Uday Mahesh’s full name is Udhayabhanu Maheswaran. He is a Tamil film actor as well as director. Naalai 2006 and Chakkara Viyugam 2008 are the two films directed by him. He is well known for his depiction of Vishwanathan in Tamil series Office that was aired on Star Vijay. Uday made his directorial debut with the Tamil film Naalai with Richard Rishi and Madhumitha in the lead characters.

This film introduced Natarajan Subramaniam as an actor. A film was released in 2006 named A Gangster, which gave an average collection. Uday again tried his direction for the movie Chakkara Viyugam 2008 which was a crime thriller shoot around Kolkata. Crew complained about the actress Daisy Bopanna and the Natrajan’s camera operator assignment was the reason for the brief delay of this film. The flick got released in the year 2008 and went unnoticed at the box office. Thereafter, Udhayabhanu had stopped directing films.

He directed only two films but as an actor he worked in many films such as 2016 release Idhu Namma Aalu, 2015 release Enakkul Oruvan in which he played the role of Ranjith, Thanga Magan in which he appeared as Jen Builders Agent and 144 in which he appeared as Feelings Ravi, 2014 release Jeeva in which he appeared as Raghavan and Poriyaalan, 2013 release in which he performed a tiny role in critically acclaimed Moodar Koodam in which he played the role of Salim Bhai and a Hindi film Madras