If you’re looking for a career in Malayalam movies, you’ve come to the right place. Here you’ll find some of the most prominent actors and actresses in the state. Then, read on to discover why they’re the best choice for movie roles. The list below includes Indrajith, Rajan P. Dev, Kunchacko Boban, and many more.
Indrajith’s movie debut
Indrajith Sukumaran’s movie career began as a child actor. He made his movie debut in 2002 with Oomappenninu Uriyadappayyan. His subsequent roles included Meesa Madhavan (2002), Runway (2004), Chotta Mumbai (2006), and Twenty:20 (2008). Since then, he has starred in a variety of movies, including the critically-acclaimed comedy Kurup. Kurup is based on the true story of Sukumara Kurup, a man accused of murder and faking his own death.
Indrajith is the elder son of actor Sukumaran and actress Mallika Sukumaran. He has a younger brother named Prithviraj Sukumaran. Indrajith’s career as a child artist was largely unnoticed until his movie debut in 1986. The actor went on to star in a role that would make him famous, as a villain in Meesa Madhavan. This movie was directed by Sasikumar and Indrajith has a number of roles in it.
Since making his movie debut, Indrajith has appeared in more than 80 films. His recent films include the comedy-drama Naalu Peru Naalu Vidhama Pesuvanga (Naalu Peru Naalu Vidhama) with his brother, Swaminathan. His wife, Naalu, has a leading role in the film. His daughter, Naalu Madhavan, is also a celebrated singer.
After his debut in the South, Sukumaran continued to make his mark with his acting. After marrying his first spouse, he focused on his career and built a successful boutique. She re-entered the acting world in 2019 with Virus, a romantic comedy written by Aashiq Abu and directed by Raman Babu. Her next movie is the romantic comedy “Thuramkukam” starring Nivin Pauly.
Prithviraj Sukumaran’s film career
Prithviraj Sukumaran is an Indian actor, producer, director, and playback singer. Prithviraj works mostly in Malayalam films but has also acted in films in Tamil and Telugu. His filmography is extensive. Sukumaran began his film career at a young age and was signed by a renowned Malayalam movie producer. He is currently based in Chennai, where he produces his own films.
While studying Information Technology at the University of Tasmania, Prithviraj met Ranjith Balakrishnan and was chosen for the lead role in his debut film, Nandanam. Prithviraj and his father are both actors and he got his start in films as a child. Prithviraj’s family also includes an older brother, Indrajith Sukumaran. Prithviraj is married to BBC India journalist Supriya Menon. The couple lives in Kerala.
Prithviraj Sukumaran was born in Trivandrum, Kerala, India on 16 October 1982. His family had been associated with the film industry for many years. His mother was a well-known actress and his father was making a separate place for himself in Malayalam films. Prithviraj has one elder brother who is also a prominent actor. It is unknown what his future holds, but it is definitely worth a shot!
Prithviraj Sukumaran has had a variety of films in his career. In 2013, he starred in three films, Celluloid, Mumbai Police, and Memories. During this year, he has a number of critically acclaimed movies under his belt. His most popular movie to date is ‘Vamaa’. The film garnered the best-actor award at the Kerala State Film Awards.
Rajan P. Dev’s film career
Rajan P. Dev started his film career in 1983 with the movie Ente Mamattikkuttiyammakku. This was the last film in which he appeared as a villain. He was invited by Thampy Kannanthanam to play Carlos in Indrajaalam, a movie that starred Mohanlal. The role of Carlos became a success, and Dev was often referred to as Carlos for years. He also appeared in Kattukuthira and Thommanum Makkalum, two films that had comic shades.
After appearing in numerous films in various languages, Rajan P. Dev has branched out into Malayalam cinema. His mother is Santhamma Dev and his father is Rajan P. Dev. His siblings are Jubil Rajan, an actor in Malayalam film cinema, and Ashamma Binoy, a businesswoman. The family moved to Kerala in 1999 and Unni Rajan P. Dev has been starring in more than 200 films in four different languages. His most popular movies include Aadu (1996), Inspector Dawood Ibrahim (2016), and Mandharam (2017). He hopes to continue acting with more villainous roles like his father.
