Actor, writer, and director Meenakshisundaram Ramasamy Viswanathan, popularly known as Visu, passed away in Chennai on Sunday. He was 75. The actor had reportedly been suffering from age-related health issues. Acting directing, writing, stage performance, television shows especially debate shows, films are just a few of the many things he has excelled in. Visu initially worked as an assistant director to director K Balachander and wrote scripts and dialogues for his films. He then turned into an actor in the film Kudumbam Oru Kadambam and as a director in Kanmani Poonga.
In a shocking turn of events, the actor has passed away due to his deteriorating health conditions and has been battling kidney failure for quite some time now. He had been under-going dialysis for the same. The actor started from a stage performer and then turned out to be the cinema’s favorite all-rounder. Tamil Cinema’s mourns the actor’s demise.