T.Rajendar is known for his multi faced talents in Tamil cinema. from the lead hero to editing, music he does every possible work for his project which he even produces himself. He is known for giving Silver jubilee movies.
His movies are extremely popular for the songs and music among youngsters of those periods. He played vital role in developing Silambarasan a.k.a. STR into a multi faced leading hero in Tamil cinema.
Apart form cinema T.R. also had a successful political career when he was a legislative member of the DMK party and in the good books of Kalaignar Karunanidhi.
Currently T.R. is leading the distributors association of Tamil cinema.
Three little known facts about T.Rajendar:
1. A.R.Rahman worked as a keyboard artist with T.Rajendar (when he was a boy named Dileep) in his very early days of learning music
2. World famous drums Sivamani was working in the musical troop of T.Rajendar and he duly respects T.Rajendar as his guru.
3. Vaigai puyal Vadivelu’s first debut movie was actually “En Thangai Kalyani” where he made a small cameo role in a group shot