Chennai: Famous Malayalam music director S Balakrishnan (69) died here on Thursday. He had been undergoing treatment for cancer.
Balakrishnan breathed his last around 11 am at his house here. He had composed music for several hit films including ‘Ramjirao Speaking’, ‘In Harihar Nagar’, ‘Godfather’, ‘Vietnam Colony’ and ‘Mazhavil Koodaram’.
He is survived by wife Rajalakshmi, children Sreevalsan and Vimal Sankar. The funeral will be held at the Besant Nagar crematorium in the evening.