Antony is an American film actor working primarily in Malayalam movies and he has also acted in other Indian languages films such as Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi. He worked as a cinematographer in Film and Television Institute of India, Pune which opened him a way to film industry. He made his debut by playing a negative role in renowned late director Bharathan’s Malayalam film Chilambu. He started his career doing antagonist roles later has also played the lead role in few notable films. Antony made a mark in Malayalam cinema with his 1986 thriller Poovinu Puthiya Poonthennal which was remade into Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, and Hindi and Babu Antony reprised his role in all these five versions. Babu Antony, a Fifth Dan Black Belt in martial arts, is the only martial arts expert hero in Malayalam cinema to reach stardom by excelling in racy fight scenes. His recent Tamil/Telugu super hits were Vinnai thaandi Varuvaya and Kanchana.
Born on: 22 February, 1966
Born in: Ponkunnam, Kerala, India.