Seenu Ramasamy, the director responsible for fabricating films like Thenmerku Paruvakaatru and Neerparavai, loses his brother Sathish, according to a report from IndiaGlitz.
Sathish, the youngest of the lot in Seenu's family passed away in Madurai, his hometown. The reason behind his sudden demise is yet to be ascertained.
Survived by his children and wife, Sathish was a free-spoken man, it is said.
After serving as an assistant to the legendary cinematographer and director Balu Mahendra for many years, Seenu Ramasamy made his directorial debut through Koodal Nagar, starring Bharath, Bhavana, Sandhya in the year 2007.
He struck gold in his very next film, Thenmerku Paruvakaatru, which won three National Film Awards , including the one for Best Feature Film in Tamil.
The film also gave Vijay Sethupathi his first big break. Not surprisingly, two of his upcoming flicks has Seenu Ramasamy as its director.
While Idam Porul Yaeval is in the post production stage and is expected to hit the big screen soon, Dharma Durai, starring Tamannaah as its female lead went on floors recently and may release before the end of this year.
Filmibeat extends its heartfelt condolences to Seenu Ramasamy and Sathish's family members.