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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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Times of India

Times of India
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 04:03:45 -0700

Much has been written about Blessy's next movie, which is based on Benyamin's award-winning novel, Aadu Jeevitham . Now, the latest buzz from the camp is that project might take off soon. However, the cast and crew of the movie have not been decided ...

Edmonton Journal

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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 09:31:16 -0800

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Times of India
Sun, 14 Dec 2014 10:34:26 -0800

Delhiites put on their dancing shoes when four DJs - guest DJs DJ Dipika Pandey and DJ Minaz Bhatt, and resident DJs DJ Saurabh and DJ Blessy - spun some funky world music at the launch of Hangover Cafe recently. Kunal Sharma and Jagjeet Singh ...

International Business Times, India Edition

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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 04:56:51 -0800

Also, directors including Siddique, Sathyan Anthikkad, Anil Radhakrishna Menon, Siby Malayil, Blessy, Major Ravi, Shaji Kailas and Priyadarshan attended the event. Meanwhile, Nazriya has chosen to take a break from her acting career in movies after her ...

Times of India

Times of India
Sun, 16 Feb 2014 05:41:15 -0800

Love was in the air for sure as couples arrived in hordes at this Valentine's Day special party at a popular pub. The lovey dovey couples danced to their heart's content amidst pink and red balloons and the special tracks belted out by the dj.Not to be ...
Times of India
Thu, 09 Feb 2012 15:03:45 -0800

KOCHI: "I would blame Blessy sir for spoiling me!" was actor Anupam Kher's response when asked about his experience in director Blessy's Malayalam movie 'Pranayam'. Kher believes that 'Pranayam' had set a high benchmark in his career that not many ...
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Thu, 03 Oct 2013 03:53:27 -0700

The latest one doing rounds is that Fahadh Faasil , the new heartthrob of M'Town has been cast in a Blessy movie next .However, director Blessy says that he has not finalized anything yet. "I am just back from a trip and has been busy with many things.
Mon, 26 Nov 2012 21:43:28 -0800

Thiruvananthapuram: Mahila Morcha, the women's wing of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), alleges that actress Shwetha Menon and director Blessy are 'exploiting motherhood for commercial purposes' by incorporating the actress's delivery in 'Kalimannu'.

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