Bollywood film director, producer and screenwriter Mani Ratnam is celebrating his 64th birthday today. These multi-talented person who used to record superhit films was once a consultant.
New Delhi: Bollywood film director, producer and screenwriter Mani Ratnam is celebrating his 64th birthday today. The multi-talented person who used to record superhit films was once a consultant. Tamil and Hindi film maker Mani Ratnam, born in 1956, is very choosy about his films and has done long research on the number of films he has made. Perhaps this is the reason why his films break all the box office records. From the beginning of his film career, he had decided that even though he would make a film, he would do his best work in whatever he would make. He made only a few films in the Tamil and Hindi films, but the ones he made have proved to be milestones.
Gopal Ratnam Subramaniam’s real name
Mani Ratnam’s full name is Gopal Ratnam Subramaniam. Hardly people know him by his full name. His name Mani Ratnam is famous in the film world. Mani Ratnam was born on 2 June 1956 in Madurai, Tamil Nadu. Talking about Hindi film industries, the audience is thankful to him for giving the best films like ‘Bombay’, ‘Dil Se’ and ‘Guru’.
Started his film career in 1983
Mani Ratnam, one of the veteran filmmakers of the film industry, started his film career with his first directorial film ‘Pallavi Anu Pallavi‘ in Tamil in 1983. While his first directorial in Hindi was in 1998 film Dil Se. This film made such an identity among the Hindi audience in its first time which is still intact. After this, ‘Roja’, ‘Bombay’, ‘Guru’, ‘Gitanjali’, ‘Saathiya’, ‘Yuva’ have been his best films.
Mani Ratnam has been awarded the Padma Shri
Mani Ratna, who made films in his talent and unique style, has been awarded the Padma Shri by the Government of India in 2002. Not only this, many of his films have received National Awards.
Married to famous actress Suhasini
Mani Ratnam was married in 1988 by the famous actress Suhasini of South. The two met in 1988 and after some time both had decided to get married. Please tell that they both have a son, Nandan too. Mani Ratnam lives in Alwarpet, Chennai with his family and his production company is named ‘Madras Talkies’.
Was a consultant before appearing in films
Mani used to work as a consultant before he got a foothold in film industries, but he always had a dream to direct films. Before coming to films, he used to write and direct many small plays himself. His connoisseur knew the pulse of the audience as to what they wanted to see. Explain that Anil Kapoor and Lakshmi were in the lead role in Mani Ratnam’s first directorial Kannada film ‘Pallavi Anu Pallavi’.
Tamil film was first recognized
Mani was first recognized in the South from the 1986 Tamil film ‘Mouna Ragam’. It was a superhit film. Mani Ratnam also received the National Award for this film. Let me tell you that AR Rahman made his debut in 1992 from Mani Ratnam’s film ‘Roja’.
Aishwarya and Amitabh will be seen in Ponniyin Selvan drama
It is discussed that Mani Ratnam is about to make a period drama film Ponniyin Selvan. This film is being told as Mani Ratnam’s dream project. In the film, along with Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Anushka Shetty, Amitabh Bachchan, Amaal Paul, Jayaram Ravi, Chian Vikram can also be seen. The film was scheduled to release in 2020 but due to Corona infection it has been hanging.