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AjayKumar PB

Ajaykumar Perumpallil Balakrishnan  is one of the popular Sound designer and Mixing Engineers in India and has worked on more than 300 films.

He has been involved in post-production sound work in a movies across a number of languages. He has professionally worked with popular directors like Karan Johar, Ayan Mukherji, Anand L Rai,  Sriram Raghavan, Milan Lutheria, Nagesh Kukkunoor, Nikhil Advani ,K vikram kumar,Aditya Chopra, Sanjay Gupta , Ramgopal Verma,Ravi Chopra Shoojit Sircar  and many more . His films have been featured in prestigious International Film Festivals like Busan, Cannes, Venice and Berlin Film Festivals among others.

Ajay completed his course of diploma in cinema with specialization in Sound Recording and Sound Engineering from Film and Television Institute of India, Pune. He is a guest faculty in FTII, Pune and Satyajit Ray Film Institute and other reputed institutes.

He has been nominated for awards for a number of movies and has won a number of awards including _Filmfare, iffa ,screen ,Guilt india film awards , golbel indian film and tv owners

He is also worked as a sound designer in many films including yahham , dirty pictures ,Mukti bhavan  etc

He brings along his extensive hands on experience and has worked as an acoustic consultant and studio designer and has designed more than 25 studios all over India.

Professional career

After completing FTII course in 1996, Ajay decided to join the film industry with a dream to excel in whatever he does. He began his career as a location sound recordist. He then went ahead joining the music industry in Bollywood, as an assistant music engineer at Western outdoor studio, Mumbai. After working for a while, he joined the Telugu film industry at as a Sound Recordist at Shabdalaya, Hyderabad dealing with Song and background Music recording, Film mixing (Mono) and Optical recording. He then came back to Mumbai and started working as a sound mixing engineer (re-recordist).

In 1999, Ajay joined the Empire Studios. Six years later, in 2005 he moved to the YRF studio as a mixing engineer. In the year 2008, he joined B.R Recording as a chief mixing engineer cum studio head. In 2010 he headed to Prime Focus as Head of Sound Dept and Chief Re Recording Mixer. Ajay is presently with Post-House which he joined in 2013 as a Partner and chief re-recording engineer and handling   sound department.

Ajay started his career in the industry with Satheesh P M and Resul Pookutty as an assistant location recordist. He learnt the ropes of the industry with Daman Sood and Avinash Oak and was an assistant to Anup Dev as a re-recording assistant at Empire audio centre.

Ajay Kumar did his schooling from Nirmala Convent and later CMS School in Thrissur, Kerala. A graduate of physics from St Thomas College, Calicut University Kerala, completed Post Graduate diploma in computer science from a private institute, he completed his Post Graduate diploma in cinema specializing in Sound Recording and Sound Engineering from Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune.  

