Visu is a Tamil writer, director, stage, film and television actor and talk show host from the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Visu worked under great Tamil director K. Balachander before he started individual journey in Tamil cinema. He is one of the veteran directors of Tamil film industry. He started his career in the early 1980’s. He started his journey as a scriptwriter. His debut movie was Thillu Mullu released in the year 1981. He wrote its script as well as dialogues. As an independent director his first movie was Kanmani Poonga, released the following year. Till 1985, he worked as actor, director and script writer of the movies, Aval Sumangalithan, Manal Kayiru, Dowry Kalyanam, Puyal Kadantha Boomi, Puthiya Sagaptham, Ketti Melam, Rajathanthiram, Vaai Sollil Veeranadi and Nanayamillatha Nanayam. He has appeared in movies directed by other directors. A few of such movies include –Chidambara Rahasiyam, Oomai Vizhigal, Mella Thirandhathu Kadhavu and Mr. Bharath. He has appeared in Rajinikanth movies like - Mannan, Uzhaipali, Arunachalam.