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Balu Mahendra in 2013
Balanathan Benjamin Mahendran
20 May 1939
Batticaloa, Sri Lanka
|Died||13 February 2014
|Cause of death||Cardiac arrest, Heart attack|
|Other names||Mahendra, Balu|
|Occupation||Film director, writer, producer, cinematographer, editor|
Shoba (1978-80; until her death)
Balanathan Benjamin "Balu" Mahendran (20 May 1939 – 13 February 2014) was a Indian filmmaker, screenwriter, editor and cinematographer. He was born and raised in Batticaloa, Sri Lanka. He began his career in 1971, and made his break in 1977. He produced over twenty films in Hindi, Telugu, Malayalam and Tamil.
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