Rajakumaran is a Director in Tamil Film Industry since 1999. Devyani, the actress, has been working with him from his first film. They fell in love after working in two films together, and they eventually got married at Thiruthani Murugan Temple secretly by running away in April 2001. They have two children, named, Iniya and Priyanka. Rajakumaram started his career by working as an assistant director to the acclaimed Tamilian Director Vikraman.

Rajakumaran’s debut directorial film was ‘ Nee Varuvai Ena’, released in the year 1999. He was lauded with 'Tamil Nadu State Film Award' for 'Best Storywriter' for this film. The critics also well lifted the film. The producer of this movie was R B Choudary, who gave another film to Rajakumaran to direct. The film was ‘Vinnukkum Mannukkum’, starring Vikram, Devayani, Sarathkumar, and Kushboo. The film turned out to be a box office failure and also was criticized by the critics.

During the shoot, actor Vikram was not happy with things as they were going on regarding the shots and Rajakumaran also miscalculated the dates of Sarathkumar and the shooting took a year to complete. He then directed and also produced a film in 2003, named, ‘Kadhaludan,' starring Murli. The film didn’t receive many good reviews; though it grabbed the Tamil Nadu State Film Award of Best Family Film. After this project he took a break from direction and worked as a film distributor.

Rajakumaran launched a project name ‘ Thirumathi Thamizh’ along with his wife. He played the lead role and Devayani playing the role opposite to him. The film went on floor after a lot of delay in February 2008. It didn’t run well at the box office and received negative reviews. He has acted in three films apart from his production film, ‘Thirumathi Thamizh’. The latest being S Rajamouli’s film ‘ Vallavanukku Pullum Aayudham’, in which he played the role of Raj.

Perarasu Tamil Actor

Perarasu

Perarasu is a famous Tamil director, who is known for his commercial movies. He also has the attributes of a singer, music director, actor and lyricist. He was born in Nattarasankottai, a village near Sivagangai in Tamil Nadu. He wanted to be a part of industry, but never got the opportunity; he then tried waiting outside the studios for hours. He once bribed a production in charge with ten rupees and was allowed to go inside the studio. He struggled for several years, but couldn’t make it big. He started assisting on sets and worked for around 15 to 16 years. While working, he got the tone of the industry and also learned what the audience expects and how to deliver. He sharpened himself under Rama Narayanan and N. Maharajan and learned more than a few things about directing. He made small cameos in movies, in some songs or some catchy dialogue. He made his directorial debut with Thirupachi in 2004 for which he received the Tamil Nadu Award for the Best Story Writer. The film ran for 100 days in 112 screens and 200 days in other 25 Centre. The film was released on the day of Pongal and earned a huge response from everyone. He later did many films like Dharmapuri, Tirupathi, Thiruthani and latest being Thigar. His films, Thiruvannamalai and Thiruthani, did not make a big impact on box office. He amazed critics with his exceptional work and earned huge amount of respect. He also made films in which he directed, wrote and acted like Sivakasi and Pazhani. He is known for his multitalented performance in the industry and always has amazed everyone with his hunger to do something new. During the making of Sivakasi, some representatives from AVM production met Perarasu about making a commercial with Vijay and Perarasu accepted immediately. They began to shoot it soon and acclaimed positive response from the audience. He made his directorial debut in Malayalam movie with the film Samrajyam ll: Son of Alexander in 2015. He is known for his extensive work in the industry and has earned huge amount of respect from everyone. He has been involved in the film industry for many years and shown everyone the power of grit and belief in himself. He gives a message that if someone has a passion during his lifetime, he should always follow it no matter what happens.

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S. J. Surya

Selvaraj Justin Surya was born in Vasdevanallur, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu. He pursued his graduation from Chennai. He is a renowned Actor, Film Director, Screenwriter, Producer and a Music Composer in the Kollywood. He is known as Suryah. Career: He started his career in films at an early age of 20. In 1988, he acted in the movie ‘Nethaidi’. After that, in 1993, he made a cameo appearance in ‘Kizhakku Cheemayile’. The music of the movie was composed by legendary A.R Rehman, and this film was later remade in Telugu. He did numerous small guest appearance and cameo roles. He played an auto driver in ‘Asai’(1995). The movie was honored with the Tamil Nadu State Film Award for best director, music director, and best playback singer. He made his debut in direction with the movie ‘Vaali’in 1999. He was inspired by director Vasanth and always emulated him. He was the writer for the film and also made a guest appearance in it. Vaali was a box-office hit and was critically acclaimed. It was a romantic thriller. In the next year, he directed and wrote ‘Kushi’ wherein he also made a guest appearance. It was such a successful and well praised a movie that it was remade in Telugu, Hindi and twice in Kannada. He directed ‘Naani’ in 2003 and made a cameo appearance in it. He played a math professor. Naani was first released in Telugu and later remade in Hindi. He directed another movie ‘New’ in 2004 which was inspired by Hollywood. Surya was the main lead and essayed the character of ‘Pappu’. It was a super hit and sold 4 million tickets worldwide. It was written and produced by Surya. He later made a cameo appearance in the Tamil film ‘Maha Nadigan’. He played ‘Shiva’ in his next venture ‘Anbe Aaruyire’. He was the director, writer, and producer for the film. In the year 2006, he played ‘Sathya’ in the movie ‘Kalvanin Kadhali’ and made a cameo appearance in the movie ‘Dishyum’. He continued with small roles in movies. ‘Thirumagan,' ‘Vyabari,' ‘Newtonin Moondram Vidhi,' ‘Nanaban,’ were some of the movies where he played such roles. In 2010, he directed Telugu movie ‘Puli’ and enacted his usual cameo appearance. His movie ‘Isai’ released in 2015 was a commercial success and is one of the best films of his career. Music: Surya is also a well-known music director and singer. He gave the music for the Marathi movie ‘Ishq Wala Love’ in 2014 and for ‘Isai’ in 2015. He was the composer for ‘Vyabari’ and ‘Newtonin Moondram Vidhi’. Upcoming projects: He will be playing in the upcoming movies ‘Iraivi', ‘174’ and ‘Nenjam Marappathillai’.

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S. J. Surya Tamil Actor