Thyagu Thavanoor is a production designer in the Indian film industry. He has predominantly worked in the Malayalam cinema. He got a very keen eye for the aesthetics and art. He worked as an art director for the film ‘Ann Mariya Kalippilanu.’ It got released in the year 2016. Sunny Wayne, Sara Arjun, and Aji Varghese acted in the movie, and Midhun Manuel Thomas directed the master piece. It narrated the story of eternal friendship between a goon and a cheerful girl whose life changes after one point. Thyagu did the film Godha which got directed by Basil Joseph. It got released in the year 2017. It had the star cast of Torino Thomas, Renji Panicker, and Wamiqa Gabbi. The story of the movie revolved around two wrestlers who fell in love with each other even after unfavorable circumstances.

He worked as an art director on the project and constructed wrestling rings and many more realistic sets for which he got a lot of appreciation from the professionals of the industry. His next venture took place with the film Basheerinte Premlekhanam in the year 2017. It got directed by Aneesh Anwar and had the ensemble cast starring Farhaan Faasil, Sona Altaf, Madhu, and Sheela in the main leads. The art direction did by Thyagu received positive criticism as he portrayed a beautiful village setup in the movie. The story of the film had a rural-based love story between a girl named Suhra and a guy named Basheer. He also worked in the movie ‘ Neeli’ under the direction of Althaf Rahman.

It had the star cast of Anoop Menon and Mamta Mohandas in the main leads. It showed the journey of a mother when her daughter goes missing. It went blockbuster at the box office. Thyagu took one notch up in his career with the film ‘ Who’ where he worked as a production designer. The movie got directed by Ajay Devaloka and had the star cast of Sajin Saleem, Shine Tom Chacko, and Perle Maoney. Apart from these films, the artist also worked in the art department of several films Madhugaru in the year 2018 and the movie Out of Rana in the year 2016. He also had an association with the movies Aakashvani, Kunjiramanayam, Teens, Aakasmikam, and Sthalam as an art director. Thyagu did a movie with Alice George named ‘Ann Marie is in the Caliphate.’

Jothish Shankar Malayalam Actor

Jothish Shankar

Jothish Shankar is a South Indian art director who works in the Malayalam film industry. He is known for his work in several Malayalam feature films like Valliyum Thetti Pulliyum Thetti and Kaadu Pookkunna Neram. He has worked with directors like Salim Ahmad, Dr. Biju, Anil Radhakrishnan Menon and Sunil Ibrahim. Jothish hails from Alappuzha in Kerala. He currently lives in Ernakulam in Kochi in Kerala. He joined the Raja Ravi Varma College of Fine Arts in Mavelikkara in Kerala on 7th June 1995 from where he graduated on 10th June 2001. Filmmakers and critics first noticed Jothish for his work as an Art Director in the film Adaminte Makan Abu co-produced, directed and written by Salim Ahmad. The film hit the screens on 24th June 2011. It received several awards and accolades. He also worked in many of Salim Ahmed’s movies like Kunjananthante Kada in 2013 and Pathemari in 2015. Jothish received praise from superstar Mammoothy and director Madhu Ambat for creating an entire movie for the movie Kunjananthante Kada. He won the Best Art Director Award at the Ramu Kariat Film Awards in 2015 for the historical period drama film Pathemari. It took him one year to complete his project for Pathemari. The movie received several awards and accolades. Jothish worked in the Malayalam film Chapters written and directed by Sunil Ibrahim. The film hit the screens on 7th December 2012. He also worked in Sunil Ibrahim’s Arikil Oraal which hit the silver screens on 30th August 2013. Jothish worked in the movie North 24 Kaatham written and directed by Anil Radhakrishnan Menon. The film hit the screens on 15th September 2013. He also worked in other movies by Radhakrishnan like Sapthama Shree Thaskara in 2014 and Lord Livingston 7000 Kandi in 2015. He received accolades for creating a tribal village seventy feet from the ground, atop the trees of the Idduki Forest for Lord Livingston 7000 Kandi. Jothish also worked in Malayalam movies like Ee Adutha Kaalathu in 2012, Out Sider in 2012, Matinee in 2012, SIM (Sorry I am Mad) in 2013, Oliporru in 2013, Thomsun Villa in 2014, Law Point in 2014, Pakida in 2014, Veyilum Mazhayum in 2014, Munnariyippu in 2014, D 31th in 2016, Town To Town in 2016, Pa Va in 2016, Velliyum Thetti Pulliyum Thetti in 2016, Kochuva Paulo Ayappa Coelo in 2016, Kaadu Pokkuna Neru in 2017 and Aradi in 2017. Jothish’s latest work as an Art Director is in the Malayalam drama movie Poomaram co-produced, written and directed by Abrid Shine. The film was set to release in February 2017 but was delayed.

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