List Of All Nelson Dilipkumar Movies
Nelson Dilipkumar, widely known as Nelson, is an Indian director and screenwriter, primarily active in the Tamil film industry. His directorial signature is characterized by action thrillers that incorporate elements of black humor and a distinct comedic style. Nelson gained recognition for his debut film "Kolamaavu Kokila," a dark comedy featuring Nayanthara in the lead role. The film not only showcased Nelson's directorial prowess but also secured him the Best Screenplay Award at the Norway Tamil Film Festival.
Armed with a degree in visual communication from New College, Chennai, Nelson embarked on his film career as an assistant scriptwriter at Star Vijay. Despite an initial setback with the shelving of his intended debut film "Vettai Mannan" in 2010, Nelson's collaboration with composer Anirudh Ravichander paved the way for his actual directorial debut with "Kolamaavu Kokila." The film, released in 2018 and produced by Lyca Productions, achieved commercial success and established Nelson as a director to watch in the industry.
His subsequent venture, "Doctor," featuring Sivakarthikeyan in the lead role, proved to be one of the biggest Tamil-language blockbusters, particularly notable for its success after pandemic-induced lockdowns. Nelson's entry into mainstream cinema expanded with "Beast," an action-comedy thriller, marking Vijay's 65th film. Despite mixed reviews, "Beast" garnered immense commercial success, crossing ₹300 crore at the worldwide box office.
Continuing his collaboration with industry stalwarts, Nelson directed Rajinikanth's 169th film, titled "Jailer," which received positive reviews for its performances, direction, music, cinematography, editing, and action sequences. The film marked a significant commercial comeback for both Rajinikanth and Nelson.
Owing to the success of his films, Nelson confirmed the development of sequels for "Kolamaavu Kokila," "Doctor," "Beast," and "Jailer." With his unique style and a string of successful projects, Nelson continues to make a mark in the dynamic landscape of Tamil cinema.
Nelson Dilipkumar All movies List