Vetri Mahalingam is the budding writer and director in Tamil cinema. Kandu Kondan Manickam, a small village in Virudhunagar district is the native of Vetri Mahalingam. Vetri Mahalingam is the director of the movie Vennila Veedu, which has Mirchi Senthil and Vijaya Lakshmi in the lead. He discontinued his schooling in his tenth standard, due to his strong love for cinema. After a long and a strong attempt, he joined as an assistant to the veteran director Bharathi Raja. He worked with Bharathi Raja for three films. Then, he directed a short film called Pencil, which got awards internationally. He also directed a movie, Arumbu Meesai Kurumbu Paarvai with new faces. As this movie was full of new faces, the movie did not reach the public, says Vetri Mahalingam.

His latest hit was Vennila Veedu, which was a commercial success movie. At present, he has committed in directing a film with his own story. This film is a commercial movie that attracts the youngsters. He says that if the films are taken with perfection, then nothing could stop the success of the film. The story base should reach the audience well, only then the film gets success, tells Vetri Mahalingam. He adds that the success of the movie does not depend upon the budget, but on the characterization and the perfection of the movie. His latest movie has a small historical incident and he is shooting that perfectly and freely. This movie is produced by My Tower Films K. C. Prabhat. He is expecting this film very much to get a good career.

Vetri Mahalingam is the serious fan of Abdul Kalam and he says that Dr. APJ made all of us proud and he also says that Dr. Kalam is the only man, who made the people to love, even the death.

S Kumaran Tamil Actor

S Kumaran

Kumaran is a popular mini screen director. His first serial is Thirumathi Selvam, 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 Deepak Dinkar, Shruthi Raj, 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, SVS Kumar, Vani Bhojan, Rekha Krishnappa, 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.



Director Rajesh is one among the popular young directors in Tamil cinema. Rajesh was born in the year 1985 in Nagercoil. He completed his engineering in National Engineering College in Kovilpatti. He got job in IT industry and was working as a software engineer in Mumbai. Due to his interest in cinema, he resigned his job and came to Chennai. He joined as an assistant to the popular directors to gain knowledge in directing the films. His aim was to do comedy films that are loved by the audience. So,he prepared himself to do the comedy tracked movies. His first movie as an assistant director was with Ameer in Mounam Pesiyathey. He has assisted veteran director Chandrasekar in nearly 4 films. Before committing in his first project, he met Shakthi and fell in love with her. Now, they both are married and leading a happy life. By keeping their love story in the mind, he directed Siva Manasula Shakthi, his debut venture. The film, which has Jiiva and Anuya was a super hit. After a year gap, Director Rajesh started his next venture with Arya and Santhanam in the lead with Nayan Thara. That movie is the super duper hit movie Boss Engira Baskaran. It was a sensational comedy hit all over Tamilnadu and the expectation of the audience increased more on Rajesh. When Udhayanithi Stalin was about to debut as a hero in the Tamil movie, he met Rajesh and requested him to direct a film with him. Rajesh immediately made ready a youth subject and directed Oru Kal Oru Kannadi with Uthayanithi, Santhanam and Hansika. He is the story writer for all his movies and his movie Shiva Manasula Shakthi was remade in Telugu as Shiva Manasulo Shruthi. He directed Karthi Sivakumar in All in All Azhagu Raja. All his films have Santhanam in the lead comedy role. He is the script writer of the film Varuthapadadha Valibar Sangam. His latest venture is Vasuvum Saravananum Onna Padichavanga. It has Arya, Tamannah and Santhanam. It is ready for the release and his next venture will be with Jiiva.

Rajesh Tamil Actor