Senthoorapoovey Director P R Devaraj Passed Away
Director P R Devaraj, who made films such as Vijayakanth starrer Senthoorapoovey, passed away in Hyderabad this morning. He died due to a massive cardiac arrest, it is learnt.
Devaraj made his directorial debut in the industry with Senthoorapoovey in 1988 starring Vijayakanth, Ramki and Nirosha in the lead roles.
The movie was a blockbuster of that time and it collected Rs 2.5 crore at the box office. Devaraj had directed three other movies including Ilayaragam in 1995 which had music composed by Ilayaraja.
A musical hit, Senthoorapoovey had musical score by Manoj – Gyan and was released on 23 September 1988. The soundtrack, released in 1988, features 8 tracks with lyrics written by Aabavanan, Vairamuthu and Muthulingam.