Udhayanidhi Stalin

Udhayanidhi Stalin

 Chennai, India
 Aadhavan (2009)

About Me

Udhayanidhi Stalin is a Tamil cinema producer,actor and distributor with his production studio, Red Giant Movies, and made films including Kuruvi (2008), Aadhavan (2009) and Manmadan Ambu (2010). 

Early Life

His grandfather is M. Karunanidhi, the Ex-Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu. His father is M. K. Stalin, the Ex-Deputy Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu. He is married to Kiruthiga Udhayanidhi, head of Inbox 1305, a magazine. while, she also directed the film Vanakkam Chennai (2013) for Red Giant Movies. He is debut the film Oru kal Oru Kannadi. The film opened to positive reviews, with Udhayanidhi winning positive reviews for his performance of an unemployed youth.


He first film as a producer with Red Giant Movies was Kuruvi (2008) starring Vijay and Trisha, while he also produced two films directed by K. S. Ravikumar - Aadhavan (2009) starring Suriya and Kamal Haasan's Manmadan Ambu (2010). He also produced AR Murugadoss's science fiction film 7aum Arivu (2011). He also worked as a distributor, with his first one being Gautham Menon's Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa. He then released the movies Madrasapattinam, Boss Engira Bhaskaran and Mynaa in 2010. Oru Kal Oru Kannadi performed well and became a profitable venture at the box office and Udhayanidhi also won the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut for his performance. The success of the film prompted him to continue acting and her later appeared in Idhu Kathirvelan Kadhal (2014) and Nanbenda (2015), with both films featuring him opposite Nayantara. He is currently working on a film with Hansika Motwani, Manithan, directed by I. Mueenuddin Ahmed and Thirukumaran's Gethu with Amy Jackson. He has signed up one more film with Kappal director Karthik G. Krish.