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Born Thiruvalla, Kerala, India
Occupation director, scriptwriter
Years active 1986– present

Blessy is an Indian film director and screenwriter who has made several critically acclaimed Malayalam films.[1]


Blessy learned his trade as an assistant director with filmmakers such as Padmarajan and Lohithadas. He scripted and directed his debut movie Kaazcha in 2004. Kaazcha portrayed the story of an orphaned boy, a victim of Gujarat earthquake and how he changes the life of a small-town film operator (played by Mammootty) and his family. The film won three Kerala State Film Awards including Best Film and Best Actor for Mammootty.[2]

His next movie was Thanmathra (2005), which depicted the story of a middle-class government employee (played by Mohanlal) and his family, and portrayed the effects of Alzheimer's disease on his life and his family. The film won Blessy National Award for the Best Feature Film in Malayalam and five Kerala State Film Awards including Best Film, Best Director, Best Screenplay and Best Actor for Mohanlal.[3]

Blessy's next venture had Mammootty in Palunku (2006), followed by Calcutta News (2008), starring Dileep and Meera Jasmine, went on to be marginal hits. Bhramaram (2009), which had Mohanlal once again in the lead role was another successful movie. It was a story of Revenge against those that falsely accuse a man of murder and ruin his life.His latest film is Pranayam, released on 31 August 2011 which includes once again Mohanlal along with Anupam Kher, and Jaya Prada.


As Director[edit]

Year Film Language Role(s) Cast National Awards Kerala State Film Awards Notes
2004 Kaazhcha Malayalam Writer, director Mammootty, Padmapriya, Manoj K. Jayan, Innocent 3 Malayalam Cinema Debut.
2005 Thanmathra Malayalam Writer, director Mohanlal, Meera Vasudevan, Nedumudi Venu, Jagathy Sreekumar 1 5
2006 Palunku Malayalam Writer, director Mammootty, Lakshmi Sharma, Jagathy Sreekumar 1
2008 Calcutta News Malayalam Writer, director Dileep, Meera Jasmine, Indrajith, Innocent, Bindu Panicker 2
2009 Bhramaram Malayalam Writer, director Mohanlal, Bhumika Chawla, Murali Gopy, Suresh Menon, Lakshmi Gopalaswamy 1
2011 Pranayam Malayalam Writer, director Mohanlal, Anupam Kher, Jaya Prada 1
2013 Kalimannu[4] Malayalam Writer, director Biju Menon, Shweta Menon


National Film Awards

Kerala State Film Awards

Filmfare Awards

Asianet Film Awards

Other Awards

  • 2006: Kalavedi International Prathibha Award Best Film Maker – Thanmathra
  • 2005: Kalavedi International Prathibha Award Best Film Maker – Kaazhcha
  • 2005: 15th Ramu Kariat Award instituted by Arya-Thrissivaperoor for Kaazhcha


External links[edit]

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927 news items


Tue, 24 Mar 2015 21:52:04 -0700

The police lost two weeks of precious time when they were following a false lead given by the first two accused, Reshma Rangaswami and Blessy. They had repeatedly said that they bought cocaine from a Russian living in Goa. The police combed Goa for a ...


The New Indian Express
Mon, 23 Mar 2015 15:23:19 -0700

They were held on the charges of helping the first accused Reshma Rengaswamy and second accused Blessy Silvester for starting the cocaine business in Kochi as the boutique business operated by Reshma suffered serious loss. They also assured them ...
Times of India
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 14:00:00 -0700

The first five accused in the case - Bengaluru-based model Reshma Rangaswamy, assistant director Blessy Silvestor, upcoming actor Shine Tom Chacko, model Tincy Babu and businesswoman Sneha Babu - were arrested from a Kadavanthra flat on ...
Times of India
Wed, 25 Mar 2015 11:45:00 -0700

Shine is the third accused in the case while Reshma is the first accused. Second accused in the case is 22-year-old Blessy Silvestor while 25-year-old Tincy Babu of Kozhikodu in Karunagappally is the fourth accused and 25-year-old Sneha Babu of 28th ...

The New Indian Express

The New Indian Express
Tue, 24 Mar 2015 17:34:33 -0700

Another important lead in the case was the identity of 'Franco' who allegedly supplied cocaine to Reshma and Blessy. 'Franco' is the nick name of Okowe, which was confirmed by Jasbir and Prithviraj during interrogation,” he said. Shelby said that the ...
The Hindu
Sun, 22 Mar 2015 17:09:33 -0700

The accused were identified as Jasbir Singh, a native of Punjab who was settled in Chennai, and Prithviraj, a native of Chennai, who had allegedly helped the first two accused Reshma Rengaswamy and Blessy Silvester to engage in cocaine trade. The duo ...
Kaumudi Online
Thu, 19 Mar 2015 03:41:15 -0700

Just before Blessy and others were arrested, a man just walked out of the flat, according to eye witnesses. He was later seen going with a police officer in mufti dress to the flat, where the smoke party was being held. He left the police there and ...
Kaumudi Online
Thu, 05 Feb 2015 22:45:00 -0800

On interrogation, Blessy Sylvester told police that when she reached Goa to celebrate New Year, a person with a shoulder bag gave her cocaine. She also said that a film director introduced her to noted industrialist Nizam. I met him during the smoke ...

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