Manu Ramesan

Manu Ramesan is an Indian film composer who works predominantly in Malayalam cinema. He is the son of lyricist S. Ramesan Nair.[2] He has composed songs for films such as Pidichirukku, Gulumal: The Escape (2009) and Plus Two (2010). The songs he composed for the movie Ayal Njanalla received rave reviews.[3][4]

Manu Ramesan
Born (1982-07-13) 13 July 1982 (age 38)[1]
  • Composer
  • music producer
Years active2001–present
Uma Manu
(m. 2010; died 2021)
Musical career
GenresFilm score, world music
LabelsManu Ramesan Productions

Personal lifeEdit

Manu is the son of Malayalam lyricist S. Ramesan Nair and P. Rema. On 6 June 2010, he married Uma, an assistant professor in the Computer Science department of Amrita School of Arts and Sciences, Kochi. They have a daughter, Mayika, born on 18 August 2014. Uma died on 17 March 2021 due to stroke.[5]


Year film Year
2008 Pidichirukku Tamil
2009 Kavya's Diary Telugu
2009 Gulumal: The Escape Malayalam
2010 Mazha Malayalam non-film album
2010 Plus Two Malayalam
2012 Raattinam Tamil
2014 Ettuthikkum Madhayaanai Tamil
2014 8.20 (Background score) Malayalam
2014 Nangeli Malayalam non-film album
2015 Ayal Njanalla Malayalam
2019-present The Premier Padmini Malayalam web series
2020 Shakeela Malayalam short film


  1. ^ "About Manu Ramesan". Archived from the original on 14 September 2013.
  2. ^ Nagarajan, Saraswathy (21 November 2014). "Nangeli gets a warm welcome". The Hindu.
  3. ^ Soman, Deepa (16 January 2017). "Music review: Ayal Njanalla". The Times of India.
  4. ^ Menon, Akhila (31 July 2015). "Ayaal Njanalla Movie Review: Fahadh Faasil Is Back!". FilmiBeat.
  5. ^ "സംഗീതസംവിധായകൻ മനു രമേശിന്റെ ഭാര്യ അന്തരിച്ചു" [Music director Manu Ramesan's wife Uma passes away]. Malayala Manorama (in Malayalam). 17 March 2021.

External linksEdit