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Name: Vetrimaaran
DOB: September 4,1975
Birth Place: Cuddalore,Tamil Nadu, India
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No of Movies: 5

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Kanavu Variyam 01-Jun-2017
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Sangili Bungili Kadhava Thorae 05-May-2017
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Upcoming Tamil Movies

Sambhavami 23-Jun-2017
Vanamagan 07-Jul-2017
Peranbu 07-Jul-2017
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Became a thorough professional with the movie Soodhadi(2007).


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Full Biography of Director Vetrimaaran

Vetrimaaran is an Indian film director, working in the Tamil film industry. He made his directorial debut with the critically acclaimed Polladhavan (2007). His second feature film Aadukalam (2011) won five National Film Awards, with Vetrimaaran receiving two awards for Best Direction and Best Screenplay.

Vetrimaaran\'s father Dr. V. Chitravel was a veterinary scientist and his mother Megala Chitravel is a noted novelist.

Vetrimaaran was born in Cuddalore, then moved to Ranipet, a suburb of Vellore, where he studied until tenth grade. He then moved to Chennai to do his higher secondary education at YMCA College of Physical Education in the hope of becoming a cricketer. After failing to get through the selection of TN state team, he gave up the idea and enrolled himself in Loyola College, Chennai, to study English literature in 1994, and was there until 1999 when he discontinued his Masters degree to pursue a career in the film world. After pursuing an elective course in television presentation offered by the Loyola Department of Visual Communication in 1995, Vetrimaaran became interested in filmmaking.

He is married to Aarthi who is working as a General Manager in a MNC company.

News About Vetrimaaran

  • Dhanush's Hollywood film starts rolling!
    [2017-05-17 09:04:00]
    It was announced almost a year ago that National award winning actor Dhanush would act in a Hollywood movie. Finally it has gone on floors....
  • Dhanush completes Vada Chennai
    [2017-05-12 15:05:00]
    It appears Dhanush has completed the shoot for his upcoming movie Vada Chennai. The actor is said to have wrapped up the second ...
  • what about Vada Chennai
    [2017-01-20 19:38:00]
    There seems to be no rush in completing Vada Chennai for director Vetrimaaran. The filmmaker who is busy shooting the first part of the trilogy has stated...
  • GV Prakash admits fight with Dhanush
    [2016-11-25 15:05:00]
    Popular music composer and actor G V Prakash had tweeted about his rift with Dhanush last evening and he admitted that all is...
  • Amala Paul on song literally
    [2016-11-01 13:43:00]
    Being one of the top heroines of South Indian Cinema, Amala Paul has always remained calm and down to earth ...
  • Visaaranai is India's official entry to the Oscars
    [2016-09-23 13:26:00]
    National Award-winning movie Visaaranai, directed by Vetrimaaran, will be India’s official entry to the Oscars in 2017...
  • Dhanush plays a small-time politician in Vada Chennai?
    [2016-08-24 15:30:00]
    The team Vada Chennai has kick started the shoot for the movie. Sources say Dhanush plays a small time...
  • Vijay Sethupathi to act in Vada Chennai
    [2016-07-16 12:53:00]
    Vijay Sethupathi has been signed to play a key role in Vettrimaran's Vada Chennai. He will be appearing in an extended cameo in the...
  • Amala Paul in Samantha's shoes
    [2016-07-09 13:30:00]
    Director Vetrimaaran's Vada Chennai went on floors with a simple muhurat recently. The movie that brings together Dhanush and Vettrimaran...
  • Rahman is best music composer in Filmfare awards
    [2016-06-20 11:43:00]
    The star-studded Filmfare awards that took place in Hyderabad on Saturday saw Vikram adjudged the Best Actor for his performance...

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