Shiju AR Malayalam Actor
Shiju AR is an Indian actor who had a versatile career, ranging from Mollywood to Tollywood, and even a bit of a foray into the international movie scene under the stage name Devi Shiju.
Born Shiju AR to parents Rasheed and Ayisha in Ernakulam, Kerala on the 4th of August, 1974;he completed his education from St. Albert’s College in Ernakulam and then from the S.S.M Polytechnic College in Tirur before entering into the movie scene in 1996.
His debut Tamil movie was Mahaprabhu directed by Venkatesh A. where his role as a villain gave his first major break. His further work in the Telugu movie Devi ensured a super hit, followed by Manasantha Nuvve Story soon >> Read More... Manasantha Nuvve , Simharasi, Nuvu Naaku Natchav etc.
His works in Mollywood include his debut movie Mazhavilkoodaaram where he played the role of Suresh in the musical hit, Anuragakottaram, Dosth, Kaaryasthan Ring Master Click to look into! >> Read More... Ring Master , Polytechnic and Avatharam. He has of played roles including that of a lover in Snehapoorvam cast against Vaibhavi Merchant Vaibhavi Merchant is one of the best choreographer >> Read More... Vaibhavi Merchant , alongside Innocent, to acting in the Telugu drama movie Siva Rama Raju.
His international works include In the Name of Buddha in English in the year 2002 directed by Rajesh Touchriver Rajesh Touchriver was born at Idukki, Kerala to a >> Read More... Rajesh Touchriver along with the second one called True Identity also in English in 2002; and his works in television serials include Akashadoothu on Surya TV, and Sooryakaladi on the channel Amrita TV.
Having taken a break in 2004, Shiju made his come-back in 2013 with the movie Proprietors: Kammath & Kammath¸ an action comedy featuring Mammootty and Dileep where he played the role of Sunnichan, the brother of the character played by Karthika Nair.
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Shiju AR  was born on 4th of Aug in the year 1974 in Kerala, India. Shiju was the son of  Rasheed and Ayisha. He is smallest of his brother and sister, Shibu & Sheersha. He had his education at St. Albert's school, Ernakulam, and degree education at S. S. M Polytechnic College, Tirur. His soul partner name is  Preethi Prem, who was an air hostess for Kuwait Airways and a Bharatnatyam classical dancer. Muskaan Shiju is the name of their cute daughter. He currently resides at Edapally, Kochi with family. 

Shijo AR is a talented actor who has performed immensely good in Tollywood Mollywood and also an international movie. He entered industry when he was just 22 yrs old. His performance right from the first Tamil picture in 1996 “MAHAPRABHU” directed by A. Venkatesh is worth watching. His journey towards success started from his first movie itself. He further worked in a Telugu movie named DEVI directed by Kodi Rama Krishna, which was a super hit. Blessed by God and his hard work led him to many hit movies like Manasantha Ave, Nuvu Nakku Natchavu, Simharasi and Ammayikosa, Ishttamanu Nooruvattam, Kalachakram, Sidhartha, Vachalam, etc. His career and his destiny gave him major turn in life, and he acted in an international film named IN THE NAME OF BUDDHA directed by Rajesh Touchriv. After this, he took a long break in 2004 and made Grand coming back with Proprietors: Kammath & Kammath in 2013 & 'Karyasthan'. Various Malayalam movies are sound thoma, Polytechnic, Dolphin Bar, Cousins, and Sai Baba Sai Baba is a Tamil television series. The show is >> Read More... Sai Baba : a Telugu movie with which Shijo joined after his come back.

Now, he is active in both big and small screen. He has contributed a lot in films like cousins Kuruthamkettavan, Avatharam as Bai Jabbar, Dolphins, Ring Master as Kishore Kumar Kishore Kumar is an Indian playback singer, who ha >> Read More... Kishore Kumar , Polytechnic, Ezhu Sundara Rathrikal as Alex's friend, Pullipulikalum Aattinkuttiyum (2013) as Chakka Vijayan, Nadodimannan, Kaaryasthan as Himself, and many more.

Telugu movies in which he acted remarkably are Devi (1999), Simharasi, AYODHYA, Shatru, Nuvvu Naaku Nachchavu, Chiranjeevulu, Adrustam, Siva Rama Raju, Trinetram, Manasantha Nuvve, Amayikosam, Sambhavi IPS.
Few Tamil movies have also been acted by him like Nilavil kalamgamille, Mahaprabhu, Iranyan. 

Some part of English movies has marked his versatality like  In the Name of Buddha, True Identity. 

Contribution on small screen TV Serials is Streehridayam [surya tv], Entemanasaputhri [Asianet], Avakaasikal [Surya tv], Prathibimbam (Telugu) [Gemini Tv], Karutha Muththu (Asianet), Sooryakaladi (Amrita TV), Punarjani Surya TV, Aakashadoothu (Surya TV), Sooryaputhri [Asianet], Mandaaram [Kairali tv], Snehatheeram [SURYA TV]. 

In this way, Shijo Rasheed had contributed in almost many languages in movies which prove he was multilingual or rather a multitalented who managed to work in such diverse movies. This proves his determination towards his career.