Alagappan N is an Indian cinematographer, film director and producer in Indian cinema since active in 1977. He made his directional debut through the movie Pattam Pole in 2013. He received Graduate Diploma in Cinematography from Institute of Film Technology Adyar Chennai.
|Alma mater||Diploma in Cinematography, Institute of Film Technology Adyar Chennai|
|Occupation||Cinematographer Film Director|
In 2013, he made his directional debut Malayalam romantic film Pattam Pole. The film tracks the relationship between a Brahmin youth, Karthik Dulquer Salmaan and a Christian girl Riya (Malavika Mohanan). Archana Kavi, Anoop Menon, Lalu Alex, Jayaprakash, Seetha, Leema Babu, Shraddha Gokul, Nandhu and Ilavarasu play supporting roles.
He started his career with Television programmes like Venalinte ozhiv, Manjukalam, MohichaPenkutty, Uyarthezhunelpu, Maranam Durbalam, Verukal, Nilavariyunnu, Ganitham, Smarakasilakal, Thottangal, Angapurappadu, Sadasivante Kumbasaram, Samanathalam, Anna etc...
In 1997 he made his debut film as a Cinematographer in Sammanam (1997 film) is a 1997 Malayalam-language Indian feature film directed by J. Sasikumar, starring Manoj K. Jayan, Manju Warrier in lead roles. then he worked in Agnisakshi (1999 film) Malayalam film directed by Shyamaprasad based on the acclaimed novel of the same name by Lalithambika Antharjanam. The film premiered at the Soorya Festival on 14 September 1998. It stars Rajit Kapur, Shobana, Srividya, Praveena, Madhupal and Madambu Kunhukuttan. Agnisakshi received numerous accolades, which led to many controversies as the film glorifies spiritualism and Hindutva. His notable works are Ore Kadal, Vasanthiyum Lakshmiyum Pinne Njaanum, Salute, Soothradharan, Nandanam (film), Thilakkam, Mizhi Randilum, Gaurisankaram, Manassinakkare, Kaazhcha, Achuvinte Amma, Chandrolsavam, Chanthupottu, Rasathanthram, Prajapathi, Photographer (film), Chotta Mumbai, Irumbukkottai Murattu Singam, Chocolate (2007 film), Thalappavu, Bumm Bumm Bole, Arike, Oru Marubhoomikkadha, Ozhimuri, Pattam Pole and Welcome to Central Jail. The project stars Dileep and Vedhika in the lead roles, and includes Renji Panicker, Kailash, Suraj Venjaramoodu and Thesni Khan in pivotal roles.
2019 Swarna Malsyangal Dir. GS Pradeep
- "Sammaanam (1997)". malayalachalachithram.com. Retrieved 26 September 2014.
- "Sammaanam ". en.msidb.org. Archived from the original on 13 September 2014. Retrieved 26 September 2014.
- Biju Cherian Manalethu (16 November 2015). "Welcome to Central Jail: A comedy entertainer".
- Akhila Menon (4 December 2015). "Dileep & Vedhika In 'Welcome To Central Jail'".
- "Dileep and Vedhika again in "Welcome to central jail"". Archived from the original on 6 November 2016.
- Anu James (17 December 2015). "After King Liar, Dileep will join Welcome to Central Jail team in January".