Raghuvaran was an Indian actor who predominantly acted in movies made in South India.

He became famous for his portrayal of villain and character roles in Tamil movies. He has acted in more than 150 Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu, Kannada and Hindi films.

He was born in Kollengode in Palakkad district, Kerala. He was the grandson of Mr. N. Radha Krishna Menon and Late. Smt. Satyavathy Amma and son of Mr Velayudhan and Mrs. Kasturi. He was married to Malayalam actress Rohini and has a son with her, Sai Rishivaran. The couple divorced later.

Raghuvaran died on March 19th, 2008 in Chennai as a result of a cardiac arrest.

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