Rajinikanth and Kamal mentor Arunachalam is No more

Panchu ArunachalamTamil writer, Superstar Rajinikanth’s mentor and producer Panchu Arunachalam breathed his last here on Tuesday.

Arunachalam(75),who was known for taking superstar Rajinikanth to the masses,  passed away with age- related ailments, He wrote over 100 Tamil films including films like “Murattu Kaalai”, “Sakalakala Vallavan” and “Apoorva Sagodharargal”. He worked with rajini in 23 films , including “Kazhugu”, “Pokkiri Raja” and “Paayum Puli”.

Kamal Hassan and Arunachalam worked together in 13 films including “Thoongadhey Thambi Thoongadhey” and “Uyarndha Ullam”.

Jayalalithaa condoled the death of renowned writer-producer-director Panchu Arunachalam. Recalling the songs penned by him for films acted by late MGR.