Mesmin Santhosh is a Sound engineer who works in Malayalam and Tamil film industries. He has worked as a pre-mix engineer and sound editor in a number of Malayalam and Tamil films of recent times. Another name of him is Mesmin Antony. He hails from Kochi, Kerala. He did his schooling in St Dominic High School and SDPY BHSS, Palluruthi, Kochi. In 2005, he did a diploma program in Audio Engineering from SAE Technology, Chennai. He also took a Bachelors in digital media with Audio Major from SAE Byron Bay, Australia in 2008. He got married to his long-term friend and girlfriend Lakshmi in April 2016. The couple got blessed with a baby boy on 28th Jan 2017. They named him Jordan.
Mesmin Santhosh is currently settled in Chicago with his family and works as the Technical Manager(Audio) for Shalom World. Before coming to the film industry, Mesmin has worked as an Assistant Sound technician/designer in Four Frames Sound Company for two years. He started his film career as a pre-mix engineer with the 2011 Malayalam film Nayika. During that time, Mesmin was working in Aarabhi Record Inn in Thiruvananthapuram. It is an old studio owned by the great MK Arjunan Master. Master composed the tracks for the movie, and thus Mesmin got a chance to start off his work in movies.
Rajakrishnan who is Mesmin's mentor and Engineer for all other movies he has worked in, started his career in this very same studio long time ago. Mesmin worked as a sound Engineer for Nayika. In all the other films to his credits, he worked as a pre-mix engineer. Mesmin was always a part of a group, assisting them with his audiographic skills. An independent project of his own is yet to come. Some of his Tamil filmographies include:
(2015), Saheba Subrahmanyam,Nerungi Vaa Muthamidathe, Poriyaalan, Amara Kaaviyam,Jigarthanda and Saivam (2014).
The most noticeable among his works in 2014 is the widely acclaimed and national award winning film Kaakkaa Muttai. Mesmin was also an important part of some of the chartbusters of Malyalam like Sapthamashree Thaskaraha ,
in Love ,
Ohm Shanthi Oshaana
,1983, Oru Indian Pranayakatha , Thira , Neram , etc. Even though his active career in film is very short, the films he has worked in are more than 50 and he has also got a handful of record breaking superhits in the list. He has paused his works in films for a while and might restart very soon. Right now, he has switched to a television station from films.