Chennai: Tamil actor-director G Marimuthu, who was recently seen in Rajinikanth’s blockbuster Jailer, died of a heart attack.
G Marimuthu was 57. He was famous for his role in the Tamil television series Ethirneechal.
In the past, he was an assistant director to filmmaker Mani Ratnam.
Film trade analyst and industry insider Ramesh Bala confirmed his death on X on Friday saying, “Shocking: Popular Tamil character actor Marimuthu passed away this morning due to cardiac arrest… Recently, he developed a huge fan following for his TV Serial dialogues… May his soul RIP!” In another tweet, he added, “He was 57…”