Samuthirakani is Born on 26 April 1973 in Rajapalayam in Tamil Nadu. He is an Indian film actor and director. He is active in the Tamil films and also done some of the Malayalam film. He directed a movie Naadodigal, that was a big hit. This movie made in three other different languages. In (2016) he got National Film Award For Best Supporting Actor for the movie VIsarani. His Home Town is Rajapalayam. his Hobbies is Travelling. He Debut As a director in Unnai Charanadaindhen (2003), and As an Actor Marmadesam Edhuvum Nadakkum (2001) and about his Best Movies is Subramaniapuram (2008), Velaiyilla Pattathari (2014), Visaranai (2016) and Oppam (2016)
About his Eduction He did his B.Sc in Mathematics from the Rajapalayam Rajus College and further he also did Bachelor of Law from Ambedkar Law College. He dreamt to want becoming an actor. However, people used to tell him that he does not have looks and do not know acting. So he would never become an actor. However, Samuthirakani was determined to become the actor. He initially had to work as an assistant director, and then he finally got the chance in acting. He initially worked as an assistant director with K Vijayan, and then he further worked with Iyakkunar Sigaram K Balachander. Samuthirakani admits that he got enough experience working with the Balachander. His acting in the movie Subramaniapuram was well appreciated by the people.
Although his Debut film was a hit and he was very successful. However, his next films could not do well at the box office and he had to bear the loss caused due to this film. In spite of this unsuccessful series, he kept patience and keep working hard. Then it was the movie Visarani in which his acting gained him enormous success and popularity.
He directed some of the films like Neranja Manasu, Shambo Shiva Shambo, Yaare Koogadali, Janda Pai Kapiraju, etc. He had acted some of the films like Parthale Paravasam, Subramaniapuram, Thiruvambadi Thamban, Thondan and much more. He has always been an inspiration to many of the struggling South actors who has shown great hard work to achieve the success.