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Vinu Chakravarthy

Vinu Chakravarthee was a Tamil actor, script writer and director who is known for acting in more than 1000 movies in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Badaga and Malayalam mostly as a comedian, supporting actor or in a villainous role. The 2007 released Tamil movie Muni was his landmark 1000th movie. On completion of his education, Chakravarthy worked as a Reserve Sub-Inspector at the Ice House police station for six months before joining the Southern Railways where he worked for four years. Chakravarthy was working as a script writer for Kannada director Puttanna Kanagal when he was noticed by film producer Tiruppur Mani who, in 1977, gave him a role in the Kannada film Parasangada Gendetimma which was later remade into Tamil. Since then, Chakravarthy has made over 1,000 films in four South Indian languages - 900 in Tamil, 30 in Malayalam, 5 in Telugu and one in Badaga language. He has also directed movies on his own and is credited with introducing Silk Smitha.

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Dec 15, 1945 In Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Vandichakkaram 1980-08-28
Latest Project:
Movie Vaayai Moodi Pesavum 2014-04-25
Known For
Poster of Punnagai Desam
Poster of Achaneyanenikkishtam
Poster of Ragasiya Police
Poster of Anni
Movie Vaayai Moodi Pesavum Adhikesavan 2014-04-25
Movie Desingu Raja Idhayakani's Grandfather 2013-08-23
Movie Pugaipadam Unknown 2010-01-01
Movie Pollachi Mappiley Unknown 2010-07-16
Movie Muni Unknown 2007-09-30
Movie Chinna Unknown 2005-05-05
Movie Giri Unknown 2004-01-10
Movie Arul Unknown 2004-05-07
Movie Neranja Manasu Unknown 2004-11-08
Movie Gajendra Unknown 2004-09-22
Movie Paarai Unknown 2003-06-14
Movie Kadhaludan Pannayar 2003-02-13
Movie Alaudin Unknown 2003-08-15
Movie Thamizhan MLA 2002-04-12
Movie Punnagai Desam Unknown 2002-01-14
Movie Alli Arjuna Daddy 2002-01-14
Movie Gemini Unknown 2002-04-12
Movie Vivaramana Aalu Unknown 2002-01-14
Movie Azhagana Naatkal Unknown 2002-07-01
Movie Devan Unknown 2002-06-14
Movie Padai Veetu Amman Mongoose/Ratchasa Keeri 2002-11-04
Movie Maaran Unknown 2002-09-20
Movie Thenkasi Pattanam Unknown 2002-06-21
Movie Villan Unknown 2002-12-05
Movie Sri Raja Rajeswari Unknown 2001-04-13
Movie Vinnukkum Mannukkum Unknown 2001-03-30
Movie Lovely Unknown 2001-05-01
Movie Achaneyanenikkishtam Kovai Neelakandan 2001-10-31
Movie Citizen Minister Idithaangi Vaithiyar 2001-06-08
Movie Kasi Valaiyapathy 2001-11-14
Movie Pandavar Bhoomi Unknown 2001-09-21
Movie Thirunelveli Unknown 2000-01-14
Movie Nadan Pennum Natupramaniyum Pichadi Perumal 2000-02-04
Movie Kannaal Pesavaa Unknown 2000-08-21
Movie Parthen Rasithen Unknown 2000-08-11
Movie Periyanna Unknown 1999-04-14
Movie Unnai Thedi Unknown 1999-02-05
Movie Unakkaga Ellam Unakkaga Sakthivel's Father 1999-09-24
Movie Amarkalam Unknown 1999-08-25
Movie Dharma Unknown 1998-07-09
Movie Rathna Unknown 1998-05-07
Movie Ninaithen Vandhai Unknown 1998-04-10
Movie Kalyana Galatta Unknown 1998-07-31
Movie Veeram Vilanja Mannu Unknown 1998-10-19
Movie Kumbakonam Gopalu Unknown 1998-11-26
Movie En Aasai Rasave Unknown 1998-08-28
Movie Nilaave Vaa Cruz 1998-08-14
