Sri MGR Year 95, 5th January, Saturday
T.S.Balaiah debuted in Sathi Leelavathi along with MGR. Then he got chance in acting as Hero in many movies, later T.S.Balaiah acted as Villain and character artist in many flicks including MGR starrer films.
M.N.Nambiyar first acted with our beloved Leader MGR in Rajakumari as an aide! then he became number one Villain artist for MGR movies. But in real life they were very close.
Below is the article published in Dinakaran Vasantham dated 20th June 1999. The article is about the friendship between MGR and Balaiah, followed by Nambiyar.
The article mentions that MGR for his friendship dropped the project which later became a super hit movie with Gemini Ganesan starrer Karpagam.