Ameer Sultan Wiki, Age, Caste, Wife, Family, Net Worth

Ameer Sultan is an Indian film director, producer and actor, mainly works in the Tamil film industry.

Learn about director Ameer Sultan wiki, age, caste, wife, family, daughter, net worth, and biography details here.

Ameer Sultan
Ameer Sultan

Ameer Sultan Biography

Ameer Sultan was born on 5 December 1967 in MaduraiTamil Nadu. He started as an assistant director to Tamil filmmaker Bala on his award-winning film Sethu.

Family, Caste, Religion

Ameer Sultan was born in Madurai. He was brought up in a Muslim family.

Ameer Sultan with his father
Ameer Sultan with his father


Ameer Sultan’s personal life is not disclosed on the internet.

Ameer Sultan in an award ceremony
Ameer Sultan in an award ceremony

According to media reports, Ameer Sultan is unmarried.

Body measurements

Ameer Sultan is approx. 5 ft 10 inches (in cm: 178 cm) tall and weighs approx. 72 Kg. His body measurements are 40-32-12 inches.

Ameer Sultan Photo
Ameer Sultan Photo


Ameer Sultan completed his primary education from his home town. He initially studied economics and worked as an entrepreneur before working in the film industry.


Ameer Sultan started working as an assistant director to Tamil filmmaker Bala on his award-winning film Sethu in 1999 and Nandha in 2001.

After that, he directed his first film, the romantic comedy Mounam Pesiyadhe (2002). The film starred Suriya in the lead and became Trisha Krishnan’s first release featuring her in a leading role.

Mounam Pesiyadhe featuring Suriya and Trisha Krishanan
Mounam Pesiyadhe featuring Suriya and Trisha Krishanan

In 2005, Ameer’s second directorial was the mystery thriller Raam, which he produced himself.

Raam movie poster
Raam movie poster

In 2007, he directed the drama Paruthiveeran set in a village in Tamil Nadu, which marked the debut of Karthi, brother of Suriya.

Paruthiveeran movie starring Karthi
Paruthiveeran movie starring Karthi

He did his fourth directorial, Aadhi Bhagavan, featuring Jayam Ravi and Neetu Chandra in the lead roles.


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2011Yuddham SeiNoNoNoYes
2013Aadhi BhagavanYesNoYesNo
2014Ninaithathu YaaroNoNoNoYes
2018Vada ChennaiNoNoNoYes
Ameer Sultan’s movies list


  • 2007 – Filmfare Award for Best Film – Tamil – Paruthiveeran
  • 2007 – Filmfare Award for Best Director – Tamil – Paruthiveeran
  • 2007 – Osian’s Cinefan Festival of Asian and Arab Cinema – Paruthiveeran
  • 2007 – Berlin International Film Festival – Special Mention – Paruthiveeran
  • 2018 – Ananda Vikatan Cinema Award for Best Supporting Actor – Vada Chennai


  • On 24 October 2008, Ameer was arrested. Being a Tamil activist, he took part in a film rally, during the rally, Ameer and fellow director Seeman made speeches criticising the Indian government and expressing support to the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam.
  • On November 2016, Ameer criticized Rajinikanth for supporting demonetization scheme introduced by Indian Government questioning the integrity of Rajinikanth on black money.
Ameer Sultan criticized Rajinikanth for supporting demonetization scheme – video report

Net Worth

Ameer Sultan net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.

Net Worth$1.5 Million
Source of IncomeDirector, Producer
CarsNot Available
Ameer Sultan net worth

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