Varys was nowhere to be seen in the last photo; art director sunil babu passed away

Art director and production designer Sunil Babu (50) passed away. He died at Ernakulam Amrita Hospital on Wednesday night due to a heart attack. Pathanamthitta is a native of Mallapalli. Sunil was a busy art director in Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu and Bollywood films.

Vijay’s last film was ‘Waarisi’. The film is about to release. Ananthabhadra’s art direction won the State Film Award for Best Art Director.

After studying at the Mysore Arts College, he entered the film industry as an assistant to art director Sabu Cyril. Notable films in Malayalam are Ananthabhadram, Urumi, Chhota Mumbai, Ami, Premam, Notebook, Kayamkulam Kochunni, Pazhassiraja, Bangalore Days etc.

In Bollywood, MS Dhoni has worked in films like Untold Story, Ghajini, Lakshya and Special Chaubeez. He has also done art direction for an English film.

He was admitted to the hospital three days back due to mild swelling in his leg. Mallapalli Kunnanthanam was the son of Ramamangalam Thankappan Nair and Saraswathimma. Wife: Prema. Daughter: Arya Saraswati.