The versatile actor was born in Cherthala, Kerala, and spent much of his childhood in theatre. His best role in the 1986 stage play ‘Kaatukuthira’ (wild horse) won him the best theatre actor award. His character was immortalized on stage, but he never got a chance to reprise the role in the film adaptation. This disappointment followed him throughout his career.
While Dev is best known for his villain roles in Tamil films, he was equally good at playing comic roles. He made his debut in the Pavithran-directed Suriyan, and since then he has played more than 100 films. His last Malayalam film, Malayan’ with Karan, is still showing in theaters. While Dev is remembered for his character in Tamil cinema, his devoted fans will miss him.
Kunchacko Boban’s film career
Having started as a romantic hero, Kunchacko Boban broke away from the heartthrob image and took on a variety of roles. In 2013, he appeared in Bhakthi Prasthanam and ‘How Old Are You’. He also starred in the critically acclaimed drama ‘Gulumal’ and went on to star in ‘Kadhavadi’, ‘Kadhavan’ and ‘Kathil’. This paved the way for his success in the last decade. In addition, he has acted in Traffic, Sevens and ‘Doctor Love’.
Born to a Christian Catholic family in Kerala, Kunchacko Boban has a diverse background. He was the grandson of the late Navodaya Appachan, who founded the film studio Udaya Pictures. He is the grandson of Kunchacko Boban, who is considered to be the father of modern Kerala cinema. His parents are the renowned actor Boban Kunchacko and actress Molly Boban.
After his breakthrough role in Niram, Kunchacko Boban continued to act in other films. He was able to establish himself as a leading actor in the following years. He also went on to work with directors such as Mohanlal and Sathyan Anthikad. The latter was one of the highest grossing Malayalam films of all time. In the late 1990s, he had several commercially successful films, including ‘Mummy & Me’ and ‘Sakudumbam Shyamala’. During this period, he was also featured in other critically acclaimed films, including ‘Traffic’ and ‘Sevenes’, and won the Asianet Film Awards in 2011.
The classic drama ‘Aniyathipraavu’ helped him earn the trust of Malayali audiences. As a result, he avoided the pitfalls of ‘type-casting’. The result was a career full of successes and a fan base that stretches far beyond the film industry. Now, the star is approaching his 25th year in the Malayalam film industry. His upcoming film, ‘Innale Vare’, is starring Antony Varghese Pepe, Nimisha Sajayan, and Asif Ali.
Manoj Kadampoothramadam Jayan’s film career
A veteran of the South Indian film industry, Manoj Kadampoothramadam is best known for his portrayals in Malayalam and Tamil films. He has also acted in Hindi movies, but has specialized in Malayalam films. He is married to actress Urvashi. The couple married in 2000 and had two children together, Tejalakshmi and Asha. The couple later divorced in 2008, though they still share a child.
During his early years in Malayalam films, Manoj Kadampoothramadam was an accomplished dancer. He performed ‘fire dance’ and became a part of a dance troupe called the Black Mercury. His skills were soon recognized and he landed small roles in films such as Thampi Kannathanam’s Onnaman and Stop Violence. In Kammatipaadam, he played the role of Ganga.
Born in Kerala, India, Manoj K. Jayan began his film career in the mid-’80s as a child actor. He attended Government College, Nattika, and the Southern Film Institute in Trivandrum. After graduating from college, he attended the Southern Film Institute. His television debut was in 1988, and his first film was Ente Sonia.
The Indian actor has achieved a net worth of $5 million. He is currently enjoying an impressive career as a leading Actor in Malayalam and Tamil movies. His net worth is impressive and his personal life is filled with love and affection. It’s hard not to fall in love with the charismatic Manoj K. Jayan! If you’re in the mood to watch a movie or two, he is definitely worth checking out!
The actor’s early film career included films with a variety of genres. From action movies to comedies, Jayan’s career spanned over 120 Malayalam films. The actor is also the brother of acclaimed journalist P C Sukumaran Nair. Jayan was born in Quilon, Travancore, and his parents were Thevalli Kottaram and Bharathiyamma.