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Alex Paul

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Origin  Kerala, India
Siblings  Lal
Role  Music Director

Name  Alex Paul
Years active  2002 – present
Nephews  Jean Paul Lal
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Occupation(s)  Film composer, music director
Instruments  (playback singing), Harmonium
Albums  Thuruppu Gulan, Classmates
Parents  M. A. Paul, Philomina Paul
Similar People  Lal, Lalu Alex, Ouseppachan, Jassie Gift, Johny Antony

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Alex Paul is an Indian music director mostly active in Malayalam cinema. The songs from Classmates, especially "Ente Khalbile Vennilavu Nee" and "Kaattadi thanalum", made him a well-known composer in 2006


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Personal life

Alex is the son of A. M. Paul, a music artist who formed the first orchestra (in Malayalam: 'ganamela') troupe in Kochi & Philomina. His elder brother is Lal, of the Siddique-Lal fame, and it was on Lal's film Chathikkatha Chanthu (2004) that Alex debuted as musical director.


He graduated and Post graduated in from R.L.V. College, Thrippunithura. He learnt musical instruments from Kalabhavan, Kochi. He started his own studio, where he composed music for several music albums and for TV serials. Alex made his film debut as music director with Rafi Mecartin's Chathikkatha Chanthu. At the age of 20, he started a music institute named, Tune of Hearts. When he was 29, he started a recording studio. On 14 October 2013, he started music technology institute, National Institute of Film Technology (NIMT). NIMT is recorded as the first ever "music technology" institute in India.


  • King Liar (2016)
  • John Honai (2015)
  • Cobra (2012)
  • Seniors (2011)
  • Tournament – Play & Replay (2010)
  • In Ghost House Inn (2010)
  • Chattambinadu (2009)
  • Duplicate (2009)
  • 2 Harihar Nagar (2009)
  • LollyPop (2008)
  • Chocolate (2007)
  • Classmates (2006)
  • Pothan Vava (2006)
  • Red Salute (2006)
  • Tantra (2006)
  • Achanurangatha Veedu (2006)
  • Thuruppu Gulan (2006)
  • Vaasthavam (2006)
  • Thommanum Makkalum (2005)
  • Black (2004)
  • Chathikkatha Chanthu (2004)
  • Hello (2007)
  • Ali Bhai (2007)
  • Kichamani MBA (2007)
  • Inspector Garud (2006)
  • Rajamanikyam
  • Thallapavu
  • Maad Dad
  • kalla malla sulla (Kannada)
  • References

    Alex Paul Wikipedia