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Mani Ratnam
Views : 12829
Born : June 02, 1956, First Movie : Pallavi Anu Pallavi(Karnataka), Recent Release : Cheliyaa,

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Born :2 June 1956 (age 59)

Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

Residence:Alwarpet, Chennai, India

Occupation:Film director,Film producer,Screenwriter

Years active:1983–present

Mani Ratnam (born Gopala Ratnam Subramaniam on 2 June 1956) is an Indian film director, screenwriter and producer, predominantly working in Tamil cinema, based in Chennai, India. Born into a Tamil Brahmin family in Madurai, Ratnam worked as a management consultant before entering into the film industry. He made his directorial debut with the Kannada film Pallavi Anu Pallavi in 1983, and followed this with the Malayalam film Unaru (1984) and the Tamil film Pagal Nilavu (1985).

Mani Ratnam was born as Gopala Ratnam Subramaniam in Madurai, Madras Presidency, the present day Tamil Nadu. His father, Ratnam Iyer, was a film producer who worked under the banner of production company, Venus Pictures. Ratnam grew up in Chennai, doing his schooling there completed his graduation with a degree in commerce at Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda College which is affiliated with Madras University, Chennai and then obtained an MBA from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, after which he worked as a management consultant before becoming a filmmaker.

In 1988 Ratnam married Suhasini, the niece of Kamal Haasan and daughter of Charuhasan. Suhasini is a National Award-winning actress and a well-known filmmaker as well. They have a son named Nandhan. Charuhasan, his father-in-law, is a National Award-winning actor. Ratnam lives in Alwarpet, Chennai, where he runs Madras Talkies, his production company.

Early life:

Born in 1956 into a Tamil Iyer Family at Madurai, TamilNadu, Mani Ratnam's family was closely associated with film production. His father, S. G. Ratnam, was a film distributor who worked for Venus Pictures,while his uncle 'Venus' Krishnamurthy was a film producer. Mani grew up in Madras (now Chennai),[8] along with his brothers and cousins in a joint-family. Despite being a film family, the children were not allowed to watch films as the elders considered it a taboo".

Mani Ratnam was born in Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India to Tamil parents. His actual name is Gopala Ratnam Subramaniam. He did his schooling at Vidya Mandir Senior Secondary School. After graduating with a degree in Commerce from Vivekananda College, University of Madras and an MBA from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, he embarked on a career as a management consultant before becoming a filmmaker.

News about Mani Ratnam
Update on Maniratnam's next
Updated on : Apr 14, 2017, 14:39 IST
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As the movie's fate is already decided, Maniratnam is looking onto his next.
Will Cheliyaa's low buzz comes blessing in disguise ?
Updated on : Apr 06, 2017, 14:33 IST
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Mastercraftsman Maniratnam's latest romantic action entertainer Cheliyaa is hitting screens tomorrow.
Maniratnam, Charan film confirmed officially
Updated on : Mar 10, 2017, 15:29 IST
| Views : 161
Mega Powerstar Ram Charan who is gearing up to shoot for his next film With Sukumar has confirmed his further movie too.
Kathis Cheliyaa locked Its Release Date
Updated on : Jan 27, 2017, 17:37 IST
| Views : 180
Talented actor Karthi's upcoming film 'Cheliyaa' is all set to hit the screen on 7th April.
Karthi - Mani Ratnam - Dil Raju Film Titled Cheliyaa
Updated on : Jan 26, 2017, 11:45 IST
| Views : 348
The maestro of Romance, director Mani Ratnam, is making a love story with Karthi and Aditi Rao Hydari
Maniratnam's next release date postponed
Updated on : Jan 06, 2017, 18:32 IST
| Views : 253
Maniratnam after the super hit of OK Bangaram is coming up next with yet another romantic entertainer Kaatru Veliyidai
Dil Raju to release Karthi - Mani Ratnam's Duet
Updated on : Nov 12, 2016, 15:04 IST
| Views : 269
Just like in the case of OK Bangaram, director Mani Ratnam narrated the story of Duet at ....
Buzz intensifies on Charan - Maniratnam film again
Updated on : Sep 13, 2016, 14:50 IST
| Views : 442
Maniratnam is currently shooting for Kaatru Veliyidai and after he complete this ....
Karthi-Maniratnam's film first look revealed
Updated on : Jul 08, 2016, 12:16 IST
| Views : 508
As updated earlier, Maniratnam is set to work with Karthi soon. Shooting ....
Karthi joins pilot training classes
Updated on : May 03, 2016, 10:30 IST
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