Na Muthukumar welcomes Lakshmi to homePublished: February 5, 2016
Lyricist Na Muthukumar has become father once again. His wife Jeevalakshmi has delivered a baby girl and he has named the infant Mahalakshmi.
“This is third Lakshmi in our family after my mom Sivalakshmi and wife Jeevalakshmi,” says a smiling Muthukumar. He is already father to a school-going son called Aadhavan, it is to be noted.
Muthukumar is a two-time National award winning Tamil poet, columnist and lyricist. He mainly works as a lyricist for the Tamil film industry. He won the National award for lyricist for the movies ‘Thanga Meenkal’ and ‘Saivam’.
Muthukumar began his career wanting to be a director and worked under Balu Mahendra for four years. But then he became a lyricist, beginning with the lyrics for the songs of the Tamil film ‘Veera Nadai’, directed by Seeman.
Though ‘Veera Nadai’ is the first film he wrote the lyrics it released as 32nd movie. He worked with almost every contemporary Tamil film music composer and is currently one of the most important and busiest writers in the Tamil film industry.