Soundarya RajinikanthPublished: January 24, 2015
Soundarya Rajinikanth Ashwin s a film graphic designer, producer and director who primarily works in the Tamil film industry. Her real name is Shaku Bai Rao Gaikwad. She is the founder and owner of Ocher Picture Productions. Soundarya began her career in films as a graphic designer. For those starring her father Rajinikanth, she designed the title sequences. She became a noted film producer through Goa (2010). She made her debut as a director in the film Kochadaiyaan.
Soundarya is also the founder and chief executive of Ocher Picture Productions. In 2007, Ocher Studios signed an agreement with Warner Bros. Entertainment to partner up in producing and distributing Tamil films. Her directorial debut was supposed to be Sultan: The Warrior, a 3D animated film featuring her father Rajinikanth. Despite heavy pre-production promotion, including a teaser of the film and an interactive website, the film was dropped. She instead directed Kochadaiiyaan, India’s first motion capture film, with Rajinikanth in the lead role. Through Kochadaiiyaan, Soundarya earned the distinction of becoming the first woman to direct her father in a feature film. Soundarya is the younger daughter of Rajinikanth and his wife Latha Rajinikanth. Soundarya married Ashwin Ramkumar, an industrialist.
|Name||Soundarya R. Ashwin|
|Real Name||Shaku Bai Rao Gaikwad|
|Place of Birth||Chennai, Tamil Nadu|
|Occupation||Film Director,Film graphic designer,Producer|
|Debut movie||Padayappa (Tamil)|
|Parents||Rajinikanth – Latha|
|Date of Marriage||03/09/2010|
She directed Kochadaiiyaan, India’s first motion capture film, with Rajinikanth in the lead role