Ace director Shankar Shanmugam, popularly known as S. Shankar suffered a personal loss on Tuesday after his mother, S. Muthulakshmi passed away due to age-related issues in Chennai.
S. Muthulakshmi was 88 years old. As per the official sources, her last rites would be conducted on Wednesday. Given the Covid scare, only limited invitees are expected to be invited for her last rites.
From celebrities across the industries to his fans, everyone is sending condolence messages after knowing the news. The filmmaker shares a close bond with his mother and in several interviews, Shankar said the same.
On the work front, Shankar has three projects in hand. Indian 2 starring Universal Hero Kamal Haasan, Mega Power Star Ram Charan's next, tentatively titled RC15, Bollywood remake of Anniyan are his next films.