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Name: Mammootty
DOB: September 7,1951
Birth Place: Kottayam,Kerala, India
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No of Movies: 14

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Kanavu Variyam 01-Jun-2017
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Became a thorough professional with the movie Thalapathi(1990).


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Full Biography of Actor Mammootty

Mammootty (born 7 September 1951) is an Indian film actor and producer who has mainly worked in Malayalam cinema. He has also acted in Tamil, Hindi, Telugu, and Kannada films. During a career spanning more than three decades, he has acted in more than 360 films, and is only next to Prem Nazir in the number of lead roles in Indian films. He has also appeared in the highest number of dual roles (nine) in Malayalam films. Mammootty is involved in more than half a dozen philanthropic projects aimed at helping needy people.

He has been awarded the National Film Award for Best Actor three times. He has also won five Kerala State Film Awards and eleven Filmfare Awards. In 1998, he was awarded the Padma Shri for his contributions towards the arts. He was also honoured a Doctor of Letters by the University of Kerala in January 2010  and by the University of Calicut in December 2010.Mammootty is one of the Malayalam actors who has attained huge popularity in Tamil Nadu and in others states. Mammootty is the chairman of Malayalam Communications, which runs the Malayalam television channels Kairali TV, People TV and WE TV. Mammootty is also the goodwill ambassador of the Akshaya project

Mammootty was born and raised in the village of Chempu near Anakapalli in the Kottayam district of the state of Kerala, India in a middle class, Muslim family. He was the eldest son of the family. His father Ismail was a farmer and his mother Fatima was unemployed. Mammootty\'s father shifted his family to Ernakulam during the 1960s; his school life was at St. Albert\'s School and Government School Ernakulam. He did his Pre-University course (pre-degree) at Maharajas College, Kochi, and then graduated with a L.L.B. (Bachelor of Laws) from Ernakulam Government Law College. He also practised law for two years in Manjeri. He married Sulfath in 1980 and has a daughter, Surumi (b. 1982) and a son, Dulquer Salman (b. 1986). Mammootty\'s younger brother Ebrahimkutty is a television and film actor in Malayalam. Ebrahimkutty\'s son Maqbool Salmaan is also a film actor.

Mammootty\'s debut was an uncredited appearance in the 1971 film Anubhavangal Paalichakal directed by K. S. Sethumadhavan, which starred Sathyan, Prem Nazir and Sheela in the lead roles.  His only scene in the film was being one among a running crowd along with the lead actor Sathyan. Mammootty then was a student at the Maharajas College. His second film was Kaalachakram, a 1973 Malayalam film directed by K. Narayanan, and starring Prem Nazir and Jayabharathi. This was the first dialogued appearance of Mammootty, who appeared only in one scene in the film. He acted under the screen name Sajin, but later dropped it. His professional film career began in 1979, when he played his first lead role in Devalokam, directed by veteran M. T. Vasudevan Nair. However, this film was never completed.

 Mammootty with Ramachandra Babu, who served as cinematographer in his debut film and actor Saiju Kurup.His next film was the 1980 film, Vilkkanundu Swapnangal, directed by Azad, written by M. T. Vasudevan Nair, and starring Sukumaran in the lead role. The film featured Mammootty, as an antagonist in a supporting role. The voice for Mammootty in this film was dubbed by Sreenivasan.

News About Mammootty

  • Dulquer Salmaan and Amal Sufiya blessed with a baby girl!
    [2017-05-06 15:35:00]
    Actor Dulquer Salmaan and wife Amaal Sufiya become proud parents of a baby girl. Dulqur, son of veteran actor Mammootty, posted...
  • Arya release Kurangu Bommai teaser
    [2017-04-27 12:21:00]
    Kurangu Bommai, being directed by debutant Nithilan Swaminathan, features director Bharathi Raja in an important role with Myna fame...
  • Yuvan acquires Kurangu Bommai music rights
    [2017-04-05 21:07:00]
    U1 Records which is owned by music composer Yuvanshankar Raja has acquired the music rights of Kurangu Bommai and the audio of the film is expected to be released soon...
  • What is Arya's big plans?
    [2017-03-07 20:38:00]
    Arya is busy working in Kadamban and as teaser was out expectations were high. Now the big news is that he would be making his debut ...
  • Mammootty supports Jallikattu Protest
    [2017-01-22 16:03:00]
    Popular actor Mammootty, who is making a comeback in Tamil with Peranbu has expressed his support for Jallikattu....
  • Dileep, Kavya Madhavan enter wedlock
    [2016-11-25 15:11:00]
    Noted Malayalam actor Dileep and actress Kavya Madhavan, who were reportedly in a live-in relationship, chose to tie the knot in Kochi today....
  • Mammootty in Jothika's film
    [2016-10-25 12:29:00]
    There are rumours that Jothika's next movie Magalir Mattum being directed by Bramma will have cameop by Malayalam...
  • Mammootty in Seenu Ramasamy's next
    [2016-09-18 16:24:00]
    Director Seenu Ramasamy is over the moon for his movie Dharmadurai is making waves. Starring Vijay Sethupathi and Tamannah...
  • Mamootty and Bharathiraja together
    [2016-09-17 17:44:00]
    Actor Mammootty today launched the first look of the movie Kurangu Bommai that features Bharathiraja and Mynaa fame Vidharth ...
  • Sneha in Mammootty's movie
    [2016-08-25 13:39:00]
    Sneha is back to acting after a long hiatus. She has been signed to act in a movie starring Mammootty in the lead role ...

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