Thangar Bachan is a director, cinematographer, actor cum writer. He had composed his short stories collection as Vellaimaadu and the book has been re-released now. Following the successful 25 years of the short stories, he had re-released them. His Onbadhu Rubai Nottu story would be re-released, as it will celebrate the silver jubilee, next year. The novel gets its sixth edition with the new cover.
It is to be noted that Kalvettu, a short story from the compilation, Vellaimaadu was shot as “
Azhagi” with “
Nandita Das and “
Devayani.” Thangar Bachan's latest directorial venture is Kalavadiya Pozhuthugal with
Prakash Raj and
Bhumika Chawla. The film that was shot in 2009 got released in 2017. It received appreciation from the audiences and critics.