Crazy Mohan

Crazy Mohan (Aka) Mohan Rangachari

  Tamil Nadu
 Apoorva Sagodharargal (1989)

About Me

"Crazy" Mohan is a popular Tamil comedy actor, script writer and playwright. He was a student at the College of Engineering, Guindy, where he graduated as a Mechanical Engineer in 1973. He wrote his first drama at College of Engineering, Guindy, when he was in the 4th year in 1972. His guide was his classmate S. Ravi, who was the President of Tamil Manram. He founded the popular drama troupe `Crazy Troupe` in 1973 and was its leader and president. Under Mohan, the Crazy Troupe performed over 200 plays across Tamil Nadu, most of the themes involving satire and witty dialogue. The troupe`s name changed in 1976 to `Crazy Creations` and in 1982 to `Crazy Dreams`. In 1988, Mohan founded the prominent production company `Crazy Productions`. However the Crazy troupe continued to perform until 1994, when they were finally disbanded. Mohan`s troupe often competed with S. V. Shekhar`s Mylapore Boys Troupe.

His brother Maadhu Balaji plays the hero in all his dramas. His first play was Crazy Thieves in Paalavakkam, through this play the title Crazy fitted and he is called as Crazy Mohan. All the dramas of crazy will have Madhu, Cheenu, Janaki, Mythili and Ramanujam (Character Names). He is famous for spontaneity.