Director Murali Nagavally passes away today,
June 9. He died of cardiac arrest at his house in Ramankari,
Alappuzha. He was 59. The cremation ceremony will be held on
Murali Nagavally is the director of movies Alexander The
Great and Wanted. The former film had Mohanlal and Bala in
lead roles while, the latter had Prithviraj in the lead.He has also
directed a Bollywood flick titled Fauj Mein Mauj.
Murali has worked as assistant director under Priyadarshan as
well as Venu Nagavally. He worked as the same for movies like
Kakkakuyil, Megham, Kalapani, Midhunam, Hey Auto, Lal Salam,
Sarvakalashala and many more. He was the script writer of the
movie Alexander The Great and had written the story for
the film Kakkakuyil.
Murali had kept very close friendship with Priyadarshan and
Mohanlal. He is also a realtive to the late director and actor Venu
Nagavally. He is survived by two children - Parvathy, Gopi
Krishnan. His wife Geetha Murali died some time before.