Saturday, 25 August 2012

A Profile of Director Lingusamy

                                    A Profile of Director Lingusamy

Director N.Lingusamy (born Nov14, 1968)‘s tryst with uninterrupted hits is a history back home. Hailing from a small town in southern Tamilnadu, all alone, he has swept the rough seas of life’s hard winter and has emerged as the most sought –after an adoring Director of the Tamil Tinsel town. His themes have proven his versatility as a creator of   brilliance who could appeal to the elite class and a multitude of a thumping mass alike.

His enormously successful film career took off with
* Aanandam (2001)

Starring: Mammootty, Murali, Abbas, Devayani, Rambha and Sneha in leading roles dwelt on the family values in the changing times was a sensational hit that won the artistically acclaimed.

* State Award for the Best Film of the year and Telugu remake was released in 2005 as Sankranthi.

*Run (2002)

His racy narrative skills and technical wiz reached an all time high in his following work Run.

Starring: Madhavan was an effusive outburst of teeny weenie love and its roaring spirits.  Its scintillating success made him the apostle of a new age.
§  Won - Film fare Award South India 2002 - Best Comedian - Vivek
§  Won - Film fare Award South India 2002- Best Female Debut - Meera Jasmine.

*Ji (2005)

Ji (Tamil: ஜி) is a 2005 Tamil action film produced by S. S. Chakravarthy.

The film stars Ajith Kumar and Trisha Krishnan in the lead roles, while the score and soundtrack are composed by Vidyasagar.

*Sandakkozhi (2005)

The film stars Vishal, Meera Jasmine, Rajkiran and Lal in lead roles, The film's score and soundtrack are composed by Yuvan Shankar Raja. The film released on 16 December 2005 to rave reviews and has become one of the huge hits in 2005, running for more than 200 days in theatres.

Starring young Vishal was a runaway hit and was acclaimed for its narrative coherence and explosive theme.

*Bheema (Tamil: பீமா) is a (2008)

Starring : Vikram,  Trisha Krishnan, Prakash Raj, and Raghuvaran.The film Music score was by composer Harris Jayaraj, shot by Cinematographer R. D. Rajasekhar, and edited by Anthony. The film was released on 14 January 2008;

Vikram was Action spectacles that spell bounded the audience for its grandeur and colossal making.

* Paiyaa (2010)

Starring:  Karthi and Tamannaah, with Milind Soman, Sonia Deepti and Jagan appearing in supporting roles. Is still on theaters with explosive box-office records of whopping $500,000 in U.K at the opening weekend. Laced by the ‘songs of the year’ and technical brilliance it is about the journey of two young things and their infinite love that cross swords with destiny.

*Dubbed in Telugu as Awaara the movie is a Telugu sensation too.

*Remake in Bengali -Paiyaa was remade in Bengali as Jaaneman, Starring Soham Chakraborty and Koel Mullick.

*Vettai (Tamil: வேட்டை; English: Hunt) (2012)

Starring :  R. Madhavan, Arya, Sameera Reddy and Amala Paul. Composed by Yuvan Shankar Raja, Vettai packages all genres of folksy music well. With songs like 'Pappa Pappa' and the romantic 'Kattipudi', the album is all set to turn out to be a commercial winner". 

The film had a wide release in 550 screens worldwide, including 300 screens in Tamil Nadu, 150 screens in the rest of India, and about a 100 screens overseas in 15 regions consisting of   USA, UK, Canada, Switzerland, Norway, Holland,Germany, France, Mauritius, Australia, Middle East, Kuwait, Sri Lanka, Singapore and Malaysia and did well in the box office. Because of the huge success in Tamil this movie has been planned to remake in Hindi also by same crew.

An inherent love for Cinema has turned the coveted Screen writer –Director N.Lingusamy to be Film Producer of outstanding credentials. His ‘Thirupathi Brothers’ has become a leading production house with successful movies to its credit.

Producer: Thirrupathi Brothers Pvt

He and his brother N. Subash Chandrabose have also produced films through his production company, Thirupathi Brothers.

Rooted within the framework of tradition yet so modern his body of works and themes explore our times and its complexity with un-matched energy and entertaining values.
A poet himself ,his abounding sensitivity towards fellow beings and  simplicity are some of the basics of life that  he has picked up way back from his humble parents Nammaazhvaar and Loganayagi who have stood all the stumbling blocks ‘to see him shape up as a refined human being’

Irrespective of his high profile credentials and continuing streak of success Director Lingusamy leads a simple life in Chennai with his pals, able brothers and loving children around.


  1. sir,i wud lik 2 narrate a reallife story 2 Mr.Balaji Sakthivel sir.dont think'm wastin ur time,its a humble req.guideme sir

    as ur a close friend to him. i hope u can make sum small arrangement on narrating my story sir.