Midhun Chettoor is a famous director and actor who mainly work in the Malayalam television and film industry. Midhun Chettoor was born in a Malayali family in Calicut, Kerala, and he has a sibling Manu Chettoor. After schooling, he pursued his graduation in B. Sc Visual communication from CSI Bishop APAASAMY College of Arts and Science at Coimbatore from 2007 to 2010. Also, he completed six months of special training in film making and television production. Midhun Chettoor is very much interested in mimicry right from childhood and actively took part in various mimicry competitions ,which eventually led him to win the state-level matches four times and national-level competition one time.
So far, Midhun has done over a thousand stage shows in and around the country. Some of the famous personalities whose voice he can mimic are
, Obama, A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, and Elizabeth Rani. Following his graduation in 2010, Midhun Chettoor began working for the Malayalam television channel Amrita Television as the promo producer. He also worked as the promo producer in Mazhavil Manorama channel. Midhun Chettoor started the year 2016 by being the executive producer of the Mazhavil Manorama reality dance series D 4 Dance season one, two, and three. The celebrity talk show Onnum Onnum Monnu season 2 was Midhu Chettoor's debut project as a director.
Following the success as a director, he worked as the creative producer in the game show
on Mazhavil Manorama. In 2017, Midhun Chettoor performed as the director for the Mazhavil Manorama sitcom Prekshakare Avashyamundu where artists will perform a comedy-drama. In his project on Mazhavil Manorama, Midhun Chettoor was assigned the job of creative content producer for the reality talent show
. The year 2019 turned out to be an excellent year for Midhun Chettor, as he got the opportunity to direct the popular and the longest-running Malayalam sitcom, Marimayam on Mazhavil Manorama.
Marimayam is a show which highlights the flaws and shortcomings in the government system. The impressive performance of the cast and the crew members of the show made it won the Kerala State Television Awards for the fourth time in 2019. His next outing in the channel was the spoof comedy show
as the director. In 2020, Midhun Chettor appeared as a patient in the
starrer Varane Avasyamund.