people love watching films whether it is in the Television or in a theater. In Malayalam, many talented actors
are there namely Mammootty, Mohanlal, Balachandra Menon, Balan. K. Nair, Suresh Gopi, Prem Nazir, Bharath Gopi,
Manoj. K. Jayan, Jayaram, Dileep etc.
(07/09/1951- ) actual name is Muhammadkutty Ismail Panaparambil.
This Indian film actor is also a producer. He acted not only in Malayalam but also in other Indian languages like
Hindi, Tamil, Kannada and Telugu films. Three times, Mammooty was awarded National Film Award for the Best Actor.
For the contribution towards the Indian cinema, Mammootty was honored with the state honor Padma Shri. He won the
Kerala State Film Awards for five times and the Filmfare Award for eleven times. In January 2010, the University of
Kerala honored him with a Doctor of Letters. Some
of his notable movies of Malayalam include
Oru CBI Diary Kurippu,
Veeragatha, Thaniyavarthanam, New Delhi, Karutha Pakshikal, Varunni, Adiyozhukkukal, Athirathram
Ore Kadal etc.
In Varuni, Mammootty played the role as a hunter while in
Oru CBI Diary Kurippu,
he played the role as a CBI officer. In
Oru Vadakkan Veeragatha,
the actor acted as a Chekavar (mercenary warrior).
Mohanlal Vishwanathan Nair(21/05/1960) is the full name of the actor.
His first movie which was released in 1980 was
Manjil Virinja Pookkal. After the success of the
he was labeled as a superstar of Malayalam cinema. This Malayalam superstar also acted in Tamil and Hindi
2006 online poll conducted by CNN-IBM, on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Kerala's formation, Mohanlal
was elected as the most popular Keralite. He won the National Film Award for four times and the Kerala State
Film Awards for the Best Actor for six times. In the
Territorial Army of India,
he has given the honorary rank of
Sree Sankaracharya University
of Sanskrit, Kerala, this actor received an
honorary doctorate in
of his popular films include Kamaladalam, Rajashilpi, Sadayam, Yoddha and
Menon is a Malayalam film actor, director, script writer, lyricist and producer.
Samantharangal, Kuruppinte Kanakku Pustakom, Ishtamanu Pakshe Chiriyo Chiri, Kaaryam Nissaram etc. In
his films, many actors made their debut include Shobhana, Parvathy, Karthika, Annie etc. For Samantharangal,
Mr. Menon won the National Award for the Best Actor in the year 1998.
Gopi(08/11/1937 - 29/01/2008) is a Malayalam actor, producer and director. In 1977, for his role as
the actor won the National Award for the Best Actor. Some of his popular movies include Yavanika
For the contribution in the cinema, in 1991, the Governmentof India honored Bharath Gopi with the Padma Shri.
Gopi wrote two books namely Abhinayam Anubhavam
(Acting, Experience) and Nataka Niyogam,.In 1994, Abhinayam Anubhavam won the National Award for the best book on
cinema. In 2003, Nataka Niyogam won the state award for the best book on darma. The following website links namely
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mohanlal helps you to know more about the award winning actors of Malayalam