Filmmaker G N Rangarajan passes away

Legendary Filmmaker G N Rangarajan today passed away at the age of 90.

He is known for his films such as Kalyanaraman (1979), Meendum Kokila (1981) and Maharasan (1993) and for extensively collaborating with Kamal Haasan. GN Rangarajan quit filmmaking after Maharasan and later embarked on his journey in small screen industry with a TV serial Raghuvasam’

It was the first-ever mega serial in the history of Tamil satellite channel industry. Later, he made a Telefilm for a Singapore Tamil channel, which was highly acclaimed.

G N Rangarajan is the father of director GNR Kumaravelan who had directed movies inlcuding Ninathale Inikkum, Yuvan Yuvathi, Haridas, Wagah and Sinam.