MammoottyPublished: January 30, 2015
Mammootty is an Indian film actor and producer best known for his work in Malayalam cinema. His real name is Muhammad Kutty Ismail Paniparambil. He is the actor with most number of nominations for the national best actor award and won it 3 times. He has also acted in Tamil, Hindi, Telugu, and Kannada films. He has acted in over 300 films.
Mammootty 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. he was awarded the Padma Shri by the Government of India for his contributions towards the arts. He is the only actor to win the National Film Award based on performances in two different films on two different occasions, they include Mathilukal and Oru Vadakkan Veeragatha, and Ponthan Mada and Vidheyan. He got an honorary Doctorate from the University of Kerala and from the University of Calicut.
Mammootty was born as Muhammad Kutty Ismail Paniparambil and raised in the village of Chempu near Vaikom in the Kottayam district of the state of Kerala. He married a lady named Sulfath and has a daughter, Surumi, and a son Dulquer Salman. Mammootty’s younger brother Ebrahimkutty is an actor in Malayalam. Ebrahimkutty’s son Maqbool Salmaan is a film actor. Mammootty’s debut was an uncredited appearance in the 1971 film Anubhavangal Paalichakal directed by K. S. Sethumadhavan. His second film was Kaalachakram, a 1973 Malayalam film directed by K. Narayanan. In 1979, when he played his first lead role in Devalokam, directed by M. T. Vasudevan Nair. His first starring role in a released film was the 1980 film Mela, written and directed by K. G. George.
|Real Name||Muhammad Kutty Ismail|
|Place of Birth||Kottayam, Kerala|
|Eye color||Light Brown|
|School||St. Albert’s School ,Ernakulam|
|College||Government Law College, Ernakulam|
|Debut movie||Anubhavangal Paalichakal (Malayalam)|
|Awards||Padma Shri (1998)|
|Home Town||Kottayam, Kerala|
|Parents||Ismail – Fathima|
|Date of Marriage|
|Siblings||Ibrahim ,Zakariah ,Ameena,Sauda ,Shafina|
Mammootty is the chairman of the Malayalam television channel Kairali TV