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Kitty
Born
Raja Krishnamoorthy
NationalityIndian
Other namesKitty
OccupationFilm director
screenwriter
Actor
Years active1987–present
  1. Raja Krishnamoorthy, popularly known as Kitty is an Indian director, screenwriter and actor, primarily working in the Tamil film industry. He has directed films like Dasarathan (1993), which was critically acclaimed. He made his acting debut in Mani Ratnam' s Nayakan, released in 1987.

Early lifeEdit

He has done his Master of Management Studies from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Bombay, 1975. He started with Mukund Iron & Steel as Management Trainee and Personnel Officer; he was with ITC Welcome Group as Personnel Manager and Regional Personnel Manager, and subsequently, with Enfield India Limited as General Manager (Human Resources). Between June 2000 and March 2002, he worked actively with Polaris software lab Ltd, an organization of 2600 people, as consultant and President of Human Resources. From July 2002 till August 2005, he was leading the Consulting and training Division, as Principal Consultant - at ProLease India Pvt. Ltd, part of the Washington DC based Interpro group. Currently, he heads the Consulting and Training Division and directs the HRD function at talent Maximus.[1] Kitty was at one point the manager at Chola Sheraton, and was therefore known as "Chola" Krishnamurthy.[2] He briefly worked as general manager at Enfield which he quit to pursue acting career.[3]

ActorEdit

Kitty is known for his impressive performances in Kamal Haasan' s Soora Samhaaram (1988)[4] and Sathya (1988), Rajinikanth' s Baashha (1995) and Mani Ratnam' s Bombay (1995).[5]

Other worksEdit

Apart from acting, he is the director HRD of Talent Maximus India ltd.[6][7][8] He wrote a book called Rajini Punchtantra: Business and Life management.[9] He has contested in 2016 Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly election in Velachery constituency as an Independent candidate and lost the election.[10]

FilmographyEdit

As actorEdit

Year Film Role Language Notes
1987 Nayakan Shaktivelu's father Tamil
1988 En Thangachi Padichava Karunakaran Tamil
1988 Nallavan Tamil
1988 Sathya Dhandapani Tamil
1988 Kadarkarai Thaagam Tamil
1988 Soora Samhaaram Mohandas Tamil
1989 Muddula Mavayya Telugu
1989 Raja Chinna Roja Bhaskar's associate Tamil
1989 Raaja Raajathan Tamil
1989 Anbu Kattalai Tamil
1989 Thaai Naadu Lieutenant Colonel Prithiviraj Tamil
1990 Sandhana Kaatru Tamil
1990 Jagathalaprathapan Subash Tamil
1990 Adhisaya Manithan Sebastian Tamil
1990 Durga Durga's Uncle Tamil
1990 Paalam ACP Rajan Sharma Tamil
1990 Lorry Driver Ranganayakulu Telugu
1990 Rao Gari Intlo Rowdy Alexander Telugu
1991 Vetri Padigal Tamil Guest appearance
1991 Sendhoora Devi Jagannath Tamil
1991 Vasanthakala Paravai Tamil
1991 Thalapathi Inspector Tamil
1992 Oor Mariyadhai Muthupandi Thevar Tamil Guest appearance
1992 Suriyan Tamil
1992 Laati Telugu
1993 Aadhityan Zamindar Tamil
1994 The City Sharma Malayalam
1994 Pavithra Dr. Nambiyar Tamil
1995 Baashha Police Commissioner Tamil
1995 Bombay Basheer Bhai Tamil
1995 Karnaa Karnaa's adopted father Tamil
1995 Mayabazar Moorthy Tamil
1995 Nadodi Mannan Meenakshi's father Tamil
1995 Periya Kudumbam Sundarapandi Tamil
1996 Krishna Lizy's father Tamil
1996 Nethaji Karuna Murthy Tamil
1996 Yuvathurki Jaypal Malayalam
1996 Mahathma David Abraham Malayalam
1997 Arunachalam Kurian Tamil
1997 Raman Abdullah Tamil
1997 Hitler Aadiseshu Telugu
1997 Devudu MLA Sarweswara Rao Telugu
1997 Masmaram Darshan Das Malayalam
1997 Gangothri Buvaneswar Tripadi Malayalam
1998 Dhinamdhorum Aadhi's father Tamil
1998 Kabhi Na Kabhi Kitty Hindi
1999 Dubashi Rama Rao Tamil
1999 Thammudu Vishwanadh Telugu
1999 Olympiyan Anthony Adam D.G.P Krishnan Nair Malayalam
2000 Unnai Kodu Ennai Tharuven Tamil
2000 Devadoothan William Ignatius Malayalam
2001 Minnale Reena's father Tamil
2001 Badri Badri's father Tamil
2001 Nayak Shivaji Rao's father Hindi
2002 Baba Bhai Tamil
2002 Ivan Tamil
2004 Phir Milenge Hindi
2009 Ananda Thandavam Raghu's father Tamil
2010 Rakht Charitra 1 Narasimhan Reddy Hindi/Telugu
2010 Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa Sivakumar Tamil
2013 Chennaiyil Oru Naal Tamil
2013 Singam II Minister Sethuraman Tamil
2014 Ramanujan Seshu Iyer English/Tamil
2014 Appuchi Gramam ISRO Scientist Tamil
2015 JK Enum Nanbanin Vaazhkai Dheenadhayalan Tamil
2015 Yemito Ee Maaya Dheenadhayalan Telugu
2015 Eli DIG Rangarajan Tamil
2015 Yagavarayinum Naa Kaakka Mudaliar's Assistant Tamil
2016 Sarrainodu CM Telugu
2016 Saithan Psychiatrist Tamil
2017 Aramm Government Official Tamil

