Atlee Kumar is a popular Indian filmmaker and screenwriter, who mainly works in the Tamil films. He has won many awards for his directorial debut film, ‘Raja Rani’ (2013).
Atlee was born on Wednesday, 21 September 1986 (age 33 years; as in 2019), in Madurai, Tamil Nadu. His zodiac sign is Virgo. He did his graduation in Visual communication from Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai.
Height (approx.): 5′ 7″
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Black
Family & Caste
Atlee Kumar was born in a South-Indian family.
Relationships, Wife & Children
After dating for almost ten years, he got married to Tamil television and film actress, Krishna Priya on 9 November 2014 at Hyatt Hotel in Chennai.
Atlee started his career as an assistant director in the blockbuster film, ‘Enthiran’ (2010), starring superstar, Rajinikanth.
He made his debut as a director with the superhit Tamil film, ‘Raja Rani’ in 2013.
Some of his other directorial movies are ‘Theri’ (2016), ‘Mersal’ (2017), and ‘Bigil’ (2019).
In 2017, he produced the Tamil film, ‘Sangili Bungili Kadhava Thorae.’
- His real name is Arun Kumar.
- In November 2019, he signed a three film deal with Shah Rukh Khan’s film production company, ‘Red Chillies Entertainment.’
- He has won many awards for his various directorial films.
- He is an animal lover and owns a pet dog, Becky.