A multifaceted artist, Balachandra Menon is well known as a director, script writer, actor, editor, composer, singer, producer etc. His debut movie as a director was 'Uthrada Rathri' and as an actor was 'Maniyanpilla Athava Maniyan Pilla', directed by he himself. Menon has introduced many new faces like Shobhana, Karthika, Annie, Nandhini etc to the industry. Now, after a span of seven, Menon is ready with his upcoming release 'Njan Samvidhanam Cheyyum'.
Innocent Vareed Thekkethala (1948-2023) , a veteran Malayalam actor, the scrupulous politician and the former MP of Loksabha as well. In his career extending more than five decades, he performed in more than 750 films and is concerned one of the iconic comedian in Malayala cinema as well as few Tamil, Kannada, Hindi and English films.
National Award-winning actor Nedumudi Venu died at the age of 73 at a private hospital in Thiruvananthapuram on Monday. He had been in a critical condition for some time due to liver-related ailments.