The South Indian Cinema is used to refer collectively to the five film industries of South India, the Tamil, the Telugu, the Kannada, the Malayalam and the Tulu film industries as a single entity. They are based in Chennai, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Kochi and Mangalore respectively. Although developed independently for a long period of time, gross exchange of film performers and technicians as well as globalisation helped to shape this new identity, which competes with other film industries in the world. The largest industry are the Tamil film industry and the Telugu film industry which are responsible for 55% of all film revenues in South India as of 2013. The industry is regulated by the South Indian Film Chamber of Commerce. Here is the details of tamil directors native where the got birth. Director Hari who is the director movie Singam series was born in Thoothukudi, Tamilnadu. Hari was born in Katchanavilai near Nazareth in Tuticorin District, Tamil Nadu, India. His father, Gopal Nadar, is a vessels merchant. Later his family moved to Chennai, where Hari was schooling and had a graduated in Commerce. Gautham Vasudev Menon (born 25 February 1973), better known as Gautham Menon, is an Indian film director and producer, who predominantly works in Tamil cinema. He has also directed a few films in Hindi and Telugu languages which are remakes of his own Tamil films. Many of his films have been critically acclaimed, most notably his semi-autobiographical Vaaranam Aayiram (2008), romantic classic Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa (2010), his action-thrillers Kaakha Kaakha (2003) and Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu (2006). Tamil Movie Vaaranam Aayiram won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Tamil.