It is reported that Gautham Menon lost control over the wheel while taking a turn and hit the lorry head-on.
Renowned filmmaker Gautham Vasudev Menon met with a vehicle accident in Chennai today. The incident occurred near Chennai's Sholinganallur signal around 4 am on Thursday, December 7.
The director was traveling to Mahabalipuram when this accident took place. The director is said to have escaped with just some minor injuries. Currently, he is wrapping Vikram's Dhruva Natchatiram and a long-awaited film starring Dhanush and Megha Akash "Ennai Noki Paayum Thotta" which will get released soon. His web series Weekend Machan will be unveiled on Friday, December 8. This series revolves the life of four youngster Techie living in Chennai.
The acclaimed director, has directed films in both Tamil and Telugu.
GVM, as he is popularly known, has made several hit Tamil films inclduing Vaaranam Aayiram (2008), Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa (2010), Kaakha Kaakha (2003), Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu (2006), Yennai Arindhaal (2015) and Achcham Yenbadhu Madamaiyada (2016).