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Died  2 December 2015
Name  A. Sheriff
Children  3
Spouse(s)  Naseema
Years active  1971 – 2003

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Full Name  Alleppey Sheriff
Born  1940Alappuzha, Kerala, India
Occupation  Director, script writer, novelist, and short story writer
Parent(s)  Koprakada Hameed Bava Raheema beevi

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Alleppey Sheriff,also known as A. Sheriff (1940 – 2 December 2015), was an Indian film script writer and director in Malayalam movies. He wrote the script, story and dialogue for more than 100 Malayalam movies during the 1970s and 1980s. He wrote the screenplays for popular movies Avalude Ravukal in 1978, Ulsavam in 1975, Eeta in 1975, and Allauddinum Albhutha Vilakkum in 1975.


Personal life

He was born to Koprakada Hameed Bava and Raheema beevi in 1940 at Alappuzha. He had his primary education from Mohemmeden school, Alappuzha. He has written several short stories and novels under the name Alleppey Sheriff. Mukkumaala was the first published short story. Kalippava directed by A. B. Raj was the first movie he has screen played for. He together with I. V. Sasi has given many hits during the 1980s. He was married to Naseema. They had three children, Sheffeez, Sharaz, and Sherna.


  • Arohanam (1980)
  • Asthamikkaatha Pakalukal (1981)
  • Nazeema (1983)
  • References

    A. Sheriff Wikipedia

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