PERFORMED MORE THAN 5600 STAGE SHOWS IN TAMIL THROUGH OUT THE WORLD..
MOST OF THE PLAYS FOR LIONS,ROTARY ,SCHOOLS,COLLAGES & FOR SOCIAL WELFARE ORGANISATIONS.
SHOT TELE SERIALS FOR BLOOD DONATION,EYE DONATION, JUVENILE DIABETICS.,RAIN HARVEST & TREE PLANTING.
WON ALL INDIA BEST RADIO PROGRAMME PRODUCER AWARD FOR FOUR TIMES.
BEST COMEDIAN AWARD FOR THREE CONSECUTIVE YEARS FROM MYLAPORE ACADEMY.
KALAIMAAMANI & KALAIVANAR AWARD FROM TAMIL NADU GOVT.
BLOOD DONOR FOR MORE THAN 50 TIMES.
DOING MASS BURIAL OF UNCLAIMED BODIES FROM GOVT.GENERAL HOSPITALS.
ENTERED IN LIMCA BOOK OF RECORDS FOR THREE TIMES.
CONFERRED DOCTORATE FROM AMERICAN TAMIL UNIVERSITY,WASHINGTON
DRAMA SUPERSTAR,NAADAGA ULAGA VASOOL CHAKRAVARTHI,NAGAICHUVAI NAYAGAN, RATHATH THILAGAM,MAKIZH KALAI VENDHAN,VEDHA NAYAGAN,NATAKHA RATHNA,NATAKHA KALA SARATHY, NADAGA CHODAMANI, VANI KALA SUDHAKARA, MANITHA NEYA MAAMANI ,HASYA PRAKASA, TELUGU ACADAMY'S UGATHI PURASKAR ,VISION GUARDIAN & NAL NAGAICHUVAI ULAGA NAAYAGAN by Rotary.
Playwright, Producer, Director, Television, Film and Theatre artiste playing lead roles, S.VE.SHEKHER is a household name with Tamil connoisseurs, popularly known for his punch, quick wit and humor. His hold over the realm of performing arts since 1974 is commendable.
SATTANATHAPURAM VENKATARAMAN SHEKHER, known as S.VE.SHEKHER, is a Diploma holder in Mechanical Engineering with Post Diploma in Air Conditioning and Refrigeration. He is also a Sound Recordist, Programme Producer, Still Photographer, Videographer, Editor and Director. He was the editor for the Tamil Magazine “Naradhar”
S.Ve. Shekher’s Natakhapriya so far has produced 24 stage plays and performed more
than 5800 shows on stage completed 90 films in Tamil. He was the Regional Chair
person of Central Board of Film Censors in Tamil Nadu. Has staged plays at all important
towns, villages in Tamil Nadu and many state capitals and union territories. On invitation
from Tamil population from USA, Canada, Dubai, Abudhabi, Srilanka, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia,
Thailand and Bangkok he has staged full length plays successfully. He has created
history in staging full length dramas with all the members of his troupe in United
States of America (Bay to East Coast) -
.In 1985 he staged eight full length plays at one go (from 07.47 a.m to 01.49 a.m of the following day) and this was acknowledged as unsurpassed feat of a stage artist in the LIMCA BOOK OF RECORDS. With his technical proviso along with histrionics he produced an unique television show, a real treat, S.Ve.SHEKHER meets S.Ve.SHEKHER”, wherein he is both the interviewer and interviewee (Also Entered in Limca Book of Records). Shekher is a regular BLOOD DONAR, and donated more than 50 times. He has been a willing fund raiser for a number of campaigns by the Jaycees, Lions Clubs, Rotary Clubs and several other social organizations. He has associated himself with the NIIT in their EACH ONE TEACH ONE computer literacy program.
Dr. J. Jayalalitha had released a total of 32 Books (complete Story & Dialogue of all his stage plays, Joke Book, Answers to the Questions asked by his fans, his social Views) all in his own inevitable humorous way on 17.10.2004, which is the first of its kind in this field. In 1994 Shekher and his plays entered the website / internet field first of its kind for a dramatist. All his plays are available in the internet .[.s.v.sekar ]
S.Ve.Shekher was an elected Member of Legislative Assembly Tamilnadu from Mylapore