Veteran choreographer of Kollywood, Raghuram, better known as Raghuram master died at his residence in Chennai on Saturday afternoon. He was 64. He had celebrated his golden jubilee (50 years) in the industry last year.
He worked in around 1,500 films across languages as an actor, director and producer over five decades. Three months ago, he suffered a minor injury in his foot while shooting for Vasantha Balan’s Kaaviya Thalaivan inside a forest and was admitted to a hospital. He was recovering and was reportedly in good health on Saturday before suffering a heart attack
Raghuram worked with some of the biggest names in Indian cinema, including Sivaji Ganesan, Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan and Amitabh Bachchan. He is survived by wife Girija and daughters Gayathri, also an actress and choreographer and Suja.
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