Antony Varghese had no godfathers in the film industry. The man who lifted him up was none other than ace film maker Lijo Jose Pellissery. The director cast him for Angamaly Diaries which went on to become a cult hit. The film had Antony in a rugged avatar and is considered one of the best films of Lijo. Further, Antony is also a part of Lijo Jose's yet to be released Jallikkettu. Though Jallikettu is yet to release in the domestic market, it is enjoying screenings at prestigious international film festivals. As the master craftsman is celebrating his birthday today, Antony Varghese has wished his mentor.