Baburaj (actor)

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Not to be confused with the music director of the same name

Baburaj
Born Baburaj Jacob
Aluva, Kerala, India
Residence Nungambakkam, Chennai
Occupation Actor, Director, Producer
Years active 1995–present
Spouse(s) Vani Viswanath (2002 - present)
Children Abhay, Akshay, Archa, Adhri[1]

Baburaj Jacob (Malayalam: ബാബുരാജ്‌), commonly known as Baburaj, is an Indian film actor who appears in villain and character roles in Malayalam, Telugu and Hindi films. He became popular through Salt N' Pepper (2011) for comic roles.[2] He has also directed 2 films.

Personal life[edit]

Baburaj was born to P.J.Jacob Oleekkal & T.I.Karmali Thottungal. Baburaj married twice. He has two sons from his first marriage named Abay and Akshay.[3] His second marriage is to South Indian action heroine Vani Viswanath.The couple is blessed with a daughter Archa & a son named Adrith. Babu Raj is an Advocate. They reside at Nungambakkam, Chennai. On 14 Feb 2017, Baburaj was stabbed by one of his neighbour in Idukki following an argument.[4]

Film career[edit]

Baburaj started his acting career as a junior artist. His debut in Malayalam was Beeshmacharyar (1994) directed by Cochin Haneefa, where he played a notorious villain. He also acted as a villain in the Hindi movie Hulchul, which was a remake of the Malayalam blockbuster Godfather. He produced four Malayalam movies and one Tamil movie.[5]

In 2009, he debuted as a director in the Malayalam movie "Black Dalia"[6] starring Suresh Gopi. He also directed a movie named Manushyamrugam, starring Prithviraj Sukumaran and his wife produced the movie.

In 2011, he did a comedy role in Salt N' Pepper directed by Aashiq Abu. His performance was well noted along with others.He was also nominated for Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor – Malayalam for the same. With this comedy role in Salt N' Pepper, he became one of the busiest actors in Malayalam cinema. He did comedy roles in films such as Ordinary and Mayamohini. Apart from this, he acted as lead actor in films such as Naughty Professor, DYSP Sankunni Uncle etc.

Murder attempt[edit]

On 14 February 2017, Baburaj was stabbed on his left chest during a quarrel. Baburaj owns a resort in a village near Munnar, and the man who stabbed him lives near it. The quarrel happened when Baburaj was trying to dry up the pond. The neighbour, named Sunny, came to hear this and there started a quarrel. During that, Sunny stabbed Baburaj with his knife. Fortunately, there was no damage to internal organs, but he lost a chest muscle. He is now undergoing treatment in Rajagiri Hospital, Ernakulam.

Awards[edit]

Filmography[edit]

As Actor[edit]

