Director Mahendran who made many iconic movies in Kollywood industry passed away. Director Mahendran was been hospitalized several weeks before his son Dir. John Mahendran confirmed he was admitted in Apollo several weeks before. John Mahendran in tweet announced that Dir. Mahendran passed away today (April 2nd 2019) along with a picture. Dir Mahendran have directed many iconic films for Rajinikanth.
Mahendran played a major role in shaping the career of Rajinikanth. Mahendran well know for his master piece like Mullum Mallarum, Uthiripookal and Johnny. Mahendran recently made a re-entry in acting in Actor Vijay’s Theri movie directed by Atlee. His descent performance in Theri made other directors to pull him for their projects.
Mahendran also acted in Boomerang, Mr.Chandramouli, Seethakathi, Petta, and Nimir. He was the writer for Vijay’s Sachien movie which was released in 2005. Mahendra was also part of BOFTA
#Mahendran— pcsreeram (@pcsreeram) April 2, 2019
He spoke less and his films spoke more.
To me his films were of great inspiration
How can I forget the sleepless night I had after watching "uthripookal"
May his soul rest on peace.
DIRECTOR MAHENDRAN PASSED AWAY THIS MORNING. pic.twitter.com/usCPXX7Qsr— Dir.JohnMahendran (@johnroshan) April 2, 2019
Rest in peace mahendran sir.. we miss you pic.twitter.com/0h0BTnM1qq— Justin Prabhakaran (@justin_tunes) April 2, 2019