Movies:
  • Andhadhun
  • Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani
  • Badlapur
  • Raanjhanaa
  • Muktibhavan
  • Setters (2019)
  • City of Dreams (2019)
  • Ravening (2019)
  • 15 August (2019)
  • Luka Chuppi (2019)
  • Why Cheat India (2019)
  • Zero (2018)
  • Ascharyachakit! (2018)
  • Hamid (2018)
  • Namaste England (2018)
  • Bhonsle (2018)
  • Andhadhun (2018)
  • Home Sweet Home (2018)
  • Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi (2018)
  • Karwaan (2018)
  • Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster 3 (2018)
  • Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran (2018)
  • 102 Not Out (2018)
  • Meri Nimmo (2018)
  • Evening Shadows (2018)
  • Hello (2017)
  • Hampi (2017)
  • Qarib Qarib Singlle (2017)
  • Ajji (2017)
  • Lucknow Central (2017)
  • Daddy (2017)
  • Baadshaho (2017)
  • A Gentleman (2017)
  • Indu Sarkar (2017)
  • Bhoothnath (2008)
  • Mumbai Cutting (2008)
  • Heaven on Earth (2008)
  • Broken Thread (2007)
  • Mohabbataan Sachiyaan (2007)
  • Jhoom Barabar Jhoom (2007)
  • I See You (2006)
  • Baabul (2006)
  • Dhoom 2 (2006)
  • Deadline: Sirf 24 Ghante (2006)
  • Gafla (2006)
  • Shiva (2006)
  • Kabul Express (2006)
  • Everybody Says I’m Fine! (2001)
  • Tum Bin (2001)
  • Yaadein (2001)
  • Rahul (2001)
  • Shaheed Uddham Singh: Alias Ram Mohammad Singh Azad (2000)
  • Kurukshetra (2000)
  • Mohabbatein (2000)
  • Har Dil Jo Pyar Karega (2000)
  • Joru Ka Ghulam (2000)
  • Mann (1999)
  • Aa Ab Laut Chalen (1999)
  • Dhoondte Reh Jaaoge! (1998)
  • Raabta (2017)
  • Noor (2017)
  • OK Jaanu (2017)
  • Kookh (2016)
  • Kahaani 2 (2016)
  • Ae Dil Hai Mushkil (2016)
  • Gangster (2016)
  • Zulfiqar (2016)
  • Tuu to Gayo (2016)
  • Hotel Salvation (2016)
  • Naam Hai Akira (2016)
  • Happy Bhag Jayegi (2016)
  • The Legend of Michael Mishra (2016)
  • Guddu Engiineer (2016)
  • Shorgul (2016)
  • Kerry on Kutton (2016)
  • Daav Thai Gayo Yaar (2016)
  • The Blueberry Hunt (2016)
  • Bollywood Diaries (2016)
  • Har Har Byomkesh (2015)
  • The Plan (2015)
  • Tamasha (2015)
  • Shudhu Tomari Jonyo (2015)
  • Angry Indian Goddesses (2015)
  • Katti Batti (2015)
  • Manjhi: The Mountain Man (2015)
  • Tanu Weds Manu Returns (2015)
  • Badlapur (2015)
  • Rainbow (2015)
  • Dolly Ki Doli (2015)
  • Ebar Shabor (2015)
  • Main Aur Mr. Riight (2014)
  • Zed Plus (2014)
  • Happy Ending (2014)
  • System (2014)
  • Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami (2014)
  • Bang Bang (2014)
  • Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania (2014)
  • Lekar Hum Deewana Dil (2014)
  • Titli (2014)
  • Children of War (2014)
  • 2 States (2014)
  • Bhoothnath Returns (2014)
  • Lakshmi (2014)
  • One by Two (2014)
  • Neal ‘N’ Nikki (2005)
  • Hanuman (2005)
  • Yahaan(2005)
  • C U at 9 (2005)
  • Pehchaan (2005)
  • ‘D’ (2005)
  • Kyaa Kool Hai Hum (2005)
  • Lucky: No Time for Love (2005)
  • Sins (2005)
  • Page 3 (2005)
  • Agni Pankh (2004)
  • Musafir (2004)
  • Naach (2004)
  • Hanan (2004)
  • Vaastu Shastra (2004)
  • Papa the Great (2000)
  • Bulandi (2000)
  • Baadshah (1999)
  • Haseena Maan Jaayegi (1999)
  • Jai Ho (2014)
  • Gori Tere Pyaar Mein! (2013)
  • Astonishing Lamp (2013)
  • Siddharth (2013)
  • Once Upon a Time in Mumbai Dobaara! (2013)
  • Ishq Khuda (2013)
