Anil Johnson

Anil Johnson (Malayalam: അനില്‍ ജോണ്‍സണ്‍) is an Indian film composer and record producer who works in Malayalam cinema.[1][2] Besides feature films, he has composed for commercials, documentaries, corporate films, short films and music videos. Prior to becoming a mainstream score composer, he worked as an arranger for several other composers and bands in the Indian music industry. He was also directing television commercials in the mid-2000s.[3]

Anil Johnson
Anil Johnson
Anil Johnson
Background information
Birth nameAnil Johnson
BornKochi, Kerala, India
GenresFilm score, classical music, jazz music, pop music, world music, folk music
Occupation(s)Music composer, music director, song writer, record producer, sound designer
InstrumentsPiano & Keyboard Synthesisers

BiographyEdit

Anil Johnson was born on 24 March 1973 in Fort Cochin, to P.J Joseph & Thankamma joseph. His Younger brother Benil George. Anil Johnson graduated in Commerce from Mahatma Gandhi University and Master Diploma from Tata Unysis. Married to Anjana Joy and has 2 children Vivian & Dia. Obtained lessons in Carnatic Classical music at the age of 4 and piano at the age of 13. Started his career as a singer/ keyboard player and later into composing music for Plays, Music Albums, jingles, Documentaries, Corporate Films, Short Films and Feature Films. [4]

DiscographyEdit

Year Film Director Language Songs Background Score Notes
2013 3 Dots Sugeeth Malayalam No Yes
Memories Jeethu Joseph Malayalam No Yes
Drishyam Jeethu Joseph Malayalam Yes Yes
2014 Onnum Mindaathe Sugeeth Malayalam Yes Yes
2015 Life of Josutty Jeethu Joseph Malayalam Yes Yes
2016 Oozham Jeethu Joseph Malayalam Yes Yes
2016 Olappeeppi Krish Kaimal Malayalam Yes Yes
2017 Aby Srikant Murali Malayalam No Yes
2017 Lakshyam Anzar Khan Malayalam No Yes
2017 Aadhi Jeethu Joseph Malayalam Yes Yes
2018 Joseph M Padmakumar Malayalam No Yes
2019 Mr. & Ms. Rowdy Jeethu Joseph Malayalam No Yes
2019 MEI SA Baaskar Tamil No Yes
2021 Drishyam 2 Jeethu Joseph Malayalam Yes Yes

Awards and nominationsEdit

Award Year Project Category Outcome
Movie Street Film Award 2019 Joseph Best Background Score Won

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Anil Johnson". Facebook. Retrieved 7 October 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ "Anil Johnson - Music Composer From Cochin, Kerala". Fandalism.com. Retrieved 7 October 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "ANIL JOHNSON Music, Lyrics, Songs, and Videos". Reverbnation.com. Archived from the original on 22 July 2014. Retrieved 7 October 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ "Anil Johnson - India | LinkedIn". In.linkedin.com. Archived from the original on 8 October 2013. Retrieved 7 October 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)