Movie Mappillai Gounder Unknown 1997-02-28
Movie Arunachalam Unknown 1997-04-10
Movie Harichandra Unknown 1997-05-15
Movie Thirumbi Paar Unknown 1996-01-15
Movie Kaalam Maari Pochu Sadagopan 1996-04-13
Movie Poomani Unknown 1996-12-06
Movie Enakkoru Magan Pirappan JK 1996-08-15
Movie Muthu Kulikka Vaarieyala Unknown 1995-03-10
Movie Thottil Kuzhandhai Sudalai, Pitchai's father 1995-02-24
Movie Lucky Man Unknown 1995-04-14
Movie Murai Maman Parameswaran 1995-05-19
Movie Manikya Chempazhukka Bhoopathu 1995-04-16
Movie Ragasiya Police Unknown 1995-10-23
Movie Periya Kudumbam Unknown 1995-09-01
Movie Varavu Ettana Selavu Pathana MLA 1994-04-14
Movie Veera Unknown 1994-04-14
Movie Rasa Magan Unknown 1994-04-08
Movie Pudhiya Mannargal Tamilmagan, The Chief Minister 1994-12-09
Movie Nattamai Unknown 1994-11-02
Movie Veera Padhakkam Unknown 1994-11-03
Movie Meleparambil Aanveedu Veeramuthu Gounder 1993-02-24
Movie Moondravadhu Kann Unknown 1993-09-18
Movie Maharasan Unknown 1993-03-05
Movie Annamalai S. Ekambaram 1992-06-27
Movie Solaiyamma Unknown 1992-12-11
Movie Unna Nenachen Paattu Padicchen Unknown 1992-12-04
Movie Vetri Padigal Karuppuswamy 1991-03-15
Movie Pudhu Vasantham Balu's father 1990-04-14
Movie Sandhana Kaatru Unknown 1990-06-01
Movie Vazhkai Chakkaram Unknown 1990-02-09
Movie Salem Vishnu Sundaram 1990-02-15
Movie Athisaya Piravi Unknown 1990-06-15
Movie Mallu Vetti Minor Unknown 1990-10-17
Movie Sathya Vaakku Unknown 1990-11-23
Movie Enga Ooru Maappilai Unknown 1989-04-14
Movie Pongivarum Kaveri Unknown 1989-03-16
Movie Ennai Peththa Rasa Unknown 1989-01-25
Movie Ellame En Thangachi Unknown 1989-03-03
Movie Rajathi Raja Unknown 1989-03-04
Movie Siva Unknown 1989-05-05
Movie Thiruppu Munai Unknown 1989-11-03
Movie Manidhan Marivittan Unknown 1989-08-11
Movie Mappillai Unknown 1989-10-28
Movie Anbu Kattalai Unknown 1989-10-28
Movie Thangamana Raasa Unknown 1989-10-20
Movie Guru Sishyan Nallasivam 1988-04-13
Movie Ullathil Nalla Ullam Unknown 1988-04-13
Movie Sangham Thevar 1988-05-17
Movie Poovizhi Raja Unknown 1988-11-11
Movie Vasanthi Unknown 1988-12-02
Movie Melangottu Thalikattu Unknown 1988-07-29
Movie Enga Ooru Pattukaran Maruthamuthu 1987-04-14
Movie Kalyana Kacheri Unknown 1987-02-20
Movie Ini Oru Sudhanthiram Unknown 1987-04-24
Movie Manithan Unknown 1987-05-01
Movie Ore Oru Gramathiley Unknown 1987-12-14
Movie Theertha Karayinile Sarasu's Husband 1987-09-05
Movie Anbulla Appa Unknown 1987-05-13
Movie Paru Paru Pattanam Paru Unknown 1986-01-01
Movie Amman Kovil Kizhakale Unknown 1986-04-24
Movie Uyire Unakkaaga Unknown 1986-03-07
Movie Muthal Vasantham Unknown 1986-05-23
Movie Mannukkul Vairam Unknown 1986-12-11
Movie Enakku Naaney Needhibathi Unknown 1986-07-18
Movie Oru Kaidhiyin Diary S. P. Viswanathan 1985-01-14
Movie Anni Unknown 1985-06-06
Movie Needhiyin Nizhal Unknown 1985-04-12
Movie Thambikku Entha Ooru Unknown 1984-04-20
Movie Ingeyum Oru Gangai Unknown 1984-01-13
Movie Idhu Enga Boomi Unknown 1984-09-28
Movie January 1 Unknown 1984-12-06
Movie Mann Vasanai Unknown 1983-07-29
Movie Manaivi Solle Manthiram Balakrishnan 1983-11-02
Movie Thoongadhey Thambi Thoongadhey Unknown 1983-11-04
Movie Gopurangal Saivathillai Bhoothalingam 1982-10-15
Movie Vandichakkaram Unknown 1980-08-28