Suresh Nair is an Indian screenwriter and director. He was born in Mumbai, to Kallara and Sarasamma Nair. The director has four siblings, three sisters and one brother. Suresh's sisters, Ambika and Radha are well-known actresses in the Telugu, Kannada, and Malayalam cinema.
As a child, Suresh would accompany his sisters to their shooting sets, and that is when he developed an ardent passion for the film industry. The early exposure to the cinema industry helped Suresh to learn a lot about the working of cinema.
The director received a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Bangalore University. After college, he even obtained a degree in Special Effects from Chennai Film School. As a college student, he loved to play cricket. He was very passionate about cricket, but couldn't pursue it as a career because of discouragement from his family.
Suresh began his career as an actor, like his siblings, but soon left acting to become a filmmaker. Suresh began with directing music videos. He entered the field of screenwriting with 2003, musical comedy, titled, "Jhankaar Beats."
Suresh worked alongside
Sujoy Ghosh, Bollywood director. The movie received immense popularity among the viewers. The audiences particularly enjoyed the funny, and witty dialogues of the movie, written by Suresh. He later worked in 2005, "Home Delivery."
The film got a positive response to its story and appalling dialogues. Some of his other projects include the immensely popular and innovative films, titled, "
Namastey London," "Salaam-E-Ishq," "
Shootout at Lokhandwala," "Singh is King," "
London Dreams," "
Kahaani," "D-Day," "
Bang Bang," "
Haseena Parkar," and "Kahaani 2." Suresh also produced films including, "Mirchi Malini," "Copy," and the famous,
Amitabh Bachchan starter, "
He also produced the Sujoy Ghosh directed, "
Good Luck." The film was released in 2018 and received immense critical appreciation. Thus, Suresh is one of the most promising directors of Bollywood. When asked about his experience in the film industry, he confessed that being a director is something he never thought of, but he is grateful.
He also added that the one project closest to his heart is 2014, Comedy film, "Medulla Oblongata." The movie was released under Yash Raj Productions and was one of Suresh's finest projects. Suresh currently resides in America, and he dreams of making a Hollywood film, one good day.