Mani Ratnam

Director, Producer, Screenwriter
Birth name
Gopala Ratnam Subramaniam
Date of birth
Place of birth
Madurai, Madras State, India

Gopala Ratnam Subramaniam, commonly known by his screen name Mani Ratnam, is an Indian film director, screenwriter, and producer who predominantly works in Tamil cinema. The Government of India honoured him with the Padma Shri, acknowledging his contributions to film in 2002.

Known For

Mani Ratnam filmography

Year Title Credit
2022 Ponniyin Selvan 1 Director, Producer
2020 Vaanam Kottattum Producer
2018 Chekka Chivantha Vaanam Producer, Director
2017 Kaatru Veliyidai Producer, Director, Writer
2015 O Kadhal Kanmani Producer, Director, Writer
2013 Kadal Screenplay Writer, Director
2010 Raavanan Screenplay Writer, Director, Producer
2002 Kannathil Muthamittal Director, Producer, Screenplay Writer, Story Writer
2000 Alaipayuthey Director, Story Writer, Screenplay Writer
1999 Taj Mahal Writer
1997 Iruvar Director
1995 Aasai Producer
1995 Indira Screenplay Writer
1995 Bombay Director
1993 Thiruda Thiruda Director, Story Writer, Screenplay Writer
1993 Dasarathan Producer
1991 Thalapathi Director
1990 Sathriyan Screenplay Writer, Story Writer, Producer
1990 Anjali Writer, Director
1988 Agni Natchathiram Writer, Director
1987 Nayakan Director, Writer
1986 Mouna Ragam Director, Writer
1985 Idaya Kovil Director
1985 Pagal Nilavu Writer, Director
A. B. Raj

Director, Producer

A. Sarkunam

Director, Screenwriter, Producer

K. Natraj

Director, Actor, Screenwriter


Director, Screenwriter, Producer

Kasthuri Raja

Director, Producer, Music Director


Director, Producer, Screenwriter