Cloud Nine Movies

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Cloud Nine Movies Pvt. Ltd
Film production
Film distribution
IndustryFilms
Founded2008
HeadquartersChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Key people
Dayanidhi Azhagiri
Vivek Rathinavel
ParentKalaignar TV

Cloud Nine Movies is a Tamil film production and distribution company, based in Chennai. It is owned by Dayanidhi Azhagiri and Vivek Rathinavel and was founded in 2008. He founded another new production company in 2013, Meeka Entertainment.

History[edit]

The company first distributed the Gautham Menon-directed Vaaranam Aayiram in 2008, which was a critical as well as commercial success. Next they produced the parody film Thamizh Padam, which became a box-office hit, too,[1] following which Paiyaa was distributed. The N. Linguswamy-directed romantic-action film, starring Karthi, also went to become highly successful at the box office, emerging one of the highest-grossing Tamil films of that year. Subsequently, their next film was the action-drama film Thoonga Nagaram starring Vimal and Anjali becoming their first production. Simultaneously, they first produced Venkat Prabhu directorial's next film, which stars Ajith Kumar as part of an ensemble cast,[2] but later sold the movie to Studio Green for a whopping price. Later, there was news that they sold the movie to Sun Pictures,and satellite signal also sold to Sun Pictures. But its official now that Cloud Nine Movies and Sun Pictures are presenting it.

Filmography[edit]

Production[edit]

Year Title Actors Language Notes
2010 Thamizh Padam Shiva, Disha Pandey Tamil Released 29 January 2010
2011 Thoonga Nagaram Vimal, Bharani, Nishanth, Anjali Tamil Released 4 February 2011
2011 Mankatha Ajith Kumar, Trisha Krishnan Tamil Released 31 August 2011
2013 Thagaraaru Arulnithi, Poorna Tamil Released 6 December 2013

Distribution[edit]

Year Title Actors Language Notes
2008 Vaaranam Aayiram Surya Sivakumar, Divya Spandana, Sameera Reddy Tamil Released 14 November 2008
2010 Thamizh Padam Shiva, Disha Pandey Tamil Released 29 January 2010
Paiyaa Karthik Sivakumar, Tamannaah Bhatia, Milind Soman Tamil Released 2 April 2010
Naan Mahaan Alla Karthik Sivakumar, Kajal Aggarwal Tamil Released 20 August 2010
Va Shiva, Lekha Washington Tamil Released 5 November 2010
Ratha Charithram Surya Sivakumar, Priyamani Tamil Tamil version only
Released 3 December 2010
2011 Vaanam Silambarasan, Bharath, Anushka, Prakash Raj, Saranya Tamil Release 29 April 2011
Azhagarsamiyin Kudhirai Appukutty, Saranya Mohan Tamil Release 12 May 2011

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.indiaglitz.com/channels/tamil/article/52974.html
  2. ^ "Ajith's 50th movie by Goutham Menon!". IndiaGlitz. 2009. Retrieved 25 December 2009.