A V M RAJAN was born on 26 July, 1935 at Pudukkottai in Tamil Nadu. He was a famous Tamil actor and producer. A.V.M RAJAN 's real name was Shanmugasundaram. Rajan was a brilliant Student. He started his movie career in 1962. When we look at his family background, Rajan wanted to become an Actor. He wanted to join Cinema but His parents wanted to see him as a police officer. Rajan was student of Madras University. His father sent him Madras for studies but he had some other plans.
He wanted to fulfill his acting Dream. He tried his Luck in Cinema in every film company of south. Rajan worked in many movies in his career. He was a famous Actor of 1960's and 70's. Rajan Started his career in Cinema with "Aayiram Kaalathi Payiru" This was his first movie. After this movie, he signed with the AVM productions. He acted in the all movies of the AVM productions. He worked in the movie "Nanum ORU Pen". This was the first movie of the AVM productions. He played lead role in this movie as " S.S Rajendran". In this movie he worked with the famous Tamil Actress Pushpalatha with whom he later got married after this movie.
They also worked together in the famous movie " karppooram". Rajan had two Daughters and one Son. His Elder Daughter Mahalakshmi became a famous actress of South Industry. His Son became a Lawyer. After his movie career , Rajan became a Christian Pop and quit acting in the movies. A.V.M Rajan was famous for his acting in many movies. He has worked in total 70 movies in his career. His famous movies were "Thulasi Maadam" in which he worked with co-star "S.N Lakshmi". He also worked in the "Chitrangi" and " Andavam Kattalai". He acted as "Rajnikanth" in his famous movie " Major Chandrakanth". He has won many awards for his best movies. He also won the Tamil Nadu state film award for the film " Karppooram".