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.