Santhosh Narayanan is a composer and musician in the Indian Tamil film industry. Santhosh Narayanan made his debut as a film composer in the 2012 Tamil film Attakathi. His work in many films such as Pizza, Soodhu Kavvum, Cuckoo, and Jigarthanda has received critical acclaim.
|Weight (approx.):|| in Kilograms- 74 kg
in Pounds- 163.14 lbs
|Height (approx.):||in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 6”
|Date of Birth:||15 May,1983 (Sunday)
|Age (as in 2022):||40 Years|
|Birthplace:||Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu
|College:||JJ College of Engineering and Tech
|Debut:||Attakathi as music director|
|Father :||Rajagopalan Cee Vee
|Siblings:|| Gadadhar Vasudevan,
|Daughter:||Dheekshitha Venkadeshan (Dhee)
|Networth & Money|
|Income Source||composer and musician|
|Networth (approx.)||$1.5 Million|
Facts About Santhosh Narayanan
Santhosh Narayanan was born on 15 May 1983 in Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, India.
Santhosh married Meenakshi Iyer who 5 years older. She was born on 24 Aug 1976. She is 45 years old and Santhosh is 40 years old.
He made his debut as an independent music director in the 2012 Tamil film Attakathi directed by Pa. Ranjith. Santhosh composed a song in the Gaana genre for the film, “Aadi Pona Aavani”, and gave the chance to sing to a then-unknown Gana Bala, who until then sang Gaana songs at funerals. Along with “Aadi Pona Aavani”, a second Gaana song, “Nadukadalula Kappala”, a composition by Bala himself, was recorded for the film. Both songs became popular, making Gana Bala a star, and reportedly brought gaana back to Tamil cinema.
Santhosh Narayanan was educated at RSK Higher Secondary School, Tiruchirappalli and JJ University College of Engineering and Technology, Tiruchirapalli. After completing his studies, he concisely worked as an assistant to composer A. R. Rahman.
He worked as a sound engineer before he started producing independent music and composing background music for movies.
He composed the music, including two songs for the acclaimed short film Advaitham, and produced the score for the Telugu thriller Nenu Meeku Telusa with protege Rahman Sakti.
2016 was one of the busiest years for Santhosh Narayanan. Six releases during the year, including musical compositions for Iruthi Suttru, Manithan, Kadhalum Kadanthu Pogum, Iraivi, Kabali, Kaashmora, and Kodi.
In 2017 he composed for Bairavaa, the star of Vijay. Santhosh’s next outing was as a guest composer, in the film Meyaadha Maan, a Karthik Subbaraj production venture of his. In May 2017, Santhosh signed on for Kaala, his second film for Superstar Rajinikanth.
In 2018, he composed the music for the silent thriller Mercury by Karthik Subbarraj and Vetrimaaran’s Vada Chennai, the latter being Santhosh’s 25th as a composer. In 2020 new projects that were Kasada Thapara, Jeeva starrer Gypsy and Penguin.
He starred in the 2021 Malayalam film Salute with Amal Sufiya‘s husband Dulquer Salmaan, before being replaced by Jakes Bejoy.
Santhosh loves pet animals like cats, dogs, etc.