Ernamkulam: Director of super hits in Molly wood, Sachi, passed away at a private hospital in Thrissur on Thursday. He was in a critical state after a cardiac arrest he suffered during a hip replacement surgery in another hospital. He was 48. His body kept in high court courtyard to pay last tribute for the public. The funeral will reportedly took place at Ravipuram public crematorium.
KR Sachidanandan popularly known as Sachi, an lawyer by profession entered film industry as a script writer in the film ‘Chocolate’ in 2007 with co-writer Sethu. Followed the maiden hit the duo penned many hits , ‘Seniors”, ‘Doubles’, ‘Makeup Man’, ‘Robin hood’.
Sachi started to deliver independent script in the by joining with director Joshi in the film ‘Run Baby Run’ a Mohanlal starring film. The film was box office hit. A number of super hits took birth from his pen then, Ramleela, ‘Chettayis’,’ Driving license’, ‘Sherlock homes’.
His directorial debut, ‘Anarkali’ ‘Pruthyuraj’ starring film was a great success in box office. His recent film ‘Ayyappanum Koshiyum’ repeated the box office success.