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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
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
2015 Untitled Dream Project Malayalam Writer, Director Mammootty


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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La Voix du Nord
Tue, 08 Apr 2014 03:51:35 -0700

Votre navigateur ne supporte pas les frames, cliquez ici pour vous connecter. Région > Bruay-la-Buissière et ses environs > Blessy. Blessy : Bernard Mantel succède à Yves Dehaeze à la mairie. Par la rédaction pour La Voix du Nord, Publié le 08/04/2014.

Times of India

Times of India
Mon, 07 Apr 2014 11:47:00 -0700

The Mohanlal-starrer film Pranayam, directed by Blessy, was alleged to be a copy of Cox's famous film Innocence. Blessy denied it, and Cox's fans were keen to award him in the credits for Pranayam's success, but Paul remained cool. "Whether it is based ...


Thu, 10 Apr 2014 13:03:45 -0700

A new mini-development diary from Ubisoft, narrated by lead PC engineer Paul Blessy, vaunts the unique technology used in enriching the world of Watch Dogs on PC. Topping the list of graphical doodads is NVIDIA's HBAO+, Horizon-Based Ambient ...

Times of India

Times of India
Fri, 04 Apr 2014 11:45:58 -0700

After a one-year stint in radio, Sreenath debuted with a cameo role in Blessy's Pranayam, followed by Aashiq Abu's 22 Female Kottayam. In 2012, he catapulted to fame with Da Thadiya and Honey Bee. Today, he is as busy as bee with his kitty full of movies.
La Voix du Nord
Tue, 25 Mar 2014 14:45:00 -0700

À Amettes, où il reste encore douze sièges sur quinze à pourvoir. Au premier tour, ils étaient pas moins de 32 candidats ! À Blessy, sur les 45 candidats au départ, personne n'a été élu. Les quinze sièges seront pourvus après le passage aux urnes de ...
La Voix du Nord
Sun, 30 Mar 2014 11:11:15 -0700

Dans le Bruaysis, on votait également ce dimanche à Allouagne, Amettes, Blessy, Gosnay, Haillicourt, Haisnes, Houdain, Isbergues, Labeuvrière, Lillers, Linghem, Norrent-Fontes et Witternesse. Cet article vous a intéressé ? Poursuivez votre lecture sur ...
L'Écho de la Lys
Wed, 26 Mar 2014 09:52:30 -0700

Vols dans les buvettes des clubs de foot. Dans la nuit de vendredi à samedi, plusieurs clubs ont été victimes d'effractions et de vols. Essentiellement des boissons. À Saint-Quentin/Blessy et Lambres-lez-Aire, on a découvert les faits samedi en fin de ...
La Voix du Nord
Sat, 22 Mar 2014 10:27:24 -0700

Qu'elle est sale, chargée, malodorante, cette eau polluée qui arrive à la station d'épuration à travers l'assainissement des entreprises et des particuliers de Mametz, Blessy et Rebecques ! Pourtant, c'est toute propre et claire qu'elle repart vers la ...

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