Filmmaker. Comic Book Creator.

A gold medalist from the Film & Television Institute of Tamil Nadu.

She won the prestigious Tamil Nadu State Award for her student short film 'Ottam' in 2003.

She is best  known for her Tamil romantic-comedy movie 'Thiru Thiru Thuru Thuru' produced by Sathyam Cinemas and Real Image Media Technologies in 2009, starring Ajmal Ameer, Rupa Manjari and veteran actor/filmmaker Mouli.

She along with her husband Shukdev Lahiri, started  Make Believe Productions, an advertisement film production house based in Chennai, and produced various ad films, corporate films, documentaries and music videos for many esteemed clients. Now the firm has extended it's wing to comics creation too, under the brand MB Comics Studio.   

In 2015, she self-published her creation 'Sivappu Kal Mookuthi', the very first digital comic book in Tamil, along with it's English version 'Girl with a Red Nose Ring'. 

Amidst other media projects, she is also writing and illustrating her second independent venture 'Inspector Rishi', a weekly online detective comics series in English and Tamil which can be read for free at http://inspectorrishi.in


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