Shankar Shanmugam

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About the Director
Name Shankar Shanmugam
Native Place Kumbakonam, Tamil Nadu, India
Current City Mumbai
Date of Birth 17-08-1963
Gender Male
Age 54
Height 13' 11
Profession Film Director,Film Producer
Nationality Indian
Zodiac Sign Leo
Marital Status Married
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Shankar Shanmugam Biography

Shankar Shanmugam (born 17 August 1963), credited mononymously as Shankar, is an Indian film director and producer who predominantly works in Tamil Cinema. He is the director of the India's most expensive film ever 2.0. Recognized for directing high budget films, he is also a pioneer of vigilante movies in Tamil. He made his directorial debut in Gentlemen (1993) produced by K. T. Kunjumon, for which he was awarded the Filmfare Best Director Award and the Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Director. He is the highest paid film-maker in India among his contemporaries.