Biography: Susi Ganeshan is a film director, producer and screenwriter. He made his debut as a director with Virumbugiren in 2000. The film was a success and received four awards at the 2001 Tamil Nadu State Film Awards, winning the Best Director, Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress awards. His next movie Five Star (2002) received the Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Storywriter. His third film was Thiruttu Payale released in 2006. He made his next films Kanthaswamy in 2009 and Shortcut Romeo in 2013.