Birth: 27-01-1962, Kerala

Sabu Cyril is an Indian film art director. He has won National Film Award for Best Art Direction four times and Filmfare Best Art Direction Award twice. His work in Enthiran has won him international recognition. Over the years, he has emerged to be the most expensive and celebrated art director in the country.


Sabu Cyril was born in Kerala and completed his schooling there. He graduated from the Government College of Fine Arts, Chennai. From 1982 to 1988, he was a freelance graphics designer for companies such as Welcomgroup Hotels, the Taj Group of Hotels, and Madura Coats. 


In 1988, he began his art director career, and has directed more than 480 advertisements, three teleserials and 50 feature films in Malayalam, Tamil and Hindi. In 1996, he directed the stage design for the Miss World beauty pageant.