- We list the most successful star kids of Malayalam film industry.
Mollywood like any other film industry has seen its fair share of star kids making a mark. Let’s take a look at some of the star kids who have made their mark and are gaining a foothold in the industry.
Prithviraj Sukumaran: He is the youngest son of late actor Sukumaran and Mallika Sukumaran and younger brother of actor Indrajith Sukumaran. Prithviraj established himself as a superstar in Malayalam cinema. He is the youngest recipient of Kerala State Award for Best Actor for the film Vasthavam in the year 2006. He made his Bollywood debut with the film Aiyyaa, alongside Rani Mukherjee.
Dulquer Salmaan: He is the son of superstar of Mollywood Mammootty. He made his debut in the year 2012 with the film Second Show. The same year, Dulquer starred in Usthad Hotel. This film received the National Film Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment in 2012. Dulquer has currently become one of the most popular actors in Malayalam cinema.
Pranav Mohanlal: Superstar Mohanlal's son Pranav Mohanlal has acted in several films as a child artist. He won the Kerala State Film Award for Best Child Artist for the film Punarjani. Pranav made a comeback in the film industry as an assistant director to Jeethu Joseph in Drishyam's Tamil remake Papanasam starring Kamal Hassan.
Ann Augustine: She is the daughter of late actor Augustine. She won Kerala State Film Award for Best Actress for her role in the film Artist directed by Shyamaprasad in the year 2013. She even won 61st Filmfare Awards South Best Actress for the same film in the same year.
Fahad Fazil: He is a critically acclaimed and one of the most sought after actors in Malayalam cinema. He is the son of Director Fazil. He won Kerala State Film Award for Second Best Actor for the film Akam and Kerala State Film Award for Best Actor for North 24 Kaatham and Artist.
Murali Gopi: He is the son of late Bharat Gopy. He made his acting debut in 2002 Lal Jose directed film Rasikan. He even wrote the screenplay for the film. He won the 61st Filmfare Awards South for The Best Actor in a Supporting Role for the film Left Right Left. He is even a playback singer and has sang songs for films like Rasikan, Left Right Left, 1 by Two and Premam.
Keerthi Suresh: She is the daughter of famous Malayalam actress Menaka and producer Suresh Kumar. She acted as a child artist in several films. Keerthi was appreciated for her double role in the film. She is now trying her stint at Tamil and Telugu films and has signed lots of films there.
Vineeth Srinivasan: He is the son of actor and screenwriter Sreenivasan. Vineeth has donned many hats in his career. He is a successful singer and a very talented actor. He is also a critically acclaimed Mollywood director. Vineeth is also part of a pop band Malayalee and has produced lots of music videos. His music album Coffee @ MG Road became an instant hit.
Kalidas: Kalidas is the son of Malayalam actors Jayaram and Parvathy. He made his debut at the age of 7 with Kochu Kochu Santhoshangal in the year 2000, alongside his dad Jayaram. He acted in Cadbury Diary Milk Silk Bubble's TV commercial which became an instant hit among the youths.
Indrajith Sukumaran: He is the eldest son of late actor Sukumaran and Mallika Sukumaran, made his Malayalam debut in the year 2002 with the film Oomappenninu Uriyadappayyan. His famous roles are in films like Baba Kalyani, Chotta Mumbai, Meesa Madhavan, Classmates and Arabikkatha. Indrajith has proved himself in negative as well as comic roles. He has acted in more than 50 films.
Last Updated 31, Mar 2018, 7:03 PM IST