  1. Wonderful Journey (2016)
  2. Poyi Maranju Parayathe (2016)
  3. 8th March (2015)
  4. Mylanchi Monchulla Veedu (2014)
  5. Tamaar Padaar(2014)
  6. Peruchazhi (2014)
  7. Ulsaha Committee (2014) .... Chopra
  8. Sringaravelan (2013) .... Mahalingam
  9. Blackberry (2013)
  10. Pigman (2013)... GM Veera Swamy
  11. ithu manthramo thanthramo kuthanthramo(2013)..... S S Nair
  12. Policemamman (2013).... Sankaranunni
  13. Honey Bee (2013)
  14. Kammath & Kammath (2013) ....as Driver Gopi
  15. Entry (2013) .... as ACP Rishikesh
  16. Idiots (2012) .... as Freddy
  17. Mr. Marumakan (2012) .... as Advocate K.V. Panikkar
  18. Jawan of Vellimala (2012)
  19. Cinema Company (2012) ..... as Sabu, a movie-loving thug
  20. Naughty Professor (2012) .... as Professor Viswambaran
  21. Mayamohini (2012) .... as Advocate Laksmi Narayanan
  22. Ordinary (2012) .... as Vakkachan
  23. Thalsamayam Oru Penkutty (2012) .... Thomas
  24. Vaidooryam (2012)
  25. Second Show (2012)....Chaver Anthony & Chaver Vavachan
  26. Asuravithu (2012)
  27. Manushyamrugam (2011)....Tipper Johnny
  28. Salt N' Pepper (2011).... Babu raj
  29. Pokkiri Raja (2010)
  30. Thanthonni (2010).... Ummachan
  31. Pramani (2010)
  32. Daddy Cool (2009) .... Soman
  33. Black Dalia (2009) .... CI Anwar Ali
  34. My Big Father (2009) .... Chacko
  35. Twenty:20 (2008) .... Nazar
  36. Ayudham (2008) ... Rappai
  37. Nasrani (2007) .... Sayed
  38. Indrajith (2007) .... Hamid
  39. Nagaram (2007).... Lorence
  40. Nadiya Kollappetta Rathri (2007) .... Lakkidi Manikantan
  41. Sooryan (2007).... Kattiparaban
  42. Mission 90 Days (2007) .... Major Deepak
  43. Athisayan (2007)
  44. Time(2007).... Damodharan Kartha
  45. Chotta Mumbai (2007)
  46. Pranayakalam (2007)
  47. Avan Chandiyude Makan (2007).... Sonychan
  48. Abraham & Lincoln(2007).... Ameen
  49. Ali Bhai.... Koya
  50. Black Cat (2007)
  51. Pothan Vava (2006)
  52. The Don (2006) .... Abdu
  53. Chess (2006) .... Sarath
  54. Chinthamani Kolacase (2006) .... Isra Qureshi
  55. Thuruppu Gulan (2006)
  56. Chacko Randaaman(2006).... Karibadam Kannan
  57. Kilukkam Kilukilukkam (2006) .... Vishnu
  58. Mahasamudram (2006).... Rajan
  59. Ravanan(2006)....... Jamal
  60. Prajapathi (2006)
  61. Nerariyan CBI(2006).....Poopparathy Vasu
  62. Bada Dosth (2006)
  63. Highway Police (2006)....... Vikram
  64. Rajamanikyam (2005) .... Vikraman
  65. Lokanathan I.A.S (2005) .... Unnithan
  66. Rappakal (2005) .... Manikantan
  67. Isra 2005 .... Bhadran
  68. Athbhutha Dweepu (2005) .... Captain Mohammad
  69. Amrutham (2004)
  70. Sathyam (2004) .... Mattancherry Michael
  71. Kusruthi (2004) .... Ramabhadran
  72. Chakram (2003) .... Sudhakaran
  73. Kilichundan Mampazham (2003) .... Hamsa
  74. Vaalkkannadi (2003)
  75. Sivam (2002) .... Ashokan
  76. Jagathi Jagadish in Town (2002)..... Rajaji
  77. Stop Vilonce (2002)
  78. Sraavu(2001) .... Shivan
  79. Nariman (2001) .... Ajayan
  80. Red Indians (film) (2001) .... Jumbo Sankar
  81. Raavanaprabhu (2001) .... Natesan
  82. Randam Bhavam (2001) .... Shetty
  83. Saivar Tirumeni(2000)
  84. Rapid Action Force (2000)...Alex Fernandez/Kargil Ghouse
  85. Sathyameva Jayathe(2000)
  86. Mera Naam Joker(2000) .... Rajasekharan
  87. The Gang (2000)
  88. Harikrishnans(1998)
  89. Oru Maravathoor Kanavu (1998) .... Devassy
  90. Adukala rahasyavum angadi pattum(1998) ....
  91. Mimmics 1000 super(1997) ....
  92. Ranger (film) (1997)... Baburaj
  93. Vamsham(1997) ....
  94. Kottapurathe Koottukudumbam (1997) .... Antony
  95. Padanayakan (1996)
  96. Swapna Lokathe Balabhaskaran (1996)
  97. KL 95 Ernakulam North (1996).... A.Z.Stanley
  98. Dilli wallah Rajakumaran (1996)
  99. Mantrika kuthira (1996)
  100. Thirumanassu (1995) .... Albert Perera
  101. Three Men Army (1995)
  102. Mimics Action 500 (1995)...Ramesh Thamban
  103. Special Squad (1995)
  104. Peter Scott (film) (1995)... Gunda
  105. Arabikadaloram (1995).... Shaji
  106. Kamboolam (1994)
  107. The Porter (1994).....Karimpattakaran Kochekkan
  108. Beeshmacharyara (1994)...

Telugu movies[edit]

  • Anthima Theerpu (2010)

Tamil movies[edit]

Hindi movies[edit]

As Director[edit]

As producer[edit]

  • Gajarajamathram (1997)
  • Adukkala Rahasyam Angaadippaattu (1997)
  • Kulirkaattu (1998)
  • The Gang (2000)[8]
  • Thantra (2006)

Story[edit]

  • Adukkala Rahasyam Angadipattu-(1997)
  • The Gang (2000)
  • Black Dahlia (2009)
  • Manushyamrigam (2011)
  • Naughty Professor (2012)

Screenplay and dialogue[edit]

  • The Gang (2000)
  • Black Dahlia (2009)
  • Manushyamrigam (2011)
  • Naughty Professor (2012)

Lyrics[edit]

  • Jig Jinga ... Naughty Professor 2012
  • Thalam Thiruthalam ... Naughty Professor 2012

Playback singing[edit]

  • Maamaa Maamaa ... Police Maman 2013

Television[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "ബാബുരാജ്‌ ആരോപണങ്ങളുടെ നടുവില്‍". mangalam.com. Retrieved 2015-12-17.  zero width joiner character in |title= at position 31 (help)
  2. ^ [1] Archived 27 November 2013 at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ "Mangalam - Varika 16-Apr-2012". Mangalamvarika.com. Retrieved 2012-10-25. 
  4. ^ "ഇവിടെ എല്ലാവര്‍ക്കും സുഖം തന്നെ..!". mangalam.com. Retrieved 4 September 2015.  zero width joiner character in |title= at position 15 (help)
  5. ^ [2] Archived 23 August 2013 at the Wayback Machine.
  6. ^ "Baburaj". in.movies.yahoo.com. Retrieved 2010-04-04. 
  7. ^ "The Kochi Times Film Awards 2011". The Times Of India. 23 June 2012. 
  8. ^ "എനിക്ക്‌ നല്ല വില്ലനാകണം". mangalam.com. 2015-04-21. Retrieved 2015-12-17. 

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