G. Marimuthu, an Indian Film Director, Film Actor, Television Actor, and Television Personality was born on 12-07-1967 in Varusanadu village, Theni district in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. He was known for his predominantly work in Tamil cinema. He died on 08-09-2023 at the age of 56.
|Other Names||Marimuthu, AGS, GM, Sethupathi|
|Profession||Film Director, Film Actor, Television Actor, Television Personality|
|Birth Place||Varusanadu, Theni, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Age||56 Years Old (as of 08-09-2023)|
|Debut||Tamil Film (as an assistant director) – Aranmanai Kili (1993)|
Tamil Film (as an actor) – Vaalee (1999)
Tamil Film (as a director) – Kannum Kannum (2008)
Tamil TV (as an actor) – Ethirneechal (2022)
|Best Known for||Ethirneechal (2022-2023)|
G. Marimuthu wanted to become a film director, for which he left his home in 1990 and moved to Chennai. He worked as a waiter in hotels in his struggling days. Due to his interest in literature, he soon came in contact with lyricist Vairamuthu.
He got a chance to work with director Rajkiran for the Tamil film “Aranmanai Kili” in 1993 as an assistant director. Next, he assisted Rajkiran in the Tamil film “Ellame En Rasathan” in 1995. He also played a small role in the Tamil film “Vaalee” in 1999, and the film “Udhaya” in 2004.
He made his directorial debut in the Tamil film “Kannum Kannum” in 2008, he also acted in this film. Next, he directed the Tamil film “Pulivaal” in 2014.
Besides the directorial, he worked in several movies in the Tamil cinema as a supporting actor from 2011 to 2023. Some of his best movies are Yuddham Sei, Marudhu, Kadaikutty Singam, Vaagai Soodum, Jailer, and many others.
He made his small-screen debut as a supporting actor in the Tamil television series “Ethirneechal” in 2022 and his role was much acclaimed by the audience.
He also appeared as a Guest in several TV shows including Vanakkam Tamizha. He also participated as a contestant in the television series Pongal Vilayattu, Super Samayal, and Star Music Season 4.
Marimuthu died on 08-09-2023 at the age of 56 from a cardiac arrest in Chennai in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. He had a heart attack during the shooting for the television series “Ethir Neechal”.
|Death Date||08-09-2023 (Friday)|
|Death Place||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Death Cause||Heart Attack|
He did his schooling in his hometown Pasumalaitheri, Theni.
|School||School in Pasumalaitheri, Theni|
|Height||in Feet Inches- 5’ 10”|
in centimeters: 178 cm
in meters: 1.78 m
|Weight||78 Kgs (172 lbs)|
|Hair Colour||Salt & Pepper|
- G. Marimuthu was an Indian Film Director, Film Actor, Television Actor, and Television Personality who worked in Tamil cinema.
- He worked as a waiter in hotels in his struggling days.
- He also worked as an assistant director for film directors Rajkiran, S. J. Surya, Seeman, Vasanth, and Mani Ratnam.
- In 2008, he made his directorial debut in the Tamil film “Kannum Kannum“.
- He acted in more than 80 Tamil movies as a supporting actor.
- He also worked on the small screen and played the memorable character in the TV serial “Ethirneechal” in 2022 as Aadhimuthu Gunasegaran (AGS).
- He was last seen in the Tamil film “Jailer” in 2023 opposite Rajinikanth.
- His acted film “Indian 2” will be released in Oct 2023 opposite Kamal Haasan.
G. Marimuthu’s Family
|Father||Name Not Known|
|Mother||Name Not Known|
|Wife||M. Bhagiyalakshmi (Marriage Date: 02-09-1996)|
He married M. Bhagiyalakshmi on 02-09-1996. Together they had a son named Akilan and a daughter named Ishwarya.
|Home Town||Pasumalaitheri, Theni, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Residence||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Hobbies||Listening to Music|
|Favorite Singer||Lata Mangeshkar|
|Favorite Food||Non-veg Food|