaves the train but she follows him through, and they both miss their train. They both hire a taxi to reach to the next station where Anjali can board her train. Again Anjali misses the train because of her stupidity. She makes him drop her to Theni. Shakthi likes Anjali but doesn’t convey his feelings.
Meanwhile, she runs from her house to meet his lover, but he rejects her. She disappears and her family members catch Shakthi and ask him to return them Anjali. He tries to find out the whereabouts of her and soon finds her and returns to her family with Anjali. They fall for each other and get married. Kannan made '
Settai', a remake of the Bollywood flick, '
Delhi Belly'. In 2009, 'R. Kannan' married Madhanaa and since then they are together. His son name is Arjun and daughter name is Laya.