Sasikumar or M. Sasikumar is a director, producer and also an actor. He is known for his debut film Subramaniapuram (2008) tamil movie. The low-budget film received critical acclaim for its original script, expert direction, screenplay, and editing.
Mahalingam Sasikumar was born on 28th September 1974 in Madurai, Tamil Nadu. His nickname is Sasi. His current age is 46 years. He belongs to Hindu family.
Family, Caste & Religion
We did not found any family details of Sasikumar on the web and Sasikumar clearly said in an interview that he wants his family to not be in the spotlight because it would invade their privacy.
Wife, Son & Daughter
Sasikumar is married and has a son & a daughter. We didn’t find M. Sasikumar wife name on the internet.
Sasikumar 5 ft 9 inches tall and weighs around 67 kg. His figure measurements are 36-33-12. His favourite sport is Cricket.
Sasikuamr did his schooling at St. Peters School Kodaikanal and then went on to study business administration in Vellaichamy Nadar College, Madurai.
He began working in films through his uncle Kandasaamy when he was 20, who produced Sethu (1999). He worked as an assistant director for the film.
After graduating, he directed, acted and produced the film Subramaniapuram in 2008.
The story of Subramaniapuram movie centres on a set of vagabond youths in Madurai during the 1980s and their lives that get entangled in politics and crime, eventually leading to tragedy. Subramaniapuram, shot in 85 days, received critical acclaim and became a box-office grosser.
He also acted in Naadodigal (2009) as Karuna, directed by Samuthirakani. He also acted in a Malayalam film, Masters (2012) as Milan Paul alongside Prithviraj.
In 2013, Sasikumar began work on Bala’s Tharai Thappattai. For the role of Sannasi, he had to train for a month with folk singers and dancers brought in by Bala, while he also grew long hair for the role.
The film’s production progressed over two years, while the team were forced to have a three-month break in 2015 after Sasikumar had dislocated his hand while shooting for the film’s climax.
- His favourite sport cricket.
- He is very concern about his family’s privacy.