Director C.V Sridhar who gave super hit films like Kadhalike Neramillai, Nenjil Oru Aalayam, Venneer Aadai, Gallata Kalyanam, Ootty Varai Uravu, Illamai Oonjal Aadiruthu, Kalyana Parissu, Aalaimani, Thennilavu is mo more.
He died today (20th October) at 9.45 AM at Malar Hospital in Adyar, Chennai. He had a severe stroke a few days ago and was admitted in the hospital for stabilization. But things worsened in the morning and his pulse dropped. He was successful in Hindi as well as in Kannada film industry. His triangular love stories all became a super hit. Dil Ek Mandir, Pyaar Kiya Jaa, Nazarana, Gehri Chaal was all hit movies in Bollywood.
In the early 60’s no one can never forget the film Nenjil Oru Aalayam which was remade into Hindi and became a super hit as Dil Ek Mandir. Incidentally the comedy classic Kadhalikka Neramillai is ready for remake. The new version, to be directed by Selvabharathy, features Prasanna doing Ravichandran’s role and Pasupathy playing Muthuraman’s character. Vadivelu plays Nagesh while S P Balasubramaniam would replace Balaiah.
Sneha and Sandhya are the female leads. Yuvanshankar Raja is tipped to score music for the movie.