Kalabhavan Shajohn

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Shaji John, professionally credited by his stage name Kalabhavan Shajohn is an Indian film actor, director and comedian who works primarily in Malayalam cinema.[1] He started his career as a mimicry artist in Kalabhavan, Kochi.[2] He received a breakthrough with the film Drishyam (2013), in which he played a negative role. He made his directorial debut with Brother's Day starring Prithviraj.[3]

Kalabhavan Shajohn
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Born
Shaji John

(1977-11-30) 30 November 1977 (age 43)
Occupation
  • Actor
  • mimicry artist
  • director
Years active1998–present
Spouse(s)Dini
Children2

Personal lifeEdit

He was born as Shaji John to E. J. John, a retired ASI and Rejina, a retired nurse, in Varissery, Kottayam, Kerala in India. He studied at St. Mary's College, Manarcaud[4] He has a brother Shibu John who is also a mimicry artist and radio RJ in Voice Of Kerala.[5]

He married Dini on 28 October 2004. The couple has a daughter, Hannaa and a son, Yohan.[6]

Awards and honoursEdit

Year Award Award Category Work
2013 Kerala State Film Awards Special Mention Drishyam
2013 South Indian International Movie Awards (SIIMA) SIIMA for Best Actor in a Negative Role Drishyam
2013 Vanitha Film Awards Vanitha Film Award for Best Actor in a Negative Role Drishyam[7]
2013 Asianet Film Awards Asianet Film Awards for Best Actor in a Negative Role Drishyam

FilmographyEdit

As actorEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1999 My Dear Karadi Rangan Body double for Kalabhavan Mani in bear costume
2000 Kinnara Thumbikal
Kathara
2001 Aparanmar Nagarathil Doctor
Ee Parakkum Thalika Traffic Police
2002 Chirikudukka Dr. Shankar
Kashillatheyum Jeevikkam Police Officer
www.Anukutumbam.com
Bamboo Boys SI Jagan
Kayamkulam Kanaaran
Nammal
Akhila Lineman
2003 Thilakkam Pappan
CID Moosa Police Constable
Sadanandante Samayam
Chakram
2004 Thalamelam Sharavanan
Runway Paramasivam's friend
Rasikan
2005 Kochi Rajavu Car Driver
Rajamanikyam
Chanthupottu
2006 Achanuragatha Veedu
Thuruppu Gulan Truck Driver
Kisan Kuyilan
Pachakuthira
2007 Inspector Garud Police Constable Chacko
Khaki Suraj
2008 Annan Thambi A Drunkard
Magic Lamp
Pachamarathanalil Murukan
Crazy Gopalan Police Officer
Cycle
2009 Hailesa Kuttayi
Vellathooval
Ee Pattanathil Bhootham Police Constable Sahadevan
Duplicate Maikkattu Moose
Swantham Lekhakan
Shambhu Kumaran
2010 In Ghost House Inn Van Driver
Kanmazha Peyyum Munpe Khadar
Alexander the Great
Paappi Appacha Shashankan's Sidekick
Karyasthan Aadu Ramu
Shikkar
Elsamma Enna Aankutty
Marykkundoru Kunjaadu Solomon's Friend
2011 Kudumbasree Travels Suman
Priyappetta Nattukare Mani
Venicile Vyapari Isthiri Lonappan
Christian Brothers
Swapna Sanchari
Lucky Jokers
Janapriyan
Killadi Raman
Dr. Love
Ulakam Chuttum Valiban Police constable
Maharaja Talkies
Aazhakadal Bosco
2012 Kunjaliyan
Unnam
Masters Driver Santhosh
Ee Thirakkinidayil Sadananthan Pattikadu
Mayamohini Sisubalan
Josettante Hero Chandran
Mullamottum Munthiricharum
Pulival Pattanam
Namukku Parkkan Mohanan
Thappana Kochappi
Ustad Hotel Driver
Scene Onnu Nammude Veedu
MLA Mani: Patham Classum Gusthiyum Neelakandan
Bhoopadathil Illatha Oridam
Manthrikan Shekharan kutty
Mullassery Madhavan Kutty Nemom P. O.
My Boss Ali (errand boy)
Chapters Bus conductor
2013 Isaac Newton S/O Philipose ASI Singampuli Raju
Rebecca Uthup Kizhakkemala
72 Model Sub-Inspector S.R. Pavanan
Kathaveedu Johny
Ladies and Gentleman Mani
Proprietors: Kammath & Kammath Kallan Pathrose
Sound Thoma Sabu
Sringaravelan Vasu (Kannan's friend)
Drishyam Constable Sahadevan Debut lead antagonist role
2014 Mannar Mathai Speaking 2 Babumon
Black Forest
Praise the Lord Fr. Antony
Ring Master Veterinary Doctor Muthu (Prince's friend
Ulsaha Committee Babumon (Baliyaadu)
Garbhasreeman Gopalakrishnan
Vaikeetentha Paripadi - Short Film Sadanandan
Njangalude Veettile Athidhikal Rajan
Mylanchi Monchulla Veedu Ismail
Cousins Veerappa Gounder
2015 Bhaskar The Rascal Abdu Razack
Rudrasimhasanam Abdullah
Compartment
Urumbukal Urangarilla Carlose
Amar Akbar Anthony Jadayu Sabu Ambulance Driver
Vishwasam Athalle Ellam Franklin
Rajamma @ Yahoo R Pavithran Nair
2016 Pavada Eldo
Oppam Madhu
Kattappanayile Hrithik Roshan Director James Antony
2017 Munthirivallikal Thalirkumbol Monayi
Oru Mexican Aparatha Shiyaz
The Great Father Sathyan
Adventures of Omanakuttan Vinayak Hegde
Ramaleela Thomas Chacko/TC
Pareeth Pandari
Sherlock Toms Sugunan Master
2018 Kallai FM Abdullah Koya
Sakhavinte Priyasakhi
Orayiram Kinakkalal Shajahan P. K.
Kaithola Chathan
Nonsense PT Sir
Oru Pazhaya Bomb Kadha SI Rajendran
Ottakoru Kaamukan Firoz Khan
2.0 Telecommunication Minister Vairamoorthy Tamil film; debut
Johny Johny Yes Appa Chavaramplakal Jose
Thattumpurath Achuthan SI Justin John
2019 Irupathiyonnaam Noottaandu Abusi
Lucifer Aloshy Joseph
Unda Sam J. Matan
Brother's Day Police officer Directorial debut
Ulta Bhairavan Ayyappan
2020 Shylock Prathap Varma

As directorEdit

Year Title Writer Notes
2019 Brother's Day Himself Directorial debut

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Kalabhavan Shajon Movies - actor Kalabhavan Shajon Movies". NOWRUNNING.
  2. ^ "Cochin Kalabhavan". cochinkalabhavan.com.
  3. ^ "Holding a mirror to modern life". Deccan Chronicle. 27 July 2018. Retrieved 15 October 2018.
  4. ^ "മണിയുടെ ഒഴിവിൽ കലാഭവനിലെത്തി; മൈഡിയർ കരടിയിൽ ഡ്യൂപ്പായി വെള്ളിത്തിരയിലും; ദൃശ്യത്തിലെ..."
  5. ^ "Manorama Online Latest Malayalam News. Breaking News Events. News Updates from Kerala India".
  6. ^ "Mangalam-varika-18-Feb-2013". mangalamvarika.com. Retrieved 30 October 2013.
  7. ^ "TTK Prestige-Vanitha Film Awards: Shobhana, Prithviraj win best actor, actress awards - Kerala9.com". http://kerala9.com. External link in |website= (help)

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