Mugur Sundar

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Mugur Sundar
Mugur Sundar

(1938-10-31) 31 October 1938 (age 83)
Mugur, Mysore, Mysore State, British India
Other namesSundaram
OccupationChoreographer, film director, actor

Mugur Sundar (Kannada: ಮುಗೂರ್ ಸುಂದರ್) [1] is a popular dance choreographer in South Indian cinema. He has directed dance sequences for more than 1000 south-Indian films.[1] Sundar was born in Mugur, a village located in Mysore district, Karnataka. He has three sons, Prabhu Deva, Raju Sundaram and Nagendra Prasad, who are established dance masters. One of the judges in the famous Dance show AATA 4 which is telecasted in Zee Telugu, Telugu channel. Sundaram donned the role of a judge on Vijay TV's popular show Jodi No.1, Jodi No.1 Season Two where the participants are television artistes. His fellow judges were Silambarasan and Sangeetha.

In 2001 he directed his first Kannada film Manasella Neene. It was a remake of Telugu film Manasanthaa Nuvve. His son Nagendra Prasad played a lead role in the film.[1][2]

Sundar played a guest role in a Kannada film Thabbali. He also choreographed a song for the same film.[3][4]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Prabhu Deva's dad turns director - Times of India". The Times of India.
  2. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2004-06-19. Retrieved 2012-12-20.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-02-23. Retrieved 2012-12-20.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  4. "Prabhu Deva's father in 'Thabbali' - Sandalwood News & Gossips". Bharatstudent.[permanent dead link]