is a popular film director, film producer and screenwriter from Kumbakonam, Tamil Nadu. He has made many Tamil movies which have social themes with a commercial narration.
He is credited with delivering expensive, high end CGI in most of his films. Most of his movies from Tamil are dubbed into other languages especially Telugu and Hindi.
Shankar have been awarded an honorary doctorate from M.G.R University Tamil Nadu on August 27th 2007 for driving in social message's in all his movies.
Web : http://www.directorshankar.com/