Naman Ramachandran is an Indian critic and journalist. He is the author of Rajinikanth: The Definitive Biography (Penguin, 2012) and Lights Camera Masala: Making Movies in Mumbai (IBH, 2006). He writes for Variety, Sight & Sound, and Cineuropa. Based in London, he is also on the steering group of the London Indian Film Festival. He has also written the independent film Brahman Naman, which premiered at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival.
- Ramachandran, Naman (2002). "Imagine Asia - Going South - We've all heard of Bollywood, but other areas of India produce equally stunning arthouse and commercial films in greater numbers. Naman Ramachandran investigates". Sight & Sound. London: British Film Institute. 12 (5): 20. ISSN 0037-4806.
- Ramachandran, Naman (2006). Lights, Camera, Masala: Making Movies in Mumbai. Mumbai: India Book House. ISBN 9788175084414. OCLC 71428530.
- Ramachandran, Naman (2012). Rajinikanth: The Definitive Biography. New Delhi: Viking. ISBN 9780670086207. OCLC 825198202.
- Dundoo, Sangeetha Devi (21 January 2013). "The man behind the idol". The Hindu. Retrieved 28 January 2015.
- Nandini Ramnath. "Sundance pick 'Brahman Naman' is about winning quizzes and losing virginity, says writer". Scroll.in. Retrieved 4 February 2016.
- Menon, Sadanand (28 January 2013). "Power of the Dark Sun". India Today. Retrieved 28 January 2015. (a review of Rajinikanth)