Sameer C Thahir is an Indian cinematographer, writer and director known for his work in Malayalam cinema. He did his graduation from Maharajas College, Ernakulam, from where he found his desire for cinema and photography. Sameer has worked with many new directors of malayalam cinema like Amal Neerad, Anwar Rasheed and Aashiq Abu as a cinematographer before entering the direction field. He made his debut in the film industry as a cinematographer with Big B (2007), he made his debut as a director with the Malayalam film Chappa Kurish (2011). His second feature film, Neelakasham Pachakadal Chuvanna Bhoomi, was released in 2013. Sameer Thahir's other notable films credits as a cinematographer include Nidra, Diamond Necklace, Bangalore Days and Velai Illa Pattathari 2, an action drama directed by Soundarya Rajinikanth. Sameer married Neethu in the year 2013.
Born on: 7 September, 1976
Born in: Cochin, Kerala, India.