Happy Birthday, Mammootty: Five Malayalam Megastar Films You Must See

Happy Birthday, Mammootty

Happy Birthday, Mammootty

On Tuesday, September 7, Malayalam megastar Mammootty will turn 70 years old. Muhammad Kutty Ismail Paniparambil, commonly known as Mammootty, is his real name.His first film, directed by KS Sethumadhavan, was Anubhavangal Paalichakal, which he made in 1971. Megastar played a supporting role in this film. His contribution to cinema has been enormous, and he has received three National Film Awards for Best Actor, seven Kerala State Film Awards, and thirteen Filmfare Awards South in a career spanning five decades.As the actor approaches his one-year birthday, fans have been showering him with well wishes. On the occasion of his birthday, we take a look at five of the megastar's must-see films.

Dhruvam
It stars Mammootty, Jayaram, Suresh Gopi, Vikram, Gouthami, and Tiger Prabhakar and is directed by Joshiy. Mammootty stood out for his outstanding portrayal as the main character, Narasimha Mannadiyar. At the box office, the picture was a smash hit. In Dhruvam, Gouthami was paired with Mammootty for the first time. The picture was a box office smash, becoming one of the highest-grossing films of the year.

Thalapathi
Rajinikanth, Mammootty, and Shobana appeared in the Mani Ratnam-directed film. The plot centres around a brave slum dweller who befriends a powerful don and the attempts of a district collector to stop them. During its theatrical run, Thalapathi received critical praise and was a great commercial success; movie was eventually remade in Kannada as Annavru.

Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar
Mammootty had play the role of BR Ambedkar, directed by Jabbar Patel, which was released in 2000. He also won the National Film Award for Best Actor. The actor made several physical changes like shaving off his mustache and his hair to get the receding hairline. His portrayal of Dr. Ambedkar in this biopic is considered as one of his best cinematic performances.

The King
The King is a political thriller directed by Shaji Kailas and written by Renji Panicker, starring Mammootty as Thevalliparambil Joseph Alex, the district collector. It was the highest-grossing film of 1995, with a 200-day run in theatres. The success of this film marked a turning point in Shaji's, Renji's, and superstar's careers.

Kerala Varma Pazhassi Raja Pazhassi Raja,
A Hindu ruler who resisted the British in the 18th century, is the subject of a Malayalam historical drama. It was directed by Hariharan and written by M. T. Vasudevan Nair, and it starred in the lead role.

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