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B. Unnikrishnan (Unnikrishnan Bhaskaran) was born on 14 August, 1970 in Pathanamthitta, Kerala, India, is an Indian film director, screenwriter, film distributor, exhibitor and producer. Discover B. Unnikrishnan's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is he in this year and how he spends money? Also learn how he earned most of networth at the age of 53 years old?

Popular As Unnikrishnan Bhaskaran
Occupation Film director · screenwriter · producer/distributor · Exhibitor · writer
Age 53 years old
Zodiac Sign Leo
Born 14 August, 1970
Birthday 14 August
Birthplace Pathanamthitta, Kerala, India
Nationality India

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B. Unnikrishnan Net Worth

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Unnikrishnan B (born 14 August 1970) is an Indian film director, screenwriter, distributor and exhibitor who works in the Malayalam film industry.

B. was born on 14 August 1970 in Pathanamthitta district in Kerala, India.


He began his film career in 1999 by writing the screenplay of Jalamarmaram directed by T. K. Rajeev Kumar, which won the Kerala State Film Award for Best Screenplay that year.

The film dealt with the politics of water and environmentalism.


In 2000, his screenplay Cover Story directed by G. S. Vijayan was released.

It was a box office failure.


He scripted Shaji Kailas-directorial action film Shivam in 2002 and the thriller film The Tiger in 2005, the latter starring Suresh Gopi was successful.


He was the screenwriter of the thriller Black and White, a television serial telecast in Asianet in 2004, which won two Kerala State Television Awards.

The serial was directed by Viji Thampi.

in 2004, he wrote and directed a telefilm titled Antharangal, which won the Kerala state television award for the best telefilm.


In 2005, he wrote, produced and directed a telefilm, Annum Mazhayayirunnu which was aired by Amrita TV.

The Hindu wrote "The suspense that is maintained throughout the short movie, despite it being set in a domestic, sylvan setting, goes to the credit of the carefully crafted script".

The telefilm won six Kerala State Television Awards, including Best Telefilm and Best screenplay for Unnikrishnan.


He made his feature film directorial debut in 2006 with the action film Smart City.

His second directorial Madampi starring Mohanlal was a blockbuster.

Unlike his previous films, Madampi was a family drama that told the story of a money lender in a village.


He is the general secretary of Film Employees Federation of Kerala (FEFKA) since 2008, he was re-elected to the position three times—2010, 2013 and 2017.


In 2009, he scripted and directed the action police story I. G. – Inspector General starring Suresh Gopi.

The film talked issues like terrorism and communal politics.

In the same year, he wrote and directed the segment Aviramam in the anthology film Kerala Cafe.


In 2010, he scripted and directed the political satire Pramani starring Mammootty as a corrupt panchayat president, which was a box office failure.


His directorial crime thriller Grandmaster released in 2012 was written by himself starring Mohanlal as a loner cop who is challenged to investigate a crime.

Not only that it was a financial success, but it showed Mohanlal in a totally different look and style.

Grandmaster was the first Malayalam film produced by UTV and it is also the first Malayalam film to be released in Netflix, apart from its theatrical release.

It was followed by I Love Me, a romantic thriller written by Sethu, that revolves around a group of youngsters.


In 2014, he was elected as the general secretary of All India Film Employees Confederation (AIFEC).


In 2015, he wrote and directed the heist film Mr. Fraud, starring Mohanlal, which was a commercial failure.


Unnikrishnan forayed into production and distribution with his company, RD Illuminations, which acquired and released the Malayalam dubbed versions of Sarrainodu (2016), Fidaa (2017), DJ: Duvvada Jagannadham (2017), and Bhaagamathie (2018).


He collaborated with Mohanlal, in 2017, for the crime thriller, Villain.

With the film, he introduced Vishal into Malayalam cinema.

It was also the first Indian film to be completely shot in 8K resolution.


After that, he co-produced and distributed the action thriller, Swathandriam Ardharathriyil (2018).

It was produced by B. C. Joshy, Lijo Jose Pellissery, and Chemban Vinod Jose.

It was a huge success at the box-office.


In 2019, he wrote and directed the first Malayalam film produced by Viacom18 Motion Pictures, Kodathi Samaksham Balan Vakeel.It was a commercial success.

In 2022.

he collaborated with Mohanlal, for the fifth time, with Neyyattinkara Gopante Aaraattu written by Udaykrishna.

However, it was critically panned by both the critics and audience, alike and box-office failure.

In 2023, he collaborated with Mammootty, for a second time with Christopher written by Udaykrishna, it received mixed to positive reviews from critics and audiences.