A tragedy has struck the house of famous cinematographer Rathnavelu. The ace cinematographer’s mother Gnaneswari Raman passed away. She had been ill for the past few days and has breathed her last on Saturday. Age-related issues have been the reason for her demise.
Rathnavelu is one of the topmost cinematographers in South India. He has worked as a cinematographer for films starring superstars like Chiranjeevi and Rajinikanth. He has worked on super hit films like Khaidi No. 150, Sye Raa, Rangasthalam, Robo, and Sarileru Neekevvaru.
Ratnavalu is the regular cinematographer for all of Sukumar’s directorial films. He is currently working as a cinematographer for Shankar’s upcoming film ‘Indian 2’ The shooting has been put on hold due to the freak accident on the film sets recently. Condolences are pouring in from the industry to Rathnavelu and his family.Follow @THEPANIPURI