Best Malayalam Actors

by darklord-naveen | created - 20 Jun 2012 | updated - 20 Jun 2012 | Public

Best actors in Malayalam, Numbers are not a sorting Criteria.

1. Mohanlal

Actor | Dasharatham

Mohanlal was born to Viswanathan Nair (father) and Santhakumari (mother) in Pathanamthitta district of Kerala, in the southern part of India on 21st May 1960. Starting his career with a classic villain role, he has now become an outstanding actor of Malayalam Cinema in Kerala. Without no doubt, ...

2. Mammootty

Actor | Oru Vadakkan Veeragatha

Malayalam film actor Mammootty was born to Ismail (an agriculturist) and Fatima (a homemaker). He had two younger brothers Ibrahim and Zakariah; and three sisters, Ameena, Sauda and Shafina. He did his high school (pre-degree) at Maharaja's College, Thevara and then studied law at Ernakulam ...

3. Sathyan

Actor | Bharya

Sathyan was born as Sathyaneshan Nadar in a Christian family to Cheruvilakathuveettil Manuel and Lilly Amma. He had served as Viceroy's Commissioned Officer and later joined the Travancore State Police as a Police Inspector.

Sathyan made his debut on the tinsel screen in the 1952 Malayalam movie ...

4. Thilakan

Actor | Ustad Hotel

Thilakan (born Surendranatha Thilakan) was a Malayalam film actor. Widely considered one of the greatest actors of Indian cinema, he was stubborn, uncompromising and very critical of the way lead actors worked in comparison to character actors. In a span of around 40 years, Thilakan handled a huge ...

5. Jagathi Sreekumar

Actor | Kilukkam

One of the best actor ever graced Indian film. He was the son of the write Jagathy N Achari. He was very active in the school and college drama activities and wanted to be an actor from childhood. Since he didn't want to use his father's name to get a chance in movies, he never revealed about his ...

6. Gopi

Actor | Kodiyettam

Bharath Gopi was part of the golden era of Malayalam movies spear headed by P. Padmarajan, K.G. George, Bharathan, MT Vaudevan Nair, I.V.Sasi, Aravindan, Pavitran, Sreenivasan, Lohitadas, T. Damodaran etc with fellow actors like Thilakan, Jagathy Sreekumar, Nedumudi Venu, Mohanlal, Mamootty. He was...

7. Nedumudi Venu

Actor | Charlie

Nedumudi Venu was born on May 22, 1948 in Alleppey, Travancore, India. He is an actor and writer, known for Charlie (2015), Margam (2003) and Marmaram (1983).

8. Murali

Actor | Aadharam

Murali was born on May 25, 1954 in Kollam, Kerala, India. He was an actor and director, known for Aadharam (1992), Kanakkinavu (1996) and Kireedam (1989). He died on August 6, 2009 in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala.

9. Suresh Gopi

Actor | Kaliyattam

Suresh Gopi was born on June 25, 1958 in Kerala, India as Suresh G. Nair. He is an actor, known for Kaliyattam (1997), Commissioner (1994) and Bharathchandran I.P.S (2005). He has been married to Radhika Nair since 1990. They have five children.

10. Salim Kumar

Actor | Adaminte Makan Abu

Salim Kumar is an actor and director, known for Adaminte Makan Abu (2011), Karutha Joothan (2017) and Daivame Kaithozham K. Kumarakanam (2018).