  • Bajatey Raho (2013)
  • D-Day (2013)
  • Raanjhanaa (2013)
  • Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)
  • Monsoon Shootout (2013)
  • Go Goa Gone (2013)
  • Gippi (2013)
  • Bombay Talkies (2013)
  • Aatma (2013)
  • The Coffin Maker (2013)
  • com (2012)
  • Ajab Gazabb Love (2012)
  • Student of the Year (2012)
  • Prem Mayee (2012)
  • Celluloid Man (2012)
  • OMG: Oh My God! (2012)
  • Chal Pichchur Banate Hain (2012)
  • Joker (2012)
  • Cocktail (2012)
  • Delhi Safari (2012)
  • Hemlock Society (2012)
  • Chitrangada (2012)
  • Vicky Donor (2012)
  • Chaar Din Ki Chandni (2012)
  • London Paris New York (2012)
  • Jodi Breakers (2012)
  • Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya (2012)
  • Aparajita Tumi (2012)
  • Ghost (2012)
  • At the End of It All (2011)
  • Baishe Srabon (2011)
  • Lessons in Forgetting (2011)
  • The Dirty Picture (2011)
  • Jaani Dyakha Hawbe (2011)
  • Alms for a Blind Horse (2011)
  • Zokkomon (2011)
  • Yeh Faasley (2011)
  • Shukriya: Till Death Do Us Apart (2004)
  • Gayab (2004)
  • Aan: Men at Work (2004)
  • Anji (2004)
  • Wrong Number (2003)
  • Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003)
  • Waisa Bhi Hota Hai Part II (2003)
  • Dhoop (2003)
  • Samay: When Time Strikes (2003)
  • Baghban (2003)
  • Kuch Naa Kaho (2003)
  • Hawayein (2003)
  • Raghu Romeo (2003)
  • Ek Aur Ek Gyarah: By Hook or by Crook (2003)
  • Dhund: The Fog (2003)
  • Tholi Prema (1998)
  • Pelli Pandheri (1998)
  • Tanu Weds Manu (2011)
  • Patiala House (2011)
  • Meherjaan (2011)
  • Shor in the City (2010)
  • Tees Maar Khan (2010)
  • Moner Manush (2010)
  • Break Ke Baad (2010)
  • Soul of Sand (2010)
  • Anjaana Anjaani (2010)
  • Autumn (2010)
  • 720 Degrees (2010)
  • Aashayein (2010)
  • Once Upon a Time in Mumbai (2010)
  • I Hate Luv Storys (2010)
  • Admissions Open (2010)
  • Muskurake Dekh Zara (2010)
  • Lahore (2010)
  • Karthik Calling Karthik (2010)
  • Teen Patti (2010)
  • Dulha Mil Gaya (2010)
  • 033 (2009)
  • Kelkkunnundo (2009)
  • Ek Main Aur Ek Tu
  • Kurbaan (2009)
  • Tera Kya Hoga Johnny (2009)
  • All the Best: Fun Begins (2009)
  • Acid Factory (2009)
  • Wake Up Sid (2009)
  • Blue Oranges (2009)
  • Red Alert: The War Within (2009)
  • Quick Gun Murugun: Misadventures of an Indian Cowboy (2009)
  • Thanks Maa (2009)
  • 99 (2009)
  • 8 x 10 Tasveer (2009)
  • Ek: The Power of One (2009)
  • Barah Aana (2009)
  • Dhoondte Reh Jaoge (2009)
  • Mere Khwabon Mein Jo Aaye (2009)
  • Saanncha (2008)
  • Four Chapters (2008)
  • Hijack (2008)
  • Jaane Tu… Ya Jaane Na (2008)
  • Dhoom Dadakka (2008)
  • Satta (2003)
  • Aapko Pehle Bhi Kahin Dekha Hai (2003)
  • Maseeha (2002)
  • Hum Pyar Tumhi Se Kar Baithe (2002)
  • Dil Vil Pyar Vyar (2002)
  • Akhiyon Se Goli Maare (2002)
  • Agnivarsha: The Fire and the Rain (2002)
  • Awara Paagal Deewana (2002)
  • Mere Yaar Ki Shaadi Hai (2002)
  • Filhaal (2002)
  • Veer Savarkar (2001)
  • Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham (2001)
  • Ehsaas: The Feeling (2001)
  • Moksha: Salvation (2001)
  • Chandni Bar (2001)
  • Ajnabee (2001)
  • Hind Ka Napak Ko Jawab (2017)
  • Rangoon (2017)

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A-1802 Hdil metro polis 4 Banglows Andheri West Mumbai-53

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