DAM999 - CREW
Sohan Roy : Sohan Roy is primarily a mariner and the master brain behind Marine BizTV, the first global Maritime TV channel. He is a marine engineer, a naval architect, a director, a lyricist, an actor and an artist. Know more about this multitalented personality from [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
Eric Sherman : Eric Sherman is a Direction and Production Consultant to Universal Studios, Paramount Pictures and The Mount Company. He has worked with most of the leading writers, producers and directors in Hollywood. Eric is the director and producer of numerous feature films, documentaries, television programs and corporate videos. His work has won more than one hundred awards, including the prestigious Peabody Award for Broadcasting.
Rob Tobin : Rob Tobin is a screenwriter, a writing coach, lecturer and author of some commendable books on screenwriting. He has won the esteemed Telluride Indiefest award for his script 'Chasing Steven Spielberg' in 2004.
Director of Photography
Ajayan Vincent : With Dam999, Ajayan Vincent is the only cinematographer from South India who has captured a 3D Hollywood movie. This visual genius has run the camera for nearly 100 films. His brilliant and bold use of the camera secured him a number of awards as well as critical acclamations.
Suresh Pai : One among the top lead editors in bollyowood who won National Awards two times, is carrying out the edit of DAM999.
Thotta Tharani : He has won National Film Award for art direction three times. Thotta Tharani has worked in three foreign productions also. The splendour and opulence of his sets are a visual indulgence in itself. Thotta Tharani is a Padma Shri award winning set designer and art director.
Ousephachan : He compose the tunes for DAM999. He is the winner of the 2007 National Film Award for music direction. This music maestro is also an expert violinist. Ousephachan has associated with A R Rahman for most of his films in the late 80s.
Shajith Koyeri : Shajith is one of the country’s top sound designers. He was part of the trio that won the National Award and the Filmfare Award for sound design in 2006 for Omkara.He has worked on more than 60 films as sound editor and designer.
Uzma Xina Kang : She was the Chief Assistant Director and Casting Director of the Aishwarya Rai-starrer ‘Provoked’.
Pattanam Rasheed : Pattanam Rasheed is a National Award winning make-up artist. He won the honour in 2007 for gracefully ageing Mohanlal in 'Paradesi'. Rasheed has won several Kerala State Awards also for his art with make-up. He has worked on Ismail Merchant’s ‘Cotton Mary’ which saw him working with Hollywood professionals.
S B Satheesh : Satheesh is known for recreating the style of the bygone era through his costumes. He is the 2007 National Award winner for costume design for the period film ‘Daya’. He is a seven-time winner of the Kerala State Film Award.
V. Srinivas Murali Mohan :An Indian visual effects designer and the founder of Indian Artists Computer Graphics Pvt Ltd. He has been working for over fifteen years as a visual effects supervisor and his latest flicks were Rajnikanth starring ‘Enthiran’ (2010), ‘Sivaji the boss’ and many more box office hits.
Anal Arasu : Anal Arasu , who has mesmerized the audience by synchronizing many breath taking Stunt sequence is getting a break in Hollywood through DAM999. With more than 180 movies in his kitty he became one of the most paid action director in India.
Playback Singer (Male)
Hariharan : Hariharan, one of the pioneers of Indian music who has bagged multiple national awards in the year 1998 and 2009 is also a part of the growing list of highly decorated artists associating with DAM999. His talents has stunned the world with his work in some of the block buster hits like Roja, Bombay, Taal and many more
Playback Singer (Male)
P. Jayachandran : This legendary singer has recorded more than 10,000 songs in Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Hindi. He is affectionately called as Bhava Gaayakan or the expressive singer. Jayachandran has won the National Award for male playback singer in 1985. He has also received the Kerala State Award four times and Tamil Nadu State Award twice. For his contributions to Tamil music, the Tamil Nadu State conferred him the title of Kalaimamani.
Playback Singer (Female)
K S Chithra : Chitra, the nightingale of South India, is a six-time National Award winner for female playback singer and a recipient of the prestigious Padma Shri title by the Government of India in 2005. She is the only playback singer to be recognized by the Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka state governments. Chithra has lent her voice to more than 25,000 songs till date in Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Oriya, Hindi, Assamese and Bengali languages.
Playback Singer (Female)
Shreya Ghoshal : The musical mystic Shreya Ghoshal is all set to tune in with the pied piper of Indian music Ouseppachan for DAM999. Shreya Ghoshal, the four time national award winner will make her debut in Hollywood with DAM999. The male version will be sung by Hariharan. Shreya Ghoshal an established singer who has exceeded the expectations of India with her works in various regional languages.
Prasanna : The talented choreographer has smash hits like Dashavatharam, Chup Chup Ke, Bhaagam Bhaag and Garam Masala in his kitty. Prasanna has choreographed around 300 films and has done 70 stage shows across few countries. He has won the critic awards in Malayalam films in 2003 and 2004.
Prasad EFX Chennai : The national award winner for best special effects in Krish (2007) has joined the DAM999 crew to stun the audience again with the magic of visual effects. It is India's largest post production house which delivers cutting edge technology state of art equipment facilities. The firm is led by a group of over 600 experienced professionals who have created visual effects for some major projects in the industry. Prasad EFX promises to once again create an exemplary impact on the minds of the audience by reincarnating a magical world of visual effects through DAM999.