| Anand Shankar|| Film director|
| November 26, 1986 (age 29) (1986-11-26) Tamil Nadu, India|
Vikram Prabhu, R D Rajasekhar, Kalaipuli S Thanu, Priya Anand, Yog Japee
Anand Shankar (Tamil: ஆனந்த் சங்கர்) is an Indian film director and screenwriter, primarily working in Tamil cinema. Shankar started his career as an assistant director to Siddharth Anand in Anjaana Anjaani (2010). He also assisted producer-director AR Murugadoss in movies such as Thuppakki and 7aum Arivu. He successfully finished his work as debut director on Arima Nambi starring Vikram Prabhu and Priya Anand, a Tamil thriller film. Shankar is currently directing Iru Mugan starring Vikram, Nayanthara and Nithya Menen.
Anand Shankar is the grandson of National Award Winning playwright Komal Swaminathan. Anand Shankar got a mechanical engineering degree in Chennai from Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering (SVCE), after which he studied at the New York Film Academy. He is the cousin of Srikanth Ravichandran, who got married to television anchor Dhivyadharshini.
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