Vedhala Ulagam Tamil Movie 51
On this note it is worth mentioning that his music director K. V. Mahadevan was born on same day as Sarangapani. Sarangapani gave many good playback singer sons like K. V. Mahadevan, K. S. Chithra, V. K. Ramasamy, R. Balakrishnan, A. L.Rajamanickam, P. A. Jayachandran,A. V. Lakshmanan and M. K. Arjunan. He also gave several daughters as actresses, the most known are Kannamba, P. Kannamba, P. Susheela,Sangeetha,Sripriya and K. R. Vijaya. He had a successful career in Kannada cinema with more than 70 films in that language. But his true forte is in Tamil. He has many hits in this field
vedhala ulagam tamil movie 51
His first hit in Tamil was the song "sanoja...." in the film "Mudhal Selvan". This song was sung by Sankar Ganesh and M. L. Vasanthakumari. The film was directed by Periya Karuppu Thevar and based on Kannada play Vaithiyattu Kutumbam. This movie had strong melodramatic presentation with some fantastic shots. Many songs were picturised in the jungles of Tanjavur. All the songs were staged by Arasu.
the film which elevated k. sarangapani as a unique comedian is the av meiyappans production, vedhala ulagam (demon land). it was based on a play by pammal sambandham mudaliar, which dealt with demons, their ruler and his family. initially, it was shot at newtone studios, in kilpauk, madras, with t.r. mahalingam and t.a. jayalakshmi in lead roles. for some reason, after a few reels, avm stopped work and shifted his operations to his studio in karaikudi and brought in mangalam (of yogam mangalam sisters) as the heroine. r. balasubramaniam, was the demon king and c.t. rajakantham was his queen. sarangapani played the smart and comical companion of the prince (t. mahalingam), who accompanies him on his mission to rescue his (princes) father and those held captive by the demon king.