|Born||12 October 1983|
|Spouse(s)||Jamia Zaheer (2017–present)|
Soubin started his film career as an assistant director in the industry with Siddique's Chronic Bachelor (2003). He assisted directors like Fazil, Siddique, Rafi-Mecartin, P. Sukumar, Santhosh Sivan, Rajeev Ravi, and Amal Neerad. He made his acting début in Fazil's Kaiyethum Doorath (2002) while working as an assistant director. He got a breakthrough role with Alphonse Putharen's Premam (2015) where he played the role of a PT teacher. This led to his popularity as an actor in the industry. His popular roles include in films Charlie (2015), Maheshinte Prathikaaram (2016), Kali (2016), Darvinte Parinamam (2016), Kammatipaadam (2016), Anuraga Karikkin Vellam (2016), Mayanadhi (2017), Comrade in America - CIA (2017), and Kumbalangi Nights. His first full lead role was in the film Sudani From Nigeria (2018) for which he won the Kerala State Film Award for Best Actor.
Soubin made his directoral debut with the 2017 film Parava (film), produced by Anwar Rasheed under the banner Anwar Rasheed Entertainments. The film released on 21 September 2017 to positive reviews.
Soubin assisted several directors such as Fazil, Siddique, Rafi-Mecartin, P. Sukumar, Santhosh Sivan, Rajeev Ravi, and Amal Neerad. His first association was with Siddique in Chronic Bachelor (2003). Soubin Shahir has also appeared in Annayum Rasoolum. (2013) After that he acted in Kullante Bharya, a film in the Anthology film 5 Sundarikal. He made his break through in Premam (2015).
|2017||Parava||Anwar Rasheed Entertainments|
|2019||Untitled Kunchacko Boban film||Babu Shahir||Pre production|
|2012||Da Thadiya||Himself||uncredited role|
|Kadal Kadannoru Mathukkutty|
|5 Sundarikal||Poovalan||Anthology film in Kullante Bharya|
|Iyobinte Pusthakam||Ivan's Henchman||Cameo|
|Premam||P. T Master Shivan Sir|
|Happy Wedding||Matrimony Consultant|
|Anuraga Karikkin Vellam||Fakru/Fakrudheen|
|2017||Comrade in America - CIA||Joemon|
|Parava||Bad guy 1||Also director|
|Mayaanadhi||Sameera's Ikka||Guest Appearance|
|Sudani from Nigeria||Majeed||First Full Lead Role|
|Mangalyam Thanthunanena||Himself||Guest Appearance|
|Mera Naam Shaji||Shaji||Guest Appearance|
|Third World Boys||Subin||Unreleased|
|Virus (2019 film)||Pre - Production|
|Ambili||Pre - Production|
|Android Kunjappan Ver. 5.25||Pre - Production|
|Jack and Jill (Malayalam film)||Filming|
|Trance (2019 film)||Filming|
|Joothan||Pre - Production|
Awards and Nomination
- 2018:Kerala State Film Awards for Best Actor Sudani From Nigeria
- 2018:Asianet Film Awards for Honorary special award for Parava
- 2018:Vanitha Film Awards for Best debut director for Parava
- 2017:Asiavision Awards for Best debut director for Parava
- 2017:Asianet Comedy Awards -All rounder award
- 2015:Asianet Comedy Awards for Best Pair with Vinay Forrt for Premam
- 2016:1st IIFA Utsavam -Performance in a supporting role (Malayalam) for Chandrettan Evideya
- 2016:5th South Indian International Movie Awards - Best Comedian (Malayalam) for Premam
- 2017:6th South Indian International Movie Awards - Best Comedian (Malayalam) for Maheshinte Prathikaaram
- 2018:Filmfare Award for Best Director – Malayalam for Parava
- 2018:7th South Indian International Movie Awards -Best director (malayalam) for Parava
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- MERIN MARIA JAMES (10 January 2016). "Soubin's Chillumkoodu step a hit".
- "Real-life chemistry with Soubin worked well". TimesofIndia. 2 July 2015.
- "Soubin Shahir is on a roll". Nowrunning. 13 January 2016.
- "Soubin Shahir to play the lead in Sudani from Nigeria". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 24 June 2018.
- S.R. Praveen (27 February 2019). "Kerala State film awards: ‘Kanthan...’, 'Sudani from Nigeria' win honours". The Hindu. Retrieved 27 February 2019.
- "Soubin Shahir's Parava Starts Rolling". FilmiBeat. 1 June 2016. Retrieved 3 June 2016.
- "Soubin Shahir Reveals His Directing Plans 0". 7 January 2016.
- "'PT Mash' Soubin Shahir Turns Director". 29 January 2016.
- Rekha Abhilash (7 January 2016). "What's up, PT master?".
- Saumesh Thimbath (29 October 2015). "Soubin on a Roll".
- James, Anu. "Dulquer Salmaan in Soubin Shahir's Parava".
- "The Rise and Rise of Soubin Shahir - nair tejas dot com". 26 March 2018.