George, a native of Thrissur, was undergoing treatment for kidney disease for some time.
George, a policeman by profession, made his debut through 'Amba, Ambika, Ambalika', and then went on to act in over 75 films including movies of renowned directors such as KG George, Joshie and Padmarajan.
'Innale', 'Chanakyan', 'Sangam', Injikadan Mathai and Sons', 'Peruvanapurathe Visheshangal' are some of the movies where his roles stood out.
The funeral will be held at St Joseph Bethlehem Church, Karukutty, Thrissur, on Saturday.
He's survived by his wife Kochumary, daughters Kanakambali, Kanchana and son Saban Rijo.
Malayalam actor P Balachandran has died at the age of 62. He also worked in the Malayalam film industry as a screenwriter.
Apart from his impressive career as a theatre artist, PC Soman was known for his roles in filmmaker Adoor Gopalkrishnan’s films.
Veteran actor Unnikrishnan Namboothiri on Wednesday passed away at a private hospital in Kannur. He was 98
Senior dubbing artiste and actress Pala Thankam (80) has passed away. It ended at 7.35pm on Sunday. He has been an inmate of Pathanapuram Gandhi Bhavan since 2013.