Writer, Novelist
Date of birth
Date of death
Place of birth
Pazhamarneri, Tamil Nadu, India
Chitralaya Gopu

Writer, Director

Kabilan Vairamuthu

Writer, activist

Ardeshir Irani

Writer, Director, Producer, Actor, Film distributor

Anuradha Ramanan

Writer, Novelist, Artist, Social activist



Balakumaran is a Tamil writer, author of over 150 novels, 100 short stories, and dialogue/screenplay writer for over 14 films. He has also contributed to Tamil periodicals such as Kalki, Ananda Vikatan and Kumudam.

Known For


Year Title Credit
2006 Vallavan Dialogue Writer
2005 Thotti Jaya Dialogue Writer
2004 Manmadhan Writer
2003 Kadhal Sadugudu Dialogue Writer
2001 Citizen Dialogue Writer
1993 Gentleman Dialogue Writer
1988 Idhu Namma Aalu Director
1987 Nayakan Writer
1981 Raja Paarvai Writer