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Language Television Notes
2010 Rakt Sambandh Sandhya's Father Mr. Savratkar Hindi Ndtv Imagine
2012 Dharmayutham Sundaram Tamil Vijay TV
2013 Rajakumari Tamil Sun TV

As directorEdit

Year Film Language Cast
1993 Dasarathan [11][12] Tamil Sarathkumar, Heera, Sivakumar, Saranya
1996 Krishna [13] Tamil Prashanth, Heera, Kasthuri

As dubbing artistEdit

Year Film Actor Notes
1994 Kadhalan Girish Karnad
1997 Minsara Kanavu Girish Karnad
1998 Kannedhirey Thondrinal Rathan

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.talentmaximus.com/mgtteam.html
  2. ^ https://www.thehindu.com/features/cinema/of-course-velu-nayakan-doesnt-dance/article4008896.ece
  3. ^ https://www.indiatoday.in/magazine/society-the-arts/story/19900531-glamour-of-arc-lights-and-lure-of-quick-money-draw-professionals-into-cinema-812644-1990-05-31
  4. ^ "Soora Samhaaram 1988 Full Movie Kamal". youtube. Retrieved 6 November 2015.
  5. ^ "Bombay Film". youtube. Retrieved 6 November 2015.
  6. ^ http://bimspeaks.wordpress.com/2013/02/08/speaker-session-ii-mr-raja-krishnamoorthy-director-hrd-of-talent-maximus-india/
  7. ^ "BYC Opinion leaders - Raja Krishnamoorthy". youtube. Retrieved 6 November 2015.
  8. ^ "The spirit of breaking through "conventional constraints"-Raja Krishnamoorthy at TEDxLBSIM". youtube. Retrieved 6 November 2015.
  9. ^ http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-features/tp-metroplus/packing-a-punch/article1135623.ece
  10. ^ http://www.ndtv.com/elections/tamil-nadu/velachery-mla-results
  11. ^ "Dasarathan-Full Tamil Movie-Cinema Junction". youtube. Retrieved 6 November 2015.
  12. ^ "PRIDE OF TAMIL CINEMA: 1931 TO 2013-Page 321". G Dhananjayan. Retrieved 6 November 2015.
  13. ^ "Krishna-Full Tamil Movie". youtube. Retrieved 6 November 2015.

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