Manjunath is a Tamil film producer who has produced movies like “Tharakappu,” “Lifeu Ishtene,” “Ee Sanje,” and “
Lodde”. He was born on 28 March in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Manjunath, since his childhood, was a big fan of watching movies and always dreamt about producing a movie.
The first ever movie he produced was “Lifeu Ishtene”. The movie is about Comedy and Drama Genre. The movie is based on the Boy who has no aim in his life. The boy’s name is Vishal and he falls in love with a beautiful girl named Nandini.
Due to irresponsible and carefree nature of the guy, Nandini is forced to marry someone else. When Manjunath read the script, he quickly decided to produce the film. Manjunath provided his full support to
Pawan Kumar, who is writer and director of the film.
Pawan Kumar in an interview said, “He motivated me to work hard on the film and also said that the script is very good and the movie will be a super hit. He is a very good person and no matter what, always supported the entire team”.
The film was appreciated by the critics and later was nominated for, “Best Film” and “Best Director” award at Filmfare Award-Kannada Film Industry. While he was working with Pawan Kumar, Manjunath also started working with Shree, who was directing a romance genre film, “Ee Sanje”. The movie was not appreciated by the critics, but the audience loved the romantic duo of Aarya and Sanjjanaa Archana Galrani. The film was released on 28 January, 2011.
In the movie, Sanjanna played a dual role, where half part is from rural land and other half had the city life backdrop alongside Aarya who made his debut in Kannada film Industry. Manjunath said, “I was very moved after reading the script and this was a good story”.
The third movie that Manjunath produced was “Lodde”. This movie was all about two freaking Grandfathers Dharamaraj and Rudrappa, who were close friends in childhood and after an incident, they both parted away. That’s when Lodde a.k.a. Narasimha (
Komal Kumar), the grandson of Dharamaraj, falls in love with the granddaughter of Rudrappa.
Their love for each other brings the two friends together. The friendship was short lived as Narasimha cancels the engagement before the interval and how he tries to bring two families together. Manjunath in an interview said, “The movie is a complete package of fun, action, family drama and is a complete family movie”. Manjunath, also produced a Tamil action thriller, “Tharakappu.” This film features
Shakthi Vasudevan and Samuthikarani.
The movie is directed by R.P. Ravi. The movie was released on 1 January, 2016. Manjunath is seen in many promotion events of the movie. Manjunath always supports his team. He is praised by everyone he works with.