Director-cinematographer KV Anand who predominantly labored in the Tamil movie business handed away on Friday, 30 April in Chennai. Anand was 54 years previous and died on account of a heart attack. He labored as a photojournalist for a brief interval and then turned a cinematographer. He labored in over a dozen movies for the Tamil movie business and Bollywood. Anand was additionally a founding member of the Indian Society of Cinematographers (ISC).
Anand’s mates and colleagues from the Indian movie industries mourned his demise on Twitter.
Telugu movie star Allu Arjun paid tribute to Anand by calling him a “fantastic cameraman, sensible director, and very good gentleman.” The actor mentioned that Anand will all the time be remembered and missed. Malayalam famous person Mohanlal additionally tweeted his condolences
Music director Harris Jayaraj tweeted that he’s extraordinarily shocked to know that Anand is not any extra. Calling it devastating information, Harris mentioned, “RIP my good friend KV Anand”.
Cinematographer Santosh Sivan additionally prayed that Anand rests in peace.
Take a look at the tweets right here
Gone from our sight, however by no means from our hearts. Ok.V. Anand sir you may be missed without end. Prayers for the departed soul. Pranams 🙏 pic.twitter.com/q84wsusJDq
— Mohanlal (@Mohanlal) April 30, 2021
Simply woke as much as this unhappy information that Dir KV Anand garu is not any extra. Great cameraman , sensible director and very good gentleman . Sir you’ll all the time be keep in mind & missed . Condolences to the close to , pricey & household . Relaxation in Peace Sir . #KVAnand pic.twitter.com/V6ombIxZcy
— Allu Arjun (@alluarjun) April 30, 2021
unlucky and extraordinarily shock to listen to this devastating Information. RIP my good friend KV Anand. #SunNews #TimesofIndia — Harris Jayaraj (@Jharrisjayaraj) April 30, 2021
KV Anand RIP god bless — SantoshSivanASC. ISC (@santoshsivan) April 30, 2021
Anand directed Tamil movies like Ayan, Ko, Kana Kandaen, Maattrraan, Kaappaan, Anegan and Kavan. Within the preliminary days of his profession, he assisted cinematographer PC Sreeram. Sreeram beneficial him for the Malayalam film Thenmavin Kombath. The cinematographer who debuted with this movie went on to win the Nationwide Movie Award for Cinematography for a similar.
He then labored as a cinematographer in a number of movies together with Josh, Nayak, and Rajinikanth-starrer Sivaji. In 2005, Anand began his journey as a director with Kana Kandaen.
4 years after Anand began working as a director, he helmed Ayan which was commercially a large success. The movie starred Suriya and after its success, Anand labored with a number of prime stars of the Tamil movie business like Dhanush and Vijay Sethupathi.