PT Selva Kumar is an Indian film director/producer/Marketing and PRO, who mainly works in the Tamil film industry. Selva began his career as a journalist before start working with film director SA Chandrasekhar, who later appointed Selva as his son Vijay's press relations officer. He briefly moved into production during 2003, financing TP Gajendra's family drama, Banda Paramasivam, which later reproduced in Hindi starring Akshay Kumar’s Housefull 2. Selva started working on his first directorial project in January 2012, when it declared that he had decided to sign up four stars in the lead roles with Nakul, Santhanam, Shiva, and Premji Amaren. Priyamani was reported to have joined the cast, but the movie not officially announced.
In October 2012, the movie re-emerged with a new cast starring
Vinay Rai, Sathyan, and
Aravind Akash alongside Premji, while
Raai Laxmi featured as the film's lead actress. Based on the Hollywood movie
The Hangover, Selva’s Onbadhula Guru shooting began in October 2012 and released in early 2013 to negative reviews. Rediff gave 2 stars out of 5 stating The entire movie is like a collection of comic scenes, which are put together to make the audience laugh without much a storyline. In 2014, he started working on the production of Puli directed by
Chimbu Deven and featured Vijay in the lead role. The film got negative reviews and became a box-office disaster. Selva’s next movie is
Pokkiri Raja released to mixed reviews.