Johny Antony

Johny Antony is an Indian film director and actor, known for making comedy films in Malayalam cinema. He is from Changanassery in Kottayam district, Kerala. He worked for about a decade as an associate to directors Thulasidas, Taha, Kamal and Jose Thomas.[1] Antony made his directorial debut with the slapstick comedy C.I.D. Moosa in 2003.[2][3] His other directorial ventures include Kochi Rajavu (2005), Thuruppu Gulan (2006), Cycle (2008), Ee Pattanathil Bhootham (2009), Masters (2012), Thappana (2012) and Thoppil Joppan (2016). Johny Antony made his acting debut with a role in the film Shikkari Shambhu (2018). His acting credits include the films Drama (2018), Joseph (2018), Ganagandharvan (2019), and Varane Avashyamund (2020).[4]

Johny Antony
Born
OccupationFilm director, Actor
Years active1991–present

CareerEdit

Inspector Garud, with Dileep and Kavya Madhavan in lead roles, followed next.[5]

In 2012, he directed two films, one being Masters, a movie starring Prithviraj, Sasikumar, Pia Bajpai, and Ananya, and the other being Thappana, a movie starring Mammootty, Murali Gopy, Charmy Kaur.[6]

FilmographyEdit

As DirectorEdit

Year Title Language
2016 Thoppil Joppan Malayalam
2014 Bhaiyya Bhaiyya Malayalam
2012 Thappana Malayalam
Masters Malayalam
2009 Ee Pattanathil Bhootham Malayalam
2008 Cycle Malayalam
2007 Inspector Garud Malayalam
2006 Thuruppu Gulan Malayalam
2005 Kochi Rajavu Malayalam
2003 CID Moosa Malayalam

Assistant directorEdit

Year Title Director
2001 Sundarapurushan Jose Thomas
2001 Ee Parakkum Thalika Thaha
1999 Panchapandavar K.K. Haridas
1999 Udayapuram Sulthan Jose Thomas
1995 Manikya Chempazhukka Thulasidas
1995 Thirumanassu Aswathi Gopinath
1994 Poochakkaru Mani Kettum Thulasidas
1992 Ezhara Ponnana Thulasidas
1991 Chanchattam Thulasidas

ActingEdit

Year Film Role Director Language
2018 Shikkari Shambhu

Parish Priest

Sugeeth Malayalam
2018 Drama

Anto

Ranjith Malayalam
2018 Thattumpurath Achuthan

Karate Master/ Political party worker

Lal Jose Malayalam
2018 Joseph Parish Priest M. Padmakumar Malayalam
2019 Ittymaani: Made in China Adv.Tharyan Kurian Jibi–Joju Malayalam
2019 Ganagandharvan Prince Ramesh Pisharody Malayalam
2020 Varane Aavashyamundu Dr. Bose Anoop Sathyan Malayalam
2020 Ayyapanum Koshiyum Himself Sachy Malayalam

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 19 December 2013. Retrieved 19 December 2013.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ "Did three films with Dileep, but can't go near him now, says Johny Antony". Kaumudi Online. 11 November 2019. Retrieved 23 April 2020.
  4. ^ "Johny Antony: Making a person laugh in real life is an extremely difficult task". Times of India. 4 March 2020. Retrieved 23 April 2020.
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 4 December 2008. Retrieved 6 April 2009.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  6. ^ "Cycle Movie, Cycle Film, Cycle Malayalam Movie review-Cycle film review-Cycle review-Cycle review". Webindia123.com. Retrieved 5 August 2013.