S. P. Muthuraman

S. P. Muthuraman (Aka) Muthuraman

 Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, India
 Kanimuthu Paappa (1972)

About Me

Muthuraman was born in a Chettiar family in Karaikudi. His father Karaikudi Subbiah was an MLA. Muthuraman's younger brother is Prof.Suba.Veerapandian. He started his film career through AVM Productions as an assistant director to the duo Krishnan–Panju, eventually working with A. Bhimsingh, D. Yoganand, Puttanna Kanagal, M. Krishnan Nair and A. C. Tirulokchandar.  He has directed nearly 75 films in Tamil. He was one of the most successful commercial directors in Tamil cinema. He was born on April 7, 1935 in Karaikudi. He entered into Tamil industry in the year 1972. In the late 1970s, his association with Rajinikanth proved to be extremely successful, as they went on work together in 25 films. He is known for his work on Aarilirindhu Aruvathu Varai (1979), Nallavanukku Nallavan (1984) and Murattu Kaalai (1980).