ABCD: American-Born Confused Desi is a 2013 Malayalam comedy film directed by Martin Prakkat, produced by Shibu Thameens under the banner of Thameens Films.

It stars Dulquer Salmaan, Jacob Gregory, Aparna Gopinath and Tovino Thomas in the lead roles. The film features music composed by Gopi Sunder, cinematography is handled by Jomon T. John and Edits by Don Maax.


The story revolves around two spoiled youngsters: Johns Isaac (Dulquer Salmaan) and his cousin Korah (Jacob Gregory).The film deals about the journey of two young American Malayalees to Kerala


  • Dulquar Salman as Johns Isaac
  • Jacob Gregory as Korah Murickal
  • Aparna Gopinath as Madhumitha
  • Tovino Thomas as Akhilesh Varma
  • Vijayaraghavan as K.P. Ravi Varma
  • Lalu Alex as Isaac John, Johns' dad
  • Sajini Zachari as Susan, Johns' mom
  • S.P.Sreekumar as Lloyd Fernandes
  • Shivaji Guruvayoor as Vennala Gopalan
  • Sijoy Varghese as Police Commissioner
  • Krishnabhaskar Mangalasserri as College Professor
  • Chempil Ashokan as Zachariya
  • Kalpana as Mariyamma
  • Nandhu as Kunjachan
  • Kalasala Babu as Chief Minister
  • Santhakumari
  • Thampi Antony as Thampi
  • Nawas Kalabhavan as Saji
  • Savannah Schechter as Johns' Girl friend

Successful Days

The film had its magical run of 101 days at the Box Office.


SIIMA Awarded the film with Debut Producer in Malayalam Category to Mr.Shibu Thameens