Actor and playwright Crazy Mohan suffered a massive heart attack on Monday, 10 June. He was admitted to Cauvery Hospital in Chennai following acute chest discomfort. He was declared dead at 2 pm.
Actor Sathish, known for being a part of Crazy Mohan’s drama troupe, earlier took to social media and said that his ‘mentor and legend’ was dead.
Crazy Mohan was introduced to Tamil cinema by the legendary director K. Balachander through ‘Poikaal Kuthurai’ for which he wrote the dialogues (the film was based on Crazy’s play “Marriage Made in Saloon’). As writer he then made several memorable movies with Kamal Haasan such as ‘Apoorva Sagodharargal’, ‘Michael Madhana Kamarajan’, ‘Panchathanthiram’, ‘Avvai Shanmughi’, ‘Vasool Raja MBBS’ and ‘Tenali. Rajinikanth an ardent fan of Crazy Mohan booked him as the dialogue writer for his super hit ‘Arunachalam’. His recent film is the recently released ‘Devi 2’ starring Prabhu Deva and Tamannaah.