Randor Guy

Randor Guy is a noted Indian writer, filmmaker and TV producer. He is a film historian and crime writer whose work has been published in many languages including English not only in India but also in Sri Lanka, Singapore, United Kingdom, the United States and Canada. He is the author of several best sellers: Star Light Star Bright, about the history of cinema; Murder for Pleasure, and Madhuri Oru Maadhri. He has won numerous awards for his contributions to Indian cinema history such as the Gnana Kala Bharathi, the Value Arts Foundation Award, the Inturi Award, Gnana Samudra, and RajTV Gold Coin Award. He has worked in Hollywood on two screenplays: Perfumed Garden, and Maya.

He lives in Madras, now called Chennai, and has travelled widely. He believes that work is worship and to worship is to work, and also that there is “So much to do, so little done, and not much time left!”

Can be contacted at randorguy11@gmail.com , and guyrandor@ymail.com
Apr 16, 2012
Laxmibai Karve, a 45-year-old widow from Poona, was poisoned by her doctor on the train to Bombay. by Randor Guy The slow-crawling passenger night train from Poona to Bombay pulled into Victoria Terminus, Bombay after a weary stop-at-every station journey soon after dawn....
Mar 19, 2012
One of the most sensational cases that Dr. C. B. Gopalakrishna investigated from the Forensic Science angle was the history-making Alavandar murder case. Even though more than half century has passed since the murder and its trial that shook South India, it is still being...