Cheran is an Indian movie director and actor known in the Tamil cinema for his work. After some time, Cheran became talk of the town through participating in Vijay TV's Bigg Boss Season 3 as one of the contestant.

After the Bigg Boss show, Cheran made his debut as a hero after a long gap in Rajavukku Check, where actress Sarayu was paired opposite to Cheran in this movie. Apart from them, Kana Kaanum Kaalangal's Irfan also played as the antagonist in the film. Also, Srushti Dange and Nandana Varma played the lead role in the film. 

The incident, which shocked was actor Cheran, recently returned his Icon of the Year award which was presented by a popular YouTube channel as they refused to write a critique for his new film.He believes that certain good films are not been recognized and appreciated. This act has been appreciated by most of them.

Cheran posted on his social networking page, and has sent back them the medal. And has said that 'I am not a man who lives in honor of the honor and dignity. I can bring down my movies without criticism .. No one can not bring me down.'