RK Shanmugam passed away !!
RK Shanmugam, who worked as an assistant director to director-producer-actor BR Panthulu passed away yesterday due to heart attack. He was 87. He worked with the films like Karnan, Kappalotiya Thamizhan and Veerapandiya Kattabomman.
He became popular as soon as he became the dialogue writer of MGR’s super hit movie Aayirathil Oruvan, which was released in the year 1965. Jayalalithaa played the female lead role.
After getting a massive reponse from , he worked with MGR for the films like Rikshakaran, Neerum Neruppum and Nalla Neram.
May his soul rest in peace !!