Filmmaker Babu Narayanan of directors Anil Babu duo passed away in Thrissur on Saturday. He was 59. Babu, who is also known as Babu Pisharadi, had been undergoing treatment for cancer for some time.
Before joining with director Anil, he had directed movies like 'Anagha,' and ‘Ponnaranjanam'. His funeral will be held today at Shantighat, Paramekkavu, in Thrissur at 4 pm.
Babu started off as an assistant of renowned filmmaker Hariharan. Along with Anil, he directed around 25 films, including 'Kaliyoonjal', ‘Maanthrikacheppu’ and 'Pattabhishekam'. His final movie was Mamtha Mohandas starrer 'To Noora With Love.' Films of Anil Babu were popular during the ’90s.
Babu’s daughter Sravana made her acting debut in the film ‘Thattumpurathu Achuthan’ this year.