Samuthirakani became popular director after directing the film Naadodigal. After this he directed the film Poraali which had Sasikumar and Nimirnthu Nil which had Jayam Ravi in the lead roles. Though he is directing the films on one side, he is also donning the character and villain roles.
Recently the film Tharkappu, Visaranai and Kadhalum Kadanthu Pogum which had him important role was released recently. Many of his films are waiting for release. Currently he is directing a film titled Kitna. After completing this film, he will be directing a film which will have Jayam Ravi in the lead role.
Jayam Ravi is currently donning the lead role in Bogan. After this, he will be acting in the films directed by A L Vijay and Sakthi Soundarajan. After completing these films, he will be donning the lead role in the film to be directed by Samuthirakani.