Vettai (2012)

About Me

Soundararaja was born in Usilampatti, Madurai District he finished schooling and college in his native place, then he moved to Chennai. According to Soundararaja he was an average student right from school" and was neither interested in sports nor extra-curricular activities. He did a series of odd jobs for pocket money: Salesman at a retail store, promoters and many part-time jobs in Chennai. He graduated with a B.E degree from Bharth Niketan Engineering College affiliated by Madurai Kamaraj University in 2004. Three months after he finished college, he joined as an Project Engineer in Invensys India Pvt Ltd, due to his performance and project need he deputed to Singapore in 2005 after 2006 he moved Technip France US based company from there he deputed to Qatar in 2007. Unhappy with his job, he returned to India in 2008. After he started new film production company called Madurai Touring Talkies with his childhood friend M.Manikandan director of Kaaka Muttai and also he invested some money in share market business with friends, he joined Koothup-pattarai acting drama school in 2010, he and his friends Manikandan and Karthik Subbaraj director of Jigarthanda produced many short film under his banners (Madurai Touring Talkies.) 1. Thuru, 2.Raavanm, 3.Petticase, 4. Wind 5. Aram etc. with his friends support.

He started his career as villain role in S.R.Prabakaran in Sundarapandian (2012), Varuthapadatha Valiber Sangam (2013), and Jigarthanda (2014) which earned critical & commercial success. He gained popularity for the first time through the movie – Sundarapandiyan in 2012, where he played the antagonist Paranjothi. He shot to fame playing this role and also received The Chennai Times Film Awards – Promising Newcomer (Male) award and Techofes Award for Best Debut Villain. Since then he played a few negative roles of which Jigarthanda in 2014 needs special mention. Oru Kanavu Pola, Their and Enakku Veru Engum Kilaigal Kidayathu are his upcoming releases.