|Sundar C. Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 8 in|
|Date of Birth||January 21, 1968|
Sundar C. is an Indian film director, actor, producer, and screenwriter. Over the years, he has worked in a number of movies such as Arunachalam, Theeya Velai Seiyyanum Kumaru, Ullathai Allitha, Kalakalappu, Kalakalappu 2, Anbe Sivam, Nagaram Marupakkam, Thalai Nagaram, Aranmanai, Aranmanai 2, Aranmanai 3, Aayudham Seivom, Vaadaa, Unnai Thedi, Giri, Winner, Iruttu, Aambala, Aiyantham Padai, Muthina Kathirikai, Action, Guru Sishyan, Vaazhkai Chakkaram, Murai Mappillai, Unnai Kann Theduthey, Naam Iruvar Namakku Iruvar, Janakiraman, Suyamvaram, Unakkaga Ellam Unakkaga, Ullam Kollai Poguthae, Thaka Thimi Tha, London, Vantha Rajavathaan Varuven, Hello Naan Pei Pesuren, Naanga Romba Busy, Natpe Thunai, and Naan Sirithal. Also, he became one of the few directors who have directed both Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan (in Arunachalam (1997) and Anbe Sivam (2003), respectively).
Vinayagar Sundar Vel
Erode, Madras State, India, (later: Erode, Tamil Nadu, India)
Director, Actor, Producer, Screenwriter
- Others – Najma Khan (Mother-In-Law), Abdullah (Brother-In-Law) (Actor), Abu Bakker (Brother-In-Law), Ali (Brother-In-Law)
5 ft 8 in or 173 cm
75 kg or 165.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Sundar C. has dated –
- Khushbu (1999-Present) – He got married to actor, politician, film producer, and television presenter Khushbu (b. Nakhat Khan) in the year 2000 and the duo has been blessed with 2 daughters, namely, Avantika and Anandita.
Race / Ethnicity
Salt and Pepper
Sports a beard
Sundar C. Facts
- In 1990, he made his first film appearance by making a cameo as a constable in the Tamil-language action drama film Vaazhkai Chakkaram.
- As a lead actor, Sundar C. made his acting debut as Subramaniam alias Right in the 2006 Tamil-language action crime film Thalai Nagaram, a remake of the 1991 Malayalam film Abhimanyu. He co-starred in the film alongside Jyothirmayi, Prakash Raj, and Vadivelu.
- He served as the director for the 1996 Tamil-language comedy film Ullathai Allitha and this earned him a nomination for a Filmfare Award for “Best Director – Tamil”.
- Sundar C. directed the 1997 Tamil-language action drama film Arunachalam, starring Rajinikanth, Soundarya, and Rambha. For this film, Sundar C. bagged the Filmfare Award for “Best Director – Tamil” as well as received a nomination for Filmfare Awards South for “Best Director”.
- He co-starred as Ravi, Madhavi’s older brother, in the 2014 Tamil horror comedy film Aranmanai, the first installment in the Aranmanai film series. The film was loosely based on the 1978 movie Aayiram Jenmangal and became one of the highest-grossing Tamil films of the year. It also got him nominated for a Vijay Award in the “Favourite Director” category.
- Sundar C. brought to life the character of Inspector Chezhiyan aka Chelli aka Sivabalan in the 2019 supernatural horror-thriller film Iruttu.
- In 2019, he made a cameo appearance as a passenger in the Tamil-language action film Action, starring Vishal Krishna Reddy and Tamannaah. Sundar C. also served as the writer and director of the film.
- He has also worked on television shows like Nandini, Maya, Lakshmi Stores, and Jothi.
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