Agathiyan

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Agathiyan (Tamil: அகத்தியன்) is an acclaimed Tamil film director.[1] He has won the National Film Award for Best Direction as well as the National Film Award for Best Screenplay in 1996 for the Tamil film Kaadhal Kottai. His daughter Vijayalakshmi Agathiyan made her acting debut in the Tamil film Chennai 600028 (2007). His elder daughter Karthika, host of Makkal Tv is married to Thiru, director of Theeratha Vilaiyattu Pillai and Samar.[2]

Filmography[edit]

As director[edit]

Year Film Language Notes
1991 Mangalyam Thanthuna Nae Tamil
1993 Madhumathi Tamil
1996 Vaanmathi Tamil
1996 Kaadhal Kottai Tamil National Film Award for Best Direction
National Film Award for Best Screenplay
Filmfare Award for Best Tamil Director
1996 Gokulathil Seethai Tamil
1997 Vidukathai Tamil
1998 Kaadhal Kavithai Tamil
1999 Sirf Tum Hindi
2001 Hum Ho Gaye Aapke Hindi
2002 Kadhal Samrajyam Tamil Unreleased film
2004 Ramakrishna Tamil
2004 Ee Abbai Chala Manchodu Telugu
2005 Selvam Tamil
2008 Nenjathai Killadhe Tamil

As Writer[edit]

As actor[edit]

Awards[edit]

National Film Awards
Filmfare Awards South

References[edit]

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