Actor and director who won the Indira Gandhi Award for Best First Film of a Director for the film Meendum Oru Kaathal Kathai.
He earned a degree in economics from Madras Christian College in 1972.
He started an advertising agency called Green Apple and began focusing on making commercials.
His former wife was Indian actress Raadhika Sarathkumar.
He had a supporting role in the 2007 film Guru with Aishwarya Bachchan.