Ravi K Chandran

Director of Photography ● Director ● Screenplay Writer


Ravi K. Chandran is an Indian cinematographer. He has frequently collaborated with leading Indian filmmakers like Priyadarshan,Mani Ratnam, Rajiv Menon, Sanjay Leela Bhansali and A. R. Murugadoss. Ravi has won two Filmfare Awards and one Southern Filmfare Award during his career. Ravi K. Chandran was born in the village Maduranthakam, Tamil Nadu as the youngest child. Following graduating from the A. M. Jain College in 1982, Ravi K. Chandran started his career in the film industry. In addition to this, he works as the Director of Photography of many music videos and ad films. He began his career by assisting his brother, K. Ramachandra Babu and later turned into an independent cinematographer in 1992 by filming Kilukkampetti, a Malayalam film directed by Shaji Kailas. Later he donned camera for a more Shaji Kailas directorials including Thalasthanam, Sthalathe Pradhana Payyans, Ekalavyan, Mafia and The King. His entry into Tamil cinema was in 1994 through Honest Raj starring Vijayakanth. He has since worked as a cinematographer on Tamil films as well as Hindi films. Movies he has worked on as cinematographer includeVirasat (1997), Minsaara Kanavu (1997), Punaradhivasam (1999), Kandukondain Kandukondain (2000), Citizen (2001), Dil Chahta Hai (2001), Kannathil Muthamittal (2002), Boys (2003), Aayitha Ezhuthu (2004), Yuva (2004), Paheli (2004), Black (2005), Fanaa (2006), Saawariya (2007) .He directed a Tamil film Yaan which featured Jiiva as the lead.

Born in: Maduranthakam, Tamil Nadu, India

Malayalam TBA
Director of Photography
Hindi 2016
Director of Photography
Hindi 2015
Director of Photography
Bhojpuri 2012
Director of Photography
Tamil 2011
Director of Photography
Hindi 2010
Director of Photography
Hindi 2010
Director of Photography
Hindi 2009
Director of Photography
Hindi 2008
Director of Photography
Hindi 2008
Director of Photography
Hindi 2007
Director of Photography
Hindi 2006
Director of Photography
Hindi 2005
Director of Photography
Hindi 2005
Director of Photography
Hindi 2005
Director of Photography
Tamil 2004
Director of Photography
Hindi 2004
Director of Photography
Hindi 2003
Director of Photography
Tamil 2003
Director of Photography
Hindi 2003
Director of Photography
Hindi 2002
Director of Photography
Tamil 2002
Director of Photography
Hindi 2001
Director of Photography
Hindi 2000
Director of Photography
Tamil 2000
Director of Photography
Hindi 1998
Director of Photography
Hindi 1998
Director of Photography
Hindi 1998
Director of Photography
Hindi 1997
Director of Photography
Tamil 1997
Director of Photography
Malayalam 1995
Director of Photography
Malayalam 1995
Director of Photography
Tamil 1994
Director of Photography, Director of Photography
Malayalam 1994
Director of Photography
Malayalam 1994
Director of Photography
Malayalam 1993
Director of Photography
Malayalam 1993
Director of Photography
Malayalam 1993
Director of Photography
Malayalam 1993
Director of Photography
Malayalam 1992
Director of Photography
Malayalam 1992
Director of Photography
Malayalam 1992
Director of Photography
Malayalam 1991
Director of Photography
Tamil TBA
Director
Tamil 2014
Director
Tamil TBA
Story Writer
Tamil 2014
Screenplay Writer
Malayalam 1993
Thanks
Ravi K Chandran confirms bollywood movie
12 Jun 2014, by Deccan Chronicle