S. A. Chandrasekhar
|Years active||1979 – present|
|Children||Joseph Vijay Chandrasekar|
S.Alexander Chandrasekar was born into a Meenavar christian family,His Father Name is Senathipathy Pillai(a title used by Meenavars). He is from Ramanathapuram district.He married Shoba,From Brahmin Family, who is a singer. His son Vijay is one of Tamil Nadu's leading actors and his daughter Vidhya died at the age of 2. Sangeetha who is of Pillai clan is his daughter-in-law and of sri lankan descent.
Chandrasekar has directed over 69 movies in Tamil. Some of his hits include Vetri, Naan Sigappu Manithan, and Mutham. He also directed some Telugu movies such as Chattaniki Kallu Levu with Chiranjeevi. Most of his movies are with Vijayakanth. He has appeared in supporting roles in some movies like Naan Sivappu Manithan. Director S. Shankar, one of the notable directors of India, has worked with him as assistant.
With Touring Talkies (2015), he directed his 69th film which happened to bomb at the Box Office.
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