Kumaran is a popular mini screen director. His first serial is
, 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
, 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
, 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.