Veteran character and comedy artist Shanmugasundaram(77) passed away today(August 15) at his residence in Chennai. Best known for his roles in Gangai Amaran’s Karakatakaran and Venkat Prabhu’s Chennai 28, Shanmugasundaram’s dialogue delivery is still famous among youngsters.
Sources say that the actor had age related ailments and despite taking proper medical treatment, his health got deteriorated and he was in rest at his Saligramam residence. But unfortunately, today morning the actor passed away.
Debuted in a film titled Rathathilagam, Shanmugasundaram was last seen playing an important role in STR’s Anbanavan Asaradhavan Adagandhavan.