T.K.Ramachandran (unknown – October 1993), was an Indian film actor and also a producer, who worked in Tamil cinema. He was a popular villain and character actor in many movies in 50’s and also acted as hero in initial years. In 1966 he produced the movie "Periya Manithan" under the banner Saraswathi Productions starring Kannada actress Uday Chandrika in lead with him in supporting role, directed by K. C. Krishna Moorthy. Later acted in some 70’s movies including the 1978 Rajinikanth starer Bairavi and acted until 1982.
He died in October 1993.[ citation needed ]
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Krishnankoil Venkadachalam Mahadevan was an Indian composer, singer-songwriter, music producer, and musician known for his works in Tamil cinema, Telugu cinema, Kannada cinema, and Malayalam cinema. He is best known for his contributions in works such as Manchi Manasulu (1962), Lava Kusa (1963), Thiruvilaiyadal (1965), Saraswathi Sabatham (1966), Kandan Karunai (1967), Thillana Mohanambal (1968), Adimai Penn (1969), Balaraju Katha (1970), Athiparasakthi (1971), Sankarabharanam (1979), Saptapadi (1981), Sirivennela (1986), Sruthilayalu (1987), Pelli Pustakam (1991), and Swathi Kiranam (1992).
Jacob "Jack" Kruschen was a Canadian character actor who worked primarily in American film, television and radio. Kruschen was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Dr. Dreyfuss in the 1960 comedy-drama The Apartment.
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Gerard Tichy was a Spanish actor of German descent, who appeared in numerous movies, including several international productions. He was born in Weißenfels, Germany, on 11 March 1920, and died in Madrid, Spain, on 11 April 1992.
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