Actor-Director Hakim Rawther passed away, today
(September 5), at Kottayam Medical College Hospital. He was
admitted to the hospital a week ago and was undergoing treatment.
He was 58.
Hakim was also a well-known mimicry artist and had done several
stage shows. He had directed a movie The Guard, which was shot
completely with a single actor. Kalabhavan Mani played the role
of the guard in that film.
Hakim made his debut in the industry with the movie Johnnie
Walker directed by Jayaraj. He has also acted in several
movies like Mookkillarajyathu, Manthramothiram,
Thilakam, Vettam, Rasikan,
Paithrukam, Kazhcha, Kisan, Orma
He played the role of a mental patient in
Mookkillarajyathu, a drug mafia member in Johnnie
Walker, an aesthetic society member in Paithrukam,
played a thief in the movie Manthramothiram, a villager in
Thilakkam, was seen as Dileep's friend in Pattanatil
Sundaran, a man at Tea shop in Vettam, a man at the
film club society in Kazhcha, as Mari - the beggar in the
street in Rasikan, a man at the orphanage in Orma
Maathram, and played the cameraman in the movie
Hakim Rawther is survived by his wife Devi Menon, who is a
Ghazal writer and a singer.