Mysskin (Aka) Shanmugha Raja

 Chithiram Pesuthadi (2006)

About Me

He made his directorial debut in 2006 with Chithiram Pesuthadi. His other directorials Anjathe, Nandalala and Onaayum Aattukkuttiyum received high critical acclaim. He has also proved his acting skills by starring as a mentally challenged person in Nandalala and as a killer seeking redemption in "Onaiyum Aatukuttiyum". Nandalala will also be his debut film as a hero. He says a third character of this film is its music. A great plus point of the film being Ilayaraja's music, Myshkin has commented that he is very much pleased and feel proud to join hands with the musical genius Ilayaraja for this project.Nandalala will be followed by Mugamoodi starring Surya. Initially, the lead role was offered to Vikram, but was later replaced by Surya.

His schooling was in Tamil and he is an avid book reader He was working in a book store when director Kathir first asked him to join him. He was with him for nearly 8 months but did not work in any movie. It was under director Vincent Selva that he did his first movie Youth, followed by Jithan, again under Vincent Selva. Mysskin made his directorial debut with the low -budget film Chithiram Pesuthadi which went to become one of the biggest hits of the year. A simple love story. His visual style and directing prowess was appreciated and talked about by everybody. Pisasu, Mysskin's latest movie released on November 19, 2014 turned out to be a super hit. It also got high critical acclaim. It was one of the biggest commercial hits of 2014 in Tamil Cinema and proved to be the most profitable Tamil film of 2014.