|Years active 2006 - present|
Parents Theravium, Venkatraman
|Role film director|
Name Chimbu Deven
|Born 23 November 1975 (age 45) Madurai, Tamil Nadu|
Occupation Film Director, screenwriter
Education Madurai Kamaraj University
Movies Puli, Imsai Arasan 23 M Pulikesi, Oru Kanniyum Moonu K, Irumbukkottai Murattu Singam, Arai En 305‑il Kadavul
Similar Ilavarasu, Singamuthu, Vadivelu
Asatha povathu yaaru feat chimbu deven director episode 15
- Asatha povathu yaaru feat chimbu deven director episode 15
- Chimbu deven kasi theatre puli movie release director chimbu deven cf
- Film career
Chimbu deven kasi theatre puli movie release director chimbu deven cf
Chimbu started film career as an assistant director to filmmaker Cheran. He assisted Cheran for Vetri Kodi Kattu. His first independent direction opportunity came across from S Pictures. When the story was narrated to director S. Shankar, he liked it so much and immediately proceeded with the film Imsai Arasan 23rd Pulikesi.
His second film was also for S Pictures, the 'fantasy comedy' film Arai En 305-il Kadavul (God in room no.305) which had Santhanam and Ganja Karuppu in the lead. His third movie, a Cowboy genre, Irumbukkottai Murattu Singam had Raghava Lawrence playing the lead along with Padmapriya. He later worked on Oru Kanniyum Moonu Kalavaanikalum with Arulnidhi. His latest movie was Puli with Vijay in the lead role. This movie was produced by Vijay's P.R.O P.T.Selvakumar and Shibu Thameens Films and is the biggest movie in the Ilayathalapathy's Vijay career. Yesteryear actress Sridevi made a comeback in Tamil with this movie and Kiccha Sudeep played the antagonist. Shruti Haasan and Hansika Motwani played the lead actress while Devi Sri Prasad scored the music for the film. The movie released on October 2nd 2015, to mixed to negative reviews and ended up a commercial failure.