Santhivila Dinesh is an Indian who is a popular film director, writer, filmmaker, journalist, producer, and entrepreneur in South India. He mainly works in Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, and Kannada film and television market.


Santhivila Dinesh

He mainly climbed to fame after his direction in the famous movie titled Bunglavil Outha in the year 2005. He also has a close experience to work with many well known celebrities within the South Indian film and tv industry.

Santhivila Dinesh Biography

Santhivila Dinesh belongs to a upper-middle-class Hindu family from Trivandrum, Kerala, India. He is a Indian national and believes in Hindu religion. Santhivila Dinesh is a stunning man having a stylish and charismatic personality. He’s 5 feet and 10 inches in height along with his body weight is around 70 kilograms. He has a cute grin, ordinary physique, and normal body measurements. He’s got simple gray color hair and also has amazing black color mesmerizing eyes. In addition, he features an extensive gray color mustache. His father’s name is Mr. Dinesh who is a renowned business man and a member of a political party and also his mommy’s name is Mrs. Dinesh who’s a housewife.


He has one sibling as per his social media updates. Santhivila Dinesh’s marital status is married. He is married to a Kerala centered woman, and the couple is blessed with a boy.

Santhivila was thinking about film making and writing since his youth. He always wished to pursue his career in the entertainment field of the South Indian industry. After the completion of his school, he started his professional career in the entertainment industry.

Full Name: Santhivila Dinesh

Date of Birth: 27-july 1974

Age: 46 Years

Birth-place: Trivandrum, Kerala, India

Profession: Film Director, Writer, Filmmaker, Journalist, Producer and Entrepreneur

Nationality: Indian

Home-town: Kerala

Zodiac Sign: Leo

School: Local High School, Trivandrum, Kerala, India

College / University: University of Kerala, Trivandrum, India

Education Qualifications: Graduation in Journalism

Net Worth: $0.3 Million

Santhivila Dinesh Family

  • Santhivila Dinesh loves to spend time with his family and friends.
Santhivila Dinesh with his son

Santhivila Dinesh with his son

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Santhivila Dinesh with his family

Santhivila Dinesh Career

Santhivila Dinesh started his career as a journalist and worked with a private news company. He worked for some time and then he stopped his job and started pursuing his interest in the entertainment industry.

At the starting of his career, he worked as an assistant manager in the film industry and started directing many movies and contributed in many commercial hits in the South Indian film industry. He rose to fame after the commercial success of his eponymous movie Bunglavil Outha.

He’s worked in movies including Anuyathra, Chilluvilakku, Nizhal Kannadi, Valayam, Ammakkoru Tharattu, and several other favorite movie stars.

Santhivila Dinesh Controversy


Santhivila Dinesh with Bhagyalakshmi

Santhivila Dinesh was landed into a controversy when famous South Indian celebrity Bhagyalakshmi filed a complaint against him. As stated by her, Dinesh harassed her by imitating her name through social media. After this episode, it had been shown that Bhagyalakshmi and also two other ladies bashed an individual over interpersonal networking who had been consistently making derogatory comments on girls through his YouTube channel.

Santhivila Dinesh Facts and Data

  • Santhivila Dinesh likes to spend his time with his family, drifting around different states all over the globe.
  • He infrequently used social media marketing but likes to share his unforgettable moments together along with his family over his social websites accounts. But he mainly focuses on his career.
  • Santhivila was born in Trivandrum, Kerala, India.
  • He is 47 years old and 5 ft 08.
  • Santhivila has worked as a journalist in a private news company.
  • Later he developed an interest in Indian cinema.
  • Dinesh did a course of film direction from Trivandrum.
  • In 1991, he started his career as an assistant director.
  • Santhivila was the assistant director of the film ‘Kuttapathram’.
  • He has worked with the famous director ‘Aniyan’ for the movie ‘Kavadiyattam’ (1993).
  • In 1993, he got the opportunity to work for the movie ‘Bhagyavan’.
  • He has worked for the Telugu series ‘Amrutham’ (2004).
  • Sanithivila Dinesh directed the blockbuster Malayalam film ‘Bungalowil Outha’ (2005).
  • The film features famous actors like ‘Sajan Surya’, ‘Lal’ and Jegathy Sreekumar.
  • In 2005, he has worked for the movies like ‘Thommanum Makkalum’, ‘Krithyam’ and ‘Chanthupottu’.
  • He was part of the Malayalam film ‘Athbhutha Dweepu’ (2005).
  • He has worked for Malayalam TV programs like ‘Anuyathra’ and ‘Chilluvilakku’.
  • In 2012, he got the opportunity to work for the film ‘Nizhal Kannadi’.
  • Dinesh was interviewed by the YouTube channel “Nanacinema TV”.