Richard M. Nathan is an Indian cinematographer, who works in the Tamil film industry. He began assisting K. V. Anand and worked on Khakee and Sivaji. He received a nomination from the Vijay Awards for the Best Cinematographer category for his work in his debut venture, Vasanthabalan's Angadi Theru, where he shot on the streets of the crowded Ranganathan Theru in Chennai. He was subsequently chosen by K. V. Anand to be the cinematographer for Ko, winning acclaim for his shots in Norway and his work in the songs.
He then partnered up with director Thiru for the Vishal starrers Samar and Naan Sigappu Manithan, filming scenes in Bangkok and getting good reviews from critics. He won further critical acclaim and plaudits for his work in Vanakkam Chennai.
It is widely believed that all the movies he acts in Cameo roles have become a box office hit . His movies Ko , Trisha illna Nayanthara and his recent picture Appa are all considered box office hits.
Born in: Tamil Nadu, India