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Jomon T. John is an Indian cinematographer who works predominantly in Malayalam cinema. Jomon made his debut with Chaappa Kurishu (2011). His well-known films include Beautiful (2011), Thattathin Marayathu (2012), Ayalum Njanum Thammil (2012), Ennu Ninte Moideen (2015), and Charlie (2015). He also worked on Hindi films such as Golmaal Again (2017) and Simmba (2018).[1][2][3]

Born (1981-02-17) 17 February 1981 (age 38)
Alma materGovernment Film and Television Institute
OccupationDirector Of Photography
Years active2011–present
Ann Augustine (m. 2014)
Parent(s)John.T.J, Dr.K.Mariyamma

Jomon won the 2015 Kerala State Film Award for Best Cinematography for the films Nee-Na, Ennu Ninte Moideen, and Charlie.[4]



Jomon completed his diploma in cinematography from Government Film and Television Institute, Bangalore. He subsequently became active in the advertisement film industry. He made his feature film debut when Sameer Thahir signed him as the cinematographer of his debut directorial, Chaappa Kurish (2011) after which he went on become a part of many successful films. In 2015, his work in Picket 43 , Ennu Ninte Moideen, Charlie and Oru Vadakkan Selfie were highly acclaimed, he was soon signed by Tamil filmmaker Gautham Vasudev Menon for the Dhanush-starrer Enai Noki Paayum Thota. After completion of the film, Menon also signed him for his next Dhruva Natchathiram and filmed a 2:49 second teaser in New York City. But soon, Jomon opted out of the film as it was rescheduled, and the new schedule clashed with the dates he had earlier allocated for Rohit Shetty's Golmaal Again.[5]

Personal lifeEdit

Jomon married actress Ann Augustine on 2 February 2014.[6]


Year Film Language Notes
2011 Chaappa Kurish Malayalam
Beautiful Malayalam Asianet Film Awards for Best Cinematographer
2012 Thattathin Marayathu Malayalam SIIMA Award for Best Cinematographer
Ayalum Njanum Thammil Malayalam
2013 ABCD: American-Born Confused Desi Malayalam
Thira Malayalam SIIMA Award for Best Cinematographer
2014 Bramman Tamil
Fattack Hindi
Vikramadithyan Malayalam
2015 Picket 43 Malayalam
Oru Vadakkan Selfie Malayalam
Nee-Na Malayalam
Ennu Ninte Moideen Malayalam Asianet Film Awards for Best Cinematographer
Charlie Malayalam Kerala state award winner
2016 Jacobinte Swargarajyam Malayalam
2017 Enai Noki Paayum Thota Tamil
Golmaal Again Hindi
2018 Simmba Hindi
2019 2403 ft Malayalam
2019 Love Action Drama Malayalam
2019 Thanneer Mathan Dinangal Malayalam
2019 Sooryavanshi Hindi

As guest cinematographerEdit

As DirectorEdit

As ProducerEdit



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