|Birth name Padma Dinakaran|
Years active 2001-Present
Role Film composer
|Name Padma Dinakaran|
Occupation(s) Music director
|Born January 15, 1966 (age 57) Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India (1966-01-15) |
Albums Thambi Arjuna (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
Music director Nee Venunda Chellam, Thirupaachi, Kandhakottai, Bhavani IPS, Maasi
Similar People Perarasu, Subramaniam Siva, Harish Raghavendra, Tippu, Swarnalatha
Music director dhina in manam thirumbuthe 29 11 2014
Dhina (also credited as Dheena) (Tamil: தினா; born on 15 January 1966) is an Indian film and television series composer from Tamil Nadu, India.
- Music director dhina in manam thirumbuthe 29 11 2014
- Exclusive interview with music director dhina part 1
- Biography and career
Exclusive interview with music director dhina part 1
Biography and career
Dhina first worked as an assistant musician under popular composer G. K. Venkatesh, later being engaged by Maestro Ilaiyaraaja as a music conductor. He later became a music director for several Tele serials scoring for the title tracks. Some of his popular title scores for the serials include Chitthi, Annamalai, Ninaivugal, Payanam, Nambikkai, Chellamay, Metti Oli among others. It was the Radhika Sarathkumar produced hugely popular teleseries Chitthi that gave Dhina a very big break.
Dhina's first big break in Tamil cinema came through a comedy film Middle Class Madhavan released in 2001. Since then, he has scored music for various films in various languages including Telugu and Kannada films.
Dhina is debuting in the upcoming film Soozhnilai as an actor.