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Occupation  Film director
Years active  1984–2000

Name  Ameerjan Ameerjan
Role  Film director
Died  March 17, 2015, Chennai
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Born  1942Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu, India
Movies  Unnai Solli Kutramillai, Siva, Poovilangu, Natpu, Dharma Pathini
Similar People  Radha Ravi, Karthik, Ilayaraja, Charle, Nassar

Tamil film director ameerjan passes away at 73 thanthi tv


Ameerjan was an Indian film director, who has directed Tamil films. He was primarily active in the 1980s and early 1990s and is most noted for his work on films featuring actors Murali and Karthik.

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Veteran tamil cinema director ameerjan passed away at the age of 73


Career

Ameerjan began his career as a protégé to director K. Balachander and then won critical acclaim for his directorial debut in 1984 with Poovilangu, which starred actors Murali and Kuyili in the lead roles. He went on to direct more than 20 feature films, both in Tamil and Telugu, often collaborating with actors Murali and Karthik. Ameerjan also worked on a high-budget action film Siva (1989) featuring Rajinikanth as well as on socially relevant films such as Thulasi (1987). As opportunities declined, he began assisting K. Balachander when he started making television shows and also directed his own shows. In 2006, he also held the position of secretary in the Directors' Association of Tamil film makers.

He suffered a cardiac arrest and died on 17 March 2015 in Saligramam, leaving behind his wife Son and a daughter .

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