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Balachander’s vision, creations inspired many: AR Rahman

Oscar-winning music director AR Rahman says the late legendary Tamil movie and drama director, screen writer and producer K. Balachander inspired generations of creative people.

IANS| Updated: Dec 24, 2014, 15:26 PM IST
Balachander’s vision, creations inspired many: AR Rahman

Mumbai: Oscar-winning music director AR Rahman says the late legendary Tamil movie and drama director, screen writer and producer K. Balachander inspired generations of creative people.

Balachander, 84, died at a private hospital here Tuesday following prolonged illness and age-related ailments.

Rahman made his debut as music director in the film ‘Roja’, produced by Balachander's home banner, in 1992.

“Dear KB sir, your vision and creations have inspired 3 generations. Really grateful for intro'ing me thru your co Kavithaalaya in Roja. RIP,” Rahman tweeted.