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Vignesh Shivan is an Indian film director, actor and lyric writer who works in Tamil cinema. He has been regularly associated in projects involving Silambarasan, Dhanush and Anirudh Ravichander, as well as helming independent music videos. Vignesh Shivan made a short film and after getting Dharan to compose music for it; showed the film to producers, Gemini Film Circuit, and then to his childhood friend, Silambarasan and both parties agreed to collaborate to make it a feature film titled Podaa Podi (2012). His second film, Naanum Rowdydhaan (2015), like his first film, went through several changes of cast and production studios, before finalising on Vijay Sethupathi and Nayantara as actors and Dhanush as producer. The film, for which he drew inspiration from the lives of his parents, opened to highly positive reviews in October 2015.
Wednesday, September 18, 1985, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
2014 Velaiyilla PattathariVignesh 2015 Naanum RowdydhaanDirector, Dialogue, Lyricist, Story, Screenplay, and Playback Singer 2016 Achcham Yenbadhu MadamaiyadaLyricist 2017 Vikram VedhaLyricist 2018 Irumbu ThiraiLyricist 2018 Thaana Serndha KootamDirector, Screenplay, Dialogue, and Story 2019 SaahoLyricist 2019 NGKLyricist 2020 Mookuthi AmmanLyricist 2020 Dharala PrabhuLyricist 2021 MasterLyricist 2022 ValimaiLyricist 2022 Etharkkum ThunindhavanLyricist 2022 Kaathuvaakula Rendu KaadhalWriter, Lyricist, and Director 2022 DonLyricistLimited to the 15 most popular items