Rosshan Andrrews

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Rosshan Andrrews
Born (1975-01-06) 6 January 1975 (age 44)
OccupationDirector
Years active1997–present
Spouse(s)Ancy Joseph
Children3

Rosshan Andrrews (born 6 January 1975) is an Indian film director who mainly works in Malayalam cinema.[1][2][3]

Biography[edit]

Rosshan Andrrews was born to Moolakuzhi Nedumparampil Andrews and Burney, who is an Indian film director in Malayalam cinema. He gained schooling from St. Aloysious Thrissur and college from Cochin College, Eranakulam.[2] Rosshan Andrrews is a Roman catholic.[citation needed]

Personal life[edit]

Roshan is married to Ancy and the couple has three children: Anjelina, Ryan and Ana Bella.[2] Ancy is the only sister of music director Mejo Joseph, who made his film debut in Rosshan Andrrews's Notebook.[citation needed]

Career[edit]

His first movie was the 2005 Malayalam movie Udayananu Tharam[4][5] starring Mohanlal and Meena. After the success of this movie, Rosshan Andrrews directed another movie in 2006 named Notebook.[6][7][8] This movie had newcomers Mariya Roy, Parvathy, Roma and Skanda Ashok in the lead roles.[9]

His next movie was the 2010 hit Evidam Swargamanu, scripted by James Albert with Mohanlal in the lead role. Following this he directed the Mohanlal-starrer Cassanova, a movie highly anticipated amongst Mohanlal fans which was released on 26 January 2012. The budget of the film was 210 million, an expensive amount relative to the average budget for Malayalam movies.[citation needed]

He won the Pride of Cochin College Award for the year 2014.[citation needed]

Awards[edit]

Kerala State Film Awards

Filmography[edit]

As director[edit]

Year Film Writer Language Notes
2005 Udayananu Tharam Sreenivasan Malayalam Kerala State Film Award for Best Debut Director
2006 Notebook Bobby-Sanjay Malayalam Kerala State Film Award for Second Best Film,
Filmfare Award for Best Director,
Asianet Film Award for Excellency Director,
Amrita TV Film Award for Best Director,
Jeevan TV Film Award for Best Director
2009 Evidam Swargamanu James Albert Malayalam Kerala State Film Award for Best Popular Film,
Mathrubhumi Film Award for Film with Social Commitments.
2012 Casanovva Bobby-Sanjay Malayalam
2013 Mumbai Police Bobby-Sanjay Malayalam
2014 How Old Are You? Bobby-Sanjay Malayalam
2015 36 Vayadhinile Bobby-Sanjay Tamil How Old Are You? (Tamil Remake)
2016 School Bus Bobby-Sanjay Malayalam
2018 Kayamkulam Kochunni Bobby-Sanjay Malayalam

Writer[edit]

Year Film Other notes
2005 Udayananu Tharam Story
2008 Velli Thirai Story
2012 Casanovva Story
2014 How Old Are You Story

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director[edit]

Year Film Other notes
1997 Hitler Brothers Assistant Director as Roshan N. A.
1998 Ayal Kadha Ezhuthukayanu Assistant Director as Roshan
2000 Narasimham Assistant Director

Actor[edit]

Year Film Other notes
2006 Pachakuthira as Himself
Television shows as judge
  • Tharolsavam
  • Nakshatradeepangal

Recurring collaborators[edit]

Rosshan Andrrews is noted for his particular association with certain actors or technicians in his films.

Films Mohanlal Bobby-Sanjay Gopi Sunder R. Diwakar Mahesh Narayanan Ranjan Abraham Sreekar Prasad Binod Pradhan Nirav Shah
Udayananu Tharam (2005) ☑Y ☑Y
Notebook (2006) ☑Y ☑Y ☑Y ☑Y
Evidam Swargamanu (2009) ☑Y ☑Y ☑Y ☑Y
Casanovva (2012) ☑Y ☑Y ☑Y ☑Y
Mumbai Police (2013) ☑Y ☑Y ☑Y ☑Y
How Old Are You (2014) ☑Y ☑Y ☑Y ☑Y
Kayamkulam Kochunni (2018) ☑Y ☑Y ☑Y ☑Y ☑Y ☑Y

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The science of letters".
  2. ^ a b c "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 13 December 2013. Retrieved 11 December 2013.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ Kumar, P. K. Ajith (4 June 2015). "Spreading his wings: Rosshan Andrrews" – via www.thehindu.com.
  4. ^ PILLAI, SREEDHAR (20 May 2005). "The Mohanlal effect". The Hindu. Retrieved 3 April 2009.
  5. ^ "Cinema within CINEMA". The Hindu. 17 January 2005. Retrieved 3 April 2009.
  6. ^ "Season's specials". The Hindu. 22 December 2006. Retrieved 3 April 2009.
  7. ^ "Mixed response to Christmas releases". The Hindu. 26 December 2006. Retrieved 3 April 2009.
  8. ^ da Cunha, Uma. "Mumbai's twin city Stuttgart hosts. The Bollywood and Beyond Film Festival". Screen Weekly. Retrieved 3 April 2009.[permanent dead link]
  9. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 15 December 2013. Retrieved 15 December 2013.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)

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