Biography

A.R. Murugadoss is an Indian film director, producer and screenwriter.

A.R. Murugadoss began to think of becoming a story writer. At Bharathidasan University he started to write sketch comedies and acted in them. After college he tried to join the Madras Film Institute, but was rejected. Nevertheless, Murugadoss stayed in Chennai in multiple functions. First he became an assistant writer of P. Kalaimani and wrote dialogues for the Tamil film Madurai Meenakshi. He became assistant director of Ratchagan (1997) for half of the film and continued as assistant script director for the Telugu film Kalusukundam Ra. Murugadoss then worked with S. J. Surya for the film Kushi.

S. J. Suryah recommended Murugadoss to Ajith Kumar for directing his debut film, Dheena.

A.R. Murugadoss is an Indian film director, producer and screenwriter.

A.R. Murugadoss began to think of becoming a story writer. At Bharathidasan University he started to write sketch comedies and acted in them. After college he tried to join the Madras Film Institute, but was rejected. Nevertheless, Murugadoss stayed in Chennai in multiple functions. First he became an assistant writer of P. Kalaimani and wrote dialogues for the Tamil film Madurai Meenakshi. He became assistant director of Ratchagan (1997) for half of the film and continued as assistant script director for the Telugu film Kalusukundam Ra. Murugadoss then worked with S. J. Surya for the film Kushi.

S. J. Suryah recommended Murugadoss to Ajith Kumar for directing his debut film, Dheena.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 28

Birthday 1977-09-25

Place of Birth Kallakurichi, Tamil Nadu, India

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Also Known As

  • Arunachalam Murugadoss
  • Murugadoss
  • A. R. Murugadoss
  • AR Murugadoss

Directing TV ShowsMovies

2020 Darbar Director
2018 Sarkar Director
2017 Spyder Director
2016 Akira Director
2014 Kaththi Director
2014 Holiday Director
2012 Thuppakki Director
2011 7Aum Arivu Director
2008 Ghajini Director
2006 Stalin Director
2005 Ghajini Director
2002 Ramanaa Director
2001 Dheena Director

Writing

Raangi Story
2020 Darbar Screenplay Story
2018 Sarkar Screenplay Story
2017 Spyder Story
2016 Akira Screenplay
2016 Tuntari Story
2015 Gabbar Is Back Screenplay Original Story
2014 Kaththi Dialogue Screenplay Story
2014 Holiday Story
2014 Maan Karate Story
2014 Jai Ho Original Story Story
2012 Thuppakki Writer
2011 7Aum Arivu Story Screenplay
2008 Ghajini Screenplay Story
2006 Stalin Writer
2005 Ghajini Screenplay Story
2003 Tagore Writer
2002 Ramanaa Dialogue Screenplay Story
2001 Dheena Story Screenplay

Acting

2018 Sarkar as Special Appearance in "Oru Viral Puratchi" Song
2018 Nota
2015 Isai as Himself (Cameo Appearance)
2014 Maan Karate as Special appearance
2014 Ninaithathu Yaaro as Special Appearance
1997 Poochudava

Production

2017 Rangoon Producer
2016 Akira Producer
2015 10 Endrathukulla Producer
2013 Raja Rani Producer
2013 Vatthikuchi Producer
2011 Engeyum Eppodhum Producer

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