Sreekumaran Thampi, the senior film-maker was all praises for Mammootty, in the recent interview given to Madhyamam. Thampi opines that Mammootty is an actor with extraordinary intelligence and that is the reason behind his success.
According to the director, only an actor who has the perfect combination of talent and intelligence can survive in the film industry. Mammootty is a complete self-made actor, who achieved the superstardom with his own hard work and dedication.
Sreekumaran Thampi points out that Mammootty has no godfathers or friends, who contributed to his growth as an actor. He is a complete self-made person who follows certain morals and leads a disciplined lifestyle.
Mammootty is extremely keen to be a the part of good films and makes sure that he has at least one good movie in a year. He is also ready to associate with talented film-makers; including both seniors and newcomers.
Sreekumaran Thampi has earlier directed Mammootty in some popular movies including Munnettam, Vilichu Vilikettu etc. He has recently made a comeback into direction, with the TV serial Bandhuvaru Shathruvaru, aired in Mazhavil Manorama.
Mammootty, on the other hand, is on a high with the highly positive reviews he received for his recent flick Pathemari. The actor is all set to release his upcoming movie Puthiya Niyamam on December 24th.